Television Contributor & Clinical Nurse Specialist
“Nurse Alice” Benjamin is a mom, wellness advocate, media personality, and entrepreneur. Specializing in cardiovascular health, she’s a nationally board certified and award-winning Clinical Nurse Specialist with over 20 years of experience. Known affectionally as America’s Favorite Nurse, she makes it her business to keep her finger on America’s pulse. A self-care advocate and unabashed ice cream lover, she teaches the importance of a balanced, happy life. It’s not just treating yourself to a day at the spa or trying a fad diet, it’s making healthy choices daily to counter the effects of emotional and physical stressors. Nurse Alice challenges her followers to start making lifestyle changes today for a better, healthier tomorrow.
Nurse Alice is a community health activist and an involved member of several professional and health organizations. Most notably, she is a national spokesperson for American Heart Association and health advisor for AARP. Prior to that, she was an AARP Affordable Care Act Advisor and past chairwoman for the American Heart Association’s Western States Multicultural Health Equity Task Force, overseeing 10 states with programs that impact nearly 65 million people. Some of her television appearances include Dr. Oz, The Doctors, Dr. Drew, Fox and Friends, CNN, HLN, NBC 4 News, Roland Martin News One Now, and KTLA 5 Morning News. She’s also been on Fox News affiliate radio stations, the Tom Joyner Morning Show, WENO 760 AM, and Los Angeles stations KJLH 102.3 FM, KDAY 93.5 FM and KFI-AM 640.