Board of Visitors | PhD Student Representative
Sarah Brzozowski is a PhD candidate at the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing and Director of Magnet and Nursing Excellence at UW Health. Sarah began her nursing career as a clinical research nurse on UW Health’s Clinical Research Unit. Sarah holds a Bachelor of Science in Spanish with a minor in Business Administration from University of Wisconsin–Green Bay, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee and a Master’s in Business Administration from Arizona State University. She is Nurse Executive Advanced – Board Certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Sarah is an active member of the Sigma Theta Tau International serving on the Leadership Succession Committee of the Beta Eta at-Large Chapter. She is also an active member of the Midwest Nursing Research Society serving as co-chair of the Health Systems, Policy and Informatics Research Interest Group. Sarah served two years on the curriculum committee within the School of Nursing. Her program of research focuses on leadership, organizational culture and the support of nurses. Her dissertation studies are investigating nurse identity and the support nurses need in primary care clinics, and the relationships among leadership, work environment and nurse outcomes in primary care practice settings. Sarah enjoys yoga, being outside, and spending time with her 5-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son.