Acute & Tertiary Care

Faculty in the department of Acute and Tertiary Care teach multiple courses in the undergraduate nursing program covering topics such as ethics, medical/surgical nursing, and pharmacology.   At the graduate level, there are several areas of concentration within the Master's and doctoral programs.

Department includes:

  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist — Adult-Gerontology
  • Health Systems Executive Leadership
  • Clinical Nurse Leader

Administration

Chair Annette De Vito Dabbs, RN, PhD, ACNS-BC, FAAN 412-624-5314 ajdst42@pitt.edu
Vice Chair for Administration Alice Blazeck, RN, DNSc,  412-624-3814 blazecka@pitt.edu
Vice Chair for Research Margaret Roenzweig, PhD, CRNP-C, AOCN, FAAN 412-383-8839 mros@pitt.edu
Department Administrator Elizabeth McNally 412-624-6859 eir@pitt.edu

336 Victoria Building
Pittsburgh, PA  15261
Phone: 412-624-4722
Fax: 412-383-7227

Courses

Undergraduate Courses Graduate Courses
Foundations
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Transitions
Pharmacology
Pathophysiology
Ethics
Intro to Professional NRSG
Patho
Pharm
Qualitative Research

Master of Science in Nursing Area of Concentration

Clinical Nurse Leader Rosemary L. Hoffmann, PhD, RN 412-624-3821 rho100@pitt.edu

Doctor of Nursing Practice Areas of Concentration

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Kathy S. Magdic, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC, FAANP 412-624-6866 kma100@pitt.edu
Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist Patricia Tuite, PhD, RN, MSN 412-624-3797 ptuite@pitt.edu
Health Systems Executive Leadership  Judith F. Zedreck Gonzalez, DNP, MPM 412-624-3582 jfz5@pitt.edu

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

For information regarding the Doctor of Philosophy program contact:

Marilyn Hravnak, RN, PhD, ACNP-BC, FCCM, FAAN
412-383-5148
mhra@pitt.edu