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Sylvia M Vargas, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Sylvia M Vargas, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor

College of Nursing
2101 S. McColl Rd.
McAllen, TX   78573

Fax: 956-668-6302
svargas@tamhsc.edu

Education and Training

Master of Science in Nursing, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, 2013
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Texas Pan American, 2009 
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing, University of Texas Pan American, 1985

Certification(s)

Texas Board of Nursing, Registered Nurse, Advance Practice Registered Nurse (RN, APRN: Family Nurse Practitioner)
American Nurses Credentialing Center, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC)
American Heart Association: Basic Life Support

Research Interests

Health Promotion and Wellness
Improving Access to Care in Rural Underserved Areas 

Teaching Interests

Nursing Education
Community Health
Family Advanced Practice Nursing
RN to BSN Transition 

National Service/Recognition

Texas A&M College of Nursing Advisory Board-Member, 2017-2019
Recipient of Texas Nurse Practitioners Scholarship, 2012
American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 2016-2019
Texas Nurse Practitioner Association, 2012-2019
Valley Advanced Practice Nurse Association, 2015-2018
Sigma Theta Tau International - 181 Eta Omicron Chapter, 2012-2014

Last edited by: krhoades 08/19/2019


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