Cynthia W. Ward DNP, RN-BC, CMSRN, ACNS-BC

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Cindy Ward is a surgical clinical nurse specialist at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA, where her main practice focus is VTE prevention. She has over 35 years of experience as a medical-surgical nurse, with experience as a preceptor and clinician, and 4 years of experience as a clinical nurse specialist with primary responsibility for leading efforts to decrease venous thromboembolism at her hospital. She is a charter member of AMSN and is a member of the Star City Chapter in Roanoke, VA and the Blue Ridge Chapter in Lynchburg, VA.