Deborah Benes

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Nursing School of Health and Natural Sciences
Professor
978.665.3325 Office: Thompson Hall 324A
Office Hours
Spring 2021

by appointment; please contact rburges1@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught

Pediatric Nursing (Didactic and Clinical) (NURS 3900)
Community Health Nursing (Didactic and Clinical) (NURS 4400)Global Public Health – Costa Rica
Community Health Nursing – Ghana

Background

Ph.D., UMass Lowell
M.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook (Pediatric NP/Clinical Nurse Specialist)
B.S.N., State University of New York at Stony Brook
A.S., Dutchess Community College (Applied Science in Nursing)

Childhood Obesity
Healthy Behaviors
Physical Activity
Food Insecurity

Co-Chair Healthy Eating Active Living CHIP for the CHNA9
Regional Food assessment Survey
Town Listening sessions related to food access
Asset mapping of food access points

Ph.D., UMass Lowell
M.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook (Pediatric NP/Clinical Nurse Specialist)
B.S.N., State University of New York at Stony Brook
A.S., Dutchess Community College (Applied Science in Nursing)

Ph.D., UMass Lowell
M.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook (Pediatric NP/Clinical Nurse Specialist)
B.S.N., State University of New York at Stony Brook
A.S., Dutchess Community College (Applied Science in Nursing)