Eric Allman, RN, MSN, ANP-BC

Adult Nurse Practitioner, UNC Hospitals Internal Medicine Teaching Service

BIOSKETCH
Eric is originally from Indiana and graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree in 1995 and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2000.  He worked alongside his wife as a travel nurses in 9 different states from 2001 until 2005 on various cardiovascular floors and step-down units.  He moved to North Carolina in 2005 and worked for 3 years in the Cardiovascular ICU at UNC while working on his MSN which was completed in 2008.  His first and only job as a Nurse Practitioner has been at UNC with the general internal medicine teaching service.  He has been married for 12 years and has two sons, 4 and 6 years old.  Outside of work he likes to spend time at the pool and the parks with his family, likes to be active in cycling, swimming and hiking and is very involved with philanthropic activities in the Carrboro/Chapel Hill area.

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Liberal Arts, Purdue University, 1995
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Indiana University, 2000
Master of Science in Nursing, UNC-Chapel Hill, 2008

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
Adult Nurse Practitioner, AANC-BC

CLINICAL INTERESTS
End stage liver disease (ESLD), end stage renal disease (ESRD), chronic disease management, coping strategies

PUBLICATIONS
Allman, E., Berry, D., & Nasir, L. 2009. Depression and coping skills in heart failure: A review of the literature. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 24(2): 106-117.

LANGUAGES (Other than English)
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