Fostering Growth and Resilience through Relationships

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May 7, 2024

Meet Megan Thomas Hebdon, PhD, DNP, RN, NP-C, Assistant Professor at UT Austin School of Nursing.

Dr. Thomas Hebdon is a nurse scientist, family nurse practitioner, and educator. She has over ten years of nursing education experience, and she values mentoring and teaching relationships with students that foster growth and resilience.

She brings this philosophy into her work as a nurse scientist studying family caregiving and the primary care she provides to patients at the Family Wellness Center.

From her nomination: 

“Dr. Thomas Hebdon has been an incredible professor and mentor during my time at UT. She is understanding of students’ school/work/life balance and is an effective professor. She has made an impression and myself and my cohort with her kindness and expertise.”

We honor Dr. Thomas Hebdon during National Nurses Week for her impact on students that will resonate through future generations.