- MSN, 1995, Illinois University
- BSN, 1985, Illinois University
Karen Hamick began her career in nursing education as adjunct faculty with Colorado Mountain College in 2011. As of 2012 she is full-time faculty for the nursing program. Karen is licensed in the state of Colorado as a Registered Nurse.
Her clinical experience includes 16 years of nursing, including 5 years as a staff nurse. Karen has also worked as a heart failure coordinator and a clinical specialist for the emergency department. Her teaching experience includes being a medical/surgical nursing instructor.
At the Spring Valley Campus Karen currently teaches Pharmacology, Gerontology, Medical-Surgical lecture and clinicals.