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Sherri B. St. Pierre

Associate Professor of the Practice


Sherri St. Pierre is an associate professor of the practice at the Connell School of Nursing. She began at Boston College (BC) part-time in 2000 as a clinical instructor and accepted a full-time position in 2003. Professor St. Pierre completed the Teaching Nursing Education Post Masters Certificate Program in 2004 and her Doctor of Nursing Practice in 2020 at BC.

Prior to coming to BC, Professor St Pierre worked as a pediatric nurse practitioner in the Department of Youth Services, primary care and a pediatric emergency room setting. She is currently working in a primary care office on a per diem basis and has been there since July 1996. She also worked as a staff nurse II at Boston Children's Hospital in pediatric cardiology. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing, NAPNAP, NONPF and the Mass Coalition of Nurse Practitioners (MCNP). Professor St. Pierre is a regional representative for the MCNP and assists in planning monthly educational programs.

Professor St. Pierre has also volunteered at the Shrewsbury Senior Center, the Southeast Asian Coalition and Horizons for Homeless Children. She was a co-leader of the Connell School of Nursing service trip to Nicaragua and Guatemala over an 8-year span.


  • NCLEX Examination Item Development Panel Member
  • Pediatric Nursing Certification Board Item Writer
  • Alpha Chi Mentor Award


  • Boynton, R.W., Dunn, E.S., Pulcini, J.A., St Pierre, S. B. & Stephens, G.R. (2010). Manual of Ambulatory Pediatrics. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.

Clinical Practice

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at UMass Memorial Health Care

Selected Awards

Mentor Award from Alpha Chi in 2009

Distinguished Excellence in Clinical Education award from the graduating class of 2021.

Professional Activities

MCNP member since 1995 and served as a member of the Education Committee for 7 years and has been a regional representative since 2016.

Actively involved in NONPF as a member of the Preceptor Committee since 2021.