Justin Fontenot DNP, RN, NEA-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Dr. Justin Fontenot (he/him/his) is a 21-year nursing veteran with experience in a variety of settings including medical-surgical nursing, home care, and end-of-life care. Dr. Fontenot is currently a full-time assistant professor of nursing at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He is an associate editor of the peer-reviewed journal Teaching and Learning in Nursing. As a feminine presenting gay male in the deep South, Dr. Fontenot is an advocate for the equal treatment of the LGBTQIA+ community. His program of research is in clinical pedagogy, the nursing care of LGBTQIA+ patients, and the nursing care of community-dwelling adults.