Peggy Matteson

Fogarty Life Science (FLS)
(401) 965-3272

Academic Background

BSHealth and Physical Education, University of Rhode Island
BSNursing, University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth
MSNursing, Boston College
PhDNursing, Boston College

Courses Taught

NURS 222Professional Nursing I
NURS 370Public and Community Health Nursing (clinical)
NURS 501Advanced Nursing Research
NURS 502Health Care Systems

Areas of Interest

Community based nursing care, Interdisciplinary health care, Spiritual Health, Specialty practice: Faith Community Nursing

Recent Scholarly Activity


Matteson, P., UCC FCN Leadership Team (2013) An Informational Manual on Faith Community Nursing. Cleveland. OH: UCC


Self-care of the Caregiver. Honored RI Women Breakfast. Cranston, RI. March 2013.

The Future of Nursing - Leading Change, Advancing Health - Understanding and Participating in the Evolving Health Care System. Health Ministries Asso. Annual Conference. June 2012.

Teaching Spiritual Care in Nursing. AACN’s Baccalaureate Education Conference, December 2008.

Page last updated: Sep. 30, 2011