Dr. Lori Martin-Plank works as a clinical associate professor at the University of Arizona College of Nursing and is board certified as a family and gerontological nurse practitioner. Her clinical experience has been with under-served populations. She holds a PhD in nursing from Duquesne University, an MSN degree from the University of Pennsylvania, an MS degree in public health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a BSN degree from Villanova University. She also has a post-master's certificate in transcultural nursing. She received the Distinguished Educator in Gerontological Nursing Award from the National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence in Fall 2019.