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Linda L. Cook, DNP, MPH, BSN, NNP-BC, APRN

Linda L. Cook, DNP, MPH, BSN, NNP-BC, APRN

Clinical Asst Prof./Asst Program Dir. Clinical Nurse Leader

Professional Interests
  • Neonatal
  • Obstetrics
  • Pediatrics

Degrees and Certifications

    • DNP, University of Connecticut
    • MPH, New York Medical College
    • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Certificate, Georgetown University
    • BSN, Ohio State University

Teaching Responsibilities

    • MS- core
    • Health Assessment, Advanced Pathophysiology and Nursing Clinical Nurse Leader Track
    • RN to BSN

Research Interests & Grants

    • Heparin in IV and central line maintenance
    • Developmental care of the neonate

Honors, Awards & Fellowships

    • 2010 Mu Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau “Outstanding Doctoral Student (DNP) Award“
    • 2009 Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing  
    • 2003 Nurse Exemplar Award

Publications and Presentations

    Joanne Gatti-Petito, Barbara E. Lakatos, Holly B. Bradley, Linda Cook, Irene E. Haight, and Cherry A. Karl (2013) Clinical Scholarship and Adult Learning Theory: A Role for the DNP in Nursing Education. Nursing Education Perspectives: August 2013, Vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 273-276.

    Advances in Neonatal Care: Research Abstracts: "Heparinized Versus Normal Saline for Maintenance of IV Access in Neonates: An Evidence-Based Practice," August 2010. Vol.10 No. 4

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Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Hours: Tuesday: 9am-12pm Wednesday: 5pm-8pm & by appointment
  • Location:
    College of Health Professions
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