Carla Moscato, DNP, CRNA

Clinical Assistant Professor

Carla Moscato.

School of Nursing
University at Buffalo
314 Wende Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214-8013

Through nurse anesthesia, I have been able to guide, care for and comfort patients through some of the scariest moments of their lives. Through education, I also get the privilege of guiding and improving anesthesia practice through students for years to come.

Carla Moscato is a clinical assistant professor and alumna of UB SON, where she received her BS in Nursing and DNP in Nurse Anesthesia. Moscato is a passionate advocate for the CRNA profession and its autonomy. Currently, she is a CRNA at the Endoscopy Center of Western NY, a CRNA-only run facility, and the Ambulatory Surgery Center of Western NY. Moscato is also an active member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists and Sigma Theta Tau.


  • DNP, University at Buffalo
  • BS, Nursing, University at Buffalo
  • BS, Biology, University of Rochester

Areas of Research

  • Anesthesia care for bariatric patients
  • Ambulatory anesthesia 

Teaching Responsibilities

  • NAN 544 Principles of Anesthesia II
  • NAN 546 Principles of Anesthesia IV
  • NAN 712 Current Topics in Anesthesia II
  • NAN 714 Current Topics in Anesthesia IV
  • NAN 719 Professional Aspects of NA II

Professional Activities

  • Member, American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau

Honors and Awards

  • Shirley D. DeVoe Nursing Award for Excellence in Communication, UB School of Nursing, 2015