Kirsten Pancione, RN, DNP, FNP-C & PMHNP-BC
Assistant Professor
Community Mental Health Nursing

Research Interests
  • Smoking Cessation in Substance Treatment
  • Medication Assisted Treatment in Substance Use Disorders
  • Telemedicine / Telepsychiatry

  • DNP, University of South Alabama, 2014
  • Post MSN PMHNP, University of South Alabama, 2013
  • MSN FNP, Florida Atlantic University, 2009
  • BSN, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2006
  • ADN, Lord Fairfax Community College, 2005

Specialized Training

  • Nurse Educator Certificate, University of South Alabama, 2014


Doctoral Courses

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice Project Planning
  • Evidence-Based Practice and Quality Improvement in Health Care Systems
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice Residency I, II, III

Graduate Courses Taught

  • Advanced Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Practicum I, CMN 549
  • Advanced Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Practicum II, CMN 553
  • Advanced Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Practicum III, CMN 555
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention and Issues for Family Psychiatric Nursing
  • Physio-Pathological Bases of Advanced Nursing
  • Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nurses

Other Courses Taught

  • Advanced Pathophysiology, NSG 5531
  • Mental Health across the Lifespan, NSG 5570
  • Advanced Health Assessment/Differential Diagnosis, NSG 5502L
  • Primary Care: Pediatrics/Family, NSG 5580L
  • Primary Care: Adult I, NSG 5542L
  • Primary Care: Adult II, NSG 5550L

Honors and Awards
  • Awarded Teaching Assistantship at FAU
  • Awarded Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship Grant at FAU
  • Awarded Nurse Educator Grant through USA
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing