Faculty & Staff

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Michelle Canale

Michelle Canale, DNP, CRNA, APRN, FAANA

Director, Nurse Anesthesiology Program, Graduate Programs

Assistant Professor, College of Nursing

  • mlcanale@usf.edu
  • (813) 478-9206
  • MDN Building, Room 1036
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"Dr. Canale's passion is professional advocacy and educating future CRNA professional leaders. She models evidence-based advanced nursing practice, service, scholarship and leadership to her graduate students."

Education

  • DNP, Anesthesiology, University of South Florida, 2015
  • MSN, Nursing, Florida Gulf Coast University, 2003

Research Interests

  • Pandemic Response: The Identification of Alternative Clinical Hours to Ensure Advanced Practice Nursing Students Meet Program Requirements
  • Use of Simulation to Improve Emotional Competence at End-of-Life Care for Healthcare Professionals and Students: A Scoping Review
  • Implementation of a Standardized Handoff for Anesthetized Patients
  • Emotional intelligence is and its application to the graduate school admissions process
  • Objectives and barriers related to implementing emotional intelligence into the admissions process of a nurse anesthesia program
  • Effective strategies for dealing with unsuccessful students in a litigious society
  • Importance of documentation
  • Pros and cons of paper vs. electronic evaluations

Awards/Honors

  • Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology - 2022)

Memberships

  • Florida Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (President, 2022 - Present)
  • Florida Nurses Association (Member, 2019 - Present)
  • American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (CRNA Member, 2004 - Present)
  • Florida Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (CRNA Member, 2004 - Present)
  • Florida Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (President-elect, 2021 - 2022)
  • Florida Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (Vice President, 2020 - 2021)
  • Florida Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (Director, 2018 - 2020)

Grants

  • NURSE ANESTHETISIT CRNA EDUCATION FUNDING (Order Total: 78940, 1561939200000 - 1656547200000)
  • NURSE ANESTHETISIT CRNA EDUCATION FUNDING (Order Total: 82822, 1561939200000 - 1656547200000)
  • NURSE ANESTHETISIT CRNA EDUCATION FUNDING (Order Total: 62749, 1561939200000 - 1625011200000)
  • NURSE ANESTHETIST TRAINEESHIPS (Order Total: 2800, 1498867200000 - 1530316800000)