Erik Rauch, CRNA, DNP, NSPM, DAAPM is the Chief Nurse Anesthetist at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, FL where he specializes in high-risk obstetrics and trauma. Dr. Rauch is also an Assistant Professor for the Nurse Anesthesia Program at the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL where he specializes in simulation education. He received both his Bachelors and Doctorate degrees from the University of South Florida, and received his Masters degree from Florida Gulf Coast University. Dr. Rauch has also completed a Post-Graduate Certificate in Advanced Pain Management through Hamline University and the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists. He is nationally credentialed as a Diplomat of the Academy of Integrative Pain Management, and he’s board certified in non-surgical pain management (NSPM) through the National Board for Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA).