Nurse Practitioner, a degree for nurses who complete master’s-level training and board certification in order to practice medicine. As nurses, NPs bring a special sort of caring to their work. Alternate degrees include ANP (Adult Nurse Practitioner), FNP (Family Nurse Practitioner), and WHNP (Women's Health Nurse Practitioner).
To keep herself healthy, Meredith enjoys hiking, backpacking, free diving, surfing, snorkeling, and going to the park and beach with her dog. In her free time, she volunteers with the American Cannabis Nurses Association, an organization that educates healthcare professionals about the medical aspects of cannabis use among various patient populations. She also holds a leadership position in the California Nurse Practitioner Association. Meredith earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from Clemson University before getting a master's degree in nursing from San Francisco State University.