Albert Rundio, PhD, DNP, RN, APRN, NEA-BC, FNAP, FIAAN, FAAN
Dr. Rundio has held various faculty positions in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He currently is a Clinical Professor of Nursing at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Rundio practices part-time in a chemical dependency treatment center in southern New Jersey.
Dr. Rundio is the former Associate Dean for Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer at Drexel University and the former Vice President of Nursing at Shore Medical Center, Somers Point, NJ.
Dr. Rundio was awarded the Governor’s Nursing Merit Award for Advanced Practice Nursing in New Jersey in 1999 by Governor Christine Todd Whitman. He received the DON award from the Institute Foundation of Nursing on October 24, 2012 for positively impacting nursing in New Jersey.
Dr. Rundio was inducted into the National Academies of Practice in 1999; the International Academy of Addictions Nursing in 2014 and the American Academy of Nursing in 2015. Dr. Rundio is a 2017 AACN/Wharton Fellow, University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Rundio is a Past President of the International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA).
Dr. Rundio is the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice, the official journal of the National Academies of Practice. He also serves this organization as Vice President for Scholarly Advancement.
Dr. Rundio is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Addictions Nursing.
Dr. Rundio is an Editorial Board Member for the Journal of Holistic Nursing Practice.
He is the editor and author of 10 books and many journal articles on addictions, nursing and nursing administration. Two of his books were published by Sigma Theta Tau International.
Dr. Rundio was appointed to the Board of Trustees of Inspira Health System in 2015. He is the only nurse to serve on the board. He serves on the corporate compliance network board, the network quality and safety committee and is Vice Chair of the Life Board (PACE Program for the Elderly).
Dr. Rundio was the Principle Investigator funded from 2012 to 2020 on an IntNSA grant funded by the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry. The purpose of this grant is to educate providers on the opioid epidemic and Medicated Assisted Treatment.
Dr. Rundio consults too many health care systems on nursing administration, research, evidence-based practice, and addictions.
Dr. Rundio is the creator of the first Nurse Executive Review Course for ANCC. He also is the creator of the CARN and CARN-AP review course for the International Nurses Society of Addictions.
Dr. Rundio received an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Nursing at Atlantic Cape Community College; a Bachelor of Science Degree from Stockton University; a Master of Arts Degree in Human Behavior and Development from Fairleigh Dickinson University; a Master of Education Degree from the University of Pennsylvania; a Master of Science in Nursing Administration from LaSalle University; a PhD in Infection Control Education and Educational Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania, a DNP in Advanced Practice Nursing from Chatham University. He also holds Post-Master’s Certificates as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in HIV/AIDS Nursing from Thomas Jefferson University and Post-Master’s Certificates as an Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and an Adult Primary Care Nurse Practitioner from Drexel University.
Dr. Rundio is Certified by ANCC as a Nurse Executive Advanced; Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner; Adult Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and an Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist. He is also certified by the Association of Critical Care Nurses as an Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. He is a Certified Addictions Registered Nurse – Advanced Practice by the International Nurses Society on Addictions.
Dr. Rundio holds licensure with prescriptive practice in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
He is also a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator; a Certified Assisted Living Facility Administrator and a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor in New Jersey.
He resides in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey with his wife, Sadie, his grandson, Gunnar, and his two Papillion dogs, Luke and Logan.