Judson Smith


Judson Smith, MSN, AGACNP-BC, FNP-BC brings a wealth of diverse nursing, emergency care & fiduciary experiences to AAENP.  Most recently, he has served as the Finance Committee Chair for AAENP. He has worked as a travel intensive care unit nurse, cardiac telemetry nurse, interim Director of Infection Control, Hospital Supervisor, and as an emergency department nurse practitioner in rural and urban communities. Currently, Judson serves as a faculty member and leads the Pharmacology content for Bachelor’s level nursing students at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in Nashville, TN.  He maintains his clinical practice working at a private community Emergency Department. 

Judson earned his Associate of Nursing from the State University of New York at Canton, Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the Chamberlain College of Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing as an Emergency Nurse Practitioner from Vanderbilt University. His clinical and research interests are in the utilization of bedside ultrasound and opioid alternatives for pain control.  Judson is passionate about improving the ability of nurses to critically think within high stress environments and within the clinical setting. 

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