Dr. Corvette V Yacoob, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC,
Dr. Yacoob is a three time Barry University graduate and alumni. In 1990 she moved with her family from Toronto Canada to Florida and worked as an Assistant Nurse Manager for several years at Mount Sinai Medical Center on Miami Beach. As a board certified family nurse practitioner she has also worked in several hospital and office settings caring for adults, children, and women’s health issues. Before accepting her current position she worked as the clinical Family Nurse Practitioner provider in the Barry University Student Health center since 2004.
Dr. Yacoob, obtained her initial diploma in nursing at George Brown College in Toronto Canada in 1978, in 1997 she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Barry University, and then went on to complete her Masters of Science degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2002 at Barry University. In 2011, Dr. Yacoob completed her Doctoral degree as a Doctor of Nursing Practice in the inaugural DNP program here at Barry University. In 1996 she was awarded the Goodman Scholarship award and worked as a graduate assistant in the Barry University Student Health Center from 2000-2002. She has been a member of the following organizations: 1997 Florida Nursing Association, 2002 Sigma Theta Tau Lambda Chapter, 2002 South Florida Chapter of Advanced Practice Nurses, 2004 Florida College Health Nurses Association and the American College Health Association.