Inspiring Stories from UCF Alumni and Students
As caregivers, innovators, educators and
leaders, Knight nurses are making a difference in the lives of patients,
students and the community each and every day.
Their compassion, service, excellence and
integrity inspire us to continue to reach for the stars.
By sharing their personal stories, it is our goal to not only inspire you but also a future generation of nurse leaders.
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Pediatric Emergency Department Nurse at the Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children
Patricia M. Delgado
’08, ’10, ’15MSN, ’18DNP, APRN
Volunteer Nurse Practitioner at Shepherd’s Hope Health Center; Nurse Practitioner at the Orlando Dermatology and Skin Cancer Surgery Center
PhD, RN, MSN, MBA, '91BSN
Dean's Advisory Board; Assistant Dean of Business Development and Strategic Relationships, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing
’12PhD, MS, BSN, RNC-OB
Supervisor of Perinatal Practice, Education, Research and Lactation at Lee Health
Emergency Department Nurse, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando Health
John W. Rothwell, III
'18DNP, ’15MSN, ’13BSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Veterans Evaluation Services Adjunct Faculty; Contract Nurse Practitioner at MedFast Urgent Care Centers; Schumacher Clinical Partners; Former Flight Medic in United States Army
Associate Professor at the Washington State University (WSU) College of Nursing, Affiliate Professor for WSU School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
’17MSN, RN, CHSE
Patient Experience Project Manager/Consultant for AdventHealth