Jason Peter is the undergraduate mental health nursing lecturer and clinical instructor. He graduated in 2018 from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with his Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner. In addition he completed the RN-BSN Gateway Program, graduating in 2016. Professor Peter received his Associate in Applied Science in nursing in 2000 from Niagara County Community College in Sanborn, New York. In addition to mental health experience in both the inpatient and outpatient setting, Jason has a focused nursing career in inpatient cardiac, and diabetes and weight management. Jason also received his BS in nutrition and dietetics from UTC in 2010, completing his dietetic internship from Western Carolina University in 2012. Jason is licensed as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) in the state of Tennessee. He currently practices as a family nurse practitioner.