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Barbara Stolle

Barbara Stolle

SIM Oversight/Instructor


Lee Medicine & Science Hall 303

Phone: (605) 658-5605



Barbara has been an active nurse educator for 30+ years, since 1987 teaching both in the traditional classroom and in the online environment. She also holds 6 years of expertise in simulation pedagogy and technology.

Teaching Interests:

Simulation, Medical/Surgical Nursing, Geriatric Nursing, NCLEX-preparation, providing tutoring support to disadvantaged students.

Research Interests:

Learning outcome measurements in curriculum including simulation.


  • MS, Adult Health Nursing, South Dakota State University, 1995
  • BS, Nursing, Briar Cliff College, 1984
  • Diploma, Nursing, St. Luke's School of Nursing, 1982

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator, The Society for Simulation in HealthCare
  • Iowa Multi-State Registered Nurse License, Iowa Board of Nursing
  • Certified Nurse Educator, National League for Nursing
  • Minnesota Registered Nurse License, Minnesota Board of Nursing

Awards and Honors:

  • Excellence in Caring Award, USD Department of Nursing, 2017
  • Excellence in Service Award, USD Department of Nursing, 2012


  • Stolle, Barbara. Implementation of the Clinical Judgement Model into Simulation. Presented at the 2019 INACSL Conference, Phoenix, AZ. (June 20, 2019)
  • Potter, Kari, MacCabe, Angela, Stolle, Barbara, Brantz-Miller, Alycia, Castillo, Melissa, Higgins, Nicole. Incorporating an Interprofessional Education Emergency Medicine Simulation into Medical Laboratory Science Curriculum. Presented at the Clinical Laboratory Educator's Conference, Houston. (February 22, 2018)
  • Hegge, Helene, Tesch, Christine, Stolle, Barbara, , . Advancing the field of public health nursing: Clinical Prevention Simulation. Presented at the Public Health Nursing: Key to Our Naton's Health, Indiabapolis, IN. (June 3, 2016)
  • Stolle, Barbara A., Ray, Annette, Warren, Dawn, Serfling, Jody, Fischbach, Cheryl, Windeshausen, Connie, . Simulation Champion Team: Strategy for Effective Facuty Involvement During Integration of Simulation Nursing Curriculum at Five Nursing Program Sites in South Dakota. Presented at the 14th Annual International Association of Clinical Learning & Simulation Conference, Atlanta GA. (June 12, 2015)