Ann Mullen, RN, CNS, MSN, AE-C

Ann Mullen
Patient Education Coordinator & Clinical Nurse Specialist
Department of Nursing
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016
  • Recognized as a 5280 Top Doctor
  • America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd.
  • Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc.
  • Best Doctors in America® 2015 — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
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    Special Interests

    Lung Cancer Screening, Shared Decision Making, Smoking Cessation, Chronic Disease and Self Management.


    University of Colorado Denver, MSN, focus on Community Health Nursing with School-Age Youth
    University of Colorado Denver, BS, Nursing

    Awards & Recognition

    2011-2012: Association of Asthma Educators, Immediate Past President
    2010-2011: Association of Asthma Educators, President
    2009-2010: Association of Asthma Educators, President-Elect
    2008-2009: Association of Asthma Educators, Vice President
    2007-2008: Association of Asthma Educators, Secretary
    2005-2007: Association of Asthma Educators

    Board Certification

    2015: Certified Asthma Educator, AE-C
    2015: Certified Diabetes Educator, CDE

    Professional Memberships

    Association of Diabetes Educators
    Association of Asthma Educators
    American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology
    American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
    2003-2007: Colorado Asthma Coalition, Board of Directors 


    Gardner, A, Kaplan, B, Brown, W, Kirer-Morrow, D, Rappaport, S, arcus, L, Conboy-Ellis, K, Mullen, A, Rance, K, Aaronson, D, “National Standards for Asthma Self-Management Education (SASAME)”, Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 114 (2015) 178-186.

    Mullen, A. (2013) “Initiating Use of the In-Check Dial Inspiratory Trainer when Assessing Patient Inspiratory Technique”, Presented abstract at 24th Annual Rocky Mountain Interdisciplinary Research & Evidence-Based Practice Symposium.

    Mullen, A. (2012) Presented lecture for Clinical Nurse Specialist students on Management of COPD at University of Colorado School of Nursing.

    Mullen, A., Pond, K. Hefel, A., Carlton, B., (2012) "Allergy Practice Roundtable," Journal of Asthma and Allergy Educators.August 2012, pg. 182-4.

    Mullen, A. (2012, 2010, 2009, 2007, 2004)  Presented lectures of Asthma Educator Certification Review Course at National Jewish Allied Heath Conference.

    Contact Information

    • Office: 877.225.5654
    • Fax: 303.398.1630



    • National Jewish Health Main Campus
      1400 Jackson St.
      Denver, CO 80206

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