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Faculty - Daniel J. Crawford

Daniel J. Crawford
Associate Professor (Clinical), Director, PNP-PC Program
334 CNB

DNP, University of Iowa
MSN, University of Iowa
BSN, University of Iowa

Research Focus/Clinical Interests: 
  • Pediatric neurology
  • Children’s health
  • Health equity & social justice
  • Advanced practice nursing education

Dr. Daniel Crawford is a pediatric nurse practitioner who joined the faculty at the University of Iowa College of Nursing in 2020 where he serves as the Director of the Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program. He comes to the University of Iowa with past experience as faculty in advanced practice nursing education and in academic leadership. He is passionate about health equity and leveraging the role of the DNP to create social change and improve health outcomes for underserved populations. Dr. Crawford’s area of clinical expertise is pediatric neurology. He continues to practice in pediatric neurology at Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s Hospital on a part-time basis. In the area of pediatric neurology, he has particular interest in improving the quality of life and care of children with epilepsy.