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Sarah Fitz, MSN

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Biobehavioral Nursing Science


Building & Room:

717 NURS


845 S. Damen Ave., MC 802, Chicago, IL 60612


Sarah Fitz obtained her MSN from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in Nashville, TN. When she moved to Chicago in 2008, she started working as a staff nurse in a heart transplant/cardiac care ICU. She most recently worked as a nurse practitioner for the pulmonary transplant and end-stage lung disease service.

Sarah is currently teaching in the BSN program, coordinating one of the students' last clinical experiences before they graduate and become RNs.

Sarah has spoken at regional and national conferences about lung transplantation and pulmonary diseases including cystic fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension.  She is a 2018 DAISY award recipient for excellence in nursing education.