Krista Roach, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, WHNP-BC

Krista Roach, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, WHNP-BC

Krista Roach, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, WHNP-BC

Assistant Professor


Mrs. Roach is a two-time University of Louisville School of Nursing graduate and is currently working towards her Doctor of Nursing Practice. She joins the School of Nursing after working as a nurse practitioner in several primary care settings including her most recent position in telemedicine with Norton eCare. Mrs. Roach has over 19 years nursing experience including areas in critical care, travel nursing, maternal/newborn, teaching prenatal classes, and serving as a clinical instructor for ULSON for several semesters.

Mrs. Roach will be providing primary care and women’s health care at the Kentucky Racing Health Services Center (Racetrack Clinic). She will also be teaching in women's health and community health courses as well as in other areas across our programs.


  • DNP, in process, University of Louisville
  • Health Professions Education, Certificate, University of Louisville, 2020
  • MSN, Family & Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Program of study, University of Louisville, 2014
  • BSN, University of Louisville, 2002

Educational & Practice Interest

  • Maternal/Newborn
  • Women’s Health across the lifespan
  • Primary Care and Management of Chronic Disease
  • Community Health
  • Interprofessional Education
  • At-Risk & Migrant Populations

Professional Memberships

  • Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health (NPWH)
  • Kentucky Nurses Association (KNA)
  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • Kentucky Association of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives (KANPNM) 
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

View Curriculum Vitae [PDF]