Associate Instructor Nancy Duckworth joined UCF in 2015 after a clinical career spanning three decades. Deeply committed to undergraduate education, she serves as faculty advisor for the UCF Student Nurses’ Association at UCF Cocoa. In 2017, she was honored by the Florida Nurses Association with the Heather Scaglione Award for her outstanding contributions to support the work of the Florida Nursing Students’ Association. Her areas of expertise include maternal, neonatal and pediatric care, as well as mental health.

  • MSN, University of South Alabama
  • BSN, University of Michigan
Selected Awards & Honors
  • Heather Scaglione Award, Florida Nurses Association, 2017
Selected Professional Activities
  • Faculty Advisor, UCF Student Nurses’ Association – Cocoa Campus
  • Sigma Honor Society of Nursing: Rho Chapter
  • Florida Nurses Association

Expertise & Research

  • Community Health
  • Maternal Health
  • Mental Health / Psychiatric
  • Pediatrics / Neonatal
  • Population Health: Neonatal
  • Public Health