Mary Lou Siefert, DNSc, AOCN

Mary Lou Siefert, DNSc, AOCN

Assistant Professor

Professional Interests/Service

  • End of Life Care
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Oncology Nursing Care
  • Refugee and Immigration Volunteer Mentor

Degrees and Certifications

    • DNSc, Yale University, New Haven, CT
    • MSN, Yale University, New Haven, CT
    • MBA, Fordham University, NYC, NY
    • BS, Emmanuel College, Boston, MA
    • Diploma in Nursing, Grace New Haven School of Nursing, New Haven, CT
    • Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse (AOCN)

Teaching Responsibilities

    • DNP Program Courses

Research Interests and Grants

    Relationship of Fatigue, Pain and Functional Status in People with Cancer who were Receiving Chemotherapy, Doctoral Dissertation, Yale University School of Nursing, funded by Sigma Theta Tau - Delta Mu Chapter

    Clinical research in the oncology setting

    The short and long term symptom and illness experiences in people with cancer and their families including:

    • Quality of life
    • Symptom management
    • End of life care
    • Palliative care


    Evidence based practice in the oncology nursing setting

Mary Lou Siefert

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Nursing
    Cambridge Drive 2-N-09
    College of Nursing
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