Rodney Fox, PhD, AG-ACNP, FNP, PMHNP, obtained his BSN from East Tennessee State University. He pursued his MSN in adult health immunology/oncology NP program from Emory University and obtained his PhD from the University of Wisconsin, where he studied the association between health-related quality of life, stigma, and HIV. He holds graduate certificates as an FNP from University of Cincinnati, adult-gerontology acute care NP from Emory University, and as PMHNP from UCSF. Most his career has been in internal medicine, HIV/AIDS, and infectious disease, but is currently transitioning in the PMHNP role. He teaches in the AG-ACNP at UCLA.