Kathleen Henricks

Kathleen Henricks

Assistant Professor

    Burgess Hall 211
    (309) 677-4736


DNP from University of Illinois at Chicago – 2018
BSN from St. Ambrose University - 2013


Dr. Hendricks joined the Bradley University nursing faculty in 2021. She completed her BSN degree from St. Ambrose University in 2013 and her DNP from University of Illinois at Chicago in 2018. She obtained her board certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the American Nursing Credentialing Center in 2018 and practices as a Family Nurse Practitioner in Peoria, IL. Her professional practice experience as a nurse practitioner includes primary care, urgent care, and telemedicine. Dr. Hendricks continues to practice and provide digital care to patients across Illinois.

Dr. Hendricks teaches in the DNP program at Bradley. Her research interests include chronic disease management, telemedicine, and education.

Dr. Hendricks is happily married and has one son who is her greatest joy. She enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, and traveling in her free time.


Awards and Honors

  • Graduate of the 2018/2019 Primary Care Fellowship at OSF St. Francis (2019)
  • Nursing Excellence Award for Innovation in Nursing, Nominee (2016)
  • Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence in Patient Care (2013)
  • Summa Cum Laude Honors