Shari Huffman

Shari Huffman, MN, APRN, CNE, CPNP-PC

Clinical Lecturer

Department: Family, Community and Health Systems Science
Business Phone: (904) 244-5171
Business Email:

About Shari Huffman


Huffman teaches in the undergraduate and RN-to-BSN program, as well as clinical courses in the graduate program. She also assists in the skills lab and with inter-professional educational activities and simulations.


Huffman’s research and scholarship interests include pediatric gastroenterology, quality improvement and clinical nursing education.


APGNN Susan Moyer Nursing Research Grant
2013 · NASPGHAN Foundation
Ellen Rudy Clore Excellence in Writing Award: Clinical Article
2003 · Journal of Pediatric Health Care
Northeast Florida Great 100 Nurses Award
2003 · NE Florida Great 100 Nurses

Board Certifications

  • Certified Nurse Educator
    National League for Nursing
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care
    Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Research Profile

Huffman’s area of research interest has focused on Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease, including a pilot study of Vitamin D supplementation in children with IBD. She was the site coordinator for ImproveCareNow, an international QI research database, as well as participating in numerous other research studies during her career in Pediatric Gastroenterology.


Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education
2018 · University of Central Florida
Master of Nursing
1996 · University of Florida
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
1989 · University of North Florida
Associate Degree in Nursing
1983 · Florida Junior College of Jacksonville

Contact Details

(904) 244-5171