Carrie Bennett, DNP, RN, GCNS-BC

Position title: Clinical Assistant Professor


Phone: (608) 263-3699

3223 Signe Skott Cooper Hall

Portrait of Carrie Bennett

DNP -Edgewood College

MS (Nursing) -UW Madison

BSN -University of Iowa

Carrie Bennett is a board-certified geriatric clinical nurse specialist with experience in inpatient management of the complex older adult patient. She is the population lead for the Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist DNP Cohort. In addition to teaching, Dr. Bennett maintains a clinical practice at UnityPoint Health -Meriter Hospital. Her interests include supporting the nursing management of hospitalized elders with living with dementia and/or experiencing delirium; fall prevention; and enhancing patient care quality through implementation of evidence-based practice principles and quality improvement initiatives.