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Michaela Lewis

Michaela Lewis DNP, ARNP, CPNP, CPN, CPEN, CNE, CNE-cl, PMHS

Assistant Professor
  • College of Nursing

Email Address:michaela.lewis@cuanschutz.edu

Mailing Address:
  • CU Anschutz

Education II North

13120 East 19th Avenue

Aurora, CO 80045

Michaela Lewis received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at Gardner-Webb University in 2008. She received her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at the Medical University of South Carolina in 2015. She completed an Advanced Practice Provider fellowship at Seattle Children's Hospital in November of 2019.

Michaela believes that children deserve every advantage and opportunity to pursue their life's purpose. It is her belief that the provision of excellent health care promotional visits, across the lifespan of the child, as well as episodic medical guidance and support during times of illness encourages the success of the child and the family unit. Her professional interests include hospital medicine, quality improvement, and nursing education and mentorship.

Michaela hails from Fayetteville, NC. She enjoys obtaining new knowledge and skills, reading, weight lifting, yin yoga, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Education, Licensure & Certifications


  • Associate Degree in Nursing, Gardner-Webb University 2006
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Gardner-Webb University 2008
  • Master of Science in Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina 2015
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina 2015
  • Advanced Practice Provider Fellowship, Seattle Children's Hospital 2019
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Certified Pediatric Nurse (CPN)
  • Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN)
  • Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP)
  • Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Pediatric Fundamental Critical Care Support (PFCCS)
  • Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC)
  • Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)
  • Academic Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE-cl)
  • Pediatric Primary Care Mental Health Specialist (PMHS)