Megan Brissie

Megan A. Brissie , DNP, RN, ACNP-BC, CEN

Instructor - Adj


Procter Hall

CON Advanced Practice Nursing - 0038


Doctor of Nursing Practice: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC, 2015 (Nursing)

MSN: University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing Cincinnati, Ohio, 2011 (Acute Care Nurse Practitioner)

BSN: University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing Cincinnati, Ohio, 2006 (Nursing)

Research and Practice Interests

Early Mobilization in the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit

Positions and Work Experience

10-03-2011 - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner , Currently working in a sixteen bed Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit at an open access Comprehensive Stroke Center managing both acute neurological and neurosurgical patients under the supervision of Dr. J. Dedrick Jordan, Dr. Rhonda Cadena and Dr. Casey Olm-Shipmand. As well as supervising medical students during their Neurology Clerkship and collaborating with and educating rotating residents on the care and management of critically ill patients and instructing them during procedures., UNC Health Care , Chapel Hill, NC


Peer Reviewed Publications

Brissie, M.A. (2012. ) The war against warfarin: Evaluating current treatment guidelines for patients who have had an acute ischemic stroke and are taking warfarin. Journal of Emergency Nursing, , 38 (2 ) ,188-192

Brissie, M.A, Zomorodi, M, Soares, S.S., Jordan, J.D (2016. ) Developing an Early Mobilization Protocol for the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit .Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, ,


Invited Presentations

Brissie, M, Mitchell, H., Cadena, R. (03-23-2016. ) Management of Traumatic Brain Injury Patients in the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit .UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill, NC. Level:Local

Brissie, M. A. (03-14-2013. ) Neurological Emergencies .Duke Hospital, Durham, NC. Level:Local

Brissie, M.A., Zomorodi, M., Soares, S.S., Williams, C., Jordan, J.D. (05-14-2016. ) Implementing an Early Mobilization Protocol in the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit .Conference Center, Chapel Hill, NC. Level:Local

Contact Information

Home - 819 Poplar Street
DurhamĀ  North Carolina, 27703
Phone: 513-236-9694