Patricia McPhearson Prechter, RN, MSN, EdD




  • Ed.D, Curriculum and Instruction, University of New Orleans
  • MSN, Pediatrics, University of Alabama
  • BSN, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Mississippi


  • Awarded the Notre Dame Class of 56 Endowed Professorship II
  • Awarded the Eminent Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Hospital Endowed Professorship I
  • Trustee on the Boards of Trustees of Baptist Community Ministries (BCM) and the Christian Health Ministries (CHM)
  • Nominated for Who’s Who in HealthCare
  • Item  writer for NCLEX
  • Nominated as one of New Orleans Citi Business Women of the Year
  • Nominated as one of New Orleans Citi Business Women of the Year
  • Commissioned as a member of the Louisiana Health Care Commission
  • Elected into Who's Who American Universities and Colleges
  • Inducted into Kappa Gamma Pi, The National Catholic College Graduate Honor Society
  • Inducted to Xi Psi Chapter At Large, Sigma Theta Tau
  • Elected to Alpha Theta Epsilon
  • Charter Member in Women in Military Service for America Memorial Foundation
  • Elected to Kappa Delta Pi
  • New Orleans District Nurses Association “Great One Hundred Nurse”
  • Elected to Phi Delta Kappa
  • Elected to Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing


  • National League for Nursing
  • American Nurses Association
  • National Student Nurse Association
  • Phi Delta Kappa
  • Kappa Delta Pi
  • Association of Military Surgeons of the United States
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society
  • Xi Psi Chapter at Large


Louisiana State Board of Nursing
17373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

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