Catherine Lorenzo, MS, RN, CCRN

Assistant Professor, Nursing

Catherine Lorenzo, MS

Registered Professional Nurse – 1985 – Present

Critical Care Certification -1991- Present

Medical Surgical Staff Nurse-1985- 1990

Medical. Surgical and Cardiac Critical Care Nursing -1990-2013

Nursing Instructor – Medical-Surgical Nursing/Critical Care

Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Center 2002 – 2008

Saint Paul’s School of Nursing 2008 – 2010

Touro College – Clinical Nursing Instructor 2008 – 2010

Touro College – Assistant Professor – 2010 – Present

Awards

Highest Academic Honors in the Graduate Nursing Program – Wagner College                                 

Senator Patricia McGee Nursing Scholarship

Education

  • AAS, with a Major in Nursing, The College of Staten Island
  • BS, with a Major in Nursing, The College of Staten Island
  • MS, with a Major in Nursing Education, Wagner College
  • 4th year PhD student Major in Nursing Philosophy, CUNY, Graduate Center

Clinical Specialty

  • Medical-Surgical Nursing 
  • Acute/Critical Care Nursing
  • Certification in Critical Care

Research Agenda

  • Nurses’ Perceptions of Supportive Care Needs of Partners of Cancer Survivors
  • Integration of Assessing Supportive Care Needs of Support Persons in Cancer Care

Professional Service

  • New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA)
  • National League of Nurses (NLN)
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)
  • Sigma Theta Tau – Epsilon Mu Chapter
  • Oncology Nurse Society (ONS)

Teaching Responsibilities

  • NUR 300 – Medical-Surgical Nursing II
  • NUR 301- Medical- Surgical Nursing III
  • NUR 420 – Professional Practice
  • NUR 485 – Advanced Nursing Leadership