Dr. William Crowe Jr. received his Doctorate in Nursing Practice at the University of South Alabama in 2014. After receiving his Master’s degree at Southern Adventist University in 2010 as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, he returned to Southern Adventist University for a post masters certificate as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Dr. Crowe currently works as an Administrator at Erlanger, but finds time for clinical practice in a variety of settings including the Emergency Department, a correctional facility, and an inpatient medicine service. Dr. Crowe has experience in pre-hospital care, inter-facility transfers, flight nursing, emergency nursing, trauma, occupational health, correctional health, administration, and critical care. Dr. Crowe’s research interests include topics in quality, patient flow, education, and multidisciplinary rounding. He has presented locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. In addition to working as an Administrator, Dr. Crowe is the Coordinator for the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and an Instructor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga. Dr. Crowe is a Fellow in Hospital Medicine as well as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. In additional to Dr. Crowe’s dual board certifications as a nurse practitioner (acute care and family), he is certified in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.