Title/Position: Asst. Professor of Clinical; Associate Dean, MSN ProgramsProfile:
Dr. Ambrosia is board certified in Family Practice and is also a national Bravewell Fellow in Integrative Medicine. His recent academic projects involve developing and implementing interdisciplinary graduate integrative health curricula; and developing curricula related to international health initiatives. He is active clinically in Adolescent and Young Adult Primary Care, and has a research interest in increasing health promotion and reducing risk in young men. Dr. Ambrosia is a fellow of the American College of Clinicians and an Ambassador to the National Health Service Corps, U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services.
Todd F. Ambrosia, DNP, MSN, FNP-BC, FACC
MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, 1998
Graduate Fellow, Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, 2006
DNP, University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies, 2013
Certifications / Licensure
ANCC – Family Nurse Practitioner, Board Certified, 3/2015
Research Grants (selected)
US - HRSA Grant – “Advanced Nursing Education Expansion Grant”
Program Director – Award Years 2010 to 2015.
Ambrosia, T., Rushinek, A., & Rushinek, S. (2012, September). Addressing Global Health Research Challenges Aided by Repurposing Digital Covert Surveillance Reconnaissance Systems. University of Miami, XIII Pan American Nursing Research Colloquium, Miami Beach, FL.
Ambrosia, T. (2011, November). Nutritional Assessment in Primary Care. National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Studies Nutrition Conference, Taipei, Taiwan.
Ambrosia, T. (2011, November). Prenatal Nutrition. Maternal Health Improvement in the Gambia Initiative, Taipei, Taiwan.
Ambrosia, T. (2011, November). Nutrition in the Breastfeeding Woman. Maternal Health Improvement in the Gambia Initiative, Taipei, Taiwan.
Ambrosia, T. (2011, October). Integrating Functional Healthcare into Nursing Practice. University of Miami, School of Nursing and Health Studies Colloquium, Miami, FL.
Ambrosia, T. (2011, April). Integrative Healthcare Applications in Nursing. University of Miami School of Medicine
Wellness Expo, Miami, FL.
Ambrosia, T. (2011, April). Stress Management in a Stressful World. University of Miami School of Medicine, Well Being Well Symposium, Miami, FL.
Ambrosia, T., & Garrido, M. (2011, February). The Evolution of Problem Based Learning in a Master's Education Program Academics to Practice Supported by Technologies. AACN Masters Education Conference, Scottsdale, AZ.
Ambrosia, T. (2011, January). Advances in Integrative Health Care: A Global Perspective. University of Miami Global Business Forum, Miami, FL.
Major Accomplishments / Honors
Honorable Service Recognition Award, Men's Health Network, 2010.
Ambassador, Reappointment, National Health Service Corps, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, 2008, 2010, 2012
Fellow, American College of Clinicians, 2007
Integrative Health Program, “Fellow, Bravewell Integrative Medicine Collaborative,” 2006
Bravewell Foundation Integrative Medicine Fellowship, University of Arizona School of Medicine, 2006
Men’s Health Network, Award of Distinction for Service, 2004