Faculty Directory

Kathy Shaw

Kathy Shaw DNP, RN

Associate Professor
  • College of Nursing

Email Address:kathy.shaw@cuanschutz.edu

Primary Phone:303-724-8528

Mailing Address:
  • CU Anschutz

Education II North

13120 East 19th Avenue

Aurora, CO 80045

Kathy Shaw joined the University of Colorado College of Nursing in 2011. Her nursing specialty is community health nursing with an interest in closing disparity gaps. Her clinical practice has included a variety of settings including home health, diabetes self-management education, nonprofit clinics, community health centers, and older adult research. Dr. Shaw's teaching experience spans more than 20 years, including baccalaureate and graduate-level nursing education, in face-to-face, online, and stimulated learning environments.

Dr. Shaw maintains membership in the American Nurses Association, Colorado Nurses Association, the American Association of Diabetes Educators, Sigma Theta Tau and the American Public Health Association Public Health Nursing section.

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • Doctorate in Nursing Practice, Medical College of Georgia 2009
  • Master's in Community Nursing, Medical College of Georgia 1995
  • Bachelor's in Nursing, Medical College of Georgia 1989


  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Colorado College of Nursing 2013