Michael Scott Urton DNP, RN, AGCNS-BC

CNS Concentration Director , East Carolina University

Dr. Michael Urton is an adult-gerontology clinical nurse specialist and is currently the CNS Concentration Director at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. He has been a med-surg nurse for nearly two decades, initially on a variety of inpatient units and then later as a clinical nurse specialist specializing in acute and chronic pain management. Dr. Urton is retired from the United States Navy after 22 years of service as a Navy Nurse. He has presented and published nationally on a variety of pain management topics and most recently completed a term of service on the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists’ Opioid and Pain Management Task Force.