Dr. Thompson earned a PhD in Nursing from the University of Maryland at Baltimore and a MS in Nursing and BSN from the University of Michigan. She completed a post-master’s certificate in nursing education at Western Michigan University.
Dr. Thompson teaches in the undergraduate programs at the University of Tennessee, College of Nursing. Her areas of specialty are statistics, curriculum development, and program evaluation.
Dr. Thompson is a CCNE Team Leader for Nursing Program Accreditation. She is a volunteer at the American Red Cross.