Rosann M. Spiegel, JD, DNAP, CRNA, ARNP

Dr. Spiegel has been a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist since 1987 and a licensed attorney in the state of Florida since 2005. Currently, she is the Program Director and an Assistant Professor at Florida Gulf Coast University MSN Nurse Anesthesia Program in Fort Myers, Florida. Dr. Spiegel earned a Diploma in Nurse Anesthesia from the Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital School of Nurse Anesthesia at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in 1986, a Juris Doctor degree, magna cum laude, from the Florida International University College of Law in 2004, and a Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2013. From 2005 to 2006, Dr. Spiegel served as an Assistant Public Defender for the Law Offices of the Public Defender for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, and from 2006 to 2011, she was in private practice as a trial lawyer primarily representing claimants in disability insurance disputes in state and federal courts. She has been an invited speaker on a variety of legal, ethical, and clinical topics at local, state, and national professional meetings.

  • Legal, Ethical, and Professional Issues in the Management of Acute Surgical Pain