Esmeralda Clark joined the school of nursing fall 2016 and teaches primarily in the baccalaureate program in the area of critical care. Her clinical experience includes medical-surgical, and trauma nursing. As a nurse practitioner, she has worked in trauma, primary care and urgent care. Mrs. Clark is a UNLV alumnae, earning her bachelors and masters from the university's School of Nursing. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Association, Society of Trauma Nurses, Nevada Advanced Practice Nurses Association and the National Association of Hispanic Nurses. She is also a founding member of the Nevada Chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses.