Indiana University East is pleased to welcome new faculty members to the School of Nursing.
Amanda Carmack is a lecturer in nursing. She received her Master of Science in Nursing in Education from IU East and her Master of Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. Carmack received her Associate of Science in Nursing from Ivy Tech Community College in Richmond, and her Bachelor of Arts in English from Northern Kentucky University. She is currently working on her Doctor of Nursing Practice at IUPUI.
Previously, Carmack was a registered nurse at Reid Health. Formerly, she worked with M.E.G. in Cambridge City and Mike Albert Leasing, Inc. in Cincinnati.
Her current research interests include simulation and the use of technology to create critically thinking competent nurses for the future.
Carmack has recently presented at the Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit and the Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference.
She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society, National League for Nursing, International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Cindy Evans is a visiting assistant professor of nursing. Evans received her Doctor of Nursing Practice from Frontier Nursing University. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing: Leadership Program track from Ball State University and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Indiana University. Evans also completed a Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certification Program through Ball State University and Indiana Family Health Services.
Previously, Evans was a nurse practitioner for Open Door Health Services in Muncie, the Madison County Health Department in Anderson and the ICAP Women’s Clinic in New Castle.
Evans has most recently presented at IUPUI, the Sigma Theta Tau International Leadership Connection conference and the Title X National Reproductive Health Conference.
She is a member of Nurse Practitioner’s in Women’s Health, the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing Alpha Chapter and the National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Association.
Catherine Miller is a lecturer of nursing. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from IU East. Miller earned her Associate of Science in Nursing from Purdue University and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Indiana Wesleyan University.
Previously, Miller was a simulation coordinator at Reid Health. Formerly, she was a staff nurse at Reid Health as well as a case manager at Conifer Health Solutions in Richmond.
Miller received the Reid Hospital Nursing Excellence Award in 2010. She was the IU East Graduate Student Pinning Ceremony Speaker in May 2015.
She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society, the National League for Nursing, the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning, and the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.