Program Director

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Dr. Radasa graduated from New Mexico State University with a BSN in 1999 and an MSN in 2002. Her MSN track was as a Medical-Surgical Clinical Nurse Specialist. Between 2011 and 2016 she attended University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), where she received first her Post Master's Certificate in the FNP, then a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree and a second Post-Masters Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Dr. Radasa has taught in the BSN & MSN programs at New Mexico...

  • Post-Masters Certificate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, New Mexico State University, 2016
  • Doctorate Nursing Practice, University of Texas at El Paso, 2015
  • Post-Masters Certificate...

Full-Time Faculty

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Dr. Jo Loomis is a Family Nurse Practitioner and an Assistant Professor at the University of San Francisco School of Nursing and Health Professions. Dr. Loomis received her DNP from the University of Minnesota and has maintained certifications in the women’s health areas of lactation and menopause as well as certification as a Simulation Healthcare Educator (CHSE). Dr. Loomis is a family nurse practitioner with a focus on primary care and women's health. She focuses on lactation, perinatal care...

  • DNP, University of Minnesota
  • MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, San Jose State University
  • BSN, University of Missouri
  • Primary care
  • Perinatal care
  • Lactation support
  • Menopause support
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Dr. Van Leuven is an experienced NP actively engaged in practice while teaching.

  • Western Univ of Health Sciences, FNP Cert, 1999
  • UCSF, PhD in Nursing, 1996
  • USF, MS, Community Health Systems, 1988
  • J Sergeant Reynolds, Critical Care, Cert, 1980
  • Univ of Delaware, BSN, 1978
  • Disease management
  • Practice management
  • Post-acute care

Part-Time Faculty

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Alexa C. Curtis received her PhD in nursing from the University of California, San Francisco in the Department of Community Health Systems. She is a practicing family and psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner at a substance use disorder facility in rural Northern California. Her area of interest includes improving access to under-served populations through advanced practice nursing services, particularly for rural youth and other vulnerable populations in rural communities.

  • PhD, Nursing, Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco
  • PMHNP Post-doctoral Certificate, University of San Francisco
  • MPH, University of San Francisco
  • MS, Nursing, Family...