Eileen Amari-Vaught,Ph.D., RN, MSN FNP-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor

Phone: 816-235-6642 EXT. 5



Eileen Amari-Vaught joined the UMKC nursing faculty in fall, 2014. She has worked as a Family Nurse Practitioner at safety net clinics in Wyandotte County, KS and Overland Park, KS. She is currently practicing at St. Vincent Clinic, a division of Caritas Clinics Inc., in Leavenworth, Kansas. She received her MSN from KU School of Nursing in 2007. Prior to studying and practicing nursing, she earned a Ph.D. in Philosophy and Medical Ethics from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 1997. She has taught Ethics and Philosophy courses on the UMKC campus since 1999.