Meet the Staff
Christal A. Waller , MNSc, APN, WHNP-BC received a bachelor's of science degree in nursing from the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Ala. She began her nursing career taking care of patients suffering with general medical illnesses and recovering from general and orthopedic surgeries. Here she received a national certification in Medical-Surgical Nursing. Her love for perioperative services led her to progress to the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) where she achieved certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support.
She earned a master’s degree in Nursing Science from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2000. Her field of study was Nursing Administration. After working in nursing management at St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center, and teaching in the College of Nursing at the University of Central Arkansas, she decided to advance her nursing practice. She received a Post Master’s Certificate in Women’s Health from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and achieved national board certification in women’s health. She enjoys her advanced collaborative practice at Serenity Health Center for Women, PA with Larry H. Waller, MD/Obstetrician and Gynecologist.
Nurse Christal has been the campus nurse for Philander Smith College since 2008 and strives to promote health maintenance and disease management for the college community.