Lisa C. Arasi Ruddock, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, ACNP-BC

Lisa ArasiClinical Assistant Professor, Keigwin School of Nursing
Telephone number 904-256-7280
Email address

Office Hours
By appointment

Areas of Specialization
Acute Care Management


DNP, University of South Alabama
MSN, University of Florida
BSN, University of Florida

Professional Information
Dr. Arasi Ruddock is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Jacksonville University Keigwin School of Nursing and is part time faculty for the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program. She received both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida.  She is certified by the ANCC as both a family and acute care nurse practitioner and practices in the acute care environment. She has a strong clinical background in acute care management starting out an ICU nurse and then pioneering the nurse practitioner role in the Intensive Care Unit at her institution. She has over 10 years of experience as a nurse practitioner practicing extensively with critically ill liver transplant patients and over the last 4 years has transitioned to General Surgery. She is a graduate of University of South Alabama's Doctor of Nursing Practice program and her research focuses on clinical practice quality improvement, specifically the implementation of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery protocols in effort to improve patients' perioperative experience and overall outcomes.