Karla Abbott

Karla Abbott, DNP, RN
Assistant Professor, Nursing
Phone: 605.274.5063

Karla Abbott teaches "Behavioral Health Nursing", "Nursing Leadership" and "Interdisciplinary Palliative Care" at the senior level.  An enrolled member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, Karla is involved in research that preserves the health of Native Americans and increases Native American participation in the STEM fields.  Karla is faculty advisor to the Augustana Nursing Student Association (ANSA).  She received her B.S.N. from Michigan State University, her master's in nursing from Augustana, and her DNP from Augsburg College, Minneapolis, Minnesota.