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Our Mission

The NMHC is in congruence with the mission of School of Nursing, reflecting commitment to research excellence, academic leadership and community service. The NMHC strives to enhance opportunities for education, scholarship and research for nursing faculty and students through studying and using best practices and innovative approaches to healthcare and service delivery. The NMHC will be a premier multidisciplinary educational environment for students to develop exemplary healthcare skills with patients across the life span.

Contact Information

Phone: 302-831-3195
Fax: 302-831-3193
Email: NM-HC@udel.edu


Located on the STAR Campus Health Sciences Complex, 540 South College Avenue; Suite 130, Newark, DE 19713

Appointments & Office Hours: All office visits are by appointment during the hours listed below.
Same-day appointments are available (call 831-3195)

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Friday:  8 a.m. - 12 p.m.


Allen Prettyman, PhD, MSN, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner; NMHC Director;
SON Nurse Practitioner Program Coordinator



Jenny Hughes

Jenny Hughes, MSN, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner; SON Instructor




Beatrice Gaynor, MSN, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner



Hal Kramer, MD
Stony Batter Family Medicine
Family Practice Collaborating Physician

Ju Young Shin, PhD, APN, ANP-C
Nurse Practitioner, Assistant Professor

Susan Cross-Skinner, MSN, ANP-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Instructor

Julia Jordan, MSN, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner


Jane Ruggiero, BS
NMHC Business Manager

Patti Szwetkowski, AA
NMHC Receptionist