Clarissa Palmer MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
After her graduation from The University of Florida with her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Science, Clarissa began her Nursing career at UF Health Shands hospital on a cardiac step-down unit. Her experience there inspired her to continue her education at Emory University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude, earning both her Bachelor’s and Master’s of Science in Nursing. Clarissa is a board- certified Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She also holds a BLS certification from the American Heart Association. Clarissa is passionate about her role as a Family Nurse Practitioner and prides herself on providing quality health care with a primary focus in Type 1 Diabetes.
In her off hours, Clarissa relishes spending time with her fiancé and engaging in various outdoor activities. She also enjoys running and participates in 5K’s whenever the opportunity presents itself.