Department of Nursing

Nadine Aktan (Chairperson)


Office:   UH 354
Phone:   973-720-2527
Office Hours:   Posted on office door and/or by appointment

Department: Nursing
Position: Professor
Area Specialization: Family Nurse Practitioner, Community Nursing, Pediatrics, Leadership

Phillips, K., Mathew, L., Aktan, N. & Catano, B. (2017).  Clinical education and student satisfaction:  An integrative literature review.  Int J Nur Sc, 1-14.

Aktan, N. (2016).  An interventional approach to obesity in an ambulatory care setting.  J Community Med Public Health Care, 3:020.

Aktan, N. (2016). Transforming nursing practice: The patient centered medical home. American Nurse Today. 11(8).

Guzman, J. & Aktan, N. (2016). Comparison of the Wii Balance Board and the BESS Tool Measuring Postural Stability in collegiate athletes. Applied Nursing Research, 29, 1-4.

Aktan, N. (2015). Fast facts for the new nurse practitioner: What you really need to know in a nutshell. (2nd ed.). Springer: New York.

Aktan, N. ( 2015). Assessing the quality of primary care provided to an indigent population as it relates to obesity and cardiovascular risk. Journal of Community Medicine & Public Health Care.

Aktan, N. (2015). The relationship between patient experiences in ambulatory care and physiologic and functional health care outcomes. International Journal of Nursing Didactics, 4(7), 23-45.

Aktan (2014). The management of acetabular dysplasia in the primary care setting. The Nurse Practitioner, 39(8), 8-11.

Mathew, L. & Aktan, N. (2014). Nursing student attitudes toward statistics. Journal of Nursing Education, 53, 1-5.

Valentine, S., Van Dyk, E., Aktan, N. & Bliss, J. (2014). Teaching population health and community-based care across diverse clinical experiences: Integration of conceptual pillars and constructivist thinking. Journal of Nursing Education, 53(3), S11-18.

Aktan, N. (2012). Anxiety and social support and pregnant and postpartum women. Clinical Nursing Research, 21(2), 183-194.

Aktan, N., Fagan, J., Sorkin, C. (2012). Characterization of patients utilizing an indigent medical clinic. Journal of the Nurse Practitioner 8(1), 32-37.

Aktan, N., Tracy, J., Bareford, C. (2011). Computerized charting and community health nursing students. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 1(1), 25-31.

Aktan, N. (2010). The relationship between social support, anxiety, and demographic variables and functional status after childbirth. Clinical Nursing Research, 19(2), 165-180.

Aktan, N. (2010). Fast facts for the new nurse practitioner: What you really need to know in a nutshell. Springer: New York.