Theresa Jizba, DNP, AGACNP-BC, ACHPN
Theresa Jizba, DNP, AGACNP-BC, ACHPN

Theresa Jizba, DNP, AGACNP-BC, ACHPN

Assistant Professor
College of Nursing, Omaha Campus


  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Palliative Care

Academic Appointments


  • Nursing - Doctorate


  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations


  • Jizba, T.A., Baumert, J.M, Miller, J., Barnason, S. Implanted Port Access in the Emergency Department: A Unit-Level Feasibility Study of a Nurse-Led Port Access Algorithm, Journal of Emergency Nursing, 47(4), 599-608, 2021
  • Curtis, K.K., Ross, H.J., Garrett, A.L., Jizba, T.A., Patel, A.B., Patel, S.H., Wong, W.W., Halyard, M.Y., Ko, S.J., Kosiorek, H.E., Foote, R.L. Outcomes of patients with loco-regionally recurrent or new primary squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck treated with curative intent reirradiation at Mayo Clinic., Radiation Oncology, 11(55), 2016


  • Jizba, T., Manning, L., & Iverson, L. (2021). Escape room for nurse practitioner students: an innovative teaching strategy (poster presentation). 2021 Nebraska Nurses Association Annual Convention. Lincoln, NE., 2021

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Oncology
    Pallaitive care
    Vascular access

Awards and Honors

  • Positive Image of Nursing Award, Nebraska Nurses' Association, 2018