Katie Sleaford, MSN

Clinical Instructor

Teaches clinical and didactic courses in the Nursing program. Specialty in caring for maternal and neonatal patients. Certified in Inpatient Obstetrics.

Courses Taught

Education and Training

  • MSN, Lewis University, Romeoville, Illinois
  • BSN, St. Ambrose University

Professional Interests

  • Healthcare disparities (race, socio-economic status, and limited English proficiency)
  • Maternal morbidity and mortality
  • Policies and procedures guided by evidence-based practice

"Nursing education is a passion for me. I've had really great learning experiences through my education preparation and nursing career. Nursing educators truly impact the lives and careers of those they teach. I've become a nursing educator to share my knowledge and shape future generations of nurses."

Katie Sleaford, MSN, Clinical Instructor


MSN practicum project focused on developing culturally competent care and communication skills for nursing students via simulation experiences.

Professional Organizations

  • American Nurses Association/Illinois Nurses Association (ANA/INA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
  • Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

More About Katie Sleaford

Courses Taught

NURS 350 Applied Learning Experiences I
NURS 395 Clinical Application II

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