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Mary McDougall

Associate Professor of Nursing and RN-BSN Chair

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Doctor of Nursing Practice Regis College
Master of Public Health Columbia University
Master of Science in Nursing Columbia University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Columbia University

What I Love About Emmanuel 

I am passionate about teaching, and I love teaching at Emmanuel because of my students and colleagues, the many resources available and the beautiful campus setting in Boston.

Courses and Curriculum

I teach courses in the RN to BSN program and also in the 4 year BSN program.

Presentations and Publications

  • Sept 2020 Publication online: Bakaev, I., McDougall, M., Retalic, T. & Mooza, J. (2020). A sustainable interdisciplinary approach to the appropriate use of antipsychotic medications in long term care. Journal of American Medical Directors Association.
  • May 2019 St. Anselm Annual Conference for Nurse Educators Poster Presentation: Managing the Appropriate Use of Antipsychotic Medication
  • April 2019 Hebrew SeniorLife Quality Symposium Poster Presentation: Managing the Appropriate Use of Antipsychotic Medication
  • April 2018 Hebrew SeniorLIfe Quality Symposium Poster Presentation: Learning Management System
  • Dec 2018 Hebrew SeniorLife Conference: Care Planning for Older Adult Mental Health
  • May 2017 CareerSTAT Frontline Healthcare Worker Champion Award to Hebrew SeniorLife
  • 2016 HESSCO & Norwood Hospital Presentations on Delirium at Local Senior Centers
  • May 2014 Doctoral Thesis Defense Regis College: Nurses’ Experience of Assessing Older Adult Patients for Risk of Delirium in an Acute Care Hospital Setting
  • April 2014 American Case Management Association Poster Presentation: Observation Status: A Collaborative Approach at Norwood Hospital
  • May 2013 Doctoral Capstone Poster Presentation on Delirium Regis College
  • Jan 2013 Norwood Hospital Seeing & Helping Dementia, Depression, Delirium
  • Sept 2009 Norwood Hospital Fall Prevention Conference
  • May 2010 HERO Grant Award for Fall Prevention Cart Initiative
  • June 2008 Norwood Hospital Team Recognition Award Heart Failure Team
  • Dec 2007 Norwood Hospital Team Recognition Award Clinical Nurse Specialist Team
  • April 2006 Massachusetts Association Directors of Health Care Volunteer Services Team Award for Caring Touch Program

Research Focus

Older adults, delirium, antipsychotics

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