Susan Kimble,DNP, RN, ANP-BC

DNP Program Director

Phone: 816-235-5962



Susan Kimble has been faculty at UMKC since 1998 teaching in the graduate Nurse Practitioner tracks and DNP program where she is currently the director of the MSN and DNP programs. Susan maintains her adult NP certification through ANCC. Dr Kimble is the program director for the Interprofessional Program Grant, Bridging the Disparities Gap: Strengthening Community-based Healthcare Delivery in an Urban Setting funded by HRSA. She serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Sheffield Place, a local shelter for women and their children. She is a member of the American Nurses Association, Missouri Nurses Association, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF), and Sigma Theta Tau (STTI), Nursing Honor Society. She has served as faculty advisor for SSTI’s Lambda Phi chapter. She is a continuing education reviewer for AANP and advanced practice publication reviewer for Springhouse Corporation. She was selected as an award recipient of the Sanofi-Aventis 2007-08 NP Doctoral Education Scholarship by the American Academy of Nurse