Terese Verklan

Contributing Faculty
College of Nursing
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Dr. Verklan has served in various roles over her 35+ year career. She has taught at Master's and Doctoral programs since 1993, both in classroom and online. Her academic career included quantitative research in the area of low- and high-risk neonates as they transition to extrauterine life. Her clinical career includes bedside and advanced practice roles in neonatal intensive care units. Dr. Verklan is also a healthcare consultant and works with organization nationally and internationally to improve the healthcare delivered to neonates. She has over 50 clinical and research publications, and serves as a reviewer/editor for a number of perinatal/neonatal and research journals. She has chaired dissertations and scholarly capstone DNP projects, as well as being a committee member and URR. Dr. Verklan teachesd in both PhD and DNP programs.


BA, University of Manitoba, Canada

BA, University of Manitoba, Canada

Master's, University of Pennsylvania

PhD, University of Pennsylvania