• Dr. Arturo Gonzalez is a Clinical Associate Professor in Graduate Nursing at the Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences. Dr. Gonzalez is a Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner and Certified Wound Care Nurse.

    Since his start at FIU in 2010, Dr. Gonzalez has been an expert in wound care and actively presented at national and international conferences centered on wound cleansing, wound assessment, and antibiotic stewardship.

    Dr. Gonzalez received his Associate Degree in Nursing from Miami Dade College, his Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science of Nursing from Florida International University. And his Doctor of Nursing Practice from Chatlam University.

    His many publications are featured in the Journal of Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing, Ostomy Wound Management, and Nurse Education Today.

research interests

  • Wound Management
    Hospital Safety
    Patient Safety
    Wound Care

selected publications

teaching overview

  • NUR 3226L - Nursing Care of Adults I Clinical
    NGR 6202L - Advanced Adult-Gerontology Nursing Practice II
    NGR 6910C - Research Project
    NGR 7891 - Healthcare Finance and Economics in Advanced Clinical Practice
    NGR 7941C - DNP Project II
    NGR 6201L - Advanced Adult-Gerontology Nursing Practice I
    NGR 7853 - Translational Research
    NGR 7940C - DNP Project I
    NUR 3226 - Nursing Care of Adults I
    NUR 3066C - Health Assessment and Promotion in Nursing Practice
    NUR 4945L - Senior Clinical Practicum
    NUR 3029C - Foundations of Nursing Practice Laboratory
    NUR 3029L - Foundations Of Nursing Practice Clinical

full name

  • Arturo Gonzalez


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