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Andrea Efre, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC

Andrea Efre, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC

Assistant Professor, College of Nursing


  • DNP, Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, 2010
  • DNP, Nursing, Case Western University, 2010
  • MSN, Nursing, University of South Florida, 2003
  • BS, Health Leadership & Education, National Louis University, 2000
  • RGN, Registered General Nurse, Sheffield School of Nursing and Midwifery, 1990

Research Interests

  • Areas of interest, publications and National presentations:
  • -12-Lead ECG Interpretation
  • -Chest Pain, Assessment, Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Options
  • -Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • -Street Drugs and Overdose
  • -New Trends in Street Drugs: Heroin Epidemic
  • -Synthetics and Legal Highs
  • -Medical Marijuana: The Risks, Benefits And Implications


  • Member (American College of Cardiology, 2010 - Present)
  • Member (Sigma Theua Tau International, 2009 - Present)
  • Member (American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 2004 - Present)
  • Member, Leader, workgroup volunteer (American Association of Critical Care Nurses, 1992 - Present)