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Dannica Callies

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Clinical Assistant Professor (Sioux Falls)

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Mailing Address

University Center-Nursing
2300 Career Ave Ste 260
Sioux Falls, SD 57107


South Dakota State University, Doctor of Nursing Practice, 2013
Augustana College, Bachelor of Arts in Nursing, 2009

Academic Interests/Expertise

Family practice primary care
Rural health care
Self care
Primary Prevention
Continuing education for Nurse Practitioners

Academic Responsibilities

NURS 631, NURS 765, NURS 855, NURS 875,NURS 880

Committee Activities

Bylaws Committee Chair: school years 2022-2025

Awards and Honors

Horizon Health Care Inaugural Provider of the Year Award, 2016
Center for Independence Distinguished Provider Award, 2014

Professional Memberships

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF)
Nurse Practitioner Association of South Dakota (NPASD)
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Work Experience

Family Nurse Practitioner, Quick Care, 2021-present
Clinical Assistant Professor, South Dakota State University, 2020-present
Nurse Practitioner Site Instructor, South Dakota State University, 2017-2020
Family Nurse Practitioner, Horizon Health Care, 2013-2020
Registered Nurse & Resource Nurse, Avera McKennan Women's Center, 2011-2013
Registered Nurse, Avera McKennan Neuroscience Unit, 2009-2011

Area(s) of Research

Breast cancer prevention
Nursing pedagogy