Rowena W. Elliott PhD, RN, CNN, AGNP-C, FAAN

Dr. Rowena W. Elliott received a BSN in 1982 and MSN in 1998 from University of Mississippi School of Nursing in Jackson, MS. She also received a PhD in Educational Leadership from the University of Mississippi School of Education in Oxford, MS in 2003.

Dr. Elliott has been a registered nurse for 29 years. Her professional experiences include medical-surgical nursing, long term care, home health, and dialysis, and legal nurse consulting. She has been nurse educator for the past 13 years. She is currently Associate Professor at the University of Southern Mississippi School of Nursing.

Dr. Elliott is active in many professional nursing organizations including Sigma Theta Tau, National League for Nursing, and Mississippi Nurses Association. She currently serves as the National President for the American Nephrology Nurses Association.