Christie Campbell-Grossman, PhD, RN

Associate Professor


University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Lincoln Division
550 N 19th Street
Lincoln, NE 68588-0620

Phone: 402-559-7355



  • 1980, BSN, UNMC
  • 1983, MSN, UNMC
  • 1996, PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Clinical/teaching experience includes a number of medical-surgical areas. Strong areas of interest focused on traumatic brain injury rehab, spinal cord injury rehab. palliative care and end-of-life-care. Research focus is on social support interventions for single, low-income mothers. Expertise in research methodology, measurement, and Evidence-Based-Practice process.


Research Interests

  • Smart phone app intervention
  • Social support computer application
  • Low-income African American first-time mothers


Campbell-Grossman, C., Hudson, D.B., Keating-Lefler, R., & Fleck, M. (2005). Community leaders’ perceptions of single, low-income mothers needs and concerns for social support. Journal of Community Health Nursing, 22 (4), 241-256.

Keating-Lefler, R., Hudson, D.B., Campbelll-Grossman, C., Fleck, M., & Westfall, J. (2004). Needs, concerns and social support of single, low-income mothers during the transition to parenthood, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 24, 381-401.

Hudson, D.B., Campbell-Grossman, C., Fleck, M.O., Elek, S., & Shipman, A. (2003). Effects of the New Fathers Network on first-time fathers' parenting satisfaction during the transition to parenthood. Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, 26, 217-219.

Campbell-Grossman, C.,  Brage Hudson, D., & Ofe Fleck, M. (2003). Chewing tobacco use: Perceptions and knowledge in rural adolescent youths. Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, 26(1), 13-21.

Campbell-Grossman, C. & Brage Hudson, D.(2001). Rating students’ technology generated clinical decision making scores. Nurse Educator, 26 (1),5-6. 

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Nebraska Nurses Association State Board Member or 4 years (treasurer). 2002-2006.

Sigma Theta Tau International, Gamma Pi chapter at large, vice president for Lincoln campus 2013-2015.

Trainer of End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) Advanced Palliative Nursing Care 2015.

Lincoln Coordinator for BSN and MSN Exchange students from China. 2014-2018.


2016 UNMC College of Nursing Team Award.

2012 Spirit of Shared Governance Recognition.

2011 Wide River Technology Extension Center Electronic Health Record Curriculum Development Award.

2011 Pocket Nurse Scholarship for Clinical Simulation and Learning.

2008 Outstanding Nurse Educator of the Year.