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Suzette Cardin, FAAN
Adjunct Assistant Professor (ret)

Location: 2-153 Factor Building
Phone: (310) 825-6269
Fax: (310) 267-0330
E-mail: scardin@sonnet.ucla.edu

Academic/Administrative Appointment

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Honors and Awards

Fellow, American Academy of Nursing


Nursing Administration with an emphasis on finance, leadership, and health care trends

Community Service

Consultant to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, Mission Hills, California on the implementation of Family Centered Care
Girl Scout Leader
Camp Nurse at Catalina Island Camps

Research and Scholarship

Nurse Manager Leadership Behaviors
Nurse Manager Evaluation Tool
Family Centered Care

Professional Service

Leadership Development Workgroup, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, 1999-present
Editorial Board, Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 1995-present
Editorial Board, Critical Care Nurse, 2000-present


Moughrabis, S. and Cardin, S. (1998). Decreasing Time to Treatment: Championing Rapid Intervention in Acute Myocardial Infarction. American Journal of Nursing, Critical Care Supplement, May 1998.

Fonarow, G.C., Gawlinksi, A.F., Cardin, S., Moughrabis, S., and Tillisch, J.I. (1997). Improved Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease by Implementation of a Cardiac Hospitalization Atherosclerosis Management Program: CHAMP. Circulation , 96(8), I-67.

Cardin, S. and Lewis, M.A. (1996). Outcomes of Unit Effectiveness in Relation to the Leadership Role of Intensive Care Nurse Managers. American Journal of Critical Care, 5(3), 238.

Clochesy, J., Breu, C., Cardin, S., Whitaker, A. and Rudy, E. (Eds.) (1996). Critical Care Nursing, 2nd Edition . Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders. American Journal of Nursing, Book of the Year Award, 1996.

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