Kim Baxter, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Associate Professor
Kim Baxter


Research Interests

Critical Thinking/Clinical Reasoning in Nursing
Simulation in Nursing Education


Nursing is a privileged profession. We have the opportunity to partner with our clients and their families at often a very vulnerable time for them. It is my mission to provide education that allows students to develop into strong compassionate RNs and APNs - men and women who can rise to this tremendous opportunity.

Courses Taught


N343, Nursing Care of the Individual II
N331/332, Pathopharmacology
N346, Care of Clients with Complex Health Problems, Practicum


Advanced Physiology, Advanced Pharmacology, Nurse Practitioner Management


  • BS: Biochemistry, UCSD, 1978
  • BSN: Loma Linda University School of Nursing
  • MSN/FNP: University of San Diego, 1997
  • DNP: Tuoro University Nevada, 2015