Dr. Brandi is a board certified adult nurse practitioner (ARNP) actively practicing at the Roskamp Institute Clinic in Sarasota. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Dr. Brandi served as professor of nursing at several Japanese medical universities teaching nursing courses, helping establish nursing programs, and conducting funded research. Dr. Brandi is a navy nurse corps veteran with over 23 years of military service, and served in a variety of military leadership positions, including director of nursing and quality management coordinator. She retired in 1996 at the permanent rank of commander (05). She holds a doctorate in nursing, a post-master certificate as a nurse practitioner, a master degree in human resource management systems and a master degree in nursing.