Katie Pavek, MSN, RN

PhD Student


Advisor: Linsey Steege, PhD
Minor: Distributed
Research Interests: Stress, self-care, coping, undergraduate nursing students, nursing workforce

Katie Pavek headshot

MSN, Concordia University Wisconsin
BSN, UW–Madison

Practice Experience & Interests: Katie Pavek is a Clinical Faculty member at UW–Madison School of Nursing. Katie’s teaching experience includes clinical, classroom, and simulation settings. Her areas of focus include stress, holistic wellness, and self-care. Katie’s program of research focuses on helping undergraduate nursing students and new-to-practice nurses manage stress and improve resilience through self-care. She is passionate about improving the well-being of nurses in order to reduce burnout and turnover and enhance clinician wellness and patient care delivery.