Curriculum Vitae for Aaron Santmyire APRN-BC, DNP






Professional Work Experience
August 2012-2015- Assemblies of God World Missions, Madagascar.

Currently administrating and running a mobile medical clinic that reaches

impoverished areas with general medical care, health education, teaching in the nursing school, and training local Malagasy physicians on evidenced based treatment of tropical skin diseases. Focus of treatment interventions and projects include chromoblastomycosis and leprosy. Responsible for administrating and direction of a 23 bed orphanage in


August 2011-2012- Appalachian Spring Dermatology- Fairmont, WV.

Family Nurse Practitioner

August 2007-2011- Assemblies of God World Missions, Madagascar.

Administrating and running a mobile medical clinic that reaches

impoverished areas with general medical care and health education. Also,

responsible for administrating and direction of a 40 bed orphanage in


July 2002- July 2007- Assemblies of God World Missions, Burkina Faso.       

Medical missionary work in West Africa. Specifically working in the areas of HIV/AIDS education, training, and prevention of the transmission of HIV/AIDS from mother to child.

January 1998- June 2002- Lakeland Regional Medical Center, Lakeland FL.

Registered Nurse.

·       Medical /Surgical Nursing (1998-2000)

·       Gastro-intestinal Endoscopy Nursing (2000-2002)

July 1997- January 1998- Western Maryland Health Center, Cumberland MD.

Registered Nurse




August 2010-2013- Doctor of Nursing Practice

West Virginia University                                           Morgantown,WV

June-July 2009- Tropical Medicine and Parasitology

West Virginia University                                           Morgantown, WV

June-July 2006- Adult Clinical Practicum

Tri-State Community Health Center                          Cumberland, MD

April-May 2006- Pediatric Clinical Practicum

Children’s Medical Group                                          Cumberland, MD

2003-2006- Graceland University                                          Independence, MO                                                                             Master’s of Science (Family Nurse Practitioner)

2003-2004- Centre de Langue Francais                                 Albertville, France

Certificate of French Language Study

1998-2000- Southeastern College                                          Lakeland, FL

Batchelor of Arts -Missions and Cross Cultural Communications

·                       Salutatorian

1995-1997 – Allegany College of Maryland                          Cumberland, MD

Associates of Science in Nursing

·                       Margaret Keller Spirit of Nursing Award



Certified Family Nurse Practitioner- American Nurse Credentialing Center


Santmyire, A. (2005). Pourquoi et Comment Prévenir la Transmission du

VIH/SIDA de la mère a l’enfant. Imprimerie des Assembles de Dieu, Burkina Faso.

Santmyire, A. and Jamison, M. (2006). Educating pastors in Burkina Faso, Africa

on the prevention of transmission of HIV/AIDS from mother to child, Journal of Nursing Scholarship.


Santmyire, A. and Riggs, J. (2012) Primary Care management of pediatric

community acquired MRSA skin and soft tissue infections. Journal of Dermatology Nursing Assoication.


Santmyire, A. (2013) Challenges of Implementing Evidenced-Based Practice in

the developing world. Journal for Nurse Practitioners.


Santmyire, A. (2013). CA-MRSA skin and soft tissue infections: an evidenced

based intervention. The Journal of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association.

Professional Presentations
·       Multiple presentations on VIH /SIDA and MTCT in Burkina Faso.

·       Over 100 presentations on HIV/AIDS in the United States.

·       Review Board Graceland University –Professional presentation.

Preventing the Transmission of HIV/AIDS in a West African context.