Eileen Yost, Ph.D., MSN, NIC-RNC

Eileen Yost, Ph.D., MSN, NIC-RNC

Asst Director of Freshman Advisement / Clinical Asst Prof

Professional Interests
  • Maternal-Newborn Health Nursing
  • Nursing education: Effective teaching strategies for students with learning disabilities
  • Global Health/International Nursing

Primary Professional Service/Affiliation:

  • National League of Nursing (NLN)
  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI)
  • Connecticut Nurses Association (CNA)

Degrees and Certifications

    • Ph.D. Nursing Education, Capella University
    • MSN, Nursing Education, Western Connecticut State University
    • BSN, Pace University

    Specialty or Specialist Certification/Training

    • Certified in Neonatal High Risk Intensive Care Nursing 

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Foundations of Professional Nursing
    • Care of the Childbearing Family
    • Senior Synthesis
    • Transition into Professional Nursing Practice
    • Co-Coordinator: Guatemala Clinical Immersion 

Research Interests and Grants

    • Maternal-newborn health initiatives
    • Nursing students with ADHD and learning disabilities
    • Study Abroad/ Underprivileged populations
    • Nursing simulation

Awards and Fellowships

    • Recipient: SHU Faculty Award, April 2015 – ACT Grant
    • Recipient: Florence Nightingale Award, May 2014
    • Recipient: SHU Faculty Award, April 2014 - ACT Grant
    • Final Nominee for Outstanding Faculty Member Award, Sacred Heart University, 2014; 2011
    • Inducted Member: Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society
    • SHU Student Nurses Association Faculty Advisor
    • SHU Freshman Peer Mentor Program Faculty Advisor

Publications and Presentations

Eileen Yost

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Ctr for Healthcare Education CHCE*N398
    College of Nursing
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