Faculty Profile

Jane Tuttle, PhD, APRN, BC, FNP, CPNP

Professor of Clinical Nursing
Jane Tuttle

A distinguished educator and clinician with more than 40 years of experience as a nurse practitioner, Jane Tuttle joined the School of Nursing faculty in 1993 after a stint teaching at Yale University, and took over as specialty director of the Family Nurse Practitioner program a year later.

Passionate about adolescent health issues, she was nursing discipline coordinator for the HRSA-funded Leadership Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH) program from 1997-2015 and has served in the same role for the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) program since 2000.

A member of the nominating committee of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine, she is also a longtime member and board member of the Epsilon Xi chapter of Sigma Theta Tau. She has been honored as Nurse Practitioner of the Year by New York State and the Connecticut Nurse Practitioners Group, and inducted as a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

At the UR School of Nursing, she has been named a Faculty Hero, Outstanding Scholarly Practitioner, and a Distinguished Alumnae. She earned her bachelor's and master's degree from the UR School of Nursing, her NP certificate at the University at Buffalo, and her PhD from the University of Connecticut.

See Jane Tuttle's curriculum vitae.