Kimberly Smith, MSN, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor

Phone:  901-678-2861
Fax:  901-678-4906
E-mail:  kacatron@memphis.edu
Office:  3521 Community Health Building
Kimberly Catron 


Teaching:
Professor Smith currently teaches Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Clinical Practicum at the Memphis Campus and Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing at the Lambuth Campus in Jackson, TN.

Service:
She currently serves on the Student Affairs committee. She is very active within her community and church where she serves as the Healthcare Ministry Coordinator. In fall 2012 she participated in the Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) Conference with the Herff College of Engineering (University of Memphis) as a facilitator.

Education:

Diploma in Nursing, St. Joseph School of Nursing
Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN), Baptist College of Health Sciences
Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN), University of Memphis
Practice:
She has approximately thirteen years of psychiatric mental health nursing experience and a certified Crisis Intervention Prevention (CPI) instructor.

More:
Professor Smith has one daughter (Kennedy). She loves to read and to travel. Most of all she loves to laugh. Her favorite quote is: "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived-that is to have succeeded," by Ralph Waldo Emerson.