Dr. Traci Brackin is a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner. Her previous experience includes a career in Maryville, Tennessee as a wound, foot, and continence nurse practitioner. Dr. Brackin has practiced as a wound care specialist for 6 years, which includes multiple settings such as acute care, skilled care, long-term care, and home visits. She is the 2019 recipient of Tennessee Wesleyan University’s Outstanding Alumni Award and is the first nurse recipient. She has presented both nationally and internationally.