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Dr. Tamara Thompson

Assistant Professor

Office: Harry S. Downs Center for Continuing Education & College of Health
School of Nursing
College of Health



BS, Biology, Hampton University, 1997

BSN, Nursing, University of West Georgia, 2008

MA, Health Promotion, University of Iowa, 2000

MPH, Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Iowa, 2002

MS, Clinical Informatics and Leadership, Georgia State University, 2010


Tamara N. Thompson, “Give A Hoot About Compliance”, Compliance & Ethics Week, Shepherd Center –  2017

Tamara N. Thompson, 2020 Beyond COVID: The Aftermath on Mental Health, Gwinnett County HOSA Chapters September 2020

Tamara N. Thompson, Accessibility & Inclusion, Connect The Dots, Shepherd Center –  2018

Tamara N. Thompson, Code of Conduct, Health Care Laws, Privacy & Confidentiality, Cybersecurity, 2018 New Hire Orientation, Shepherd Center –  2018

Tamara N. Thompson, , DNP Immersion, University of Alabama –  2014

Service to the University & University System of Georgia

University, Institutional Review Board Committee, Committee Member –  2020 to 2020

Department, Student and Community Relations Committee, Committee Member –  2018 to Present

University, Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Committee Member –  2020 to 2020

Service to the Profession

Member, Hospitals for Humanity Advisory Board 2018

Member, Navigate Hope Advisory Board 2020 to Present

Member, Shiloh High School Advisory Board 2020 to Present

Service to the Community

Other, DBHDD Teen Maze 2020 to Present

Other, Kaiser Corporate Run 2018

Other, NAMI Walks 2020 to Present

Other, Polar Plunge for Mental Health 2020 to Present

Other, Salt N Pepper Kickball Divas 2019

Program Organizer, Toiletry Drive Organizer for Mental Health of America of GA 2018