Amy Bockelkamp, DNP, ARNP-C
ANCC Board Certified in Rheumatology
Amy Bockelkamp graduated from the University of South Florida (USF) with a dual master’s degree in nursing education and adult–gerontology primary care nursing. Since graduating, she has devoted her clinical practice to rheumatology and has a particular interest in polymyositis and dermatomyositis.
She went on to further increase her knowledge by earning a doctorate of nursing practice from USF, with a clinical focus on rheumatology. She is board certified in rheumatology by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She has been a nurse for 10 years and is a member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi and the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
She has developed and is currently seeking to implement a program entitled Rheumatology Virtual City: A Digital Workshop for Advanced Practice Nursing Students.
Amy Bockelkamp is married and has three spoiled four-legged children: two cockapoos and a maltipoo. Her hobbies include reading, traveling, sewing, and playing the piano and cello.