Angela Carrano, DNP, MSN, RN

Angela Carrano, DNP, MSN, RN

Associate Clinical Professor

Clinical Affiliations

  • Bridgeport Hospital
  • Community Health Centers
  • East Shore District Health Department
  • The Hospital for Central Connecticut
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
  • Yale New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael’s Campus

Degrees and Certifications

    • DNP, Quinnipiac University, Population Health
    • MSN, University of Hartford, Nursing Education
    • BSN, Sacred Heart University
    • AS, Saint Vincent’s School of Nursing

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Community Public Health Nursing
    • Health, Wellness and Culture Diversity
    • Mental Health

Research Interests and Grants

    Research Interests

    • Community Public Health, Population Health, Global Health
    • Mental Health
    • Emergency Disaster Preparedness
    • Clinical Nursing Education


    • Co-Chair for Population Health Workgroup of Connecticut Nursing Collaborative-Action Coalition - Development of an educational program on Population Health based on evidence in the literature. To be available to all nurses free on the CLN website soon. Project funded by the RWJ – SIP grant.
    • Building Partnership between ESDHD and Local Large Health Care System - Pilot/foundation project with GHCT, NEMG, and East Shore District Health Department. Through data sharing and potential funding, target populations in district with chronic illness and develop interventions and programs.
    • Community Health Centers Inc. - DEU partnership. Our goal is to expose students to the primary care system that cares for the underserved populations by focusing on improving health outcomes. My role is to provide direct evaluation support, collaboration in student coordination, refining DEU competencies to evolve with QU curriculum, IPE coordination support, data collection of post graduate information. Assist with an enhance across-system care coordination learning with an innovative approach called Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes model (ECHO). Project funded by the HRSA (federal) grant.

Awards and Fellowships

    • The Charles G. Huntington III Award is presented annually to a Connecticut health care practitioner who has demonstrated public health leadership and a commitment to the health and well-being of populations, CPHA, 2018
    • Award/recognition for Time, Support and Leadership as co-chair for Connecticut Nursing Collaborative Action Coalition - Population Health Workgroup, 2016


Publications and Presentations

Angela Carrano

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Ctr for Healthcare Education N328
    College of Nursing
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