Deborah A Salani

Associate Professor of Clinical

(305) 284-6487
Locator Code:



Dr. Deborah Salani is an Associate Professor of Clinical and Director of the Accelerated BSN Program at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies.  Dr. Salani has been practicing as a pediatric nurse for greater than 25 years. She practiced as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Hematology/Oncology and Pediatric Critical Care for approximately 10 years. She also practiced as the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner on the Pain Management Team. Her administrative experience includes leading the Emergency Department, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, and Hemodialysis Unit at Miami Children’s Hospital.  Dr. Salani has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania;  a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from the University of Miami.  Dr. Salani completed the post masters in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate program at the University of Miami.  Dr. Salani also has a strong background in psychiatric nursing where she practiced at a Children’s Psychiatric facility for greater than 10 years.  She is nationally board certified as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.

Deborah Salani, DNP, PMHNP-BC, APRN, NE-BC

See Full CV