Nursing — Full-time
Christina  Purpora

Christina Purpora, RN, PhD

Assistant Professor

Education

Ph.D. (Nursing) - University of California, San Francisco
MSN (Nursing Education focus) - University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT
BSN - Regis University, Denver, CO
ADN - Ventura College, Ventura, CA
Diploma - Thompson School for Practical Nurses, Brattleboro, VT

Administrative Appointments

Member, Faculty Development Committee
Member, Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects

Research Areas

Workplace Incivility, Horizontal Violence, and Workplace Bullying

Courses Offered
  • Nursing Fundamentals
  • Applied Assessment
Publications
 
Purpora, C., Blegen, M.A., & Stotts, N.A. (2013, accepted for publication). Hospital staff registered nurses' perception of horizontal violence, peer relationships, and the quality and safety of patient care. WORK.
 
Purpora, C.
, Blegen, M.A., & Stotts, N.A. (2012). Horizontal violence between hospital staff nurses related to oppressed self or oppressed group. Journal of Professional Nursing, 28, 306-314. doi: 10.1016/j.profnurs.2012.01.001
 
Purpora, C., & Blegen, M.A. (2012). Horizontal violence and the quality and safety of patient care: A conceptual model. Nursing Research and Practice, 2012, 5 pages. doi:10.1155/2012/306948.
 
Purpora, C., & Davison-Price, M. (2008). How to trade an editor's red pen for a peer editor's compassion. In K.T. Heinrich, A nurse's guide to presenting and publishing: Dare to Share (pp. 372-377). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
  
Purpora, C. (2005). Nurse vs nurse: Understanding horizontal violence. LPN 2005, 1(16), 32-36.