Christina Purpora has been an associate professor in the School of Nursing and Health Professions since 2011. Her primary areas of teaching are applied assessment and nursing fundamentals in the traditional undergraduate nursing program, and her professional experience includes 30 years of hospital nursing. Her clinical expertise is in medical-surgical and critical care nursing of the adult and older adult. Dr. Purpora’s program of research focuses on antecedents, consequences, and mitigation...
Ph.D., Nursing, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), MS, Nursing (nursing education focus), University of Hartford, West Hartford, Connecticut, BS, Nursing, Regis University, Denver, Colorado , AS, Nursing, Ventura College, Ventura, California , Diploma, Practical Nursing, Thompson School for Practical Nurses, Brattleboro, Vermont
Nursing, Care of the adult and older adult