SummaryDiane S. Ferguson, MSN RN Assistant Professor of Nursing, 2012 to present. Currently engaged in research and writing of an environmental health textbook. Developed environmental health course at Endicott College. Active board member of Chi Epsilon chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
Care of Childbearing Families (didactic & clinical)
Oversight of Community Health & Internship nursing students
Research (Faculty only)
Research done to support writing Environment & Health in the 21st. Century.
Wrote a chapter on heavy metals and their health effects for an online free-commons environmental health nursing text produced by Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments.
Diane S. Ferguson, MSN, RN is an Assistant Professor of Nursing at Endicott College, supporting several levels of the nursing program through course lectures and the development of simulation scenarios and skills clinics for nursing students to practice patient care. She earned her BSN degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and her MSN in Nursing Education from Walden University. She is a member of the American Nurses Association, and a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. Diane™s clinical experience includes work in medical-surgical units, psychiatry, maternal-newborn nursing, pediatrics, and work as a sexual assault forensic examiner or S.A.F.E. She, especially, focuses on environmental health, and has been a member of PA Nurses Association environmental health committee, and the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments, teaching and working on the development of environmental health awareness in governmental legislation and nursing education.
In the process of writing a textbook called, Environment & Health in the 21st Century with Dr. Kelly Fisher. Preliminary edition being trialed.
Chi Epsilon chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing