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Acute & Tertiary Care

  • 3500 Victoria Street
  • 336 Victoria Building
  • Phone: 412-624-4722
  • fax: 412-383-7227

The Department of Acute/Tertiary Care is comprised of faculty whose expertise focuses on care delivered in acute and critical care settings. This department provides courses in medical-surgical nursing taught in the undergraduate nursing program and three Master's level areas of concentration.

Administration

Chair Annette De Vito Dabbs,
PhD, RN, FAAN
412-624-5314 ajdst42@pitt.edu
Vice Chair for Administration Alice Blazeck, DNSc, RN 412-624-3814 blazecka@pitt.edu
Vice Chair for Research Paula Sherwood, PhD, RN, CNRN, FAAN
412-624-4802 prs11@pitt.edu
Department Administrator Elizabeth McNally 412-624-6859 eir@pitt.edu

 

Undergraduate Courses

Foundations      
Medical-Surgical Nursing      
Transitions      

 

Master's and 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
Clinical Nurse Specialist- Adult-Gerontology Patricia Tuite, PhD
RN, MSN
412-624-3797 ptuite@pitt.edu
Nurse Specialty Role - Nursing Administration Linda Dudjak
PhD, RN
412-648-3582 dudjak@pitt.edu
Nurse Anesthesia John M. O’Donnell,
DrPH, RN, MSN, CRNA
412-624-4860 jod01@pitt.edu

 

Master's Nurse Specialty Role Area of Concentration

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

 

PhD Catherine M. Bender
PhD, RN, FAAN
412-624-3594 cbe100@pitt.edu