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Assistant Professor of Nursing


  • DNP - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • MSN - Arkansas State University
  • Certificate in Public Health - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • BSN - Arkansas State University

Professional Credentials

  • Ph.D. - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • RN
  • APN

Teaching Specialties

  • Foundations
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Orthopedics
  • Pain
  • Geriatrics

Research Interests

  • Orthopedics
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pain


  • American Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • Gerontological Society of America
  • Northeast Arkansas Nurse Practitioner's Association


Ms. Tate is an Assistant Professor of Nursing. She worked in chronic pain and orthopedics as a clinical nurse specialist for over 3 years. Prior to that she worked primarily in public health with Arkansas Department of Health and also as an occupational health nurse.

Linda M. Tate

Contact Information

P: 870-972-3074


Building: CONHP
Room: 512