Catherine Gardner, APRN

CATHERINE W. GARDNER, APRN

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
• Highly skilled autonomous career professional with more than 20 years practical experience in hospital, rural health, and primary care environments.
• Established in STD and patient support including assessment, counseling, education regarding medications and treatment, lab work, documentation with care plan for diagnosis, and administration of treatment procedures.
• Administrative and referral experience including assessment, treatment referral and education for a variety of patients. Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills. Proficient in all documentation/record maintenance/paperwork to ensure accuracy and patient confidentiality.
• Clinical experience in Women’s Health, Family Practice, Medical/Surgical Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing/Counseling, Oncology and Chemotherapy. BioTE trained and certified. Certified Health and Fitness professional.

EDUCATION

South University Online 2014-2016
Savannah, Georgia
Master of Science in Nursing
High Honors
Family Practice Nurse Practitioner
Completion date 08/31/2016

University of Pennsylvania 1988-1989
Certificate in Women’s Health
Sixteen week residential program completed at School of Nursing
Center for continuing education, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Preceptorship completed with Warren Sims MD, Presque Isle, Maine

University of Wyoming 1979-1983
Laramie, Wyoming
Bachelor of Science in Nursing

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Putnam North Family Medical Center 2016 -present
Family Practice and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
John Pittman MD, Oklahoma City, OK

Mercy OB/GYN Clinic 2015-2016
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
K. Anthony Shanbour, MD
Oklahoma City, OK

Draelos Endocrinology Metabolic Center 2015
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Matthew Draelos, MD
Edmond, OK

Regal Healthcare, LLC 2010-2015 Owner, Partner, Nurse Practitioner
Women’s Health, Limited Primary Care
BioTE Certified. Nexplanon Certified
David Melendez, Edmond, OK

Noel Williams, MD 2006- 2010
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Certified in Implanon insertion and removal
Edmond, OK

Partners in Women’s Health OB/GYN 1999-2006
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Specialties in migraine management and psychiatry
John Fuller, MD, Oklahoma City, OK

Oklahoma City Gynecology and Obstetrics, Inc 1998-1999
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Laura Mackie, MD, Oklahoma City, OK

Planned Parenthood of Central Oklahoma 1994-1999
Nurse practitioner
Family Planning Clinic, STI treatment/Prevention for Males and Females
Certified HIV counselor, Certified Norplant insertion and removal
Frank Wilson, MD, Oklahoma City, OK

Planned Parenthood of West Central Ohio 1992-1993
Nurse Practitioner
Family Planning Clinic, specializing in STI treatment and prevention.
Don Johnson, MD, Springfield, OH

Miami University Department of Nursing Middletown Ohio Aug-Dec 1993
Clinical/classroom instructor at Miami Valley Teaching Hospital
Obstetrics, gynecology, labor and delivery, and high risk
antepartum nursing
Anne Crenshaw, MD, Dayton, OH

Aroostook County Action Program 1989- 1993
Initial Nurse Practitioner Position for rural Northern Maine
Family Planning Clinic (3)
Warren Sims, MD, Presque Isle, ME

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION

State of Oklahoma R0058989
National Nursing Boards 1983
Original State of License-Wyoming 1983
NAACOG Certification (NCC) 1989
License, State of Oklahoma 1994
License, State of Missouri 2011
License, State of Florida 2011
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification 2016
(AANP)

AFFILIATIONS

Wyoming Nurses Association 1983-Current
Oklahoma Nurses Association 1986-Current
AWHONN, NCC 1989-Current
BioTE Medical Certified Professional 2013-current
AANP 2016-current
Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing 2016-current
Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity Alumnae 1983-current

PROFESSIONAL SPEAKING EXPERIENCE

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
Migraine Management
Over Active Bladder

Glaxo Smith Kline
Migraine Management

Organon USA
Nuva Ring: What’s New in Birth Control?
Micrette and other Birth Control Options

Warner Chilcott
Femring: What’s New in Hormone Replacement?

Putnam City North
University of Central Oklahoma
No and Other Forms of Birth Control
STI’s, You too Can Have One!

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel Group Study to Evaluate
The Efficacy and Safety and Safety of Two Doses of Dr-3001 versus Placebo
In Women with Overactive Bladder 2008

FITNESS PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS

Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) 1994-current
Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA) 1996-current
Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) 1994-current
Johnny G Spinning Cycling Certification 1996-current
Pilates Mat Certified 2015-current