Sheryl Stansifer, DNP, APRN-CNP

Sheryl Stansifer, DNP, APRN-CNP
Chapman Clinical Assistant Professor
Chapman Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
College of Health Sciences
Nursing
918-631-3125 Oxley Health Sciences Facility Room 219

Education

MSN – West Texas A&M University DNP – Graceland University BSN – Texas Tech University

Bio

After serving as the Director, School of Nursing from November 2017 until December 2019, Dr. Stansifer has returned to the Family Nurse Practitione (FNP) program full-time. She has served as the FNP Program Director since 2015. Dr. Stansifer has over 20 years of experience as family nurse practitioner in Rural Health, Cardiology, Neurology, Telemedicine, Acute Care, Long Term Acute Care, Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing Facilities.
Dr. Stansifer is also a peer site reviewer for Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Prior to joining The University of Tulsa, Dr. Stansifer practiced at Hillcrest Medical Center with the hospitalist group and continues to maintain a clinical faculty practice at Jack C. Montgomery VA.

Research Interests

Evidenced-based protocols for prevention of hospital acquired pressure injury.

Teaching Interests

Family Nurse Practitioner curriculum and clinical practice

Courses Taught

  • DNP Project Proposal
  • FNP Competency Lab
  • FNP Practice Summation
  • Population Focus Family NP II: Pediatrics
  • Project Completion
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • APRN Practicum II
  • Biostatistics
  • DNP Project Design
  • Advanced Assessment
  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Diagnosis and Management I: Introduction To Diagnostic Reasoning
  • Foundations for Practice

Professional Affiliations

  • American Nurses Association
  • Oklahoma Nurse Practitioner Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau Iota Mu Chapter

Awards & Honors

  • Higdon Award