Kathleen Healey, APRN, PhD

Kathleen Healey, APRN, PhDAssistant Professor, College of Medicine

Clinical Practice:
Academic Office:
4242 Farnam Street, Suite 650
North Doctor's Tower
Omaha, NE 68131
Phone: 402-559-8600
Fax: 402-559-3545

988440 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-8440
Fax: 402-559-3341


Hospital Appointments:
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Multiple Sclerosis

Biographical Sketch:
Dr. Kathleen Healey is a nurse practitioner and PhD in the Multiple Sclerosis Program at UNMC. She has worked in the MS area since 1998. Dr. Healey received her undergraduate degree from the University of Miami and returned to her home state to complete her Master of Science of Nursing in 1991 at the University of Nebraska College of Nursing. She obtained her Nurse Practitioner Certification in 1996 and went on to complete her PhD in Neuroscience in 2005. Her dissertation area was functional measures in Multiple Sclerosis and associations with MRI Parameters. She was named MS advocate of the Year in 1993 by the Nebraska Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Dr. Healey has presented numerous programs on MS to patient and provider groups locally and regionally .She has presented her research nationally. She currently holds a position with the MS Society on the Program Development Committee.