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Lisa M. Garcia, BA, BSN, CCRN, MSN, ANP-BC

Assistant Professor, Nursing

Post-Master’s Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner –University of PennsylvaniaMSN-Adult Nurse Practitioner Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NYBS Nursing University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Wisconsin



Adult Nurse Practitioner-State of New York

ANCC Board Certification-Adult Nurse Practitioner

Registered Nurse State of New York

Critical Care Registered Nurse certification

CITI: research investigator training


2016 - Present

North Shore University Hospital

Feinstein Institute/Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory:  Dr. David Tuveson Principal Investigator

Protocol: TAP1606: Pathogenesis of Pancreatic Cancer       

Principle role of identifying suitable subjects, introducing second-pass methodology, and coordination of specimen collection team 


Cardiothoracic surgery

Mechanical circulatory support-Left Ventricular Assist Device

Pancreatic Cancer


2013 “Talwar, A.  Lung Disease 101: A Patient Primer.” Contributor for Chapter 2: Diseases of the Lung. Ed. S. Sahni.  ISBN: 978-0-9896168-3-6

2002 “Organizational Considerations in the Development of a New Cardiovascular Recovery Unit”. Dimensions in Critical Care, September/October 2002. 21(5):195-200.

Lectures and Presentations

2008 “Straight Talk About Bariatric Surgery: Preparation, Procedures, and Post-Operative Recovery”

Invited Local Speaker for Nursing Spectrum Career Fair

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Critical Care Nurses

American College of Cardiology

Sigma Theta Tau-Kappa Gamma Chapter

Society of Critical Care Medicine