Kathleen Fitzgerald, MSN, RN, CMSRN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Cunningham Hall 543
Kathy Fitzgerald comes to UWM with a primary focus on clinical practice in the hospital setting. With over 30 years in the hospital in various roles and a long history of certification as a Med-Surg nurse (CMSRN), her areas of interest include the care of the post-operative patient as well as the cardiac patient. Having cared for patients at various Milwaukee hospitals, her latest role was as a clinical educator at St. Francis Hospital on a unit with surgical, orthopedic and pediatric patients.
At UWM she has continued her commitment to improving clinical practice as she has worked with both juniors and seniors to develop their nursing skills as well as their critical thinking. She finds the enthusiasm they bring to the table renews her spirit and her faith in the bright future of nursing.