Elissa A. Wagner, DNP, RN


Clinical Instructor
Undergraduate Studies Program
Room 2344 400NIB

University of Michigan School of Nursing
400 North Ingalls Building
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5482

Telephone: (734) 764-8617
Fax: (734) 936-5525

Scholarly Expertise / Activity

Interests:

  • Nursing Education
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Cardio/Pulmonary Nursing
  • Kinesthetic learning activities
  • Communication in Nursing
Dr. Wagner is an educator who has focused her career in adult medical-surgical nursing and critical care.  She has designed her teaching of undergraduate nursing students to include her years of previous patient care experience, engaging learning strategies and simulation.  She is dedicated to helping students transition into clinical nursing by making connections between theory and practice.  Additionally, her interests include clinical research and best practice implementation at the bedside.

Teaching

Dr. Wagner has taught clinical courses in the undergraduate program.  This includes students in the Traditional BSN program and Second Career BSN program.

Education

  • DNP, Madonna University, Livonia, MI, 2016
  • MSN, Lourdes College, Sylvania, OH, 2009
  • BSN, Lourdes College, Sylvania, OH, 1995
  • Nursing Diploma, St. Vincent Medical Center School of Nursing, Toledo, OH, 1994