A PH Nurse Story
Melisa Wilson, APRN, BC
Orlando Heart Center, Orlando, Fla.
Melisa Wilson was recently elected as the chair-elect of PHPN. Melisa has been an active member of PHPN since 2007 and has served as the Symposium Committee Chair since 2009. Melisa is a licensed acute care nurse practitioner and is nationally certified through the American Nurses Credential Center. She has been a provider with James H. Tarver, III, MD, at the Orlando Heart Center since January 2007. Melisa helped develop the pulmonary hypertension nursing and pharmacy curriculum at the Florida Hospital and Orlando Health Systems. She is also an adjunct instructor for the Florida State University College of Nursing and is very involved with the Orlando PH support group.