Nursing at Brookhaven > Faculty > Lorena Cavazos, M.S.N. APRN, CNM

Lorena Cavazos, M.S.N. APRN, CNM

Associate Degree Nursing Faculty


History With DCCCD

  • 2014 - Faculty, Brookhaven College

Educational Background

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with a major in midwifery from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque

Professional Certifications

  • Finishing a post-master’s certificate as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC) from the University of Texas at Arlington
  • Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM)
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN)
  • ACTFL certification as a Spanish-English interpreter since 2006
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certified

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • North Texas Nurse Practitioner Association
  • American College of Nurse Midwives
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society

Related Professional Experience

  • RN, Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic and Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas
  • Certified nurse midwife in Texas and Arizona
  • RN, University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque
  • Survivor advocate at the Albuquerque Rape Crisis Center and at the New Mexico Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice