Sara Robertson, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Sara Robertson, DNP, APRN, FNP

Sara Robertson, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

DNP Program Director, Associate Professor

 Dr. Robertson serves as Director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program and Distinguished Faculty in the School of Nursing. She has practiced as a Family Nurse Practitioner for 17 years. In the most recent 10 years, she has practiced primary care at the Kentucky Racing Health Services Center (KRHSC). The KRHSC serves a predominantly Latinx community who work in the horse racing industry in Kentucky. The KRHSC is a Nurse Practitioner run primary care clinic which offers women's health care and mental health care to patients in addition to primary care. Drs. Whitney Nash and Sara Robertson won the "Edge Runner" Award from the American Academy of Nursing for our development of the clinical and integrative care model which serves a high-need population. Drs. Nash and Robertson were also featured in the May 2018 edition of Oprah Magazine as "Healthcare Heroes: Nurses Edition" for our work at the clinic.

Dr. Robertson's teaching focuses are pathophysiology, pharmacology, and evidence-based practice. She also serves as a member at large on the Board of the Kentucky Association of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives.


  • DNP, University of Kentucky
  • MSN, University of Louisville
  • BSN, University of Louisville

Professional Activities

  • Family Nurse Practitioner, KY Racing Health Services Center


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