Office: University Hall 340
Office Hours: Posted on office door and/or by appointment
Position: Chairperson, William Paterson University Department of Nursing
Area Specialization Family Nurse Practitioner, Maternal-Child Community Health Nurse
BSN – Rutgers University, New Jersey
MSN – Advance Practice Nursing, Rutgers University, New Jersey
PhD – Rutgers University, New Jersey
Phillips, K., Mathew, L. & Aktan, N (2019). Effectiveness of shared clinical teaching in
nursing. International Journal of Nursing Sciences.2, 211-215.
Mathew, L & Aktan, N (2018). Predicting NCLEX-RN
examination success of graduates from an undergraduate nursing program. JNPARR, 8(2), 50-59.
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. Community Med Public Health Care, 3: 020.
Aktan, N. (2016). Transforming nursing practice: The patient centered medical home. American Nurse Today, 11(8).
Phillips, K., Mathew, L., & Aktan, N. (2018). The effectiveness of shared clinical teaching in nursing. 4th Biennial Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI—podium presentation) European Conference at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK.
Phillips, K., Mathew, L., Aktan, N. & Catano, B. (2017). Clinical education and student satisfaction: An integrative literature review. STTI—podium presentation. Dublin: Ireland.
Aktan, N. (2016). Invited Speaker Bergen County Board of Health. Improving Skills to Educate the Public: A Program for Board of Health Nurses.
Professional Awards: March of Dimes Academic Nurse of the Year Finalist 2017
ART/Grants: 2016 & 2017 WPU Student Success Grant ($5000 per year x 2 years = $10,000)
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William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470