John Nelson, PhD, CNS, CPNP

Contact

John A. Nelson, PhD, CNS, CPNP, is the Program Director of the AIDS Education and Training Center (AETC) National Coordinating Resource Center (NCRC) as well as an instructor for the AETC Graduate Health Profession HIV Training program at the Rutgers School of Nursing.

John has a BA from Washington University in St. Louis, an MSN (pediatric clinical nurse specialist) from Yale University, a post-master's pediatric nurse practitioner (PNP) certification from Columbia University, and a PhD in Nursing from New York University.

John began providing care to HIV-infected adolescents in 1989 at Montefiore Medical Center after completing his MSN. After 24 years of providing direct care to HIV-infected and HIV at-risk adolescents and young adults in hospital-based, school-based, and community-based settings in New York, John began his work at the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center, Rutgers School of Nursing in his current role.

John has published journal articles on issues including LGBT adolescents, HIV and adolescents, sexually transmitted infections, cervical dysplasia in adolescent women, and anal dysplasia in YMSM.

As Program Director of the AETC NCRC, John is responsible for the continued growth and development of the AETC NCRC.

  • 5/31/2018
    AETC National Coordinating Resource Center, Northeast/Caribbean AETC, South Central AETC, New England AETC, MidAtlantic AETC, Southeast AETC, National Clinician Consultation Center
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors, HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau
  • 3/9/2018 (5/31/2018)
    New England AETC, Connecticut Regional Partner - Yale, AETC National Coordinating Resource Center, National Clinician Consultation Center, Northeast/Caribbean AETC, Southeast AETC, South Central AETC, MidAtlantic AETC
    HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors
  • 1/26/2018 (9/7/2018)
    AETC National Coordinating Resource Center
  • 8/25/2016
    AETC National Coordinating Resource Center, Alabama AIDS Education and Training Center, Alaska AETC, Arizona AETC, Florida North AIDS Education and Training Center, Kansas AETC, Midwest AETC, Mountain West AETC, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, ECHO Institute, Oregon AETC, Pacific AETC, South Central AETC, Southeast AETC, U.S. Virgin Islands, Wyoming AETC
  • 8/23/2016
  • 10/24/2014
    AETC National Coordinating Resource Center
  • 12/5/2013
    National Resource Center for HIV/AIDS Prevention among Adolescents