CELASA — DNP — Nursing — Public Health — Full-time
Timothy S. Godfrey

Timothy S. Godfrey, SJ, DNP, RN, PHCNS-BC

Assistant Professor

Education

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Health Policy and Ethics, School of Nursing, and Visiting Fellow, Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies, June 2011 – May 2012 The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
Doctor of Nursing Practice, May 2011 The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
Master of Science in Nursing, PHCNS Program, May, 2010 The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
Bachelor of Nursing, May, 1996 Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri
Master of Social Work, December, 1993 Washington University, Saint Louis, Missouri
Master of Theology, August, 1986 Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley, Berkeley, California
Master of Divinity, May, 1985 Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley, Berkeley, California
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, January, 1979 Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri

Research Areas

Immigrant Health
Nursing and Health Care Ethics

Courses Offered
  • Community Health
  • Policy and Ethical Implications for Healthcare Outcomes
  • Scholarly Communication
Publications

 Nursing Beyond Borders: Access to Health Care for Documented and Undocumented Immigrants Living in the US, American Nurses Association (ANA) Policy Brief (2010)


PRESENTATIONS

 

  • Health Care Decision-Making: What is Right?, Most Holy Redeemer Parish Adult Education Series (2013) 
  • Catholic Health Care: Its Challenges and Prospects, St. Ignatius Parish Adult Education Series (2013)
  • Aliens No Longer: Our Brothers and Sisters on the Journey, Duquesne University School of Nursing, The Rita M. McGinley Symposium: The Face of the Immigrant (2011)
  • A Paradigm Shift in Catholic Health Care: An Evaluation of a Community-Based Program for Homeless People (Poster Presentation), The Washington Regional Nursing Research Consortium, The Catholic University of America (2010)
Awards and Distinctions

AWARDS

  • Alumni Award in Doctoral Studies, The Catholic University of America (May, 2011)
  • Dean’s Award for Excellence in Graduate Master’s Studies, The Catholic University of America (May, 2010)
  •  ESCAPE Program Appreciation Award, Georgetown University (2008)

HONOR SOCIETIES

  • Member of Sigma Theta Tau—International Honor Society of Nursing
  • Member of Alpha Sigma Nu—National Jesuit Honor Society