Harriet A. Fields, Ed.D., RN

HARRIET A. FIELDS, ED.D., RN

Clinical Associate Professor

Professional Interests
Health care policy
Professional nursing leadership in health care reform
Professional behavior in education and practice
Global health care and nursing.

Degrees and Certifications

    Ed.D. Columbia University, New York, NY (Community Health Education and Nursing Education) 
    Ed.M. Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY (Public Health Nursing Education)
    B.S.  Mount Saint Mary's College, Los Angeles, CA (Nursing major, psychology minor)

Teaching Responsibilities

    Health Care Policy throughout the Curriculum – RN-BSN, RN-MSN, DNP
    NU 315 - Human Journey in Nursing
    NU 355 - Leadership in Contemporary Nursing
    NU 376 - Care Management: Individuals and Families
    NU 386 - Global and Public Health Nursing
    NU 401/501 - Health Care Policy and Ethics
    NU 710 - Health Care Policy, Advocacy & Ethics 

    Guest faculty in Dean Patricia Walker's course: 
    HS 350- Health Care Policy, Politics & Advocacy. 

Research Interests & Grants

    Health care policy
    Professional nursing involvement in health care reform
    Professional behavior in education and practice
    Global health care and nursing.

Honors, Awards & Fellowships

    Board Member The Mama Project www.themamaproject.org
    Invited member Teachers College, Columbia University Alumni Council.

Publications and Presentations

    Presentation to the International Public Health Nursing Conference 2013, at the National University of Ireland, Galway, "Innovations in Community Health University Nursing Education in Rwanda for Sustainability and Capacity Development: An International Approach", August 2013. 

    “Profile of the Role of Professional Nursing in Anti-bullying in the Community:  A Systems and Policy Approach", October 2011, Washington, DC: 139th Annual Meeting, American Public Health Association.     

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Hours: online, virtual
  • Location:
    Nursing
    Cambridge
    College of Health Professions
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