Adjunct Assistant Teaching Professor
S443 Sinclair School of Nursing
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
Family Nurse Practitioner
- BSN, University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo.
- MS(N), University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo.
- DNP, Frontier Nursing University
Bio and Professional Experience
Sara has had the opportunity to work in a variety of practice settings, including 25 years in a medically under-served community. She spends about 80 percent of her time practicing in an internal medicine office where she sees a variety of adult and geriatric clients with a wide range of problems. On the majority of days you will find a student by her side. In addition to being a family nurse practitioner, she is also nationally certified as a geriatric nurse practitioner. The remaining 20 percent of her time is spent teaching advanced practice nurses at the graduate and doctoral level.
Student Mentoring Projects
Project Manager for PRIMO Grant 9007 targeted at placing APN students in clinical practice rotations in medically underserved areas
Honors and Awards
Most Supportive Faculty Award by graduate students (2002)
- Sigma Theta Tau
- American Nurses Association
- Missouri Nurses Association