Nakiesha Shepherd, MSN, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
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Ms. Nakiesha Shepherd teaches Introduction to Medical Surgical Nursing Practicum at
the University of Memphis Loewenberg College of Nursing. In the past she has taught
Nursing Concepts, Pathophysiology, Adult Health, and Critical Care. Ms. Shepherd
obtained both a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and a Master's of Science in
Nursing (MSN) from Samford University in Birmingham, AL. Her research interest includes
strategies for utilizing innovative teaching/learning methods and health disparities.
Ms. Shepherd is a member of the Alabama League for Nursing and the National League
for nursing. Her previous service includes the Student Affairs Committee, March of
Dimes, and Search your Heart.