Physician Profile

Kim Striegel, FNP-C, APRN

Nurse Practitioner, Department of Rheumatology

Kim Striegel is a nurse practitioner in the Department of Rheumatology at UConn Health. Kim has spent much of her career working with patients with a variety of rheumatologic conditions including systemic lupus erythematosus, scleroderma, rheumatoid arthritis, and fibromyalgia. She also has extensive experience with clinical research trials as both a study coordinator and a sub-investigator.

Office Locations:

UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 3rd Floor West
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolUniversity of New HampshireBiology
Nursing SchoolEnglewood Hospital and Medical Center School of NursingNursing
Undergraduate SchoolSt. Peter's CollegeNursing
Graduate SchoolColumbia UniversityFamily Nurse Practitioner
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honors SocietyColumbia University
ValedictorianEnglewood Hospital and Medical Center School of Nursing
Member of Golden Key National Honor SocietyUniversity of New Hampshire
Hospital Affiliation:
  • UConn John Dempsey Hospital
Clinical Interests:

Systemic lupus erythematosus, scleroderma, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia

Languages Other than English:
  • Spanish (conversational)
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Progression of esophageal dysmotility in systemic sclerosis. Vischio, John; Saeed, Fahd; Karimeddini, Mozafareddin; Mubashir, Asia; Feinn, Richard; Caldito, Gloria; Striegel, Kim; Rothfield, Naomi. (2012). The Journal of rheumatology, 5, (39), 986-91.