Anna Ver Hage, MSN, RN, AGACNP-BC, CNRN is a Certified Critical Care Nurse, Certified Neuroscience Nurse, and an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She currently serves as stroke nurse practitioner in the division of neurological critical care, Mesa, Arizona. Anna has worked as a nurse for over 13 years in the critical care area in numerous university settings across the United States. Anna is an active member of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) and a student member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Brian Richlik, BSN, RN, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN is a Certified Critical Care Nurse, Certified Neuroscience Nurse, and Certified Stroke Nurse. He currently serves as an ICE Clinical RN at Banner Desert Medical Center, Mesa, Arizona. He provides unit and hospital wide education on the care of the neuroscience patient population with a focus on stroke. Brian has worked as a nurse for over 13 years in the critical care area in numerous university settings across the United States. His nursing career includes experience in neurosciences, surgical, medical, trauma, burn and cardiac critical care settings.
Tracey Anderson, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, ACNP-BC, CNRN is a Certified Neuroscience Nurse and Family Nurse and Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She currently serves as a nurse practitioner for Colorado Health Medical Group - Brain & Spine. She is a frequent lecturer nationally and internationally. Her publications include work on stroke and subarachnoid hemorrhage as well as procedural guidelines for advanced practice nurses.
Donna Elmore, BSN, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CMSRN, CNRN is a Certified Neuroscience Nurse, Certified Critical Care Nurse, Certified Medical-Surgical Nurse, and Certified in Nursing Professional Development. She currently serves as a Professional Practice & Development Clinical Educator for Bay Medical Center-Sacred Heart Health System and Adjunct Faculty at Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, Florida. She has been certified in or been an instructor in the following nursing certification and specialty areas: Neuroscience, Critical Care, Medical-Surgical, Trauma, Staff Development, ACLS, PALS, 12 Lead ECG and Rhythm Strip Interpretation, Cardiovascular, Pain Management, Orthopedics, and IV therapy.
Catherine Lang, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CNRN, SCRN, is a Certified Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist. She has extensive experience in stroke neurology and neurosurgery nursing with most of her neurology background spanning neuroscience intensive care. Lang looks forward to helping nurses to review neuroscience nursing concepts and/or prepare for neuroscience nursing certification.