Carla A. Vidrine, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

  • Carla VidrineAssociate Professor
    • University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Lafayette, LA 70504
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    • DNS (in progress) Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
    • M. S. N. University of Louisiana at Lafayette
    • B. S. N. University of Louisiana at Lafayette


Licensure and Board Certifications

    • Registered Nurse, Louisiana
    • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, Louisiana
    • Family Nurse Practitioner, AANP


Academic Positions

  • Clinical Instructor, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Professional Affiliations

  • 2013 LANP Nurse Practitioner Student of the Year
  • 2015 Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Eta Chapter Graduate Student Recognition Award
  • 2018 The Academy for Emerging Leaders in Patient Safety Scholar
  • 2019 Acadiana Celebrates Nurses Honoree


Professional Affiliations

  • Louisiana Association of Nursing Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • National League for Nursing
  • Southern Nursing Research Society


Areas of Research Interest

  • Workplace Violence


Seleceted Publications & Presentations

  • 2017 (Co-presenter)  Making Rash Decisions... In Pediatric Dematology 
  • Louisiana Association of Nurse Practioners Primary Care Conference, New Orleans, LA