Andrea Merkel

Andrea L. Merkel , CRNA

Instructor - Clin Geo

Visiting Instructor of Clinical, CRNA Program

Procter Hall

CON CRNA - 0038


Masters of Science in Nursing- Nurse Anesthesia Program: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 12-2004 (University Graduate Scholarship)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Purdue University West Lafayette, IN, 05-1997 (Minor in Psychology)


American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (Certification Date: 12-30-2004 ) - (Recertification Date: to 08-01-2020 )

Clinical Interests

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Positions and Work Experience

08-1997 -1999 Staff Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit, The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

08-1999 -2002 Assistant Clinical Coordinator- NSICU, The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

12-2004 -To Present CRNA Assistant Clinical Director, Staff Nurse Anesthetist/Clinical Instructor, Visiting Professor Position UC School of Nursing , UC Physicians, Cincinnati, OH

Post Graduate Training and Education

04-2010OSANA, Spring Meeting, Columbus, OH

08-2009AANA, Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

02-2002Difficult Airway Management Education, Lung Separation, Miami, FL

05-2006MIANA, Spring Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada

Professional Affiliation

08-2002 -To Present: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Executive Committee Member, UCP Anesthesia

Quality Assurance Committee Member, UCP Anesthesia

Holiday Committee Member, UCP Anesthesia

Scheduling Committee Member, UC Nurse Anesthesia

LIPMA Credential Committee Member, TUH

2016: Clincial Process Committee Member UCMC Anesthesia

2014 -BAD DATE: Community Advisory Committee Member

2016 -BAD DATE: Clinical Coordinator Committee Member NAP

2017: CON DNP Interview Committee Member

Courses Taught