John Michael Briley, DNP, RN, APRN, BC.
John Michael Briley, DNP, RN, APRN, BC, received the 2008 Most
Supportive Alumnus Award from the University of Tennessee Health Science
Center College of Nursing. A native of West Tennessee, Briley earned his
Bachelor of Science degree from Freed-Hardeman University in 1991 where
he currently serves on the advisory board and is an associate professor
of nursing. In 1994, he was awarded a Master's of Science in
nursing from Vanderbilt University where he has served on the editorial
board for the Vanderbilt Nurse and earned the school's
President's Award in 2002. Completing his doctoral residency in
2006, Briley was awarded the Doctor of Nursing Practice from the
University of Tennessee Health Science Center. An ardent supporter of
education, Briley has served as a preceptor for numerous pharmacy and
nursing students for the past 14 years.