Catherine Hatch Schultz, MN, APRN FNP-BC

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

Catherine Hatch Schultz, MN, APRN FNP-BC portrait
  • State Funded Scholarship, College Of Nursing
  • Faculty Practice
  • Instructor (Clinical), College Of Nursing
  • Service



  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Nursing, Brigham Young University
  • Master of Nursing, Nursing, University of Washington. Project: Psychosocial Correlates of Objectively Confirmed Free-living Physical Activity in Older Adults with COPD

Honors & Awards

  • Scholarship recipient, University of Utah College of Nursing, Fall 2016-Summer 2017. 08/21/2016
  • Nursing Graduate Education Enhancement Fund Recipient. 01/2009
  • Citizens of the World Scholar Travel Award Recipient. 08/2008
  • Scholarship recipient, University of Washington School of Nursing (2006-2007; 2008-2009). 08/2006
  • B.S.N., Magna Cum Laude. Brigham Young University, 12/2005


Catherine Hatch is a Clinical Instructor within the division of Health Systems and Community Based Care in the College of Nursing. She received her Master of Nursing in 2009 from the University of Washington and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2005 from Brigham Young University. She is board certified as a family nurse practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Prior to beginning her faculty position at the University of Utah, she worked for over 5 years as a nurse practitioner in the Washington DC area, where the majority of her clientele were underserved and muli-lingual/cultural. She has experience in primary care and infectious diseases and is fluent in Spanish. Having traveled on humanitarian healthcare missions to Ghana, several countries in Central and South America and the Caribbean, she is committed to the health of vulnerable individuals both nationally and abroad. She looks forward to contributing to the field of research in disease prevention and health promotion among underserved populations.

In the Media

  • USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) Continuing Promise 2015 (03/2015-09/2015). Partnership with US Navy as volunteer civilian nurse practitioner to provide humanitarian medical assistance to 11 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. 03/2015.


  • English, fluent.
  • Spanish, fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Ghana
  • Latin America and the Caribbean
  • United States of America. Community clinics aimed at serving the needs of immigrants and refugees.