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Education and Training
DNP Vanderbilt University
MS Columbia University
BSN University of Virginia

Cliff Roberson, DNP, CRNA, CHSE
Assistant Professor of Nursing

Research/Clinical Interests
Obstetric anesthesia
Anesthesia in developing health care systems
Health care in humanitarian crises
Anesthesia crisis resource management
Quality improvement
Health care equity
High fidelity clinical simulation

Selected Publications
Roberson, C. (2010). Thoracic Aneurysm Repair. Case Studies in Nurse Anesthesia. Ed. Sass Elisha. Boston: Jones & Bartlett. 287-300.
Turcato, N., Roberson, C., & Covert, K. (2008). High-fidelity simulation; What's in it for nurse anesthesia educators. AANA Journal, 76, 1-6.
Honors & Awards
2012 Founder's Medal for First Honors. Vanderbilt University School of Nursing.
2004 Ann Peland Award for Academic Excellence, Clinical Proficiency and Empathy for Patients. Columbia University School of Nursing.

2012 - present Health Volunteers Overseas. HVO Progam Evaluation Committee
2011 - present World Health Organization Global Initiative on Essential and Emergency Surgery. Education & Training Committee
2010 - present Health Volunteers Overseas. Nurse Anesthesia Program Steering Committee

Professional Memberships
2010 - present Global Alliance for Surgery and Anesthesia Presence (ASAP)
2010 - present National League of Nursing
2008 - present Médecins Sans Frontières. Association Member. Returned Volunteer.
2008 - present International Society for Simulation in Healthcare
2004 - present American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
1986 - present American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

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