Miriam D. Butler, DNP, NP-C, FNP-BC

Assistant Teaching Professor

Director, DNP Program
FNP Area Coordinator

E-mail: butlermd@missouri.edu
Phone: 573-884-5153

S346 Sinclair School of Nursing
University of Missouri
Columbia, Mo., 65211


Graduate Faculty Status – Yes
DNP Doctoral Faculty Status – Yes
PhD Doctoral Faculty Status – No


Teaching Emphasis Areas
  • Advanced Clinical Nursing Practicum
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice Clinical Residency
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice Project
  • Health Program Design and Management
  • Quality, Safety, and Performance Outcomes
  • Reproductive & Sexual Health Primary Care
Selected Grants, Honors and Awards
  • Expansion of Practitioner Education — Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, $199,617, 2020-2022
  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, MU Nursing Alumni Association, 2020
  • MS/DNP Graduate Faculty Teaching Award, (student nominated), 2020
  • Air Force Health Professions Tour nominee, 2018


Selected Presentations
  • Project ECHO: Improving nurses’ adherence to evidence-based recommendations and guidelines, Becevic, Mirna; Hoffman, Heidi, Butler, Miriam, Poster Presentation, Evidence-Based Practice on the Frontlines: Building a Culture of Quality, Safety, and Nursing Professionalism, April 8 & 9, 2020
  • Mobile Clinic Start-up, Mobile Health Conference, September 14, 2019
  •  “Chronic Disease Self-Monitoring to Improve Outcomes”
     Mobile Health Conference, September 14 – 17, 2019, Poster Presentation
  • The Role of the Nurse Practitioner, De Soto Jr. High Career Day, May 9, 2019, Presentation
  • Diabetes Update, Miriam Butler with Melanie Duran RN, CDE, SSON March 12, 2019, Presentation
  • “Fatigue”, Advanced Practice Assessment and Skills Workshop, March 13, 2019, Presentation
  • Mobile Health Clinic Services, Great Day St. Louis KMOV TV, January 7, 2019, Interview
  • Chronic Disease Care – Hypertension and Diabetes, KJJF Radio, August 20, 2018, Interview
  • Chronic Disease and Mobile Wellness, Hillsboro Rotary, May 2018, Presentation
  • Chronic Disease and Depression in Primary Care Diabetes Updates and Case Studies
    3rd Annual Advanced Practice Assessment and Skills Workshop, March 15, 2018, Presentation
  • Nursing History and Opportunities in Nursing, STLCC at Meramec,  Feb 23, 2018, Presentation 
Clinical Practice Area

Primary Care, Public Health


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