Lorene Stephan,DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor

Phone: 816-235-5609



Lorene Stephan joined the graduate nursing faculty at UMKC in 2014 teaching in a variety of the DNP and MSN courses. As a board certified family nurse practitioner she has worked in many health care settings over the last 16 years, including primary care, women’s health, and in federally qualified health centers in Kansas and Missouri. Dr. Stephan is a member of the American Nurses Association and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice in 2013 and her MSN in 1998 from the University of Kansas.

Her DNP project was a quality improvement project that assisted a county in Kansas with compiling and organizing data into mutual categories for their community health assessment. She presented her findings to the stakeholders of the county.