Kathleen Farrell

Years Taught at Murray State:


Classes Taught:

Undergraduate: Adult Health, Assessment, Applied Pharmacology
Graduate: Pathophysiology, CNS Adult Health-Acute, Chronic, Critical Care, Diagnostics and Management of Adult Health Problems, CNS Practicum, Quality and Safety Improvement, Ethics in Nursing, and Clinical Residency


Cambridge Who's Who 2011 Professional of the Year: Professionalism Recognition Award - Murray State Graduates 2000; KBN Incentive Award 2000, 2001; All State Nursing Scholarship 1981


University of Tennessee HSC, DNSc, 2002 Nursing, Adult Health
University of New York @ Stonybrook HSC, 1987, MSN, Adult Health, Critical Care
University of New York @ Stonybrook HSC, 1984, BSN, Nursing
Suffolk County Community College, Selden, NY, 1981, AAS, Nursing

Certification & Licensure

KY, Registered Nurse,; KY APRN
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, ANCC, ANCP-BC
Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, AACN, CCNS

Clinical/Professional Focus:

Adult Health, Chronic Illness Management, Diabetes

Research Focus:

Chronic Illness Management, Nursing Education, Technology in Nursing Practice

Professional Experience Prior to Murray State:

APRN Private Practice, Murray KY 1997-present
APRN Lourdes Hospital, Paducah KY 1998-2000
Critical Care Nurse, MCCH, Murray KY 1992-2001
Clinical Director, MCCH, Murray KY 1992-1994
Assistant Director Nursing, Critical Care/Emergency, Brunswick Hospital Center, Amityville NY 1988-1992
Inservice Instructor, Critical Care/Emergency, Brunswick Hospital Center, Amityville NY 1985-1988
Critical Care/Emergency Staff Nurse, St John's Hospital, Smithtown NY 1982-1985
Medical-Surgical Staff Nurse, Southampton Hospital, Southampton NY 1981-1982

Professional Organizations: