Sean Anderson, MSN, AG-ACNP-BC

Clinical Assistant
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Office Address
Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital
Suite 1318
2201 Children's Way
(615) 322-0738


Sean is a Nurse Practitioner with specialty in Adult Gerontology Acute Care and he has been serving Vanderbilt University Medical Center since July 2015.  Sean is Board Certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.  Sean grew up in Nashville, moved to Florida for his initial undergraduate studies, and returned to Music City where he completed his Nursing and Nurse Practitioner Graduate Level Education.



Sean enjoys working with patients and their families as they traverse life changing events and diagnoses. Sean has a wide range of experience with hospice and palliative care and has worked with traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, limb loss, transplant and oncology patients in their recovery trajectory. 


Board Certifications

American Nurse Credentialing Center (AG-ACNP-BC)




Masters of Science, Nursing (with honors)
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Adult Gerontology-Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
August 2014


Graduate Clinical Internships:

Internal Medicine:     Vanderbilt Primary Care Green Hills     Nashville, TN

Palliative Care:          St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital                    Murfreesboro, TN

Hospice:                     Guardian Hospice                                          Franklin, TN



Bachelor of Science, Nursing (with honors)
Belmont University                           
Nashville, TN
Registered Nurse
December 2011


Bachelor of Science, Marketing
Bachelor of Science, Criminology
The Florida State University                   
Tallahassee, FL
May 1990


Awards and Memberships

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society, Vanderbilt Iota Chapter

Vanderbilt University Medical Ethics Committee Member

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

American Nurse Credentialing Center

Tennessee Nurses Association

American Nurses Association

Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association


Past Academic and Professional Appointments

Nurse Practitioner:   Center for Spine, Joint and Neuromuscular Rehabilitation, Hermitage, TN 

Registered Nurse:   Guardian Hospice, Franklin, TN

Registered Nurse:  Correct Care Solutions (Davidson County Jails),   Nashville TN

Registered Nurse:  Centennial Medical Center (Operating Room Circulator), Nashville, TN