“As a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, I have always thought of myself as a nurse first, one who listens, cares and educates. My goal as a practitioner is to help families obtain and maintain optimal health by providing knowledge, support and professional guidance.”

Education

Certification

Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Aurora, CO

Graduate School

Wright State University
Master of Science in Nursing
Dayton, OH
1989

Webster College
Human Relations and Counseling
Webster Groves, MO

Undergraduate School

St. Louis University
Bachelor of Nursing
St. Louis, MO
1973

Professional Associations

Alpha Sigma Nu, National Jesuit Honor Society (AΣN)
Member

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)
Fellow

Personal Interests

Joan, her husband, and three children are delighted to be back in Maryland after numerous military moves.

Biography

Mrs. Joan MacLeod was a native of upstate New York. She received her BSN from St. Louis University and is a member of Alpha Sigma Nu, National Jesuit Honor Society. She is a graduate of Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program in Denver, Colorado. She later received her MSN from Wright State University and an MA from Webster College in Human Relations and Counseling.

Joan is board certified by the National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners & Nurses and is an NAPNAP fellow and a member of the local chapter.