Tammy Spencer

Tammy Spencer RN MS CNE ACNS CCNS

Assistant Professor of Clinical Teaching; Interim Assistant Dean of the Undergraduate Program (Student Concerns)
  • College of Nursing

Email Address: tammy.spencer@cuanschutz.edu

Primary Phone: 303-724-8529

A faculty member since completing her master’s degree at the University of Colorado College of Nursing in 1989, Dr. Spencer is a seasoned classroom instructor with a focus on adult Medical-Surgical nursing with a special emphasis on concepts related to caring for the critically ill adult patient. Dr. Spencer serves as an academic advisor for the baccalaureate nursing program and is currently serving as the faculty liaison for the University of Colorado Student Nurses Association. She also serves on the board of the University of Colorado Alumni Board. Dr. Spencer currently practices as a staff nurse in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit at University Hospital and completed her post-masters certificate as an Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist in 2010. Dr. Spencer has also completed her certifications as Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist and Certified Nurse Educator.

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • Post-Master's Certificate Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Colorado College of Nursing 2010
  • Master's in Adult Medical-Surgical, University of Colorado 1989
  • Bachelor's in Nursing, University of Oklahoma 1984

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Awards

  1. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2017
  2. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2013
  3. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2012
  4. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2011
  5. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2010
  6. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2009
  7. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2008
  8. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2006
  9. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 2000
  10. President's Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 1999
  11. Dean's Award for Clinical Teaching Excellence, University of Colorado Denver 1991
  12. Academic Achievement Award, University of Oklahoma College of Nursing 1984