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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Faculty Emeritus

william f. connell school of nursing

Mary E. Duffy, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

 

Mary E. Duffy, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Professor Emeritus
duffy@bc.edu
Health promotion of adults; functional health of older persons; instrument development; research methods & data analysis

Laurel A. Eisenhauer, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

 

Laurel A. Eisenhauer, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Professor Emeritus
laurel.eisenhauer@bc.edu
Therapeutic decision making and nursing intervention; drug therapy and nursing role; nurse and consumer decision making and problem solving; decision styles; role conflict and role ambiguity

Carol R. Hartman, DNSc., RNCS

 

Carol R. Hartman, DNSc., RNCS

Professor Emeritus
Psychiatric/Mental Health
Psychotic mothers and their babies; post myocardial infarction patients; children in sex rings; child molesters, juvenile molesters and juvenile murders, stalkers

Joellen W. Hawkins, RN, Ph.D., WHNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN

 

Joellen W. Hawkins, RN, Ph.D., WHNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN

Professor Emeritus
Abuse during pregnancy; biographies of nursing leaders, history of school nursing; nurse practitioner role development; WHNP role evolution; nurse social worker collaboration, history of women's roles in settlement houses & community health centers, child witness to violence

Barbara Hazard, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

 

Barbara Hazard, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Dean and Professor Emeritus
Research methods; statistics; clinical research studies

Loretta P. Higgins, Ed.D., RN

 

Loretta P. Higgins, Ed.D., RN

Associate Professor Emeritus
Nursing history; biographies of nursing leaders; development of coeducation; women's health, specifically decision-making in labor and delivery, hormone-replacement therapy during menopause, and battering during pregnancy

June Horowitz

 

June Andrews Horowitz, Ph.D., RN, PMH CNS-BC, FAAN

Professor Emeritus
june.horowitz@bc.edu
Postpartum depression including mother-child interaction; family mental health research, including children's teasing and bullying experiences; parenting and couples' interaction and negotiation processes

Ronna Krozy

 

Ronna E. Krozy, Ed.D., RN

Associate Professor Emeritus
ronna.krozy@bc.edu
Sexuality and older adults; AIDS risk assessment training for health professionals; adaptation and testing of Functional Health Pattern Assessment Tools in a Latin American community

 

Margaret Murphy, Ph.D., RN

 

Margaret Murphy, Ph.D., RN

Associate Professor Emeritus
Computer analysis of lung sounds in chronic respiratory problems; pulmonary care; use of estrogen replacement therapy for menopausal women

Jean A. O’Neil, Ed.D., RN

 

Jean A. O’Neil, Ed.D., RN

Associate Professor Emeritus
Patient responses to experiences of ambulatory surgery; assessment and intervention by telephone with ambulatory surgery patients; validation of nursing diagnoses; predictive value of selected variables for successful licensing exam performance; effectiveness of interventions in promoting successful licensing exam performance