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Lori Ruskin, MSN, CRNP, FNP-BC

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Lori Ruskin


Graduate Nursing
Advanced Practice Nursing

Lori Ruskin is a CRNP working as the Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner track director. Her extensive clinical practice has included emergency, community and gero-psych patient care. Additionally, she holds licenses and certification as a registered nurse, adult-gerontology and family nurse practitioner.

Ruskin joined Drexel University in 2016, initially as clinical adjunct faculty. Her research and interests have focused on reducing hospital readmissions and geriatrics. Additionally, Ruskin maintains her nurse practitioner practice in the adult-gerontology realm.

Professional Society


Research Interests

Reducing hospital readmissions


Adult/Gerontology, Family Practice

Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA
Postmasters Certificate, May 2009
Family Nurse Practitioner

University of Massachusetts, Boston
Boston, MA
Master of Science in Nursing, June 2007
Adult/Gero Nurse Practitioner

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Bloomsburg, PA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, May 2001
Order of Omega Honor Society