Kristin McCaleb Geater, MSN, RN, CWOCN

Clinical Assistant Professor

(901) 678-3529
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Professional Overview

Professor Geater has been teaching at the Loewenberg College of Nursing since the Fall semester of 2022. The majority of her nursing background consists of Medical Surgical Nursing. As a graduate of Emory University's prestigious Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Education Center, Professor Geater is board certified in all three scopes of practice by the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Certification Board. Aside from teaching Foundations of Patient-Centered Care and Foundational Nursing Skills, she works one day per week as a Wound & Ostomy nurse for Methodist Lebonheur Healthcare-North.

  • Emory University, 2022, Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Certificate
  • The University of Memphis, 2019, MSN-Education
  • The University of Memphis, 2004, BSN

  • Adult health
  • Chronic disease
  • Community/​population health
  • Diabetes
  • Gerontology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Nursing education

  • American Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Tennesses Nurses Association
  • Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses Society

  • Nominee - Daisy Award for Extraordinary Faculty, 2023
  • Sigma Theta Tau Inductee, 2018