Denise R Bruen

Denise R Bruen, MSN

Division:
General Neurology Appointment
Department:
Neurology
Call 434.924.2203
Primary Location:
Adult Neurology Clinic

Fourth Floor

1221 Lee St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Fax:
434.924.9656
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
Clinical Practice:
Multiple Sclerosis, Neurology Services
About
Biography

A Virginia native, Ms. Bruen grew up in Reston, VA. She attended UVA for nursing school and graduated in 1996. She then received her Master’s degree in nursing from Rush University in Chicago, IL, in 2004.

Ms. Bruen is an Adult nurse practitioner and certified Multiple Sclerosis nurse. She specializes in caring for those living with MS. She has been a Nurse Practitioner at UVA since 2004 and has worked at the Multiple Sclerosis clinic since 2010. In addition, she is the Medical director for the MS Clinic.

In 2020 Ms. Bruen will start her term as President of the International Organization of Multiple Sclerosis Nurses (IOMSN) a group she has been involved with since 2012.

Awards
  • 2019, UVA Recognition of Outstanding Patient Experience, 96th percentile rank
  • 2012, NMSS/Blue Ridge Chapter Clinical Programs Award
  • 2000, Nominee for Jane High Barton Award for superior bedside nursing
    Rush Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • 2000, Patient Satisfaction Star Award, Second Quarter
    Rush Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • 2000, Employee of the Month, 24 consecutive nominations, Rush Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Education
Primary:
Rush University, 2003
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