Faculty/Staff Profile

Myra Schmaderer, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor

Contact Information
University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Lincoln Division
550 N 19th Street
Lincoln, NE 68588-0620
tel: (402) 472-7335
E-Mail: mschmade@unmc.edu

Dr Schmaderer is an assistant professor at the College of Nursing. Dr. Schmaderer received her doctoral degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2015. Her research area is multimorbidity, chronic disease, patient activation and self-management. Dr. Schmaderer is particularly interested in using mobile health technology. She has over 30 years of clinical experience with a focus on acute and chronic disease. Dr. Schmaderer’s teaching area includes Leadership and chronic disease.



  • Patient Centered Care III course with a focus on chronic disease
  • Leadership and Management


  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Fundamentals of Nursing


  • Determinants of Patient Activation in Multimorbid Hospitalized Patients

Professional Service/Recognition

  • American heart Association
  • MNRS
  • Sigma Theta Tau