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Karen Roberts Burritt, Ph.D., R.N., FNP-BC

Karen Burritt

Office Location
Cook Devos Center for Health Sciences
301 Michigan St., NE
Room: 312 CHS
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

Contact
Office Phone: 331-5585
GVSU email: burritka@gvsu.edu

Education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Michigan State University
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Grand Valley State University (Family Nurse Practitioner)
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Grand Valley State University (Nursing)

Awards
Nursing Excellence in Research, Sigma Theta Tau Kappa Epsilon at Large. (December 1, 2012).
Dean’s Nursing Fellowship, Michigan State University. (2009).
Graduate School Summer Fellowship, Michigan State University. (2009).
Michigan Nurse Corps Grant, State of Michigan. (2009).
Nursing Excellence Award- Vision, Saint Mary’s Health Care. (2009).
Dean’s Nursing Fellowship, Michigan State University. (2008).
Graduate Office Fellowship, Michigan State University. (2008).
Graduate School Summer Fellowship, Michigan State University. (2008).
Nursing Excellence Award-Knowledge, Saint Mary’s Health Care. (2008).
Graduate Office Fellowship, Michigan State University. (2007).
Nursing Excellence Award-Collaboration, Saint Mary’s Health Care. (2006).
Nursing Excellence Award-Knowledge, Saint Mary’s Health Care. (2005).
Outstanding Achievement in Patient Safety, Trinity Health Care. (2005).
Outstanding Leadership Graduate Student, Grand Valley State University & Spectrum Health. (2003).

Selected Publications
Burritt, K. R., Given, B., Voneye, A., Given, C. Differences in Physical Functioning Outcomes for Obese Persons with Cancer.
Burritt, K. R., Given, B., Given, C. Relationship of Age, Comorbidities and Site of Cancer and Stage of Cancer to Physical Functioning.
Burritt, K. R. Variations in Stroke Care. In Johnson, S. (Ed.), Variations in Medical Care.
Burritt, K. R. (2003). Atraumatic Spine. Foundations in Neuroscience Nursing.