for new NPs
Tools, resources & support your NP career transition (and beyond!)
What is Real World NP?
Real World NP is an online medical education company. Since 2019, we've create comprehensive, concise, and relevant medical continuing educational materials for nurse practitioners based on their real-world needs.
Why do we do this? It all started with our CEO’s own nurse practitioner journey.
Hi! I'm Liz Rohr.
I’m a primary care family nurse practitioner, and I formed Real World NP, an online educational platform and business because:
- I'm obsessed with learning, teaching, and am fascinated by medicine.
- It's painful seeing new nurse practitioners struggle with the same issues again and again (and I get to help way more NPs online than I ever could in person).
- I wish I had a resource like this when I was new.
I've been a nurse for over a decade, and got my BSN from Boston College and MSN from UCLA.
Today, I work part-time in a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in Boston, MA and run this site.
Credentials aside, I'm the kind of girl you'll find perusing Up-To-Date on her phone before bed — I can't help myself.
Technically, my teaching career started as a pathophysiology and pharmacology tutor in undergrad– but I like to think it started back in third grade, when my teacher asked me to show my classmate how to write a short story.
When I’m not poring over textbooks or crafting videos, you can find me snuggling my German Shepherd-mix, Charlie, playing Anna & Elsa with my daughter, Amelia (that's us up there), or getting lost in my Nintendo Switch.
Work with us
Let's build something EPIC together
We're growing a business, but we're also growing a culture.
We're looking for team members ready to collaborate, to put ideas into action, to help support nurse practitioners, and to help change the healthcare industry. If this sounds like you, then what are you waiting for?Find openings & opportunities
Mission & Values at Real World NP
We believe in the power of nurse practitioners to change the face of healthcare.
We believe the sky’s the limit when it comes to impact we can have as clinicians, and that knowledge is power.
Anti-Racism & Anti-Oppression
Ambition with Purpose
HOW REAL WORLD NP
helps new nurse practitioners
Courses & Products
Access our Digital NP Binder, the Lab Interpretation for Nurse Practitioners, Diabetes Medication & more.
Watch 3 Mistakes Even Smart NPs Make Interpreting Labs to make the transition to NP practice easier and less stressful.