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Celeste Tremblay

Celeste Tremblay
Celeste Tremblay, Ed.D., R.N., C.N.E. Clinical Associate Professor Emerita


 Clinical Expertise in the Areas of: Nursing Administration, Critical Care, Medical/Surgical and Maternity Nursing.

Research Interest

Has a nursing informatics and technology focus. Works with Sim Man simulation, PDAs; her research involves technology and its effect on medication errors.

Educational Background

1972             B.S. Lowell State College, Lowell, Massachusetts

                      Major Field: Nursing 

1978             M.S. Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

                      Major Field: Medical Surgical (education option)

2010      EdD Leadership in Schooling University of Massachusetts, Lowell


    Celeste Tremblay received a BS in nursing from Lowell State College, a MS in medical surgical nursing from Boston University and completed her EdD, with a leadership in schooling focus from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Her dissertation involved technology and its influence on nursing medication errors. Clinical expertise is in the areas of nursing administration, critical care, medical/surgical and maternity nursing. She can interpret both cardiac and maternity fetal monitoring. She has also worked in the areas of occupational health and school nursing. She has been an educator for over twenty five years She has been teaching in the School of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Lowell for more than twelve years, where she is involved in teaching sophomore, junior and senior nursing students primarily in the area of using nursing process to apply theory to practice in the clinical and laboratory settings. Dr. Tremblay uses technology in her teaching and research, utilizing tablets, and smart-phones in clinical practice, to enhance students learning.   
    She coordinates clinical practicums for the juniors in the fall and seniors in the spring. During the past six years she has used the Simulation Lab to enhance student education. 
    She is a certified nursing educator.