Chatham University

Nursing Faculty and Staff

Julie Slade, DNP, RN

Julie Slade, DNP, RN
RN-BSN Program Coordinator, Assistant Professor
Hometown : Pittsburgh, PA
Joined Chatham : 2010

Academic Areas of Interest

Bedside nurse at Cedars Hospice Inpatient in Monroeville. Passion for end-of-life nrusing. Membership Chairperson for the Southwestern PA Chapter of Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association (HPNA).


Dr. Slade graduated from Chatham University's MSN program in 2008. She then completed Chatham's DNP program in 2009 with her capstone project focus being End-of-Life Education for In-Hospital Nurses. Dr. Slade began working as Clinical Coordinator for Chatham in 2010 and now holds a role of Adjunct Faculty as well. Dr. Slade continues to practice clinically as a bedside hospice nurse.


  • DNP, Chatham University (Pittsburgh, PA), 2009
  • MSN, Chatham University (Pittsburgh, PA), 2008


  • Membership Chairperson - Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA)