Michelle Ullery

Program Director of DNP-FNP

612-330-1207
ullery@augsburg.edu

Dr. Michelle Ullery joined Augsburg University in 2022 as the Doctor of Nursing Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner Program Director. At Augsburg, Michelle seeks to lead an exceptional curriculum to prepare students to be family nurse practitioners who are engaged in meeting the needs of our diverse community through a holistic approach.

Michelle’s professional interests center around meeting people where they are to promote health, prevent disease, and manage illness by supporting the body to heal itself. She draws this approach into the academic setting as the director of the DNP-FNP program, in courses she teaches, and by creating community-engaged learning experiences. Michelle maintains certification, licensure, and practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She also maintains advanced certifications as Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner and an Advanced Practice Wound and Ostomy Nurse. Michelle’s clinical practice centers around integrative medicine in the rehabilitation setting.

Michelle has been practicing as a family nurse practitioner since 2010 and working as an educator in nurse practitioner education since 2014. Michelle maintains active membership with Minnesota Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Institute of Functional Medicine, and National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty.

Education

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice: University of Grand Forks, North Dakota (2014)
  • Masters in Science, Family Nurse Practitioner: University of Grand Forks, North Dakota (2010)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Minor in Art and Biology: College of Saint Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota (2007)

Areas of Teaching Responsibility

  • DNP scholarly project seminar series
  • Integrative pharmacology and herbal therapies
  • Integrative health promotion, prevention, and illness management
  • Informatics and healthcare technology

Presentations/Publications

  • Oswald, J. & Ullery, M. (2024, May 23rd). Use of artificial intelligence (AI) in interprofessional simulation [Conference presentation]. Midwest Interprofessional Conference 2024, St Paul, MN, United States.
  •  Oswald, J. & Ullery, M. (2024, April 19th). Supplements and herbs in management in of cardiometabolic conditions [Conference presentation]. Minnesota APRN Coalition 2024 Spring Pharmacology Webinar, Virtual Webinar.
  • Ullery, M. (2025). Chapter 8:   Informatics and healthcare technologies. In Schadewald, D. (Eds.), Zaccagnini & White’s core competencies for advanced practice nursing:  A guide for DNPs (5th ed, pp. 231- 255). Jones & Barlett.
  • Ullery, M. (2023, April 4th). Functional medicine & chronic wounds [Practice presentation]. Allina Health – Wound Clinic, Minneapolis, MN, United States.
  • Ullery, M. (2022, February 3rd). Nutrition after spinal cord injury [Group presentation]. Get Up Stand Up to Cure Paralysis, Minneapolis, MN, United States.
  • Ullery, M. (2021, May 13th). Optimizing performance and health with functional medicine [Group presentation]. Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute Sports and Recreation, Virtual Webinar.
  • Ullery, M. (2021, May 4th). Preceptor opportunities for advanced practice providers [Conference presentation]. Minnesota Nurse Practitioners, Virtual Webinar.
  • Osgood, C., Oswald, J., & Ullery, M. (2021, April). Expanding NP clinical placements using a consortium and the student-preceptor model [Conference presentation]. National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculty 47th Annual Conference, Virtual Conference.
  • Ullery, M (2019, April 4th). Improving NP clinical placements through a state-wide consortium [Poster presentation]. National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculty 45th Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, United States.
  •  Amajuoyi, U., Novak, K., Ringo, M., & Ullery, M. (2016, April, 15) Prevention of recurrent stroke:  An evidence-based approach [Conference presentation]. 31st Annual Conference for Professionals in Brain Injury, Brooklyn Park, MN, United States.
  • Kiresuk, T., Novak, K., & Ullery, M. (2012, March, 29). Primary care challenges for the brain injured patient [Conference presentation]. 27th Annual Conference for Professionals in Brain Injury, Brooklyn Park, MN, United States.

Current Certifications

  • Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C)
  • Public Health Nurse (PHN)
  • Certified Wound and Ostomy Nurse – Advance Practice (CWN-AP, CCN-AP)
  • Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner (IFMCP)