Alyssa Nordby, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, CDCES

Clinical Assistant Professor


University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Northern Division
801 E. Benjamin Avenue
Norfolk, NE 68701

Phone: 402-844-7902



  • 2018, BSN, Union College – Lincoln
  • 2022, DNP, UNMC


Dr. Alyssa Nordby graduated from Union College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2018. Her clinical experience includes working as a registered nurse at Faith Regional Health Services ICU/IMCU in Norfolk, Nebraska. She then worked as an RN-Patient Educator at Faith Regional Physician Services Endocrinology where she became a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist. She graduated with her Doctor of Nursing Practice-Family Practice in 2022. Her DNP Scholarly Project explored antimicrobial resistance in pediatric primary care. Dr. Nordby is also certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board. She has always enjoyed providing education for patients and is excited to provide education to students as well.


Research Interests

  • Diabetes Technology
  • Diabetes Education


American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, member

American Diabetes Association, member

Association of Diabetes Care and Education Specialists, member

Nebraska Nurse Practitioners, member

Sigma Theta Tau International, member



Cum Laude, Union College 2018