Tamara Dickinson MSN, AGPC-NP, CURN, CCCN

Nurse Practitioner, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Tamara Dickinson is a nationally and internationally recognized authority in urodynamics, incontinence, voiding dysfunction, and pelvic floor dysfunction. She is board certified in urology nursing and continence nursing and is certified in biofeedback for pelvic muscle dysfunction. With over 20 years in the field, Tamara is experienced in pelvic floor therapy (for continence, pelvic pain and dysfunctional elimination), neurogenic voiding dysfunction, and pessary fitting and management. She is a frequent national presenter on these topics. Tamara serves as an adult geriatric nurse practitioner in the department of radiation oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, where her focus is on symptom management for prostate cancer patients during and after treatment as well as follow up to survivorship and long term concerns. She is an active member of the International Continence Society (ICS) as a member of the nursing and ethics communities. She has recently published on fecal incontinence, good urodynamic practice, and adult neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction. She is a Past President of the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) and a past recipient of the SUNA President's Trophy for outstanding contributions to the association and the Past President's Lectureship Award.