Margaret J. Carman DNP, ACNP-BC, ENP-BC, FAEN

Margaret “Meg” Carman serves as Director of the Institute for Emergency Nursing Advanced Practice (IENAP) at the Emergency Nurses Association and teaches as an Associate Professor in the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program at the Georgetown University School of Nursing and Health Studies.

Dr. Carman received her Bachelor of Science in nursing degree from Boston University, and from the beginning of her career developed a passion for emergency care and trauma. After practicing at Massachusetts General Hospital and the burn care unit at Shriner’s Hospitals for Children — Boston, she moved to North Carolina where she completed her master’s degree as an acute care nurse practitioner and Doctor of Nursing Practice at Duke University. Meg maintains an active practice in the emergency department at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has authored numerous publications related to the improvement of emergency care and serves as a contributing editor for the American Journal of Nursing.

In addition to her work with IENAP, the Institute for Emergency Nursing Research, and the Government Affairs committee at the Emergency Nurses Association, Meg was inducted as a fellow into the Academy of Emergency Nursing. She is also a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners, and the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties.