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Kathleen Rylance

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Nursing
  • ​DNP, APN, CNP       ​
  • School of Nursing
  • (847) 578-8561
  • Rothstein Warden Centennial Learning Center​, room 1.016
Specialization and Interests
  • Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Interprofessional Health Education and Clinical Practice
  • Quality and Safety
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Professionalism, Leadership and Collaborative Care
  • Nursing Fundamentals
  • Community Health and Education
  • Recruitment, Retention and Mentoring of Students and Faculty
  • Patient/Family-centered care and Advocacy
  • Population Health and Clinical Prevention
  • Program Evaluation
Current Research
  • Collaborative Space design to promote Interprofessional Clinical Care
  • Community-based Service Learning in Nursing Education
Awards and Honors
  • DePaul ENGAGE, 2014 - faculty recognition for developing socially responsible future leaders as part of our Vincentian mission
DePaul Affiliations
  • School of Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice Committee
  • School of Nursing Curriculum Committee
  • School of Nursing Community-based Service Learning Committee
  • School of Nursing, Rosalind Franklin University, Ad Hoc Committee
Professional Affiliations
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Zeta Sigma Chapter
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association
  • Community-Campus Partnerships for Health