Amanda Paschall is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from Duke University School of Nursing. She also completed her undergraduate degree in nursing at Duke University in 2009.
Amanda has a diverse pediatric background, as the medical field was her second career. Born and raised in the foothills of North Carolina, she first left home and went to college at East Carolina University where she received a degree in special education and a minor in child development and family relations. Upon graduation, Amanda decided to continue her education and went to graduate school at ECU where she received a master’s degree in recreational therapy with a concentration as a child life specialist.
Amanda has a strong interest in pediatric and adult obesity, improving motivation to live a healthy life, child development, and establishing life-long relationships with children, adults, and families. She believes establishing a relationship and providing education is essential in establishing an effective healthcare plan. Amanda is a professional member of the American Nurses Association (ANA) and American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
In her spare time, Amanda maintains a healthy lifestyle through exercise and spending time with family and friends.