Tracy Thornton

DNP, RN, ACNS-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Nursing

Contact

1610 Ben Graves Drive
Nursing Building
Room 317
Huntsville, AL 35899
Campus Map

256.824.6022
tracy.thornton@uah.edu

Biography

Tracy Thornton's Curriculum Vitae


Education

  • DNP, University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • MSN, University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • BSN, University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • ADN, Calhoun Community College
  • LPN, Calhoun Community College
  • Combat Medic, Fort Sam Houston
  • Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist, Board Certified, 2014- present, AACN
  • CPR Instructor, 2007- Present, AHA
  • ACLS Instructor, 2007-Present, AHA
  • PALS Certification- 2007- Present

Clinical Expertise

  • Critical Care
  • Adult Health

Expertise

  • The use of Screening Tools in the triage area of the emergency room
  • The use of CO2 detectors in the emergency room during respiratory difficulty or failure
  • Teaching strategies: Best tools for the trade