Assistant Professor and Associate Program Director for Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Education
Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
920 Madison, #506
Memphis, TN 38163
Lorena M. Thompson, CRNA, DNP is currently the Assistant Program Director of Clinical Education: Nurse Anesthesia Option. Dr. Thompson graduated with her BSN from Union University in 2003. She completed her MSN in 2007 and DNP in 2009 with an emphasis in anesthesia from the University of Tennessee: Health Science Center at Memphis, TN. She currently works full time for the Memphis Anesthesia Group while providing and teaching all components of anesthesia clinically to UTHSC students. She began working as an instructor at UTHSC: Anesthesia option in 2008 and was promoted to her current position in January of 2010. Dr. Thompson is a member of the AANA, TANA, and Sigma Theta Tau.