Amber Garwood, FNP-BC

Instructor of Family & Community Medicine

    About me

    Amber Garwood, APN, FNP-BC is a Family Certified Nurse Practitioner. She is the Reach out and Read coordinator for SIU Decatur Family Medicine.

    Before joining SIU Medicine, Garwood worked as a hospitalist at Decatur Memorial Hospital as a nurse practitioner. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner she worked in pediatrics and emergency room medicine as a nurse. Garwood earned her Family Nurse Practitioner degree at the University of Illinois Chicago, Urbana Campus (2011).

    Her interests include pediatrics, women’s health, and diabetes.  



    Education & training

    Family Nurse Practitioner
    Undergraduate Degree
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    University of Illinois Chicago, Urbana Campus