Adult Medical-Surgical Nurse, Clinical Educator – acute medical-surgical 34 years, six years Psychiatric Nursing, special interests – Nursing Professional Development.
RN – Diploma The Buffalo General Hospital School of Nursing 1980
BSN – The State University of New York at Buffalo 1986
MS – D’Youville College Community Health Nursing/Education 1996
ACCN Certification – Nursing Professional Development 1992-present
NU 122 Health Restoration I
NU 220 Mental Health Nursing
Staff RN Buffalo General Hospital (BGH) 1980-1982
Assistant Head Nurse 3-11 BGH Acute Medical Teaching Unit 1982-1983
Clinical Educator Evenings and Nights BGH 1983-2014
Responsible for the provision and facilitation of orientation, in-service education and continuing education of all Nursing Staff and other hospital departments as assigned.
Nursing Faculty Trocaire College 8/14 – present
Professional interests – Therapeutic Communication, Holistic Nursing and Professional Nursing Issues