Western Kentucky University

School of Nursing Staff - Andrea Brooks

Andrea Brooks, MSN, APRN-FNP

Andrea Brooks, MSN, APRN-FNP

Clincial Assistant Professor

Office:  Medical Center Health Complex 3331
Phone:  270-745-4372
Email:  andrea.brooks@wku.edu

Mrs. Brooks began her nursing career in 2004 after earning a Baccalaureate in Nursing from Middle Tennessee State University.  She then completed a Master of Science Degree in Family Nurse Practitioner in 2010 from Western Kentucky University. 

Prior to teaching, she has practiced in rural/community health, home health, and hospital case management.  She began teaching at WKU in 2012 in the Master of Science Degree program and currently teaches Primary Care: Adult and Primary Care: Children and Adolescents.  She continues to practice primary care in a rural health clinic in Middle Tennessee.

Mrs. Brooks is a member of American Nurses Association, Tennessee Nurses Association,  Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives.  She is also a member of Macon County Advanced Practice Network and Lion’s Club International.  Research interests include:  rural health, access to care, end of life care, and use of electronic health records in curriculum.

 Last Modified 7/23/13