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Marlene Beck, DNP

Marlene Beck, DNP

Dir. MSN Program & Clinical Asst. Professor

Degrees and Certifications

    • DNP, Case Western Reserve University, 2010
    • MSN, Sacred Heart University, 1999
    • BSN, Western Connecticut State University, 1979

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Nursing Education
    • Nursing Leadership

Research Interests & Grants

    • Incivility in Nursing Education and in the Workplace
    • Retention and Remediation
    • Professionalism and Mentoring
    • Curriculum Development and Evaluation

Publications and Presentations

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    • Perception of Incivility: Differences between Students and Faculty in Nursing Programs, Doctoral dissertation, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio (2010)
    • Program Evaluation: Management Core Curriculum.  Master’s thesis, Sacred Heart University (1999)


    • Incivility in the Workplace.  June 2011 – Connecticut Chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses.
    • Yale New Haven Health – October 2009, 2010 – Author’s Day. 
    • Incivility in Nursing Education. June 2009. Drexel University Nurse Educator Conference,  Washington, DC. 
    • Incivility in Nursing Education. June 2011. Connecticut League of Nursing – poster presentation.

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
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