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Gayla A. Dayce, APRN, DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Facilities Southeast Occupational Medicine
Groups Accepting First Option
Status Active
Undergraduate school Southeast Missouri State University, 1995
Masters school University of Missouri in Columbia, 2001
Medical school University of Missouri in Saint Louis, 2014


US Department of Transportation Certified Medical Examiner


Gayla Dace brings to SoutheastHEALTH nearly two decades of nursing experience, with more than 15 years of practice in the primary care setting as a family nurse practitioner. In addition to having a passion for serving as part of our comprehensive healthcare team, Gayla has a special interest in women's issues. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the American Nurses Association, the Missouri Nurses Association (as regional vice-chair) and the Heartland Advanced Practice Nurses. Additionally, she is an adjunct faculty member at Maryville University In her free time, Gayla enjoys camping, fishing and vacationing with her two children.


  • Colvin LJ, Dace GA, Colvin RM, Ojile J, Collop N. Commercial motor vehicle driver positive airway pressure therapy adherence in a sleep center. J Clin Sleep Med 2016;12(4):477–485.