faculty profile

Kim Steanson   DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC

Assistant Professor


  • MSN, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
  • BSN, Texas Woman's University)

Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Sedation Service, Vanderbilt Children's Hospital
  • Interventions to decrease parental anxiety as children with cancer return to school
  • Transition of nurses from bedside to provider roles

Professional Organizations

  • Association of Faculties of Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Programs, 2012-Present
  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, 1998-Present