Dr. Churbock has 20 years of experience in the field of Nursing. She earned her B.S.N at The Pennyslvania State University, her M.S.N at Georgia State University, and her Ph.D. at Georgia State University. She then completed a Post Master's Degree at Emory University in Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She caries 4 national certifications in critical care, as a clinical nurse specialist, nurse executive, and acute care nurse practitioner.Â
Dr. Churbock has a diverse background including Executive Management and Clinical in pre-hospital, acute care, and long term care settings. Areas of expertise include Emergency Care, Critical Care, and Cardiovascular Care.Â
B.S.N, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 1986-1990
M.S.N; Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Ph.D., Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Post Graduate Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 2009
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner General Surgery/Trauma/Emergency Medicine, Grady Health System/ Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, 2008-2009
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Cardiothoracic Surgery, Wellstar Health System, Marietta, GA, 2009
Critical Care Nursing, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Clinical Nurse Specialist, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Nurse Executive, ANCC
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, ANCC
Professional Membership or Societies
American Association of Critical Care Nurses
American Heart Association
Society of Trauma Nurses
American College of Cardiology
Critical Care Society of Medicine
Honors or Awards
PhD Research: Effectiveness of Computer Based Training versus Traditional Training for ACLS in Novice Nurses funded by AACN and AHA, 2007
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Last Updated: February 13th, 2012
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