Donna M. Nickitas
Deputy Executive Officer, Professor and Graduate Specialty Coordinator, Dual Degree Program Nursing Administration/Public Administration with Baruch College
Degrees/Diplomas: PhD, RN, CNAA, BC
Campus Affiliation: Hunter College
Research Interests: Service-learning, Community Engagement, Health Policy and Nursing Administration
Primary Teaching Areas:
Health Policy, Dissertation Advisement, and Nursing Administration
Nickitas, D.M, Middaugh, D.J, & Aries, N. (2011). Public Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals. Massachusetts: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
Nickitas, D. M. & Gardner, D. (2013). Health Care Policy and Politics: The Risks and Rewards for Public Health Nurses. In Truglio-Londrigan, M. & Lewenson, S. (Eds.) Public Health Nursing: Practicing Population-Based Care. (3rd Edition), (201-221). Boston, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
Nickitas, DM. (2011). Program Participants. In McKinnon, Tamara & Fitzpatrick, Joyce, (Eds.) Global Service Learning in Nursing- A Partnership Approach. (pp. 111-120). New York. National League for Nursing.
Nickitas, DM. (2011). Changing Lives (A Case Study). In. Leffers, Jeanne & Plotnick, Julia (Eds) Volunteering At Home and Abroad: The Essential Guide for Nurses. (pp.113-116). Indianapolis, IN: Sigma Theta Tau International.
Nickitas, D. M. (2011). Asking Questions and Appreciating Inquiry: A Winning Strategy for the Nurse Educator and Professional Nurse Learner. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. 42, (3), 106-112.
Frederickson, K & Nickitas, DM. (2011). Chief Nursing Officer Executive Development: A Crisis or Challenge? Nursing Administration Quarterly, 35, (4), 433-353.
Works in Progress:
Chapter in Books
Mahon, PM., Nickitas, DM. & Nokes, K. (2010). Faculty Perceptions of Student Documentation Skills During the Transition from Paper-Based to Electronic Health Records Systems. Journal of Nursing Education, 49, (11), 615-621
Nickitas, DM. (In press). Nursing, Policy and Politics: Understanding the Connection and Importance of Getting Involved. Huston, Carol, (Editor), Professional Issues in Nursing. (3rd
Edition). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Adelphi University 1989 PhD (Nursing)
Garden City, New York
New York University 1978 MA (Nursing)
New York, New York
SUNY at StonyBrook 1976 BSN (Nursing)
Stonybrook, New York
Kingsborough Community 1974 AAS (Nursing)
College, Brooklyn, New York