Brenda Tucker, NP

Medical Oncology - Hematology

Brenda Tucker is a Nurse Practitioner to Dr. Brian Shimkus.

Educational Background

Brenda completed her undergraduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Texas State University and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Texas Tech University. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing from Texas State University.

What I Love About My Job

Life experiences brought me to nursing, along the way I learned how important the relationship with the patient is in addition to the medical care they receive.  Nursing allows me the opportunity to grow those relationships with my patients and provide the best quality care possible. I am privileged to work with a tremendous team at Austin Cancer Center.