Show The Graduate Center Menu

Martha V. Whetsell
Position: Executive Officer and Professor
Campus Affiliation: Lehman College
Phone: 718-960-8199
Room Number: T3 Room 203
Office Hours: TBA
Degrees/Diplomas: PhD, RN, ARNP, FAAN
Research Interests: Nursing, psychology, pediatrics and quantitative research

Professional Interests:

Theory Development, Quantitative Research, Pediatrics, Neonatology, Spirituality

Primary Teaching Areas:

Pediatrics, Quantitative Research, Theory, Spirituality

Selected Publications:

  • Salazar, B., Whetsell, M. Effects of Containment on Percutaneous hypoxia after Endotracheal Suctioning in Neonates (2007) Investigacion y Educacion en Enfermeria. Vol XXV No 1

  • Whetsell, M. Frederickson, K. (2007) Testing Hypothesis from the Roy Adaptation Model, Nursing Science Quarterly (in press)

  • Frederickson, K. Whetsell, M. (2006) The Glass Menagerie as example, Nursing Science Quarterly

  • Whetsell, M. Frederickson, K. & Aguilera, P. (2005) Spirituality Hardiness and Quality Among Mexican Elderly Aquichan, 21:5

  • Frederickson, K. Rivas, K. Whetsell, M. Tallier, P. (2005) Cross Cultural Analysis for Conceptual Understanding: English and Spanish Perspectives. Nursing Science Quarterly, 18 (4), 286-92

Works in Progress:

  • Testing Adaptation from the Roy Adaptation Model. Nursing Research


  • BS

  • MSN

  • PhD