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Carolyn Rutledge

  • Carolyn Rutledge
  • Associate Professor
  • Nursing
  • 3122 Health Sciences Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-5009
  • crutledg@odu.edu
  • I am an associate professor and the Director of the DNP program in the School of Nursing. I see patients in the clinical setting as a family nurse practitioner at EVMS.
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 2001
    Major: Urban Studies/Health Services track
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Old Dominion University, 1988
    Major: Nurse Practitioner
    Degree: M.S.
    Medical College of VA, 1979
    Major: Nursing
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    Insomnia Health Technology (telehealth, EHR, Decision Support, Social networking) Clinical Care and Vulnerable Populations
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Family Nurse Practitioner
    Expiration Date: 2015-01-31
    Sponsoring Organization: Commonwealth of Virginia
    Expiration Date: 2012-02-28
  • 2007: Gene W. Hirschfeld Faculty Excellence Awards, College of Health Sciences, Old Dominion University
  • 2006: "Rising Star" Outstanding Faculty Awards Nominee , Old Dominion University
  • 2004: School of Nursing Faculty Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2004: First Place Poster, Educating Culturally Competent Nurse Practitioners in Virginia
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Training DNP Providers to Address Disparities with Technology
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services Advanced Practice Nursing Program
    Date: July, 2010 - June, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Garzon, L. S.; Rutledge, C. M.; Renaud, M.
    Training DNP Students in Health Technology
    Sponsoring Organization: HRSA
    Date: July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.; Garzon, L. S.; Renaud, M.
    Educating Culturally Competent Nurse Administrators/Educators
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services Advanced Practice Nursing Program
    Date: July, 2008 - June, 2011
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.; Garzon, L. S.; Adams Tufts, K.; Karlowicz, K. A.
    Measuring Response to Dementia Therapy: What Matters to Caregivers
    Sponsoring Organization: AMDA Foundation/ Pfizer Quality Improvement Award
    Date: 2005 - 2009
    Investigators:Bluestein, D.; Rutledge, C. M.
    Educating Culturally Competent Baccalaureate Nurses
    Sponsoring Organization: HRSA Nurse Education, Practice and Retention Grant
    Date: July, 2006 - June, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Palmer, K. L.; Barham, P. D.; Eaton, P. M.; Wiles, L.; Rutledge, C. M.; Benjamin, R. S.
    Educating Culturally Competent Baccalaureate Nurses in Rural Virginia
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services Undergraduate Nursing Prgoram
    Date: July, 2006 - June, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Benjamin, K.; Rutledge, C. M.; Palmer, K. L.; Barham, P. D.
    Educating Culturally Competent DNP-NP Students
    Date: July, 2006 - June, 2009
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Attitudes of Family Practice Patients toward Behavioral Treatments for Insomnia
    Sponsoring Organization: The Joint AAFT/F-AAFP Grants Award Program
    Date: March, 2007 - December, 2007
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.; Bluestein, D.
    Educating Culturally Competent Nurse Midwives in Rural Virginia
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services Advanced Education Nursing Program
    Date: July, 2004 - June, 2007
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.; Garzon, L. S.
    Educating Culturally Competent Nurse Practitioners in Rural Virginia
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services Advanced Education Nursing Program
    Date: July, 2003 - June, 2006
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.; Garzon, L. S.
    Standardized Patient Cases: Used in Televised and Web Courses
    Sponsoring Organization: Faculty Innovator Grants
    Date: 2004 - 2005
    Investigators:Garzon, L. S.; Rutledge, C. M.; Maihafer, G.
    Clinical Experiences in Federally Funded Community Health Centers
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services Advanced Education Nursing Program
    Date: September, 2004 - August, 2005
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.; Garzon, L. S.
    Faculty Development in Family Medicine
    Date: July, 2002 - July, 2005
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Predoctoral Training in Family Medicine
    Date: July, 2002 - July, 2005
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Attitude of Family Physicians towards Working with Nurse Practitioners as compared to Psychologists, Social Workers, and Nutritionists
    Sponsoring Organization: Sigma Theta Tau Epsilon Chi Chapter
    Date: November, 2003 - November, 2004
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Portsmouth Family Medicine Residency Training
    Date: July, 2001 - July, 2004
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Cues to Action in Diabetes Risk Education (CADRE)
    Sponsoring Organization: ATPM/CDC/ATSDR Cooperative Agreement Grant
    Date: October, 2002 - April, 2004
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Faculty Development in Family Medicine
    Date: July, 1999 - July, 2002
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Faculty Development in Family Medicine
    Date: July, 1999 - July, 2002
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Establishment of Departments of Family Medicine (supplemental)
    Date: September, 1999 - September, 2001
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Establishment of Departments of Family Medicine
    Date: September, 1998 - September, 2001
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Graduate Training in Family Medicine
    Date: July, 1998 - July, 2001
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Predoctoral Training in Family Medicine
    Date: July, 1998 - July, 2001
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Establishment of Departments of Family Medicine
    Date: September, 1995 - September, 1998
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.
    Predoctoral Training in Family Medicine
    Date: July, 1995 - July, 1998
    Investigators:Rutledge, C. M.