Courses

Below you will find the current course offerings listed by semester and then alphabetically by department. Students and Faculty should log in to workday.simmons.edu and view the live course listings for the current semester. The current semester listings below are updated weekly. If you have any questions about these courses, please contact the Registrar's Office at or 617-521-2111.

Spring 2022 Course Schedule

Last Updated: 10/04/2022 10:02PM

Neuroscience & Behavior

NB 347 - Seminar in Neuroscience

Normally open only to senior neuroscience and behavior majors. Addresses current topics through readings, presentations, field trips, and other activities.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Amanda Carey
4
Main Campus
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Rachel Galli
4
Main Campus

Nursing Practice

NURP 387 - Nursing Care of Communities

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
3:30PM - 5:30PM
Colleen Wiggins
4
TBD

NURP 410 - Research Methods

This course is designed to prepare you to critically analyze research literature. Emphasis will be placed on critically reading and interpreting published research in terms of applicability to the practice of healthcare professionals.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
1:00PM - 3:00PM
Tanya Cohn
3
TBD
02 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Carmen Harrison
3
TBD
002 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/13
Monday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Carmen Harrison
3
TBD

NURP 424 - Advanced Pharmacology Across Life Span

Advanced Pharmacology is a core requirement for completion of the Simmons University Family Nurse Practitioner Program. The course also meets the requirements for pharmacology preparation to sit for national Nurse Practitioner certifying examinations by ANCC or AANP. While emphasizing the pharmacological knowledge required by advanced practice nurses to safely treat patients with common physical and mental illnesses, the course facilitates student awareness of clinical pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in the management of common disease processes occurring throughout the life span. Students analyze and discuss current research findings related to pharmacologic therapies. Students are guided in the learning experience by faculty prepared in pharmacology and experienced in the role of applying the science of clinical pharmacology as family nurse practitioners.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Wednesday
5:00PM - 7:00PM
Alex Sargsyan
3
TBD
001 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/19
Thursday
5:00PM - 7:00PM

Sunday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Clark Cassone
3
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Wednesday
5:00PM - 7:00PM
Deirdre Sweeney
3
TBD
002 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/19
Thursday
5:00PM - 7:00PM

Sunday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Clark Cassone
3
TBD
03 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Wednesday
5:00PM - 7:00PM
Clark Cassone
3
TBD
04 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Wednesday
5:00PM - 7:00PM
Clark Cassone
3
TBD
05 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Wednesday
5:00PM - 7:00PM
Deirdre Sweeney
3
TBD

NURP 450 - Health Care System: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

This course is meant to examine the historical background of the U.S. health care system and analyze the current health care system. To accomplish this, students will learn about health care quality, access, and cost, as well as innovation. Health care systems will be appraised using the Iron Triangle of health economics. Health policy and advocacy will be highlighted through a social justice framework. Students will learn how quality and safety are improved through interprofessional collaboration. At the end of the course, students will have gained the requisite knowledge and skills to better advocate for their patients, community, and health care system. Students will strengthen their professional identity as future nurse practitioners and understand the role of the nurse practitioner in the U.S. health care system

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/23 - 2022/04/24
Sunday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Kathleen Brown
3
TBD
001 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/16
Thursday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Cindy Bridges
3
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Kathleen Brown
3
TBD
03 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Beth McVey
3
TBD

NURP 454 - Leadership and Management

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Jayne Rogers
4
TBD

NURP 503A - FNP IV Clinical Decision Making

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
001 TBD TBD
Kimberly Boothby-Downing
2
TBD

NURP 505 - Family Theory: Health & Illness

This course is designed to provide the FNP student with an overview of family assessment, intervention and evaluation across the lifespan. This course will assist the FNP student to consider the relevant theoretical and research underpinnings of family based assessment in order to foster, promote and strengthen family functioning. Application of this content for practice will be facilitated through lectures, course discussions, case studies and selected written topics.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/23 - 2022/04/24
Sunday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Brian Conner
2
TBD
001 2022/03/20 - 2022/06/19
Sunday
9:00PM - 11:00PM
Meredith Troutman-Jordan
2
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Jenny Johnsonius
2
TBD
002 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/16
Thursday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Jenny Erkfitz
2
TBD
03 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Jenny Erkfitz
2
TBD

NURP 507 - Scholarly Inquiry I

The focus of Scholarly Inquiry I, is the development of a scholarly project. The development of this project requires an understanding of the historical perspective of nursing theory and research as well as theoretical perspectives in nursing and related disciplines. Students will explore these perspectives to frame the development of nursing as a science and to increase awareness about the relationship among theory, nursing science, research, and nursing practice.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:00PM
Carmen Harrison
2
TBD
001 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/13
Monday
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Carmen Harrison
2
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Meredith Troutman-Jordan
2
TBD
03 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Kelly Cone
2
TBD
04 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Tanya Cohn
2
TBD

NURP 508 - Scholarly Inquiry II

This course builds upon knowledge gained in the areas of research methods, critical analysis and synthesis of the literature, quality improvement, and evidence-based practice. The main objective of the course is the implementation, completion, and dissemination of a scholarly project. The course focuses on the acquisition of the knowledge and skills needed to implement and analyze the data for the scholarly project, as well as the knowledge of research skills and methods useful in the family nurse practitioner role.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Abigail Mitchell
2
TBD
001 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/13
Monday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Kelly Cone
2
TBD
002 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/16
Thursday
9:00PM - 11:00PM
Margaret Williams
2
TBD
03 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Tiffany Llera-Lora
2
TBD
04 2022/01/21 - 2022/04/22
Friday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Meredith Troutman-Jordan
2
TBD

NURP 530 - Adv. Health Assessment Across Life Span

This course introduces the student to the essential competencies necessary to provide primary health care to patients and families of diverse populations. Students engage in study that will assist them in understanding the developmental and cultural needs of patients across the life span as they relate to delivery of advanced health assessment within a primary health care nursing framework. Family frameworks that reflect a developmental, systems approach are presented to guide the student in understanding the primary health care needs of patients, families and systems in this context. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/24
Wednesday
9:00PM - 11:00PM

Sunday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Kaylee Burke
3
TBD
001 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/16
Monday
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Thursday
9:00PM - 11:00PM
Caitlin Levesque
3
TBD
02 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/24
Wednesday
9:00PM - 11:00PM

Sunday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Debbie Landry
3
TBD
03 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/24
Wednesday
9:00PM - 11:00PM

Sunday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Caitlin Levesque
3
TBD
04 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/24
Wednesday
9:00PM - 11:00PM

Sunday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Caitlin Levesque
3
TBD

NURP 531 - FNP I Primary Care Nursing: Child Family

This is the first course in the sequence of the FNP primary care core curriculum. The focus is on the holistic gynecological care of the female, and the care of the low-risk childbearing woman and her newborn, applying a developmental, theoretical, and family perspective.<br /><br />Information gathering skills, clinical judgment, critical thinking, and problem solving skills for the childbearing family are emphasized. Communication theory in both the written and verbal presentation of the childbearing focused encounter, utilizing evidence-based practice and using clinical decision support systems is reinforced. <br /> 

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
9:00AM - 11:00AM

Wednesday
9:00PM - 11:00PM
Carol Bafaloukos
3
TBD
001 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/19
Thursday
9:00PM - 11:00PM

Sunday
5:00PM - 7:00PM
Michelle Isacson
3
TBD
03 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
9:00AM - 11:00AM

Wednesday
9:00PM - 11:00PM
Michelle Isacson
3
TBD

NURP 532 - FNP II Primary Care Nursing

This course is designed to enable the student to integrate the theoretical and clinical components of primary health care nursing across the lifespan at an advanced level, in preparation for clinical practice in a supervised primary healthcare setting. The course builds on content from Advanced Health Assessment and Primary Health Care for the Childbearing Family, Normal and Abnormal Human Physiology, Scholarly Inquiry, and Pharmacology. The course focuses on the student's application of clinical knowledge and skills to the delivery of primary healthcare nursing to families.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:00PM

Wednesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Imani Goodwin
3
TBD
001 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/16
Monday
10:00AM - 12:00PM

Thursday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Tina Delouchry
3
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:00PM

Wednesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Tina Delouchry
3
TBD
03 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/20
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:00PM

Wednesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Tina Delouchry
3
TBD

NURP 533 - FNP III Primary Care Nursing

This course is the third of three courses in the theory and practice of family primary care nursing. This course offers the opportunity to synthesize learning from prior courses, including prior family clinical and theory courses, pathophysiology, health promotion, pharmacology, and advanced health assessment. Content will include specialty and selected topics in adult/geriatric and pediatric primary healthcare. An additional focus will be the integration of professional issues, as well as legal and ethical considerations in FNP practice.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/24
Tuesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM

Sunday
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Diane Ryan
3
TBD
001 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/19
Monday
9:00PM - 11:00PM

Sunday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Michele Smith
3
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/24
Tuesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM

Sunday
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Megan Wolfe
3
TBD
002 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/19
Monday
9:00PM - 11:00PM

Sunday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Julie Penick
3
TBD
03 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/24
Tuesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM

Sunday
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Megan Wolfe
3
TBD
04 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/24
Tuesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM

Sunday
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Megan Wolfe
3
TBD

NURP 534 - Immersion Weekend

This course examines the clinical and physical exam practice of the family nurse practitioner in the primary care setting. This course will build on the fundamental principles of health assessment and provide further information to obtain, interpret, and intervene on common physical exam findings. Students should take time to review and understand the concepts presented in this course in preparation for Immersion Weekend. 

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Paul Jones
1
TBD
001 TBD TBD
Paul Jones
1
TBD

NURP 535 - Clinical Decision Making I

This course is Part I of a two-part clinical course series and provides the student the opportunity to integrate theoretical content into practice. Through clinical conferences, skills-building sessions, and clinical practice, the FNP student will achieve the skills necessary to provide primary care to patients across the life span. The synchronous class sessions will meet every other week.<br /><br />This course requires 336 clinical hours over 14 weeks of practice in a clinical setting with a nurse practitioner, certified nurse midwife, physician assistant, or physician preceptor. Clinical experiences may be provided in a variety of health care settings including, but not limited to, community health centers, private offices, tertiary care settings, urgent care centers, and homeless shelters.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Benita Martin
6
TBD
001 TBD TBD
Henry Puciato
6
TBD
02 TBD TBD
Janell Hussain
6
TBD
002 TBD TBD
Janet Thompson
6
TBD
03 TBD TBD
Rosella Micalizzi
6
TBD
003 TBD TBD
Amber McCall
6
TBD
004 TBD TBD
Patricia O'Regan Gustin
6
TBD
05 TBD TBD
Paul Jones
6
TBD
06 TBD TBD
Laura Behm
6
TBD
07 TBD TBD
Paul Jones
6
TBD
08 TBD TBD
Theresa Campbell
6
TBD
09 TBD TBD
Donte Newsom
6
TBD
10 TBD TBD
Kerry Sherlock
6
TBD
11 TBD TBD
Lois Rockcastle
6
TBD
12 TBD TBD
Barbara Winges Conflitti
6
TBD

NURP 536 - FNP Clinical Decision Making II

This course is Part II of a two-part clinical course series and provides the student the opportunity to integrate theoretical content into practice. Through clinical conferences, skills-building sessions, and clinical practice, the FNP student will achieve the skills necessary to provide primary care to patients across the life span. The synchronous class sessions will meet every other week.<br /><br />This course requires 336 clinical hours over 14 weeks of practice in a clinical setting with a nurse practitioner, certified nurse midwife, physician assistant, or physician preceptor. Clinical experiences may be provided in a variety of health care settings including, but not limited to, community health centers, private offices, tertiary care settings, urgent care centers, and homeless shelters.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Tola Suleiman
6
TBD
001 TBD TBD
Candice Greene
6
TBD
03 TBD TBD
Esther Waithaka
6
TBD
003 TBD TBD
Karen Riehm
6
TBD
04 TBD TBD
Cherri Rosimini
6
TBD
004 TBD TBD
Benita Martin
6
TBD
05 TBD TBD
Kimberly Boothby-Downing
6
TBD
005 TBD TBD
Susan Gillispie
6
TBD
006 TBD TBD
Patricia O'Regan Gustin
6
TBD
07 TBD TBD
Elisha Hisoler
6
TBD
08 TBD TBD
Diane Sette
6
TBD
09 TBD TBD
Jennifer Beaty
6
TBD
11 TBD TBD
Carissa Arens
6
TBD
12 TBD TBD
Sarah Arseneault
6
TBD
13 TBD TBD
Dana London
6
TBD
14 TBD TBD
Lori Leipheimer
6
TBD

NURP 537 - Clinical Advisement

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Kimberly Boothby-Downing
TBD
TBD
001 TBD TBD
Kimberly Boothby-Downing
TBD
TBD

NURP 570 - Health Promotion: A Global Perspective

This course is designed to give students an overview of health promotion issues, to explore selected current topics in health and health policy from a global perspective and to investigate the consequences these issues have for the health status of individuals, populations and society. This course will provide the theoretical foundation to allow the practitioner to design interventions, which promote health and behavior change in the individual client within the community setting.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/23 - 2022/04/24
Sunday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Christie Griffin
2
TBD
001 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/13
Monday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Christie Griffin
2
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
8:00PM - 10:00PM
Christie Griffin
2
TBD
002 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/16
Thursday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Anne Elizabeth Bongiorno
2
TBD
03 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
3:00PM - 5:00PM
Debra Pettit Whisenant
2
TBD

NURP 589 - Informatics

The focus of this course is essential core concepts, skills, and tools that capture evidence-based practice for the FNP and define the care informatics field. We will examine a variety of current and emerging health information technologies to promote safe patient care, improve health care quality and efficiency, and foster consumer-centric care to advance nursing practice and nursing science. We will be applying the theoretical perspectives derived from personal learning environments in adult education to foster a learning environment that promotes individual understanding and application of complex material.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/23 - 2022/04/24
Sunday
9:00PM - 11:00PM
Michelle Dykes
3
TBD
001 2022/03/14 - 2022/06/13
Monday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Rebecca Koeniger-Donohue
3
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:00PM
Maria Dolores Mangubat
3
TBD
002 2022/03/17 - 2022/06/16
Thursday
9:00PM - 11:00PM
RuthAnne Kuiper
3
TBD
03 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:00PM
RuthAnne Kuiper
3
TBD
04 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
RuthAnne Kuiper
3
TBD
05 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Deborah Selman
3
TBD

NURP 620 - Ethical/Legal Issues

This course will address the underlying historical, philosophical, and theoretical perspectives in ethics from a biomedical and nursing perspective. Ethical issues will be addressed in a case-based approach in order to more deeply understand the nature of complexity of ethical issues in contemporary practice. The course will also explore legal issues in advanced practice and in the health care system as they apply to enhancing ethical practice and improving and enhancing the practice environment for ethical practice.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/04/21
Thursday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Patricia Schafer
3
TBD

NURP 630 - Professional Leadership and Practice Change

This course will provide students with an overview of health delivery systems, the regulatory and financial environment, the impact of technology and innovation, and the challenges and benefits of a diversified workforce. The course will expand the capacity of the students to understand their individual and personal leadership strengths in the context of learning about leadership theory and practice. Students will have the opportunity to diagnose organizational and strategic challenges facing health care institutions and will explore workforce development and inclusive practice environment models. Approaches to solving problems and improving structures, processes, and outcomes in a way that harnesses the potential of interprofessional teams in the delivery of patient- and family-centered care will be explored.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Renee Bauer
3
TBD

NURP 670 - Health Policy

This course is meant to examine the historical background of the U.S. health care system and analyze the current health care system. To accomplish this, students will learn about health care quality, access, and cost, as well as innovation. Health care systems will be appraised using the Iron Triangle of health economics. Health policy and advocacy will be highlighted through a social justice framework. Students will learn how quality and safety are improved through interprofessional collaboration.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/04/21
Thursday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Beth McVey
3
TBD

NURP 675 - Quality Improve in Health Care

The course focuses on the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that when acquired and applied effectively, can assure a high-quality and safe patient and family health care experience in a variety of practice settings. Current health policy issues related to assuring safe, high-quality, effective, equitable, timely, patient-centered, and efficient care will be addressed. Given the importance of patient- and family-centered care, interdisciplinary teamwork and collaboration, and positive practice environments, these areas of study will enrich the course content. Building cultures of safety that are fair and just and assuring high accountability and reliability in care processes will also be studied. Access and cost issues will be addressed, including pay for performance, quality outcomes, and nurse-sensitive outcomes. Health care reforms focus on quality will be considered. <br /> 

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/04/19
Tuesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Mary Ross
3
TBD

NURP 750A - DNP Project Seminar I

This 2-credit course is the first in a series of three seminars which will guide students in the completion of the DNP seminar project. During DNP Seminar Project I, students will develop the project proposal, including design, identification of outcomes, and choice of the methods that will be used to achieve outcomes, and begin their projects. Students will obtain appropriate permissions and IRB approvals for the DNP project.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/04/21
Thursday
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Tanya Cohn
2
TBD

NURP 750B - DNP Project Seminar II

This 2-credit course is the second in a series of three seminars which will guide students in the completion of the DNP seminar project. During DNP Seminar Project II, students will develop the project proposal, including design, identification of outcomes, and choice of the methods that will be used to achieve outcomes, and begin their projects. Students will obtain appropriate permissions and IRB approvals for the DNP project.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/17 - 2022/04/18
Monday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Patricia Rissmiller
2
TBD

Nursing

NURS 229 - Nursing Health Promotion

This course provides an overview of theoretical concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention. The focus of this course is on assisting students in the development of nursing skills necessary to promote the health of communities and populations, and will assist students in the development of nursing skills to assist individuals in making choices that promote health and wholeness. Students will gain knowledge about communities, population health and health determinants. There is an emphasis on wellness, prevention, health promotion and health education as well as a focus on populations and their environments as the units of service. Attention is given to awareness of diversity, cultural sensitivity and the impact of a connected global community. This course offers a beginning strategy for improving the health of the public by understanding the differences between sick care and health care.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Janine Hardman
4
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Elizabeth Homand
4
Main Campus
LC1 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
9:00AM - 10:50AM
Diana Hanan
3
Main Campus
LC2 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
9:00AM - 10:50AM
Diana Hanan
3
Main Campus
LC4 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
9:00AM - 10:50AM
Shiloh Haven
3
Main Campus

NURS 331 - Pharmacology

This course will focus on basic pharmacologic principles and how pharmacologic agents are used in the treatment of a variety of conditions to support physiological function. Course content includes the nurses' role in monitoring the safety and effectiveness of pharmacological therapies.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/12
Tuesday, Thursday
2:00PM - 3:50PM
Hope McDonald
4
Main Campus
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/12
Tuesday, Thursday
4:00PM - 5:50PM
Hope McDonald
4
Main Campus
03 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/12
Tuesday, Thursday
6:00PM - 7:50PM
Hope McDonald
4
Main Campus
04 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/12
Tuesday, Thursday
11:00AM - 12:50PM
Chaluza Kapaale
4
Main Campus

NURS 332 - Medical Surgical Nursing I

This course re-enforces skills in assessing a patient's condition, and focuses on identifying significant findings upon which treatment decisions are made. In this class, students build on knowledge of health promotion and assessment and expand this knowledge into caring for individuals with altered health states. Building on an understanding of normal anatomy and physiology, concepts of pathophysiology are integrated. Common diagnostic tests and associated nursing responsibilities are covered. Clinical and lab experiences focus in developing proficiency with providing basic nursing care and comprehensive patient assessment.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Carissa Arens
4
Main Campus
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Carissa Arens
4
Main Campus
03 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Marianne Williams
4
Main Campus
04 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Marianne Williams
4
Main Campus

NURS 332L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

BIDMC 7 Stoneman

01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Chelsee Sweeney
TBD
TBD

Boston Medical Center 6 East

02 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 4:00PM
Marcelina Fernandes
TBD
TBD

Boston Medical Center 4E Menino

03 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Natasha Simon-Mulrain
TBD
TBD

NURS 332L - BWH, 8AB

04 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Edwige David
TBD
TBD

BWH Connors 7: Ortho

05 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Caprie Bell
TBD
TBD

BWH 10CD

06 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Stacy Powell
TBD
TBD

BWH 5A

07 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Taylor Bloom
TBD
TBD

BWH 14CD

08 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Elizabeth Boynton
TBD
TBD

MGH Phillips 20

09 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Mirlande Charles
TBD
TBD

MGH White 8

10 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Mirlande Charles
TBD
TBD

CWN8N

11 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Lisa Hulme
TBD
TBD

Bigelow 9

13 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Kristen Regan
TBD
TBD

MGH White 8

14 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Nicole Renna
TBD
TBD

MGH Bigelow 7

15 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Alexandra Valencia
TBD
TBD

MGH White 6 (Ortho)

16 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Julia Rubin
TBD
TBD

Mount Auburn Stanton 3

17 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Elizabeth Myers
TBD
TBD
18 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Elizabeth Baker
TBD
TBD

Mount Auburn S3

19 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Katherine Miller
TBD
TBD

Tufts Proger 5N

20 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Afi Amesefe
TBD
TBD
21 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Kelly Ethier
TBD
TBD

VA West Roxbury 3 North

22 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Yenny Boyle
TBD
TBD

NURS 333 - Maternity Nursing

In this course, students apply the concepts of bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences in developing, implementing and evaluating nursing interventions for the childbearing and families experiencing variances in functional health patterns with a special emphasis on health management and sexuality/reproduction. Clinical experiences will encompass care of the normal and high risk family in both acute and community settings

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Colette Dieujuste
4
Main Campus
02 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Karen Agostini
4
Main Campus

NURS 333L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

BWH CWN10 Post-Partum

01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Anne Couture
TBD
TBD

BWH CWN10

02 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Brianna MacKinnon
TBD
TBD

Cambridge Hospital Maternity

03 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Michelle Pena
TBD
TBD

Newton Wellesley Maternity

04 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Tyechia James
TBD
TBD

MGH Ellison 13 / Blake 14

05 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Elise Vanetzian
TBD
TBD

BIDMC 6 Feldberg

06 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Nikki Richardson
TBD
TBD

Boston Med. Ctr. Yawkey 4N MotherBaby

07 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Karitas O'Connell
TBD
TBD

BWH CWN 10

08 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Anne Couture
TBD
TBD

BWH CWN 9

09 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
2:00PM - 10:00PM
Wendy Hines Veronesi
TBD
TBD

Boston Medical Center, Yawkey 4E motherbaby

10 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
7:00AM - 7:00PM
Kathleen McNally
TBD
TBD

Mount Auburn Hospital

11 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Michele DiMattia
TBD
TBD

Cambridge Hospital

12 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
7:00AM - 7:00PM
Susan Wright Thomas
TBD
TBD

NURS 334 - Pediatric Nursing

This course provides the framework for students to apply nursing theory and principles in the promotion, maintenance and restoration of health for infants, children and their families. Students will integrate concepts of bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences to provide evidenced-based, holistic and compassionate nursing care. Clinical experience in both acute and community pediatric settings, contextualizes learning, facilitates clinical reasoning and comportment through the application and integration of nursing science and caring practice.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Helen Bellenoit
4
Main Campus
02 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Helen Bellenoit
4
Main Campus

NURS 334L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

Tufts Floating 7

01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Elizabeth Ashe
TBD
TBD

Tufts Floating 7, Dedicated Educ. Unit

02 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Pamela Levy
TBD
TBD

Franciscan Hospital Unit 2

03 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Christine Emenaker
TBD
TBD

Children's Hospital 10S

04 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Addjany Petit
TBD
TBD

Children's Hospital 9 East

05 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Lucy Bermudez
TBD
TBD
06 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Nikora Downey
TBD
TBD

Children's Hospital 10E

07 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Ashley Doherty
TBD
TBD

Children's

08 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Ashley Doherty
TBD
TBD

Children's 9 South

09 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Julie Hart
TBD
TBD

Children's Hospital 7W

10 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Chavely Avalo
TBD
TBD

Children's, 9S

11 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Jose Vega
TBD
TBD

Boston Medical Center, Yawkey 5

12 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Kathleen Walz
TBD
TBD

NURS 335 - Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing

This course focuses on the major mental health disorders, therapeutic interventions and the role of the nurse in the acute mental health setting. Students will use the nursing process to enhance their delivery of bio-psycho-social-cultural developmental-spiritual nursing care to individuals and their families who are coping with major mental illnesses. The student will integrate interprofessional collaboration, patient education and patient advocacy in the care of the patient with acute mental health disorders. Clinical experiences will focus on the care of those with acute mental health needs.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
AC 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Jennifer Livesley
4
Main Campus

NURS 335L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

BIDMC

AC01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Velecia Prall-Major
TBD
TBD

VA, Brockton, 23B

AC02 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Jennifer Gammon
TBD
TBD

BIDMC Deac 4

AC03 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Moji Asere
TBD
TBD

MGH Blake 11

AC04 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Christine Gosselin
TBD
TBD

Newton Wellesley Psych

AC05 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Kameko Gregory
TBD
TBD
AC06 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Kameko Gregory
TBD
TBD

BIDMC Deac 4

AC07 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Donna Cawdette
TBD
TBD

NURS 336 - Health Care Policy

This course presents an overview of health policymaking and describes healthcare policy in the US with specific examples from Medicare, Medicaid, and ongoing healthcare reform. Special emphasis is placed on the critical role of nurses in policymaking. Building on concepts introduced in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, the essential functions and services of public health are expanded to include epidemiological and economic concepts and models. This course explores the current U.S. health care and global systems and issues of access, equity and quality.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Diana Hanan
4
Main Campus

NURS 336L - Virtual

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Jennifer Gangadharan
TBD
TBD
02 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
8:00AM - 4:00PM
Holly Hughes
TBD
TBD
03 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
8:00AM - 4:20PM
Kelley Healy
TBD
TBD

NURS 347 - Complex Nursing Care Management across the Continuum

This course focuses on the synthesis of nursing knowledge required to care for the patient and family with complex, multi-system problems. This course provides students opportunities to critically evaluate and apply knowledge and skills learned throughout the nursing program. The effect of complex health problems on the individual and their families, the health team and health system is emphasized.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Carissa Arens
4
Main Campus

NURS 347L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

MGH Lunder 7

01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Hannah Murray
TBD
TBD

MGH White 6

02 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Tirza Martinez
TBD
TBD

SH10E

03 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
7:00AM - 7:00PM
Mary Mullin
TBD
TBD

VA West Roxbury AG

04 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Yafet Abadi
TBD
TBD

NURS 348 - Advanced Medical Surgical Nursing

Uses the concepts of the bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences in developing, implementing, and evaluating nursing interventions for the client experiencing variances in functional health patterns related to psychiatric mental illness. Applies knowledge of functional health patterns that form the basis for the delivery of nursing care to those across the life span. Offers clinical experiences in in-patient and community psychiatric/mental health settings.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
AC 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
11:00AM - 2:50PM
Kelly Marchant
6
Main Campus

NURS 348L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

South Shore Hospital

AC01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/13
Wednesday, Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Debra Ayers
TBD
TBD

MGH Phillips 22

AC02 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Monday, Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Sarah DiDonatis
TBD
TBD

St. Elizabeth's 7 East

AC03 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/11
Tuesday, Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Patti Foley
TBD
TBD

BIDMC Farr 11

AC04 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/11
Tuesday
7:00AM - 5:00PM

Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Danielle Gott
TBD
TBD

BWH SH 10E / 9W Cardiology

AC05 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/11
Tuesday, Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Mary Mullin
TBD
TBD

BWH 4C

AC06 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/13
Tuesday, Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Elisha O'Neil
TBD
TBD

BWH SH 7W Cardiac Surgery / 10CD

AC07 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 7:00PM
Scott Abernethy
TBD
TBD

NURS 417 - Leadership and Management

The course prepares the student to develop beginning leadership and management skills. The student will develop the role of an effective, collaborating team member and prepare for future leadership and management roles. Concepts of organizational systems, change theory, quality and safety are integrated into the role of the professional nurse.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Laura Rossi
3
Main Campus
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Laura Rossi
3
Main Campus

NURS 418 - Synthesis & Clinical Decision Making

A final nursing class utilizes a case study approach to focuses on the synthesis of nursing knowledge required to care for the patient and family with complex nursing needs. Centers on nursing care of patients across the life span but emphasizes the adult and geriatric patient. Assimilates previously learned information to add the depth and breadth necessary to provide holistic care for patients and families in challenging health care circumstances. Requires independent preparation and critical thinking for the synthesis and acquisition of new understandings, which will serve as a model for the ongoing professional development of the nurse as a lifelong learner.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Cathy Prevost
3
Main Campus
03 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Cathy Prevost
3
Main Campus

NURS 419 - Clinical Capstone Practicum

This nursing course focuses on improving professional nursing skills in a clinical capstone experience. The major focus is on mastering clinical decision making skills and preparing for independent professional practice. Weekly seminars cultivate critical thinking and clinical judgment, group process, discussion, communication, transitioning from student to newly licensed nurse along with the role of future nursing leaders and managers.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
5:00PM - 6:50PM
Erin McGarry
2
Main Campus

NURS 419L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

Clinical Capstone Lab

01 TBD TBD
Karen Pierce-Conwell
TBD
TBD
02 TBD TBD
Hallie Greenberg
TBD
TBD
03 TBD TBD
Karen Lane
TBD
TBD
04 TBD TBD
Kathleen Leone
TBD
TBD
05 TBD TBD
Erin McGarry
TBD
TBD
06 TBD TBD
Nadia Raymond
TBD
TBD

St. Elizabeth 7 East

07 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
7:00AM - 7:00PM
Belsy Gonzalez
TBD
TBD

MGH Ellison 16 and Lunder 10

08 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 7:00PM
Mallorie Larkin
TBD
TBD

MGH Lunder 10

09 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
7:00AM - 7:00PM
Melissa Winiewicz
TBD
TBD

Clinical Capstone Lab

10 TBD TBD
Jayne Rogers
TBD
TBD

NURS 424 - Adv. Pharm Across Life Span

Content focuses on current concepts in the pharmacologic therapies of common health care problems seen in primary health care. Basic pathophysiology, clinical pharmacology, modes of therapy, and monitoring parametrics are explored. Diagnosis and management of health care problems and their treatment regimens are discussed. Case studies are utilized to clarify, reinforce, and correlate therapeutics with specific health care problems.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
10:00AM - 12:30PM
Tina Delouchry
3
TBD

NURS 438 - Advanced Medical Surgical Nursing

In this course, which builds on Variances of Health Patterns of Adults and Elders I, students apply the concepts of the bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences in developing, implementing, and evaluating nursing interventions for the adult and geriatric client experiencing variances in functional health patterns. There is a special emphasis on health management and metabolic patterns. Within a systems framework, opportunities are provided to deliver nursing care with increased depth, complexity, and independence to adult and elderly clients in acute care and community settings. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
11:00AM - 2:50PM
Marianne Williams
6
Main Campus

NURS 438L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

MGH. White 11

01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/13
Wednesday, Friday
2:00PM - 10:00PM
Susan Wood
TBD
TBD

Faulkner Hospital 6 South

02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/11
Tuesday, Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Sheila Derby
TBD
TBD

BIDMC Farr 7

03 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/11
Tuesday, Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Roslyn Bentick
TBD
TBD

MGH, Ellison 6

04 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/12
Wednesday, Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Alexandra Valencia
TBD
TBD

BWH 14AB / 15CD

05 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/13
Tuesday, Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Gehane Gajjaoui
TBD
TBD

BWH SH 10E Cardiology

06 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/11
Tuesday, Wednesday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Gehane Gajjaoui
TBD
TBD

St. Elizabeth's 7 East / 6 West

07 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/13
Tuesday, Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Meg MacRoberts
TBD
TBD

BWH 4B & 7D

08 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/12
Tuesday, Thursday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Mary Cross
TBD
TBD

NURS 448 - Variances in Health Patterns of Clients With Psychiatric and Mental Illness

In this course, which builds on Variances of Health Patterns of Adults and Elders I, students apply the concepts of the bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences in developing, implementing, and evaluating nursing interventions for the client experiencing psychiatric and mental illness. Students apply knowledge of functional health patterns that form the basis for the delivery of care to these clients across the life span. Clinical experiences will be offered in inpatient and community psychiatric/mental health settings where students have the opportunity to care for clients and participate in creating the therapeutic milieu. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Jennifer Livesley
4
Main Campus

NURS 448L

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

Mass Mental Health Center

01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Karen Sherman
TBD
TBD

MGH Blake 11

02 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Ruth Mongare
TBD
TBD

Mass Mental Health Center

03 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Karen Sherman
TBD
TBD

Tufts Pratt 2

04 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Meghan Durgin
TBD
TBD

MGH Blake 11

05 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
3:00PM - 11:00PM
Karen Collins
TBD
TBD

Newton Wellesley Psych

06 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Vanessa DeMelo
TBD
TBD

Bournewood Hospital

07 2022/01/22 - 2022/05/14
Saturday
7:00AM - 3:00PM
Moji Asere
TBD
TBD

NURS 503 - FNP IV Primary Care Nursing

This is the third of three courses in the theory and practice of Family Primary Care Nursing. The course offers the opportunity to synthesize learning from prior courses including prior family clinical and theory courses, pathophysiology, health promotion, pharmacology and health assessment. Content will include selected topics in Adult/Geriatric and Pediatric Primary Health Care. An additional focus will the integration of professional issues as well as legal and ethical considerations in FNP practice. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
10:30AM - 12:30PM
Elaine Ferreira
4
Main Campus
OL 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Elaine Ferreira
4
TBD

NURS 503A - FNP IV Clinical Decision Making

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Kerry Son
2
TBD
02 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Claire LaBelle
2
TBD
04 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Monica Dube
2
TBD
05 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Jennifer Howard
2
TBD
06 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Lisa Zerdelian
2
TBD
07 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Carolyn Jordan
2
TBD
08 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Helen Mahoney West
2
TBD

NURS 508 - Scholarly Inquiry II

This course explores the development of nursing science and the relationship of nursing theory, science, practice, and research from the quantitative perspective. Students analyze theories, concepts, and research methodologies within the perceived worldview.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
3:45PM - 5:45PM
Patricia Rissmiller
2
Main Campus
OL 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Patricia Rissmiller
2
TBD

NURS 513 - Nurse Manager Role

This course examines the key roles and functions of the nurse manager in todays' rapidly changing health care system. The twin competencies of leadership and management, as they pertain to the nurse manager role, are explored in depth. Concepts such as motivation, morale, human resource management, budgets, information technology, health and safety, difficult employee situations, and a variety of other topics are addressed. This course will encourage students to develop themselves as nurse managers through the use of reflection, discussion and the development of creative strategies. New skills will be developed that allow the nurse manager to produce positive outcomes in the work environment. Transformational coaching and mentoring are introduced as leadership tools.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
OL TBD TBD
Eileen McGee
3
TBD

NURS 530 - Advanced Health Assessment Across the Life Span

This course introduces the student to the essential competencies necessary to provide primary health care to patients and families of diverse populations. Students engage in study that will assist them in understanding the developmental and cultural needs of patients across the life span as they relate to delivery of advanced health assessment within a primary health care nursing framework. Family frameworks that reflect a developmental, systems approach are presented to guide the student in understanding the primary health care needs of patients, families and systems in this context. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
8:00AM - 10:00AM
Claire LaBelle
3
Main Campus

NURS 533 - FNP III Primary Care Nursing

This course is the third of three courses in the theory and practice of family primary care nursing. This course offers the opportunity to synthesize learning from prior courses, including prior family clinical and theory courses, pathophysiology, health promotion, pharmacology, and advanced health assessment. Content will include specialty and selected topics in adult/geriatric and pediatric primary healthcare. An additional focus will be the integration of professional issues, as well as legal and ethical considerations in FNP practice. 

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
8:00AM - 10:00AM
Elaine Ferreira
3
Main Campus

NURS 534 - Immersion Weekend

This course examines the clinical and physical exam practice of the family nurse practitioner in the primary care setting. This course will build on the fundamental principles of health assessment and provide further information to obtain, interpret, and intervene on common physical exam findings. Students should take time to review and understand the concepts presented in this course in preparation for Immersion Weekend. 

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Paul Jones
1
TBD

NURS 535 - FNP Clinical Decision Making I

This course is Part I of a two-part clinical course series and provides the student the opportunity to integrate theoretical content into practice. Through clinical conferences, skills-building sessions, and clinical practice, the FNP student will achieve the skills necessary to provide primary care to patients across the life span. The synchronous class sessions will meet every other week.<br /><br />This course requires 336 clinical hours over 14 weeks of practice in a clinical setting with a nurse practitioner, certified nurse midwife, physician assistant, or physician preceptor. Clinical experiences may be provided in a variety of health care settings including, but not limited to, community health centers, private offices, tertiary care settings, urgent care centers, and homeless shelters.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
2:00PM - 3:30PM
Janet Thompson
6
Main Campus

NURS 589 - Evidence-Based Practice: Informatics

This course will provide the student with the skills to evaluate and apply the best available evidence-based knowledge and technology in solving clinical practice problems. The student will learn critical appraisal skills to determine the quality and applicability of information for practice. The use of electronic medical records, including implementation and implications for practice, will be considered.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
OL04 2022/01/19 - 2022/04/20
Wednesday
10:00AM - 12:00PM
RuthAnne Kuiper
3
TBD

NURS 750B - DNP Project Seminar II

This 2-credit course is the second in a series of three seminars which will guide students in the completion of the DNP seminar project. During DNP Seminar Project II, students will develop the project proposal, including design, identification of outcomes, and choice of the methods that will be used to achieve outcomes, and begin their projects. Students will obtain appropriate permissions and IRB approvals for the DNP project.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
OL TBD TBD
Eileen McGee
2
TBD

Nutrition

NUTR 101 - Food and Culinary Science

Studies the basic principles of food science and their applications to food selection, preparation, preservation, and storage as well as factors affecting food safety and sanitation, palatability, and nutrients. Introduces current issues (biotechnology, genetically modified foods) for discussion. Requires writing of scientific reports of laboratory experiments. Includes lecture and laboratory. Laboratory coat required.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Andrew Howland
4
Main Campus

NUTR 101L - Food and Culinary Science Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Dalia Cohen
TBD
TBD

NUTR 111 - Fundamentals of Nutrition Science

Studies these basic concepts: functions of nutrients in the human organism, nutrient needs at varying stages of the life cycle, and nutrition status. Examines the health effects of nutrient inadequacies and excesses. Discusses the scientific basis of recommended nutrient intake and dietary guidelines for the U.S. population. Includes lecture and laboratory. Laboratory experimentation demonstrates or tests the nutrition principles presented in the lectures.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Yara Gholmie
4
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Kelly Kane
4
Main Campus

NUTR 111L - Fundamentals of Nutrition Science Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
5:30PM - 8:20PM
Kate Walker
TBD
TBD

NUTR 112

Studies the functions of nutrients and their requirement in the body, their effects on health, and nutrient needs during different stages of the life cycle. Discusses the effects of nutrient deficiencies and excesses as well as the dietary reference intakes and guidelines for the U.S. population.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location

Introduction to Nutrition Science

01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Yara Gholmie
4
TBD
02 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Kelly Kane
4
Main Campus

Nutrition for Health Professionals

LC1 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
9:00AM - 10:50AM
Urshila Sriram
3
Main Campus
LC2 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
9:00AM - 10:50AM
Urshila Sriram
3
Main Campus
LC4 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
9:00AM - 10:50AM
Yara Gholmie
3
Main Campus

NUTR 215 - Sports Nutrition

Provides current nutrition information that is applicable to individuals involved with sports, exercise, and/or personal physical activity. Provides an overview of how nutrition and physical activity reduce the risk of chronic disease, how macro and micronutrients affect energy metabolism and athletic performance, and how food delivers the fuel for optimal performance.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Karlyn Grimes
4
Main Campus

NUTR 237 - The Practice of Community Nutrition

Consent of instructor required. Studies community nutrition, the practice of applied nutrition, and nutrition education in community health care and other settings. Emphasizes the principles of education that are basic to effective learning by the clients. Examines federal programs aimed at nutrition related health problems. Includes assignments to community fieldwork placements (outside of regular class time). Requires a Criminal Record Check (CORI), a Department of Social Services check, proof of MMR vaccination, and a negative TB test within six months.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Urshila Sriram
4
Main Campus

NUTR 249 - Leadership in Food Service Management

Focuses on the controls of the food service system: accounting, budgeting, pricing, and regulations. Discusses theories and applications of human resources management, marketing, and organizational design. Emphasizes team approaches to solving problems of food service design, staffing, operations, foods ervice software systems, and quality and productivity management.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/20 - 2022/05/12
Thursday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Paula Cerqueira
4
Main Campus

NUTR 331 - The Practice of Clinical Dietetics

Offers an opportunity to work with practicing dietitians at a major medical center to review medical records, interview and assess clients' nutritional status, and counsel clients. Immunization record and other College health requirements, Criminal Record Check (CORI), credit check, laboratory coat, and ID required.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/21 - 2022/05/13
Friday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Kathrina Prelack
4
Main Campus

NUTR 331L - The Practice of Clinical Dietetics Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
9:00AM - 11:50AM
Danielle Duggan
TBD
TBD
02 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
9:00AM - 11:50AM
Kathrina Prelack
TBD
TBD
05 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
9:00AM - 11:50AM
Grace Phelan
TBD
TBD

NUTR 334 - Medical Nutrition Therapy

Examines selected pathophysiologic concepts, including mechanisms of disease causation; immune processes; cellular growth and proliferation; and dysfunctions of the circulatory, respiratory, gastrointestinal, nervous, renal, hepatic, and endocrine systems. Also considers risk factors and physiological adaptation to various disease conditions. Emphasizes medical nutrition therapy in acute and chronic disease. Includes five hour lecture plus online discussion.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/12
Tuesday, Thursday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Kathrina Prelack
6
Main Campus

NUTR 350 - Independent Study

Consent of instructor required. Provides an opportunity for independent study in one of the areas of nutrition.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras
10
TBD

NUTR 360 - Lifestyle Rx

Lifestyle Rx will provide an overview of major health issues affecting the US population and how lifestyle medicine, an emerging evidence-based discipline, is being utilized to prevent and treat these noncommunicable diseases. Health interventions will be explored considering barriers to behavior change such as socio-economic, cultural, and environmental factors. The course uses various learning strategies, class discussion, group work, case studies, video and problem-solving activities and includes an intensive focus on the practice of motivational interviewing. Junior standing or consent of the instructor required.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Jacqueline Beatty
4
Main Campus

NUTR 380 - Field Experience

Consent of instructor required. Individual field experience in one of the areas of nutrition.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Kathrina Prelack
4
TBD

NUTR 381 - Advanced Practice in Community Nutrition

Consent of instructor required. Offers advanced study in community nutrition theory and practice. Emphasizes evaluating the effectiveness of a variety of community nutrition programs and increasing skills in the counseling/ teaching of clients, families, other health professionals, and the public at large. Requires each student to examine in depth a particular problem in community nutrition through a six hour- a-week fieldwork placement. Immunization records and college health requirements may be a condition for some field placements. Some placements may require students to undergo a Criminal Record Check (CORI).

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/19 - 2022/05/11
Wednesday
12:00PM - 2:50PM
Sharon Gallagher
4
Main Campus

NUTR 381L - Advanced Practice in Community Nutrition Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Norah Ismail
TBD
TBD

NUTR 400 - Virtual Orientation

This required orientation course introduces all Nutrition students to the full range of academic, administrative, and social expectations for students, and the environment in which they must meet those expectations. Intended for and appropriate to both online and face-to-face students, this course describes program requirements; college, school, and program policy; and offers information about the full range of resources available to the students in support of their program. It also offers basic tutorial and instruction related to the use of Moodle (the learning management system used in online and face-to-face courses), library resources, and other key tools used to support student learning.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
OL TBD TBD
TBD
TBD
TBD

NUTR 450 - Independent Study

The student selects a problem for in-depth analysis and study. Prerequisite: graduate nutrition standing and consent.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
02 TBD TBD
Jacqueline Beatty
4
TBD

NUTR 451B - Dietetic Fieldwork SPRING

The Graduate Nutrition Program maintains special arrangements with Greater Boston health care agencies where staff dietitians or other nutrition professionals supervise students in a variety of settings. Students spend approximately forty hours a week in the field for thirty-three (33) weeks.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
3:00PM - 5:50PM
Lisa Brown
6
TBD
02 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Lisa Brown
6
TBD

NUTR 451BL - Dietetic Fieldwork Lab Spring

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Kate Walker
TBD
TBD
02 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Kate Walker
TBD
TBD

NUTR 455 - Nutrition, Fitness and Wellness

This course develops the students understanding of how food fuels the body and affects athletic performance. The principles of nutrition are discussed to provide the student with an understanding of how optimal fitness is achieved. Students design a nutrition/fitness program as a course requirement. The course is offered only online.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
OL TBD TBD
Karlyn Grimes
3
TBD

NUTR 460 - Nutritional Epidemiology

This course includes a study of the basic principles of epidemiology and nutritional epidemiology. The goal is to enable students to understand the strengths and weaknesses of research design for epidemiological studies, to analyze and interpret nutritional epidemiological data, and to define effective and safe nutrition recommendations for health promotion and disease prevention. The course is taught in a lecture/seminar format.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
5:00PM - 8:00PM
Teresa Fung
3
Main Campus

NUTR 462 - Consulting Nutrition Practice

This course introduces the student to the essential competencies necessary to establish a clinical nutrition practice in fitness and wellness. Current nutrition practice delivery systems are investigated, as are reimbursement and legal issues, and market-driven service. Students develop a business plan for a targeted market. The course is offered only online.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
OL 2022/01/18 - 2022/05/10
Tuesday
7:30PM - 8:30PM
Stacy Kennedy
3
TBD

NUTR 480 - Nutrition Fieldwork

This elective course offers students the opportunity to participate in an individualized nutrition field experience.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Lisa Brown
4
TBD

NUTR 490 - Nutrition Research Project

Students design, implement, and write in publishable format a research project related to nutrition and health promotion. Students are guided individually by a faculty member who will be their advisor for the research project. Students formally present their research to faculty and student colleagues.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
5:00PM - 6:50PM
Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras
3
TBD

NUTR 490L - NUTR 490L- Nutrition Research Project Skills Lab

<div>NUTR 490 Lab- Nutrition Research Project Skills Lab</div><div>This lab supports students in hands-on management and analysis of the data collected for their specific research project. Individualized support for the types of statistical analysis and the use of statistical analysis software packages for data analysis of the data collected in students research projects is provided.</div>

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
OL1 TBD TBD
Eugenie Coakley
TBD
TBD

NUTR 560 - Lifestyle Rx

Lifestyle Rx will provide an overview of major health issues affecting the US population and how lifestyle medicine, an emerging evidence-based discipline, is being utilized to prevent and treat these noncommunicable diseases. Health interventions will be explored considering barriers to behavior change such as socio-economic, cultural, and environmental factors. The course uses various learning strategies, class discussion, group work, case studies, video and problem-solving activities and includes an intensive focus on the practice of motivational interviewing.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/01/24 - 2022/05/09
Monday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Jacqueline Beatty
3
Main Campus
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