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Dr. Sheila Carey Grossman

Professor of Nursing
sgrossman@fairfield.edu
o: School of Nursing Rm 111
p: x2705

 

Sheila Grossman, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, FAAN serves on the American Nurses Association Commission on Credentialing as the Family Nurse Practitioner Representative (2011 – 2015), as the ANA Mentoring Project Expert Resource, and is an active member of the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty serving on the Faculty Development Committee. Dr. Grossman was inducted into the American Academy of Nursing in 2012. She is a CCNE Accreditation Site Visitor and reviews other Schools of Nursing. Currently the Coordinator of the Family Nurse Practitioner Track, Dr. Grossman teaches Advanced Physiology & Pathophysiology, Adult Health I, High Risk Populations, and Leadership & Inter-professional Collaboration to the graduate students, works with doctoral students with their immersion experiences and final projects, and teaches undergraduates Critical Care Nursing. Dr. Grossman works one day/week at an urban primary care clinic in Hartford, CT as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She also represented Fairfield University at the Australian Catholic University in Brisbane and Sydney regarding setting up graduate and faculty exchanges. She was awarded the Annual Nurse Practitioner Education Award by the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty in 2011 and the Josephine Dolan Award for Outstanding Contributions to Nursing Education by the CT Nurses Association in 2009. Most recently she has presented at the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty Organization, Sigma Theta Tau, American Nurses Credentialing & Certification, and Massachusetts Nurses Association Conferences, led mentoring workshops in Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Missouri and various local health care agencies, and has several mentoring/leadership workshops scheduled throughout the country.