Kay Mueggenburg, PhD, MSN, RN, CHPN

Kay MueggenburgAssociate Professor of Nursing

Palliative Care Coordinator

Office: Division of Nursing House

Phone: (618) 537-6845

Email: ikmueggenburg@mckendree.edu


Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse (CHPN)

Fellowship Harvard Medical School: Palliative Care Education Program (PCEP) 2008

Ph.D., Education and Educational Administration, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (2003)

MSN, Community Health Nursing, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (1996)

BSN, Nursing, McKendree College, (1993)

Diploma, Professional Nursing, Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO. (1971)


Prior Work Experience

Nursing Education

McKendree University, Division of Nursing: Associate Professor

Duke University, School of Nursing: Assistant Professor Nursing

University of Kentucky College of Nursing: Assistant Professor

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville: Lecturer

Hospice & Palliative Care

Educator with: HPNA, NHPCO, Respecting Choices, AAHPM (2004-current)

Hospice of the Bluegrass: VP Education and Research (2004-2010)

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Coordinator (2006-2010)

Volunteer: Local community hospices

Community Health Nursing

Madison County Health Department: Health Services Manager

FSVNA, Director: Family Planning, STD, HIV, Refugee Resettlement, Head Start

Acute Care Nursing

Jewish Hospital, St. Louis

Alton Memorial Hospital, Alton

St. Joseph Hospital, Alton