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Karen Hetzel

Fogarty Life Science (FLS) 122
(401) 456-8014
(401) 456-9742
khetzel@ric.edu

Academic Background

  • B.S.N. Boston College
  • M.S.N. University of Pennsylvania
  • Ph.D. in Nursing University of Rhode Island

Courses Taught

NURS 340 Psych/Mental Health Nursing

Areas of Interest

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, with particular focus on the child and adolescent population, as well as domestic violence prevention & intervention

Recent Scholarly Activity

  • Completed PhD 2004; Dissertation Title - Domestic Violence Screening by Nurses in Primary Care Settings;
  • Presenter at ENRS 2004 conference - Title: Domestic Violence Screening, A Mandate for Nurses in Primary Care Settings
  • Presenter at NNVAWI 2004 conference - Title: Domestic Violence Screening by Nurses in Primary Care Settings.
  • Reviewed & updated Saunders Comprehensive Review for NCLEX-RN by L. Silvestri - Psychiatric Mental Health & Psychopharmacology sections 2005 Edition

Page last updated: September 30, 2011