University of Nebraska Medical Center

Amber Golden, DNP, APRN, AGPCNP-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor, UNMC College of Nursing


Amber Golden, DNP, APRN, AGPCNP-BC
Amber Golden is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing. She received her Bachelors of Science from Nebraska Methodist College. She received her Doctorate of Nursing practice from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing. Her NP certification is Adult Gerontology Primary Care. Her DNP capstone project was a feasibility study that involved making a system-level change using motivational Interviewing, tailored discharge education and electronic medical record flow sheet intervention in adults with alcohol use disorder. She currently is teaching at UNMC as well as practicing at a primary care clinic. Her research interests include primary care, geriatric transitional care, telehealth, and interprofessionalism. She presently teaches multiple courses within the undergraduate nursing program as well as the Graduate Adult Gerontology Primary Care NP Program.
  • 2013, BSN, Nebraska Methodist College
  • 2019, DNP, UNMC
Research Interests
  • Primary care
  • Geriatric transitional care
  • Telehealth
  • Interprofessionalism
Grant Support

  • November 2017-November 2019 Title: NE ALIGN APP, Buchanan, Lynne (P.I.)
  • Golden, A., & Buchanan, L. (2021). A Feasibility Study to Direct System Level Change for Hospital Patients With Alcohol Use Disorder. Journal of addictions
  • Emerson, M, Buchanan, L. and Golden, A. (2020). Telehealth Simulation with Graduate Nurse Practitioner Students. Nurse Educator Journal. 46(2). 126-129.