Linda L. Strong, Ed.D., RN

Linda Strong

Assoc. Professor/Dir RN -BSN & RN - MSN Program

Public Health Nursing, Emergency Preparedness, Nursing Education 

Degrees and Certifications

    • Ed.D., Nursing Education, Teachers College, Columbia University
    • MSN, Community Health Nursing, The Catholic University of America
    • BSN, University of Bridgeport

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Public Health Nursing
    • Emergency Preparedness
    • The Human Journey of Nursing
    • Nursing Theory
    • Nursing Education

Research Interests & Grants

    Research Interests:

    • Public Health Nursing
    • Vulnerable Populations
    • Emergency Preparedness

    Grants:

    July 2011 to present   

    Burger, S.P. & Strong, L.L. The Remote Patient Monitoring Project: Stamford Hospital and AltaMed Health Services. Funded by Verizon & Bristol Meyers Squib. (Research consultants)

    September – August 2009-2010

    Burger, S. P. & Strong, L.L. Use of telehealth to manage chronic illness in among elderly persons: A pilot study. Funded by Verizon. (Research consultants)

    September 2008         

    Fries, K. & Strong, L.L. Proposal to Promote Cultural Competence While Informing QualifiedMinorityHigh SchoolStudents About Opportunities Available for Nursing Professionals. Connecticut Department of Higher Education Connecticut Department of Public Health Office for Workforce Competitiveness. Not Funded.

    Fall 2005   

    M. Roberto, D.T.  Sullivan, J. Sartucci, & L.L. Strong. Bioterrorism Curricular Development Grant: Emergency Preparedness for Nursing Levels and Allied Health Professionals. HRSA Reference #TO1HP06398.

    June 2003 

    Roberto, M., Moore, G., Strong, L.L., & Sartucci, J. Emergency Preparedness for   PHNs and Nursing Faculty using blended learning techniques. HRSA Grant.

    May 2002

    Strong, L.L & Fein, B. D. Hearts and Minds: Promoting Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Health through Interdisciplinary Interventions. Yale-GriffinPreventionResearchCenter, funded, $2010.00 

    May 2002 

    Torres, R., Strong, L.L., & Fein, B.D. . Hearts and Minds: Promoting Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Health through Interdisciplinary Interventions. Yale-GriffinPreventionResearchCenter, funded, $2010.00 

    July 2001-June 2004

    Geriatric Rehabilitation:  Education and Advance Training (GREAT) Initiative.  DHHS/BHPr, Allied Health Program.  (#D37 HP 00808).  ($350,000). Lusardi, M.M., Strong, L.L., Emery, M.J., & Brooks, S.

    2000  Summer-Fall

    ACT Grant – CHIAEP:  Community Health – An Interdisciplinary Approach for Education and Practice.  – Dr. Linda L. Strong and Mrs. Beverly Fein.  Funded $950.00.

    2000   

    Department of Health and Human Services - Public Health /HRRSA:  Advanced Education Nurse Traineeship Grant.  Funded $17, 983.00.  Grant Number 1A10 HP 00229-01

    2000 Spring

    DHHS Grant – Great Initiative; Geriatric Rehabilitation Education and Advanced Training Initiative. – Dr. Michelle Lusardi, Dr. Linda L. Strong, and Dr. Michael Emery, Approved, Not Funded.

    1996   

     DHHS Grant - Elders 2000: An Interdisciplinary team approach to educational opportunities in Geriatric Rehabilitation. Dr. Michelle Lusardi, Dr. Michael Emery, and Dr. Linda L. Strong.  Funded: $367,281.00

    1994   

    ACT Grant: Interdisciplinary Approach to Pharmacology and Organic and Biochemistry - Dr. Thomas Wood and Linda L. Strong

Publications and Presentations

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    Kuntz, S.W., Frable, P., Qureshi, K. & Strong, L.L. (2008). Disaster white paper for Community/Public Health Nurse Educators. Public Health Nursing.

    Kuntz, S.W., Frable, P., Qureshi, K. & Strong, L.L. (2008). Disaster white paper for Community/Public Health Nurse Educators. Association of Community Health Nurse Educators. Available at www.achne.org.

    Strong, L.L. & Sullivan, D.T. (2006). Interdisciplinary Education in Emergency Preparedness: Assuring the Safety of Aging Populations. Forum on Public Policy, 1-23.

    Pavone, S., & Strong, L.L.  (2007). Reflections on the Storm. Reflections, 13(3)

    Lusardi, M.M., Emery, M.J., Strong, L.L., and Tallant, B., (1999).  Preparing Health Professional to Work with Older Adults:  The Elders 2000 Project. Gerinotes, 6 (6), pp. 6 – 7.

    Strong, L.L., (1997).  Elders 2000 grant to foster collaboration, Nursing Spectrum, 9A (25).

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Hours: Monday 9-12, Thursday 9-12 & by appointment
  • Location:
    Nursing
    Cambridge 2-N-38
    College of Health Professions
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