About the SHC

Meet Our Providers and Staff 

Executive Director/Advanced Practice Provider

Dr. Borne is the Executive Director for the Student Health Center at Jacksonville University and is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Keigwin School of Nursing. She graduated from the University of Florida in 1999 with a Master of Science in Nursing and Jacksonville University in 2014 with a Doctorate in Nursing Practice. She holds board certification by the ANCC as an adult nurse practitioner in the specialties of primary and acute care. She has been in clinical practice since 1999 in the area of internal medicine with a focus in hospital medicine.

Dr. Borne is responsible for the oversight and ongoing development of student health services at Jacksonville University. She provides direction on programs and activities related to providing high quality healthcare services. Dr. Borne is committed to utilizing evidenced based practices to meet the healthcare needs of Jacksonville University students and is committed to the mission of equipping college students to successfully manage their health. Dr. Borne views the management of patient health as a partnership between the patient and the provider. She utilizes this approach to encourage patients to “own” their healthcare and to help them feel empowered in their health. Dr. Borne provides a full spectrum of health services including preventative care, management of chronic conditions and urgent medical needs.

 Advanced Practice Providers

Dr. Buschini is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing in the Keigwin School of Nursing at Jacksonville University and teaches in the family nurse practitioner program. She graduated from the University of Florida in 2002 with a Master of Science in Nursing and has practiced since then as an adult nurse practitioner specializing in internal medicine and nephrology. She is board certified by the ANCC as an adult nurse practitioner. Dr. Buschini completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at the University of Florida in 2016 with a focus in Adult/Gerontological Primary Care.

Dr. Buschini’s areas of clinical and research interests included chronic kidney disease (CKD), renal-related diseases such as anemia and bone mineral disease, hypertension, dialysis & renal transplant. As a provider in the student health center, Dr. Buschini enjoys working with JU students to assist them through health issues as well as help them engage in healthy lifestyle habits to avoid future health problems.

Jennifer Hickman is an ANCC board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with 15 years of experience in the healthcare field. Jennifer graduated with her MSN, FNP from The University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2013. Since 2014, she has been working in the acute care setting as an FNP with MinuteClinic. Prior to her Masters, Jennifer worked as a Registered Nurse at UF Shands (now UF Health) from 2007-2014, and she worked at Wolfson Children's Hospital from 2005-2007. While at MinuteClinic, she has taken on many various senior provider roles, including serving as an active member of the Senior Clinician Coalition, a Regional Quality Lead, a Preceptor to both new hires and MSN/DNP students, the Regional Media Relations Representative in which she has participated in many local news station segments regarding health and wellness, and she was selected as an Area Paragon Award Recipient by her regional team. Jennifer takes great pride in the safe, effective, and quality care that she provides to each and every one of her patients.

Outside of her professional life, Jennifer is a Navy military spouse and a mother to her three children, Braxton (9), Hunter (8), and Kynleigh (6). She is an active volunteer at her church and the BTAA Bears association, where her children play tackle football and cheer. Jennifer's favorite activities include spending quality time with family, attending sporting events - especially her children's, being outdoors, boating, fishing, exercising, traveling, and being anywhere near the beach or pool.

Dr. Kott is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Keigwin School of Nursing at the Jacksonville University and teaches pharmacology, research and primary care for the nurse practitioner program. Dr. Kott graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1994 with a Master of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner and 2008 from Marquette University with a PhD in Nursing. She has practiced as a family nurse practitioner since 1994 in a variety of settings including family practice, urgent care, and emergency care. Dr. Kott is passionate about patients managing their total health. She works with each patient to develop excellent healthy choices and focuses on developing these choices at a young age.

Mrs. Robinson is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing in the Keigwin School of Nursing at Jacksonville University and teaches women’s health, maternal-newborn nursing, and global and community health. She graduated from Emory University in 1991 with master’s degrees in Nursing and Public Health. She has been in clinical practice as a certified nurse-midwife and women’s health nurse practitioner since 1991. Her most recent clinical practice has been primarily with the Department of Health in Duval County where she has provided girls’ health services, including family planning and sexual health at the PACE Center since 2003 and LGBTQ+ sexual health services at JASMYN (Jacksonville Area Sexual Minority Youth Network) since 2013.

Mrs. Robinson offers women’s health and sexual health services at the JU SHC. Youth, girls and LGBTQ+ young people have been her focus for the majority of her career and she enjoys providing this important healthcare service at Jacksonville University.

Mrs. Brown graduated from Arkansas State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Vanderbilt University in 2008 with a Master of Science in Nursing with a Family Nurse Practitioner focus. She enjoys treating patients of all ages and has 12 years of nurse practitioner experience in urgent care, family practice, and most recently retail healthcare where she provided oversight and startup of Covid-19 testing at the beginning of the pandemic. She is passionate about supporting college students overall mental, social, and physical health and is excited to offer this support at Jacksonville University.

In her spare time, she enjoys participating in local running races, reading, playing the piano, volunteering at her church, and spending time with her husband and four children.  

 Office Manager

Mrs. White is the Office Manager and Registered Nurse for the Student Health Center at Jacksonville University. She is responsible for the overall day-to-day operations of the Student Health Center and works in collaboration with the advanced practice providers to support the healthcare needs of students at Jacksonville University.

Mrs. White graduated from Butler University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and worked in corporate finance for 6 years prior to pursuing her degree in Nursing. She graduated from the University of North Florida in 2012 and worked on an inpatient medical-surgical unit and outpatient oncology office prior to joining Jacksonville University in 2016 as an External Clinical Site Coordinator. She most recently served in the Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences at Jacksonville University as both an Interdisciplinary Simulation and Skills Lab Coordinator and Senior Instructor for undergraduate nursing students. Mrs. White has also earned a Master of Science in Nursing with a focus in Leadership from Jacksonville University in December 2020.

Mrs. White is passionate about health, wellness, and education and is excited to continue her work with students at Jacksonville University.

 Open Positions

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Office location

Health Sciences Complex
5491 Dolphin Point Blvd
Suite #1300
Jacksonville, FL 32211

Telephone number (OTD)

(904) 256-8080

Email address