• Dr. Aroke is a CRNA and Assistant Professor in the Nurse Anesthesia track. In 2016, Dr. Aroke received his Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts Medical School with distinction; earning the 2016 Chancellor’s Award for his academic excellence, and clinical/community leadership. In 2011, he completed his Nurse Anesthesia education at Duke University Nurse Anesthesia Program in Durham, NC.

    Dr. Aroke is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA), The Nursing Honors Society-Sigma Theta Tau International, and Alabama Association of Nurse Anesthetists (ALANA). Dr. Aroke serves on the NBCRNA Evaluation and Research Advisory Committee and the NBCRNA Continued Professional Certification Assessment Committee.

    Dr. Aroke has published several peer-reviewed articles, presented nationally and internationally on Pharmacogenomics, pain management, and anesthesia outcomes. His teaching interest includes the scientific foundation of nurse anesthesia practice
  • Research Overview

  • Dr. Aroke’s research interest include pain management, pharmacogenomics, and the role of genomics/epigenomics in racial disparities in chronic pain.
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Science, University of Massachusetts System : Medical Center at Worcester 2016
  • Master of Nursing in Nurse Anesthetist, Duke University 2011
  • Bachelor of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, Salem State College 2007
  • Full Name

  • Edwin Aroke