overview

  • Dr. Valerie Diaz is a Clinical Assistant Professor for the Department of Anesthesiology at the Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Florida International University.

    Her research focus is best practices to support the veteran student learner which has been published in multiple research journals including the Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, Advances in Medical Education & Practice, American Journal of Nursing, and American Academy of Nurse Anesthesiology (AANA) Journal.

    As a clinician, she has held multiple clinical positions for the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Navy Medical Education & Training Command, Jackson Health Systems, Mount Sinai Medical Center, and Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. From 2013-2015 Dr. Diaz was the Assistant Senior Nurse Executive for the Operational health Support Unit of the Jacksonville, FL. US Navy.

    As a nurse educator, Dr. Diaz teaches undergraduate Pathophysiology, Evidence Based Research and Leadership. She is a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and Nurse Corps Officer and Training Director in the United States Navy.

    Dr. Diaz is a triple FIU alumni and holds a Doctorate of Nursing Practice degree, Master of Nursing, and Bachelor of Nursing.

selected publications

research interests

  • Evidence Based Research and Leadership
    Anesthesiology Care
    Patient Post Operative Care and Followup

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teaching overview

  • NUR 3226L Adult I Clinical Spring 2017
    NUR 3821 Nursing Leadership Spring 2017
    NUR 3125 Pathophysiologic Basis for Nursing Practice Spring 2017
    NUR 3145 Pharmacologic Basis for Nursing Care Fall 2016
    NUR 3125 Pathophysiologic Basis for Nursing Practice Fall 2016
    NUR 0000 Fundamentals of Nursing Boot Camp-Lead Faculty Fall 2016
    NUR 3666 Evidence Based Nursing & Research Global Health Summer 2016
    NUR 0000 Fundamentals of Nursing Boot Camp-Lead Faculty Summer 2016
    NUR 4905 Independent Study Spring 2016
    NUR 3666 Evidence Based Nursing & Research Global Health Spring 2016
    NUR 3226L Adult I Clinical Spring 2016
    NUR 3145 Pharmacologic Basis for Nursing Care Fall 2015
    NUR 3125 Pathophysiologic Basis for Nursing Practice Fall 2015
    NUR 0000 Fundamentals of Nursing Boot Camp-Lead Faculty Fall 2015
    NUR 3666 Evidence Based Nursing & Research Global Health Summer 2015
    NUR 0000 Fundamentals of Nursing Boot Camp-Lead Faculty Summer 2015
    NUR 3125 Pathophysiologic Basis for Nursing Practice Spring 2015
    NUR 3821 Nursing Leadership Spring 2015
    NUR 3145 Pharmacologic Basis for Nursing Care Spring 2015
    NUR 0000 Fundamentals of Nursing Boot Camp-Lead Faculty Fall 2014
    NUR 4945L Senior Practicum Fall 2014
    NUR 3145 Pharmacologic Basis for Nursing Care Fall 2014
    NUR 4286 Nursing Care Older Adult Summer 2014
    NUR 3821 Nursing Leadership Summer 2014
    NUR 3666 Evidence Based Nursing & Research Global Health Summer 2014
    NUR 3125 Pathophysiologic Basis for Nursing Practice Spring 2014
    NUR 3821 Professional Nursing Leadership: Concepts & Issues Spring 2014
    NUR 3145 Pharmacologic Basis for Nursing Practice Spring 2014
    NUR 0000 Fundamentals of Nursing Boot Camp-Lead Faculty Fall 2013

full name

  • Valerie Diaz

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