Denise Schentrup, DNP, MSN, ARNP, BC

Denise SchentrupClinical Associate Professor and

Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

University of Florida
PO Box 100187
Gainesville, FL 32610-0187
HPNP 4219

Telephone: 352-273-6345
Fax: 352-273-6568

Dr. Schentrup is responsible for administrative tasks related to the College’s Faculty Practice Association. She is the Clinical Director of Archer Family Health Care, the College of Nursing’s nurse managed health center.  She supervises the clinical staff and provides oversight to the day to day operations of the practice and the Quality Improvement Program.  She is a member of the implementation team for the electronic health record and provides leadership in the clinical documentation piece within the electronic health record.  She is a member of the national consortium of the Alliance of Chicago and participates on a subcommittee on clinical documentation to improve clinical documentation within the electronic health record.


Dr. Schentrup has taught in graduate courses including Advanced Health Assessment and Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice Nursing. She teaches in the clinical setting as preceptor for adult and family nurse practitioner students and participates in DNP project committees.


Dr. Schentrup is the PI  on an Interprofessional Collaborative Practice at Archer Family Health Care-funded by HRSA

Clinical Practice/Research

Dr. Schentrup serves as Clinical Director and Lead Nurse Practitioner of Archer Family Health Care. She provides quality, affordable care to individuals and families of Archer, Florida and surrounding rural areas. She serves as the Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs and provides oversight to faculty practice initiatives. She serves as a Board member of the Faculty Practice Association. .


Dr. Schentrup received her BS in Nursing and her MN in Family Nurse Practitioner at the University of Florida.  She received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice at Rush University.