John Cheatwood is a Certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology with a minor in Chemistry in 2008, and a Masters of Science in Nursing in 2017, both from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He is currently enrolled in the P.h.D. program at UAB with his research focused on treatment outcomes of HIV-Associated neurocognitive disorders. He has extensive experience working inpatient mental health and remains interested in continuing to serve both the adult and geriatric populations in this setting. He is currently practicing at Gadsden Regional Medical Center’s inpatient psychiatric unit.