Jonas IV Veterans Healthcare Scholar Alumni

Lauren Ervin, DNP, CNM

Frontier Nursing University

Dr. Lauren Ervin received her BSN from the University of Virginia School of Nursing on a Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps scholarship. Upon graduation, she was commissioned as an Ensign in the United States Navy Nurse Corps. She served in the military from 2003-2008 at Naval Hospital Pensacola and Naval Medical Center San Diego providing nursing care to childbearing families. She completed her MSN in Nurse-Midwifery and her DNP at Frontier Nursing University. Dr. Ervin is a Certified Nurse-Midwife at Langley Air Force Base providing full-scope midwifery care to military service members and their dependents. Her interests are perinatal depression and the effects of military deployment on childbearing.