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Web Reg03Dir LoriMartinPlankLori Martin-Plank, PhD, FNPBC, GNPBC, FAANP


Dr. Lori Martin-Plank is a family and gerontological nurse practitioner, practicing in Pennsylvania and Arizona. Dr. Martin-Plank is certified by AANPCP as a Family Nurse Practitioner and by ANCC as a Gerontological Nurse Practitioner. 

Lori has practiced since 1986.Her clinical experience has been with underserved populations. She worked in several urban nurse-managed centers in family practice and pediatrics. She worked on the Healthstar Van with an interdisciplinary team serving the Hispanic community in Bethlehem, Pa. doing primary care, school-based clinic, occupational and elder health. She did primary care house calls in both urban and rural areas. Her current practice is hospice and long-term care. She is PA State Representative for AANP, reviews conference abstracts and pilot CE programs. She is a board member of the PA Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and is active legislatively for full practice authority. Lori is passionate about communication--supporting and connecting nurse practitioners and NP students to promote the profession and to foster unity within diversity.

Dr. Martin-Plank became an AANP Fellow in 2009; she received Buxmont NP of the Year in 2010 and Sheila Gealey award for Advocacy and Leadership in 2014. In 2015, she was inducted into the National Academies of Practice.