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Megan Vulcan

Megan Vulcan

Teaching Assistant Professor (Career Track), Spokane 509-324-7218 SNRS 214E 412 E. Spokane Falls Blvd., Spokane, WA 99202-2131

Megan Vulcan joined WSU in 2006 and has served both undergraduate and graduate programs. She has taught a variety of coursework including clinical rotations, research, differential diagnosis, pharmacology, health assessment, and practicum. Megan also works as a nurse practitioner with a clinical focus in obesity management and internal medicine. She served as the first nurse on the board of directors for Rockwood clinic, with a 6yr tenure ending as the vice chair of the board. Megan serves on a regional committee for underserved populations in the medicaid system. She volunteers in the community in a variety of areas of need. Megan has volunteered annually as a camp nurse for various camps for medically fragile children. Megan loves translating her experiences as a nurse practitioner and community member to the classroom while adapting to individual student needs. She grew up in Montana and loves to enjoy outdoor activities with her family.


  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing(BSN), Gonzaga University & Washington State University, Spokane
  • Master of Science in Nursing(MSN), Family Practice, Washington State University, Spokane


  • Obesity medicine
  • Diabetes
  • Internal medicine


  • Obesity Action Coalition Member, 2012
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 2007-present


  • Pinnacle provider 2021-top 1% patient satisfaction scores in US
  • March of Dimes Nurse of the year finalist 2018 & 2019
  • Top 10 midlevel providers-Patient Satisfaction Survey-Rockwood, 2007 & 2008


Previous WSU inter-collegiate grant recipient for nursing and textiles study


Updated 08/25/23