Melissa Carlucci, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor
Coordinator, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing Science
Building & Room:
845 S. Damen Ave., MC 802, Chicago, IL 60612
Dr. Carlucci is a graduate of the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing and is an ANCC board certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She joined the UIC College of Nursing as faculty in 2011 and became coordinator for the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP) Program in 2014. She teaches in the AGACNP specialty courses and the DNP project courses. She has an active clinical practice as a nurse practitioner in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy Medicine at the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System. Her clinical area of interest is the diagnosis and management of obstructive sleep apnea.
Carlucci, M., & Thanavaro, J. (2019). Early telemedicine to promote cpap adherence. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 15, e57-e59.
Corbridge, S.J., Tiffen, J., Carlucci, M., & Zar, F. (2013). Implementation of an interprofessional educational model. Nurse Educator, 38(6), 261-264.
Corbridge, S.J., Corbridge, T., Tiffen, J., & Carlucci, M. (2013). Implementing team-based learning in a nurse practitioner curriculum. Nurse Educator, 38(5), 202-205.
Carlucci, M., Smith, M., & Corbridge, S.J. (2013). Poor sleep, hazardous breathing: An overview of obstructive sleep apnea. The Nurse Practitioner, 38(3), 20-28.
2018, Barbara Berger Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing
2014, The DAISY Faculty Award, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing
2019, Power of Nursing Leadership Pinnacle Award, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing: West Virginia University, 2001
Master of Science: University of Illinois at Chicago, 2010
Doctor of Nursing Practice: Saint Louis University, 2017