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Marlene Kilpack MSN, CMSRN, CCRN

Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Nursing 
Idaho State University
921 S. 8th Avenue Stop 8101
Pocatello, ID 83209-8101 

Office: Beckley 309 - Pocatello Campus
Phone: 208-282-5601
  • B.S. in Nursing, University of Utah
  • M.S. in Nursing, Western Governors University
Research Interests
  • Nursing Education



Marlene began her nursing career in 1998 as a surgical technologist on the open heart team at the University of Missouri, Columbia Hospital. From there she has worked as a nurse in oncology, med/surg, orthopedics, psych, long term care, CV, and intensive critical care. She is passionate about nursing and teaching students to perform at optimal levels.

Featured Scholarship & Publication

Marlene was given the Daisy Award for compassionate nursing in 2014. Her certifications include PALS, TNCC, FCCS, ACLS, BLS, CMSRN, CCRN, and OCN to name a few.


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