Michael A. Neal, CRNA, MSN

Current Appointments and Affiliations

Adult Electrophysiology Lab CRNA Clinical Team Leader
Clinical Associate CRNA Faculty
Duke University School of Nursing
Nurse Anesthesia Program
Duke University Medical Center

Contact Information

DUMC 3681
Durham NC 27710
(919) 681-0298

Education & Training

2005: Combat Casualty Flight Care Course
U.S. Army School of Aviation Medicine
FT Rucker, AL

2005: Combat Casualty Care Team Course
U.S. Army Medical Department & School
Ryder Trauma Center
Miami, FL

2002: Master of Science Degree in Nurse Anesthesia
Uniformed Services University Graduate School of Nursing
Bethesda, MD

1997: Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
University of Florida College of Nursing
Gainesville, FL


“Anesthesia and Conscious Sedation in the EP Lab: Not a Simple Knock-Out”
South Atlantic Society of Electrophysiology 2014 Annual Meeting

“The Use of Cerebral Oximetry in the Electrophysiology Lab”
South Atlantic Society of Electrophysiology 2012 Annual Meeting

“Positive Hemodynamic Effects of Using the Impella Flow Pump During EP Cardiac Ablations”
Eastern Carolina University Vidant Medical Center Electrophysiology Meeting 2012

“Integrating Computerized Virtual Reality with Traditional Methods of Teaching Lung Anatomy”
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists 2002 Annual Meeting


“Positive Outcomes Related to Utilizing a Dedicated Anesthesia Team in the Electrophysiology Lab”
EP Lab Digest  Vol. 14 Issue 8  August, 2014

“Anesthesia for Cardiac Device Implantation” (co-author) Clinical Decision Support: Anesthesiology.  Edited by Fleisher LA, Davis, PJ, Hawkins, J, McGoldrick KE, Mulroy M, Newman M, Wiener-Kronish JP 2013. Decision Support in Medicine, LLC. Wilmington, DE

“The Use of Cerebral Oximetry Monitoring in the EP Lab”
EP Lab Digest  Vol. 11  Issue 6  June, 2011