Location(s): Orange Park – Pediatrics
Master of Science in Nursing, University of Florida
Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
Spending time with family
Naval Reserve Association; Women in Military Service; National Honor Society for Nursing
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Barbara Trunzo (formerly Forester) returns to Family Medical Centers at the Orange Park Pediatrics location. Barbara is a board-certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, practicing medicine for 25 years. She is a preceptor for graduate students with University of North Florida’s Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program.
Additionally, Barbara serves her country as captain in the U.S. Navy and the Director for Health Services Headquarters Unit for the Naval Hospital in Jacksonville. She was also a pediatric nurse practitioner and in charge of local military clinics in the Jacksonville, Florida area.
Barbara received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Florida State University and her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida. She holds certifications in Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Advanced Life Support, Basic Life Support and immunization. She is a member of the Naval Reserve Association, Women in Military Service and the National Honor Society for Nursing.