Brad Harrell, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC
Clinical Associate Professor/Director, MSN Programs
About Brad Harrell
Dr. Brad Harrell is an clinical associate professor and director of the MSN Programs in the LCON. His areas of teaching include acute and chronic care of adult populations and graduate nursing education. Dr. Harrell's primary scholarship focuses on health disparities among sexual and gender minorities – especially LGBT+ individuals. He continues his work on abdominal compartment syndrome, for which he is one of two editors for the first international nursing textbook on the topic.
Dr. Harrell regularly presents to groups on topics in critical care nursing, adult health nursing, advanced nursing practice, LGBT health, and health policy. He serves as District 12 President in the Tennessee Nurses Association. He recently completed a term on American Nurses Credentialing Center's Content Expert Panel and serves internationally as a nurse researcher with the WSACS-the Abdominal Compartment Society.
Dr. Harrell is an experienced acute care nurse practitioner who practices as a nurse practitioner in a rural setting providing care to acute and chronically ill adults. He makes home visits to patients who are unable to travel to a clinic setting.