Susan Conaty-Buck, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Assistant Professor
Coordinator (Interim) NP & DNP Program
Family Nurse Practitioner, UD Nurse Managed Primary Care Center
311 McDowell Hall
Accepting DNP Students


  • DNP, University of Virginia
  • MSN University of Virginia
  • BSN, James Madison University, Virginia
  • MFA, Virginia Tech University
  • BA, Glassboro State College, New Jersey

University of Delaware:

  • NURS 692:  Nurse Practitioner Adult I Didactic
  • NURS 694: Nurse Practitioner Adult II Practicum
  • NURS/HLTH 844:  Population Healthcare Informatics (DNP and MBA program)
  • Conaty-Buck, S.B., Buchner, B.R., Kleinpell, R.M. (2014) Clinical Guideline Brief: Navigating the World of Mobile Apps for NPs. American Association of Nurse Practitioners. AANP Practice Committee.
  • Conaty-Buck, S.B. (2014) Clinical Practice Brief: Mobile App Regulatory Standards. American Association of Nurse Practitioners. AANP Practice Committee.
  • Conaty-Buck, S.B. (2011) Unblocking barriers: Clearing the channel to improve communication between practitioners and patients with low health literacy. Publisher ProQuest, UMI Dissertation Publishing. ISBN 124403763X. ISBN-13 9781244037632
  • University of Delaware. Solving Complex Problems Using Translational Knowledge, Software and Networks: Proposal for a Working Group on Bio-Cybersecurity, 2016-2018. Role: Principal investigator.
  • Delaware DHSS. Healthcare Workforce Learning & Re-Learning Curriculum.  (Team member with specialization in education for Healthcare Informatics, Health Literacy as well as Scriptwriting for Healthcare Theater scenarios for all curricular modules), 2016-2018.
  • University of Delaware. Horn Entrepreneur Faculty Fellow Award: Interprofessional Informatics Undergraduate Education, 2017. Role: Co-investigator.
Honors and Awards
  • Top Nurse for Informatics Nurse (Honorable Mention), Delaware Today, 2017
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners Leadership Program, 2015-2016
  • Excellence in Teaching (Nominated), University of Delaware, 2016