L. Harold Barnwell, PhD, DNAP, CRNA, CHSE, POCUS
Assistant Director of Doctoral Education
L. Harold Barnwell, III, PhD, DNAP, CRNA, CHSE, POCUS is an Assistant Professor and the Assistant Director of Education in the Department of Nurse Anesthesia at VCU. Dr. Barnwell joined the department as an affiliate faculty member in 2015 and full-time faculty member in 2017. Dr. Barnwell is a practicing anesthetist with the VCU Health System. His research interests include perioperative brain health, ultrasound applications in nurse anesthesia practice, modernizing education for the next generation of learners, and international collaboration of nurse anesthetists. Dr. Barnwell also enjoys exploring the outdoors with his wife, Ashley, and three daughters, Teagan, Tate Rose, and Taryn.
PhD, Health Related Sciences (2021), Virginia Commonwealth University
DNAP (2015), Virginia Commonwealth University
MSNA (2014), Virginia Commonwealth University
BSN (2009), Liberty University