Carol S. Burns, NP. ,
Carol S. Burns, RN, NP, joined the endocrinology team at Lutheran Medical Group in September 2010. Prior to that, she was a nurse practitioner at Indiana Medical Consultants in Fort Wayne. Over the years, Burns worked in a variety of nursing positions, including director of nursing/patient care at the Rehabilitation Hospital of Fort Wayne, as a field representative for United American Insurance Company, as a nursing instructor at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne and in an assortment of roles at Parkview Hospital.
Burns graduated from the Parkview School of Nursing in Fort Wayne, Ind., with a nursing diploma in 1962. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from IPFW in 1979 and master’s degree in nursing from Ball State University in Muncie, Ind., in 1981. She completed a master’s degree/adult nurse practitioner at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis in 1997. Burns is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.