Shannon Shumaker PhD, APRN, ACNP-BC, MSN, RN

Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Medicine
Areas of Interest

Cardiac Rehabilitation | Cardiothoracic perioperative care | Heart Failure

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Shannon Shumaker PhD, APRN, ACNP-BC, MSN, RN

I have enjoyed working in the field of Internal Medicine & Cardiology for over 20 years. I pioneered one of the first all NP inpatient cardiovascular teams and continue to serve as a champion in cardiovascular advocacy & health policy initiatives.

Education & Training

BSN
Eastern Kentucky University | Richmond | 2000
MSN, ACNP-BC
University of Kentucky | Lexington | 2010
PhD
University of Kentucky | Lexington | 2016

Areas of Interest

Cardiac Rehabilitation | Cardiothoracic perioperative care | Heart Failure

Certifications

Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

School of Medicine

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Track Coordinator

Assistant Professor

Awards

Kentucky Fellowship Scholarship

Philosophy

"I partner with individuals to develop a plan of care that is evidence-based and provides the most effective care that impacts best health outcomes."

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