Doris Sturcken is a Family Nurse Practitioner with a post-Masters certification in nephrology who joined NAPC in 2004 in clinical and research capacities. She obtained her Masters Degree at Medical College of Georgia and is certified by The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and American Nephrology Nurses Association. Doris is a member of several organizations including American Society of Nephrology and National Kidney Foundation Council of Advanced Practitioners. With a love for education, she has been a nephrology guest lecturer in public and academic settings and volunteers as a preceptor for student practitioners. Doris and her husband, Ed, live in Evans. She loves time with her family, traveling, photography, kayaking and herb gardening.