Minnie Wood, MS, APRN, ANP-BC
Director of Clinical and Community Partnerships, Lecturer, Clinical Instructor
Minnie Wood is the Director of Clinical and Community Partnerships at the School of Nursing. In this role, she facilitates the School of Nursing’s Academic Practice Partnerships; acts as a liaison to community partners to expand the school’s education, practice, and research missions; and explores opportunities for faculty practice and community service in alignment with UNLV’s Top Tier Initiative. She teaches in both the undergraduate and graduate programs as a lecturer and clinical instructor. She earned her master’s in nursing from the University of California, San Francisco, and is an ANCC certified adult nurse practitioner (ANP-BC). Wood brings her passion for community health, working with underserved populations, and community engagement to all her work in the School of Nursing. She also maintains a primary care practice in a federally qualified health center in downtown Las Vegas.