Dr. Jason Garbarino joined the University of Vermont Department of Nursing in 2013. Dr. Garbarino completed his DNP in the Executive Nurse Leader track in
2016 with a focus on increasing utilization of the Clinical Nurse Leader
(CNL) role across the State of Vermont. Dr. Garbarino has maintained clinical practice at the University of Vermont Medical Center in the Resource Department since 2008.
Dr. Garbarino specializes in Gerontological Nursing and has developed innovative service learning opportunities for undergraduate nursing students with older adults in community settings. Dr. Garbarino currently serves as Chair of the American Nurses Credentialing Center Gerontological Nursing Board Certification Exam. Dr. Garbarino has explored several health care systems outside of the United States and has visited Bangladesh, Mexico, Cuba, Haiti, England, China, South Africa, and the Dominican Republic.