Kevin Carney, RN, CCTC is a Penn Medicine provider who is employed by Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania.
Adult Nurse Practitioner, 2011
Additional Accomplishments, Awards & Recognition
Recipient: Graduate Academic Award: M.S. in Nursing Program, La Salle University. 2011.
International Traveling Scholarship Recipient: ISHLT, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, AUS. 2012.
Vice Chair: ISHLT Nursing, Health Science and Allied Health council. 2014-present.
Symposia Planning Committee member: ISHLT Annual Meeting. 2013-2014.
At Large Member: Electronic Tracking and Transportation Project, UNOS / Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). 2012-2013.
Abstract Reviewer: ISHLT Annual Meeting. 2012-present.
Region 2 Representative: Transplant Coordinators Committee, OPTN / UNOS. 2012-2014.
Lecturer: School of Nursing and Health Sciences, La Salle University. 2011-present.
Session Co-Chair: ISHLT Annual Meeting – Challenging Patients and Creative Solutions. 2011.
Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC): Exam Committee. 2010 - present.
Recent publications and editorials include:
Y. Suzuki, J. L. Tiwari, N. P. Blumenthal, K. Carney, et al. Should We Reconsider Lung Transplantation Through Uncontrolled Donation After Circulatory Death? American Journal of Transplantation 2014; 14: 966-971.
Lippincott's Online Nursing Advisor: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 09/30/2011.
Basic Breath Sounds Competency Evaluation. Wolters Kluwer Health. 11/17/2011.
Advanced Breath Sounds Competency Evaluation. Wolters Kluwer Health. 02/08/2012.
Respiratory Assessment. Wolters Kluwer Health. 10/20/2012.
Recent lectures and presentations include:
Frailty Symposium – Supporting Caregivers after Transplant, ISHLT 34th Annual Meeting and Scientific Session. April 2014.
Solid Organ Transplant Update for Registered Nurses – Lung Transplant, Penn Medicine Center for Innovation and Learning. August 2013.
Caring for the Caregiver, International Transplant Nursing Society, Delaware Valley Chapter. June 2013.
Proposed addition to OPTN/UNOS policies 3.2.8., UNOS Region 2 Meeting. May 2013.
Pulmonary Review for the PCCN Certification Exam, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Nursing. June 2012.
Supporting Caregivers of Lung Transplant Candidates, ISHLT 32nd Annual Meeting and Scientific Session. April 2012.
Post-operative care of the Lung Transplant Recipient, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Nursing – Level I in-service. November 2011.
Clinical research involvement:
“An Open-Label, Multi-Center, Extension Study of Cyclosporine Inhalation Solution (CIS) in Subjects Previously Enrolled in the APT Study (CIS001) Designed to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of CIS in Improving Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome-Free Survival Following Lung Transplantation” APT Pharmaceuticals, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA. 2009 - 2011.
“NOVEL Lung Trial – Normothermic Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion (EVLP) As an Assessment of Extended/Marginal Donor Lungs”, XVIVO Perfusion, Inc., University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA. 2012 - present.
LaSalle University School of Nursing
Penn Lung Center
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
West Pavilion, 1st Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104