JoAnne Gatti-Petito, DNP

Joanne Gatti-Petito, DNP

Assistant Professor

Professional Interests
  • Healthcare Management and Policy
  • Simulation Learning
  • Pulmonary Health
  • Credentialing

Degrees and Certifications

    • Doctor of Nursing Practice – University of Connecticut
    • MS, Nursing – University of Pennsylvania
    • BS, Nursing - Long Island University
    • BS, Biology- Dickinson College 
    • Diploma, Nursing – St. Vincent’s Medical Center, SI, NY

    Specialty or Specialist Certifications/Training

    • Certified Nurse Educator

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Online MSN Program
    • Patient Care Services Administration

Research Interests & Grants

    • Adult Learning Theory and Digital Learning Strategies
    • Acute and Chronic Respiratory Care

Honors, Awards & Fellowships

    • Graduate Assistantship University of Connecticut Discover Nursing Program (2009)
    • Advanced Education Nurse Traineeship Award (2009)

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.

    Abbott, R. A., Gatti-Petito, J. A. "Managed care accreditation: Decoding the acronyms. "(1997) Journal of Compensation and Benefits, 13 (3), 41-45.

    Reviewer: Kozier & Erb’s Fundamentals of Nursing, 8ed. Proposal review for content reorganization

    Reviewer: Pearson Health Science - Real Nursing Simulations 1.0. Topic:   Mark Jandon [Pediatric Respiratory Distress]

    Reviewer:  Nursing Education Perspectives Peer Review Panel

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Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Hours: Wednesdays, 9AM - 3PM
  • Location:
    Cambridge 2-N-09
    College of Nursing
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