Kelly Stamp

Kelly Stamp PhD, NP-C, RN, CHFN-K, FAHA, FAAN

Associate Dean of Academic Programs Associate Professor
  • Academic Programs
  • College of Nursing

Email Address:kelly.stamp@cuanschutz.edu

Primary Phone:303-724-8398

Mailing Address:
  • CU Anschutz

Education II North

13120 East 19th Avenue

Aurora, CO 80045

Dr. Stamp is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Academic Programs. She earned a BSN from Southeast Missouri State University, MS in nursing education, post-MS as an adult nurse practitioner and PhD in Nursing from the University of South Florida. Before joining CU, she served as an Eloise R. Lewis Excellence Professor & Department Chair at UNC Greensboro, School of Nursing and as an Associate Professor and Program Director at Boston College, School of Nursing.

Dr. Stamp serves internationally as the Lead Consultant for developing and implementing an Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (AGNP) program at the Bern University of Applied Sciences in Bern, Switzerland. In addition to developing the AGNP role in Bern, she is now assisting with educating the Swiss about the role of DNP prepared nurses. Due to her work with the Swiss, she was invited to be an International Speaker at the Bern University of Applied Sciences Nursing Graduation Ceremony in November 2021.

Dr. Stamp is a regional and national leader in heart failure and is currently a Past President of the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses. Her publications focus on improving outcomes for patients with heart failure and nursing education. She is currently externally funded to support a research study to improve outcomes in heart failure patients through the correct identification of a patient’s New York Heart Association Functional Classification. Dr. Stamp is a 2020, AACN Wharton Executive Nurse Leadership Fellow and a 2021 AACN Elevating Leaders in Academic Nursing Fellow.

For the culmination of her national and international work, she has been recognized as a Fellow of the American Heart Association in 2014 and was inducted as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing in 2019.

Areas of Expertise

  • Heart failure
  • Nursing Education

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • Post-MS Adult Nurse Practitioner, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL - 2007
  • PhD Nursing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL - 2006
  • MS Nursing Education, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL - 2004
  • BSN, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO - 2000
  • ADN/BS Nursing/Psychology, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO - 1998
  • Certified Heart Failure Nurse (CHFN)
  • Certified by the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN)
  • Registered Nurse
  • Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner - Certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Awards

  • 2021 - Senior Research Excellence Award, UNC Greensboro, School of Nursing
  • 2021 - AACN Elevating Leaders in Academic Nursing Program
  • 2020 - AACN-Wharton Financial Acumen Course (August 10-September 17, 2020)
  • 2020 - AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Program (due to COVID-19 the 2020 fellow class will meet in August 2022)
  • 2019 - Fellow of American Academy of Nursing
  • 2017-2021 Eloise R. Lewis Excellence Professor, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • 2014 - Fellow of American Heart Association (FAHA)
  • 2013 - Massachusetts Association of Registered Nurses: Excellence in Nursing Education Award
  • 2013 - Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society in Nursing, Alpha Chi Chapter Spirit of Sigma Award
  • 2013 - Excellence in Teaching and Clinical Research Award, Boston College, School of Nursing
  • 2012 - Faculty Fellowship Award
  • 2011 - Massachusetts Association of Colleges of Nursing: Early Career Award

Affiliations

  • 2019 - American Academy of Nursing, Member
  • 2017 - American Nurses Association, Member
  • 2017 - North Carolina Nurses Association, Member
  • 2011 - Heart Failure Society of America, Member
  • 2009 - American Association of Heart Failure Nurses, Member
  • 2008 - Preventative Cardiovascular Nurses Association, Member
  • 2006 - American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Member
  • 2004 - American Heart Association Professional Member