Dean Kerri Schuiling
3001 Human Health Building
Kerri Schuiling, PhD, CNM, NP, FACNM received her BSN from Northern Michigan University and her MSN from Wayne State University. She holds a PhD and a graduate certificate in Women's Studies from the University of Michigan. She is certified as a nurse-midwife and women's health care nurse practitioner. She was previously the Associate Dean and Director of the School of Nursing at Northern Michigan University where she was also recognized as a distinguished professor. Dr. Schuiling has received several awards for her work in women's health including induction as a fellow in the American College of Nurse-Midwives and was a recipient of the ACNM'S Kitty Ernst award, which is given in recognition for innovative, creative endeavors in midwifery and women's health care. She is co-editor of the book Women's Gynecologic Health
, which received the ACNM Book of the Year Award, is on the editorial board of the journal Applied Nursing Research
and is the founding co-editor of the International Journal of Childbirth
, the official journal of the International Confederation of the Midwives. She is currently on the statewide Task Force for Nursing Practice and chair of the Research Standing Committee of the International Confederation of Midwives. Most recently she was selected for induction as a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, which is one of the nursing profession's most prestigious honors.