Assistant Clinical Professor of Nursing UNE since 2012. Prior to higher education, served in clinical practice for 15 years in medical/telemetry and intensive care. Teaching has included advanced medical/surgical, Ethics, Health Assessment, Gerontology and Nursing Simulation.
In addition to my faculty role, I am also coordinator of clinical simulation and nursing skills lab. Areas of interest include working with beginning nursing students developing technical and critical thinking skills and senior nursing students transitioning into practice. I am the liaison for the Scribes Project with the Alzheimer's Association of So. Maine as well as partnership with Southern Maine Area Agency on Aging implementing the Life Book Project through the Gerontology course.
Granted Fellowship by the Maine Gerontological Society in 2015.
University of New England
Board Certifications and Licenses
Maine State Board of Nursing
Adult Critical Care
Scholarship interests including interprofessional focus working with older individuals as well as implementation and assessment of clinical skills and simulation.
Invited Plenary Presentation
9/14/15 Maine Council On Agency - Research and Education Advancement: Mobilizing for Maine' Future