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Debra Gillett, RN, MSN, FNP-C

General Summary

Debbie Gillett is a certified family nurse practitioner with certification as an advanced oncology nurse.


Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1995, University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, Texas; Bacherlor of Arts in Sociology, 1995, University of Texas Pan American, Master of Science in Nursing, 2000, University of Texas Pan American.

Medical Practice

Other Information

Besides seeing patients for follow-up visits as well as acute medical problems, Debbie performs genetic counselling and testing for hereditary cancer risk. She has been active in promoting hereditary cancer risk in the community.

Accolades & Memberships

Oncology Nursing Society, Texas Nurse Practitioners, Valley Advanced Practice Nurse Association, Sigma Theta Tau. Graduated cum laude in 1995; received Academid Dean's Outstanding Services Award for the College of Arts and Sciences, UTPA 1995; National Dean's List, UTPA 1994, 1995; Honored at President's Reception for Outstanding Students, UTPA, 1994 and 1995.

Community Service

Research Interest