Nursing

Dr. Carie Braun

Academic Degrees:
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2003
  • M.S., University of Minnesota, 1998
  • B.S., College of Saint Benedict, 1992
Areas of Expertise:
  • Care of children and families
  • Chronic illness in children
  • Family-centered care
  • Adolescent healthcare
  • Alternative and complementary therapies
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Nursing Education
  • Accreditation
Clinical Experience:
  • St. Cloud Hospital, Float Pool
  • St. Cloud Hospital, Children's Center
  • Stearns County Public Health
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Teenage Medical Service/Children's Hospitals and Clinics
Research Interests

My research interests are in the area of evidence-based nursing care of children and families with a particular emphasis on the use of complementary and alternative healthcare strategies with children.

Recent Scholarship:
  • Braun, C. (2022-in progress). Complementary therapies in education. In M.F. Tracy and R. Lindquist (eds.) Complementary Therapies in Nursing: Promoting Integrative Care. (9th Edition). New York, NY: Springer Publishing.
  • Braun, C. (2017). Complementary therapies in education. In M. Snyder and R. Lindquist (eds.) Complementary/Alternative Therapies in Nursing (8th Edition). New York, NY: Springer Publishing.
  • Braun, C. & Anderson, C. (2016). Pathophysiology: a clinical approach (3rd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins.
  • Braun, C. & Anderson, C. (2016). Study guide to accompany Pathophysiology: a clinical approach (3rd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins.
  • Laudenbach, N., Braun, C., Klaverkamp, L., Hedman-Dennis, S. (2014). Peripheral IV stabilization and the rate of complications in children: An exploratory study. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, available online 2/12/2014 at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pedn.2014.02.002.
Carie Braun
Dr. Carie Braun, professor

CSB Main 453
320-363-5223
[email protected]

Contact the Nursing Department
College of Saint Benedict
Saint John’s University

Dr. Julie Strelow
Chair, Nursing Department Undergraduate Program
CSB Main 441
320-363-5404

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