Bonnie J. Carlin, MSN, RN

Bonnie Carlin_JSJ_6JJ2787_webAdjunct Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Florida
PO Box 100187
Gainesville, FL 32610-0187
HPNP 3215

Telephone: 352-273-6322
Fax: 352-273-6536


Professor Carlin teaches adult health courses to undergraduate students. She is also the Academic Faculty Coordinator for the Academic Partnership Units at UF Health.


Professor Carlin is interested in clincal research in the areas of patient satisfaction, nurses’ work environments and retention issues in nursing.


Professor Carlin holds membership in the Florida Nurses Association and Sigma Theta Tau International.



ANCC Board Certified: Medical- Surgical Nursing #2010015161

Clinical practice area of expertise

Professor Carlin has clinical expertise in cardiology, adult and elderly nursing, and nursing of adolescents.


Professor Carlin received her BS in Nursing and her MS in Adult Health Nursing from Indiana University.

Publications and Creative Works

Invention: Urinary catheter strap for safe patient wheelchair transport.  U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 61/261,554, November 16, 2009.  Patent Cooperation Treaty Request filed November 8, 2010.

Carlin, B. (2008). Using whiteboards: Fixed identities. American Journal of Nursing, 108(11), 72A-72E.

Carlin, B.  (1982, September).  Work evaluations are effective if…  Letters: Department of Nursing Management, 13(9).