Professional Bio


  • Ph.D., Capella University
  • M.S.N., Incarnate Word College
  • B.S.N., Marycrest College

Professional Memberships

  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • Colorado Nurses Association (CNA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Nursing Leadership
Nutrition and Enteral Feeding
Wound Management Health Promotion
Medical Ethics
Test-taking Strategies

Recent Publications

Szutenbach, M. P. (2013) Bullying in nursing: Roots, rationales, and remedies. Journal of Christian Nursing, 30(1), 16-25.

Recent Presentations

Szutenbach, Mary Pat. (October 24-26, 2012) Lateral Violence within the Nursing Profession, Third International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector: Linking Local Initiatives with Global Learning. Vancouver, Canada.

Szutenbach, M.P. Bullying Among Staff Nurses (2011, February) Rocky Mountain Chapter of Nurses Christian Fellowship, Denver, Colorado.

Awards & Recognition

  • Learning Enhancement and Advancement Program (LEAP) Study Grant. STTI Alpha Kappa Chapter, $2,954, 2010