Cheryl Spulecki, DNAP, CRNA

Clinical Assistant Professor

Cheryl Spulecki

School of Nursing
University at Buffalo
304 C Wende Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214-3034



  • DNAP, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2014
  • MS, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 1999
  • BSN, Niagara University, 1989

Areas of Research

End Tidal CO2 monitoring | Post-op opioid induced respiratory depression | Emotional Intelligence

Teaching Responsibilities


NAN 602 Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practicum II
NAN 605 Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practicum V
NAN 722 Anesthesia Crisis Resource Management II
NGC 726 DNP Advanced Clinical Practicum II
NGC 799 Capstone 


NAN 544 Principles of Anesthesia II
NAN 544 Principles of Anesthesia II Lab
NAN 603 Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practicum III
NAN 606 Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practicum VI
NAN 721 Anesthesia Crisis Resource Management I


NAN 598 Introduction to Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practice
NAN 601 Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practicum I
NAN 604 Nurse Anesthesia Clinical Practicum IV
NGC 725 DNP Advanced Clinical Practicum I


Hedman, K., Mann, C., Spulecki, C., & Castner, J.  (2016). Low dose vasopressin and analogues to treat intraoperative refractory hypotension in the patient prescribed angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) undergoing general anesthesia: A systematic review. AANA Journal, 84(6), 413-419.

Professional Leadership