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Amy Burke, RN, MSN

School of Nursing

Amy Burke

Amy Burke, MSN, RN, has worked at George Mason in the nursing labs, as well as coordinating clinical and preceptorship placements for nursing students, since 2009. Previously, she taught in the nursing labs at Harrisburg Area Community College in Pennsylvania. She returned to George Mason full time as the Clinical Placement Coordinator for the School of Nursing in February 2012.  

Clinical Interests 

Amy has worked in various positions as a nurse since graduating from Penn State University in 1985. She has specialized in women's health care with a focus on family-centered care, labor and delivery, and prenatal care in various hospitals, clinics, and offices throughout Pennsylvania and Virginia. During her employment at Inova Fair Oaks, she was the recipient of many Shared Belief nominations from patients and earned her gold star. During her practicum clinical for her MSN, she developed and presented during nursing grand rounds at Reston Hospital. Her presentation, "Caring for our Young," was developed to help facilitate a therapeutic and nurturing relationship between nursing staff and students in the clinical setting. Continuing education credit was offered for attending this presentation. 


  • MSN, Nurse Educator, George Mason University, 2014
  • BSN, The Pennsylvania State University, 1985