Partners In Women’s Health’s Ann Patrice Casale Earns Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Degree


Ann Patrice (“Pat”) Casale, a popular nurse practitioner at Jupiter’s Partners In Women’s Health recently earned her DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) degree from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL.


It took two years to complete the degree, which helped her obtain new skills such as enhanced management of vulvar diseases and pelvic floor disorders, colposcopy, and vulvoscopy. Her DNP Project topic was “Early Detection and Management of Patients with Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus: Increasing Health Care Provider Knowledge and Confidence”.

At Florida Atlantic University, Pat was a member of Golden Key, Phi Kappa Phi, and Sigma Theta Tau Honor Societies. and maintained a 4.0 GPA maintained throughout program.

She especially enjoyed the parts of the program that explored new information systems technologies. She also enjoyed the interprofessional collaboration.

Pat has a strong interest in becoming a women’s health educator, and her future plans include education. Congratulations to Pat on her degree!