Amy White, NP Title: Gastroenterology Nurse Practitioner Education: Southern Adventist University, East Tennessee State University Expertise: Gastroenterology, Nursing, Health, Wellness Gastroenterology Nurse PractitionerRegistered Nurse Experience Amy White is a health care professional with more than 18 years of experience within the hospital and office settings, first as a Registered Nurse, then as a Nurse Practitioner.Amy feels that one of her main roles in health care is patient education.In 2021, she decided to become a freelance writer and broaden her audience to those seeking answers online. She has published several articles with the intent to provide factual information to her readers. Education has power to change lives. Sharing what I have learned with others looking to improve their lives, or the life of a loved one, is very rewarding. Education Amy has a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tennessee. She went on to complete her Masters in Science degree in nursing from East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee, and became licensed as a Nurse Practitioner (NP). About Health Health.com, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.