Title/Position: Assistant Professor of ClinicalProfile:
Dr. Crenshaw is an Assistant Professor of Clinical at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies. She is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as an Adult Nurse Practitioner. Dr. Crenshaw has over 20 years of professional clinical experience in acute care. Her specialty is in the management of patients in the cardiothoracic and general surgical intensive care units. Dr. Crenshaw earned a BSN and MSN degree from Florida International University and a Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of Miami. She is currently the Program Director for the Adult Gerontology Acute and Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Programs. Dr. Crenshaw currently teaches in the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, including simulation and advanced clinical skills. Dr. Crenshaw has presented regionally, nationally and internationally on topics such as the role of the Acute Care Nurse Practitioners in the Intensive Care Units, antibiograms and antibiotics, multidrug resistant organisms and the management of critically ill patients.
Nichole Crenshaw, DNP, MSN, ANP-BC
Bachelor of Science, Florida International University, 1994
Masters of Science, Florida International University, 1997
Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of Miami, 2014
Certifications / Licensures
ANP-BC, American Nurses Credentialing Center
ARNP/RN, Florida Board of Nursing, State Board of Professional Regulations
ACLS, American Heart Association
BLS, American Heart Association
Cardiothoracic Intensive Care
General Surgical Intensive Care
Primary Teaching Areas
Adult Gerontology Acute Care
Acute Care Pharmacology
Advanced Clinical Skills Lab
Research and Academic Interests
Acute Care, sepsis, advanced clinical skill, simulation
Crenshaw, N. (2015). Management of the Post-op Cardiac Patient. Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida.
Crenshaw, N. (2014). Advances in Heart Failure Treatment. Critical Care Symposium. Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida.
Crenshaw, N., Kaliff, J. &Wells, V. (2011). Hands on Central Line Insertion Techniques Across the Lifespan: Pediatric to Geriatric. Pre-conference Sessions at the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, National Teaching Institute, Chicago, IL,
Crenshaw, N. & Wells, V. (2011). Crisis of Multidrug Resistant Bacteria. Oral presentation at the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, National Teaching Institute, Chicago, IL.
Crenshaw, N. & Wyckoff, M. (2008). How to Choose What to Prescribe and Minimize Multi Drug Resistant Organisms. Poster presentation at the Florida Atlantic University, Connecting the Dots: Linking Research and Practice, Miami, Florida.
Wyckoff, M., Houghton, D. & Crenshaw, N. (2007). Investigating Antibiotics: How to choose what to prescribe in the Acute Care Setting. Oral presentation at the 18th International Nursing Research Congress, Sigma Theta Tau, Vienna, Austria.
Wyckoff, M., Houghton, D., Crenshaw, N. & Wells, V. (2007). Nurse Practitioners: The Next New Intensivist. Oral presentation at the 18th International Nursing Research Congress, Sigma Theta Tau, Vienna, Austria.
Major Accomplishments / Honors
Nurse Practitioner of the year, Peri-operative division Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2011