Dr.Patti Landerfelt is a Senior Clinical Instructor at the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University. Patti earned a BSN from Emory University in 1996. After graduating she worked as an emergency room nurse at the Atlanta VA Medical Center. She also practiced in a variety of critical care settings in the metro Atlanta area prior to pursuing a degree in Nurse Anesthesia. In 2010Patti graduated from the U.S. Army Graduate Program in Anesthesia Nursing. Her MN was conferred by Northeastern University in Boston. After becoming a nurse anesthetist, Patti continued serving veterans at the Atlanta VA Medical Center until 2018. She is currently employed with MAK Anesthesia, an independent anesthesia group who provides hospital, ambulatory, office, and mobile based anesthesia services to the residents of the metro Atlanta community.
Patti maintains certifications as a Critical Care Nurse, an Emergency Nurse, and a Nurse Anesthetist. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Georgia Association of Nurse Anesthetists, The American Association of Critical Care Nurses, the Emergency Nurses Association, and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
Patti currently teaches in the pre-licensure nursing program at Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing. As a nurse educator, Patti’s goal is to provide a holistic learning environment that enables success, generates satisfaction, and creates a sense of joy in learning the most trusted profession.