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College of Nursing

MSC09 5350
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 1-800-690-0934

Debra Smith

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Principal Lecturer

Curriculum Vitae


(505) 272-0860

Debby Smith has been an Instructor at the University of New Mexico, College of Nursing since 1995. She earned her BSN in 1985, and MSN in 1995, both from UNM. Ms. Smith’s teaching experience has primarily focused on undergraduate students in classroom, lab and clinical settings, but has also taught online courses in the RN to BSN program and MSN education concentration. Clinical experience has been primarily in adult critical care settings. She provides concept-based curriculum consultations to nursing schools across the country.