Nurse Anesthesia Practice, D.N.A.P.

The Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) Program at Virginia Commonwealth University offers a practice doctorate for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) holding a master’s degree. The program focuses specifically on nurse anesthesia and builds upon applicants’ previous education and experiences as CRNAs. The DNAP prepares CRNAs to assume leadership positions in education, management, and clinical practice by offering a curriculum concentrating on patient safety and human factors, quality assessment and improvement, health care systems and organizations, leadership, best evidence for practice, and adult education.

More information: Graduate Bulletin | Program Website