Welcome to the Department of Nurse Anesthesia at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) located on the Medical College of Virginia Campus in the "City of Monuments," Richmond, Virginia. We are very proud to be ranked as one of the top 5 graduate nurse anesthesia programs in the nation by US News and World Report. The Department is one of nine in the School of Allied Health Professions at VCU.
Dr. Michael Fallacaro, the chairman and program director for the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Allied Health Professions Department of Nurse Anesthesia, was inducted to the American Academy of Nursing (AAN).
The Department of Nurse Anesthesia is proud to present the PATIENT Transfer of Care Tool.
Valuable learning opportunities occur in anesthetizing locations across the U.S. every single day. Anesthesia providers encounter potentially unsafe conditions, near-misses and adverse events with regularity.