Ortiz, Caroline E., MSN, MPH, RN, NC-BC

With over 24 years of nursing experience, Caroline’s practice combines holistic health approaches with conventional medical care. She is on faculty with the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine’s Holistic Nursing Programs and is a PhD candidate investigating the traditional healing practices of Mexican American women. Caroline has developed and implemented health promotion programs for diverse …

Theisen, Eloise, RN, MSN, AGPCNP-BC

Eloise Theisen is one of Pacific College’s Medical Cannabis program expert faculty members. She is a board certified Adult Geriatric Nurse Practitioner who specializes in cannabis therapy. For over 20 years, Eloise has worked primarily with cancer, dementia and chronic pain patients. In the last 6 years, Eloise has focused her efforts on cannabinoid therapies. …

Parmelee, Rachel, MSN, RN, CRRN

Master of Science of Nursing; concentration in Nurse Education, Purdue University Global Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Eastern Michigan University Specialties: Certified Rehabilitation RN Cannabis Care Nurse Education Rachel began her nursing career in 2008 in Detroit, Michigan, at the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan of the Detroit Medical Center. As a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse, …

Clark, Carey S., PhD, RN, AHN-BC, RYT, FAAN

Carey S. Clark, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN, serves as Director of Nursing, chair of the Medical Cannabis Certificate Program, and faculty in the Medical Cannabis and Holistic Nursing programs. She is the immediate Past President of the American Cannabis Nurses Association, and has been a nurse since 1994, with a wide practice background including experience …

Mariano, Carla, EdD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAIM

Dr. Mariano developed and is immediate past Coordinator of the Advanced Practice Adult Holistic Nurse Practitioner Program in the College of Nursing at New York University and developed the Bachelor of Science Holistic Nursing Program at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. Dr. Mariano was integrally involved with the American Holistic Nurses Association in developing the …