CCU Spotlights

Jody Panian

Jody Panian

Assistant Director of Skills and Simulation
Nursing and Health Sciences Division

  • DNP - Doctor of Nursing Practice Candidate (Regis University)
  • MSN - Master of Science in Nursing, Education emphasis (University of Phoenix)
  • BSN - Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Regis University)


Phone: 720-872-5614

Jody brings more than 30 years nursing experience as the coordinator for the nursing skills and simulation lab at CCU. Her clinical focus has helped to enhance nursing student outcomes through case scenarios and simulation practice. During her career she has worked as a surgical nurse, unit and clinic nurse and specialty nurse in cardiac and orthopedics. Jody has experience in hospital program development creating successful programs in the Denver area. She clinical taught nursing students for over ten years in many of the metro area hospitals.

Jody is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International and a CCU school counselor. She has been a member of PEO organization since 1987 to help support the advancement of education of women through philanthropic projects. Jody was awarded the 2013 Outstanding Faculty Award in our College of Adult and Graduate Studies.

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