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Wanda T. Bradshaw
Tel: (919) 681-3243
Office: 3045 Pearson Building
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Wanda T. Bradshaw, MSN, RN, NNP-BC, PNP, CCRN

Assistant Professor

  • Brief Bio

    Wanda Bradshaw is the Specialty Director of the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner and the Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist specialties in the MSN Program. She has extensive experience in neonatal critical care and is a certified instructor in PALS, and BLS. She is also a certified instructor for the AAP-NRP Neonatal Resuscitation Program, and has provided NRP instruction for Duke University Medical Center housestaff since 2002.

    Ms. Bradshaw earned a BSN from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She earned a Master of Science in Nursing degree in the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner specialty and a Post-Master’s Certificate as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner at the Duke University School of Nursing. She has served as an item writer for neonatal certification examinations for the CCRN and the National Certification Corporation. She is a member of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses, the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners, and Sigma Theta Tau.

    Academic Program Affiliations

    Master of Science in Nursing Program


    MSNDuke University

    Professional Certifications

    NNPNeonatal Nurse Practitioner
    CCRNCertified in Acute/Critical Care Nursing, Pediatric
    NRPAAP/NRP Neonatal Resuscitation Instructor
    PALSPediatric Advanced Life Support Instructor

    Research Interests

    ● Endotracheal suctioning
    ● Infant nutrition
    ● Legal issues pertaining to neonatal care

    Clinical Interests

    As a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Wanda Bradshaw works closely with babies and their families in the Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery at Duke University Medical Center.