Professor Courcy received a Master's Degree in Nursing from the University of Phoenix in 2004. She is certified by the American Nurse Credentialling Center (ANCC) in perinatal nursing, and was awarded a certificate of added qualification in Electronic Fetal Monitoring in 2008. Her clinical specialty areas include community health, maternity, newborn, and labor and delivery. She was awarded a sabbatical for the spring of 2013, during which she created an online faculty training program simulation. An avid Red Sox fan, Professor Courcy continues to play competitively as a second baseman, and was inducted into the Red Sox Fantasy Camp Hall of Fame in 2008. She spends summers hiking in the White Mountains of NH.
MSN: University of Phoenix BA:Bridgewater State College ADN: Massassoit Community College Certified Nurse Educator
NU 313: Care of Childbearing Families (Maternity)
NU400: Senior Internship
NU411: Community Health
HON350: Global Conflict, Women, and Children
Maternal/Child Simulation Lab instructor
Faculty mentor, Endicott College Women's Softball Team
Certifications: Perinatal Nursing (ANCC), Electronic Fetal Monitoring (NCC)
Professional Memberships: Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society in Nursing, (STTI), Association of Women's Health, Obstetrical, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA)
Incorporating Simulation into an Undergraduate Nursing Course; Mosby's Faculty Development Conference, San Diego, CA (2012)
The Flipped Classroom: Viable Option for Nurse Education? St. Anselm's Nurse Educator Conference, Hyannis, MA (2013)
Mentor: Taunton Area School-to-Career Program(2011-2012)
Awarded second prize for her poem "Night Shift/ER" by the Alumni Hall Cultural Center, Haverhill, NH.
Essay: "A Baseball Story", published in About Her: Stories of Grace, Grit, Grievance and Gratitude. Metaphorical Ink.(2011)
Awards: Health Information Technology Scholar (HITS) 2012