Between 2007 and 2012, the diversity of undergrad students increased 85%
Gerontological and Geropsychiatric Mental Health Advanced Practice Nursing
Gerontological Nursing, Long Term Care, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education
Family practice, medical-surgical nursing, hemodialysis, wound care, infection control
Internationally renowned scholar and educator and a pioneer in the development of the gerontological nurse practitioner program.
Social support, care giving, and mental health of older adults, quality of life of refugee/immigrant population
Advanced practice nursing, care of children and families, adolescent medicine, health disparities, nursing education, curriculum development and evaluation
Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Specialist, Mood and Psychotic Disorders, Nursing Workforce Diversity
Reproductive Health, Pediatrics, & Program Evaluation
Oncology; palliative care; pain management; education with standardized patients/low fidelity simulation; new graduate nurse residency program development; leadership development for nurse managers and directors.
Kristen McDonald did her student clinical experience as a women's health nurse practitioner.
Adult/Pediatrics Critical Care and Trauma
Teaching Undergraduate and Graduate students to design and lead therapeutic groups. Mental health care promotion.
Health policy, population health, women’s health across the life span, health-care workforce, program evaluation, advanced practice nursing
Cardiovascular / Cardiothoracic Nursing
Health promotion across the lifespan
Adult Health, Medical Surgical Nursing
Clinical expertise is in the areas of nursing administration, critical care, medical/surgical and maternity nursing.
Occupational health, shift work and sleep health, health-care workforce.