Leigh Ann Breckenridge, FNP-C, MSN
Clinical Associate Professor
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Dr. Leigh Ann Breckenridge FNP-C, MSN, RN currently serves as a clinical instructor
in the LCON Family. Although she has taught in several areas, her interests are in
maternal/child and pediatric nursing. She is currently teaching clinical in the maternal
child setting and teaching on-line health assessment to RN to BSN students. From the Loewenberg
College of Nursing, Dr. Breckenridge received her Postmasters degree (FNP); Masters
of Science in Nursing-parent/child emphasis (MSN), University of Kentucky, Lexington,
KY.; Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Mississippi College, Clinton, MS. Dr.
Breckenridge is a member of Sigma Theta Tau and AANP. She is also member of AWHONN.
She is an active member of First Baptist Church of Memphis where she provides health
care education to all ages. She participates yearly as a nurse volunteer for luvmud
(Habitat for Hope), and is an active participant in March of Dimes and Susan B. Komen
walk for breast cancer. Dr. Breckenridge is a nurse practitioner in a pediatric office.
She has worked in the field of pediatrics and labor/delivery for most of her career.
Specialty areas in pediatrics include: Hematology/oncology, cardiology, med/surg and
administration. Her research interests are in childhood obesity and breastfeeding.
Another area of interest is the perception of labor and delivery nurses and student
nurses in the intrapartum area. She has a great passion for children with Asperger's
syndrome. Leigh Ann has been happily married to the Rev. Dr. David Breckenridge for
25 years. She is the proud mother of 3 children, two golden retrievers and a cat.
She loves metal art and teaching 2 year-olds at church.