Cheri Barber,DNP, RN, CPNP

Clinical Assistant Professor & DNP Program Director

Phone: 816-235-6355

Cheri Barber


Cheri Barber has been faculty at UMKC since 2013 teaching in the graduate Nurse Practitioner track and DNP program. Dr. Barber is a past President for the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) and the current President-Elect for the Association of Faculties of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (AFPNP), and a current membership with Sigma. Dr. Barber’s areas of interest are in adolescent behavior and eating disorders. She continues to practice part-time in a pediatric primary care clinic.