Assistant Clinical Professor
DNP The University of Alabama
MNA Mayo Clinic College of Medicine & Science
BSN University of Southern Indiana
National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists, CRNA
Massachusetts Board of Nursing, RN
Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety, CPPS
Traumatic Brain Injury
Perioperative Cannabis Use
King DD, Stewart SA, Collins-Yoder A, Fleckner T, Price LL. Anesthesia for patients who self-report cannabis (marijuana) use prior to esophagogastroduodenoscopy: A retrospective review. AANA J. 2021; 89 (3):205-212.
Enochs E, King D. How cannabis can impact anesthesia and surgery. Leafly. Published June 10, 2021.
King D, Moran E. (2020). Role of the CRNA in the ambulatory surgery center (ASC) versus hospital based care. Melnic Blog.
King D, Collins-Yoder A. (2019). Perioperative considerations in patients with concussion. AANA J. 87 (2):97-104.
American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses Hail, Honor, Salute! Campaign Award, 2021
Donna R. Packa Excellence in Writing Award, 2020
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, 2019
Golden Key International Honor Society, 2018
Steward Good Samaritan Medical Center “Safety Hero” Award, 2018
Iota Circle of the Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society, 2018
Mayo Clinic Virginia B. Hartridge Award, 2016
American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (AANA) Foundation Scholarship, 2015
Mayo Clinic Koebrick Scholarship, 2013
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) Continuing Professional Development Scholarship, 2013
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, President & Owner, DreamLion Anesthesia LLC