Our Faculty

Sharon Wexler

Professor
Department Chairperson Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing

College of Health Professions

Location
  • @Pleasantville
    163 William Street 515

Education


PhD, New York University College of Nursing, 2007
Research and Theory Development in Nursing Science

MA, New York University, 1985
Nursing Education

BS, Simmons College, 1982
Nursing

Awards and Honors


American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), - 2011 BSN Award for Innovative Clinical Rotation in Nursing Home
Pace University, - 2011-2013 Fast Paced Leadership
University of Texas San Antonio Health Science Center 2013 Summer Institute on Evidence-Based Practice, - People's Choice Poster Award
Pace University, - Undergraduate Student Faculty Research Program
Lienhard School of Nursing, May 2015 - Dean's Award for Outstanding Research/Scholarship
UT Health Science Center Academic Center for Evidence-Based Practice, August 2014 - People's Choice Award Poster Winner 2014
UT Health Science Center Academic Center for Evidence-Based Practice, July 2013 - People's Choice Award Poster Winner 2013
National Gerontological Nurses Association, October 2012 - Fellowship
University of Texas San Antonio Health Science Center 2012 Summer Institute Educator's Workshop, July 2012 - Top Two Posters Award
National Gerontological Nurses Association, 2007 - Finalist -Judith V. Braun Nursing Research Excellence Award
New York Hospital Queens, 2007 - New York Hospital Queens Scholarly Achievement Award
New York University, College of Nursing, 2006 - Alumni Achievement Award
New York University, College of Nursing, 2005 - Rudin Family Doctoral Student Award
New York University, Steinhardt School of Education, Division of Nursing, 2001 - Adjunct Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching
Mosby National Geriatric, 2000 - Nurse Manager of the Year Award
Weiler Hospital Division of Montefiore Medical Center, 1993 - Distinguished Nursing Leadership Award for Excellence in Nursing Management
1985 - Sigma Theta Tau-Upsilon Chapter


LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES


  • American Nurses Credentialing Center, Clinical Specialist in Gerontological Nursing, Nursing Administration, Medical Surgical Nursing
  • New York State, State of New Jersey, State of Connecticut, Registered Professional Nurse
    NY # 351877 NJ #26NR104244200 CT #03506619

PRESENTATIONS


Coppola, J., Drury, L., Wexler, S. & Wang, V. (2015, March 26). Aging in America Conference . How Virtual Avatars Provide Psychosocial Support and Improve Chronic Disease and Dementia Self-management. American Society on Aging, Chicago, IL.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


National Gerontological Nurses Association[Director at Large]

ANA NY

American Society for Aging[member]

Eastern Nurses Research Society[member]

National Gerontological Nurses Association[member]

American Geriatrics Society[member]

Gerontological Society of America[member]

National Gerontological Nurses Association[Chairperson of Resarch Committee]

New York State Nurses Association[member]

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