Education & Training


  • University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics

Post-Graduate School

University of Missouri Columbia


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Academic Information

Teaching Professor
Associate Program Director


One Hospital Drive
MA303 Medical Sciences Building, DC032.00
Columbia, MO 65212
United States

P. 573-884-9099

Research Interests

  • Etiology and treatment of anxiety and depression
  • Smoking correlates and treatment
  • Motivational Interviewing


  • Does probiotic therapy reduce the duration of acute diarrhea in children?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2020;23(2):39-38.
    Treat Z, Cronk N.
  • Are children who receive antibiotics in early childhood more likely to develop allergic disease?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2020. doi: 10.1097/EBP.0000000000000961
    Katubig A, Boessen C, Cronk N.
  • Evaluating resident procedural skills: faculty assess a scoring tool.
    PRiMER. 2020;4:4.
    Wells J, Ludden-Schlatter A, Kruse RL, Cronk NJ.
  • Practice makes perfect: Training residents in difficult encounters.
    PRiMER. 2020;4(2):1-8.
    Wells J, Cronk NJ.
  • Does FFN testing help prevent preterm birth and adverse outcomes related to preterm birth in women with symptoms of preterm labor?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2018;21(8):37-38.
    Kalkhoff S, Cronk NJ.
  • Does daily use of fish oil by pregnant women affect the newborn?
Evidence-Based Practice. 2016;19(3):E-5-E-6.
    Williams K, Cronk NJ.
  • Parenting during residency: providing support for Dr Mom and Dr Dad.

    Family Medicine. 2016;48(2):140-144.
    Morris LE, Cronk NJ, Washington KT.
  • Response to “Parenting During Residency.”

    Family Medicine. 2016;48(6):488-489.
    Morris LE, Cronk NJ, Washington KT.
  • Social workers as behavioral health consultants in the primary care clinic.
    Health & Social Work. 2016;41(3):196-200.
    Mann CC, Golden JH, Cronk NJ, Gale JK, Hogan TM, Washington KT.
  • Does recreational running increase the risk of OA of the knee?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2015;18(2):11-12.
    Allmon AL, Cronk NJ, Morris L.
  • Understanding the exercise habits of residents and attending physicians: a mixed methodology study.
    Family Medicine. 2015;47(2):118-123.
    Williams AS, Williams CD, Cronk NJ, Kruse RL, Ringdahl EN, Koopman RJ.
  • The association of resilience, perceived stress and predictors of depressive symptoms in sexual and gender minority youths and adults.

    Psychology and Sexuality. 2016;7(2):116-130.
    McElroy JA, Wintemberg JJ, Cronk NJ, Everett KD.