Kelly Gonzales, PhD, APRN-NP, FNP-C

Associate Professor


University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Omaha Division
985330 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5330

Phone: 402-559-4111



  • 2003, BSN, Coe College
  • 2006, MSN, University of Iowa
  • 2011, PhD, University of Iowa


Zegers, C.A., Gonzales, K., Smith, L.M., Pullen, C.H., De Alba, A., & Fiandt, K. (2020). The psychometric testing of the modified Functional, Communicative, and Critical Health Literacy tool. Patient Education and Counseling, 103(11), 2347-2352. doi:

Gonzales, K., Berger, A. & Fiandt, K. (2019). Federally Qualified Health Centers use of Nebraska Tobacco Quitline. Tobacco Prevention & Cessation, 4(42), 1-12. doi: 10.18332/tpc/113354

Gonzales, K. (2018). Establishing a school clinic: Using lean principles to value purpose. Nursing Economic$ 36(5), 225-232.

Gonzales, K. (2015). Risk propensity and safe medication administration. Journal of Patient Safety, 11(3), 166-173. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000065

Gonzales, K. (2012). Assessments of safe medication administration in nursing education. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 2(1), 39-50. doi: 10.5430/jnep.v2n1p39

Gonzales, K. (2010). Medication administration errors and the pediatric population: A systematic search of the literature. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 25(6), 555-565. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2010.04.002

Gonzales, K. (2007). Sharing smiles. Reflections on Nursing Leadership, 33(1). Retrieved January 7, 2009 from