Kim Budisalich


Clinical Assistant Professor Graduate Programs Simulation Coordinator


1610 Ben Graves Drive
Nursing Building
Room 310
Huntsville, AL 35899
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Curriculum Vitae


  • DNP, The University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • MSN, FNP, Samford University, Birmingham, AL
  • ASN, RN, Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ
  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certified

Clinical Expertise

  • Family Nurse Practitioner Primary & Emergent Care
  • Medicare Wellness Exams


  • Primary and Preventative Care
  • Medication Management
  • 3D Printing in Nursing Education
  • Healthcare Simulation in Advanced Practice Nursing Education
  • Standardized Patients in OSCE

Recent Publications

  • Lioce, L.,Budisalich, K., & Showalter, D. A.(2021). Three-dimensional printing: Collaborative nurse-led research. Annual Review of Nursing Research: Healthcare Simulation 39(1).

  • Budisalich, K.(2020). Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner: Hypertension.In C. Alfes & E. P. Zimmermann (Eds.), Clinical simulations for the advanced practice nurse: A comprehensive guide for students, faculty, and simulation staff. p222-228. Springer Publishing Company.

  • Beck, A. & Budisalich, K.(2018). The importance of immunizing adolescent males with the HPV vaccine. The Journal of Vaccines and Immune System. 3(2), 6-9.

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