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Faculty Directory » Carolyn J. Gustason

Nursing

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Office hours posted outside of faculty office

Office Information:

Room Number: THOM 322
Phone: (978) 665-4653
Email: cgustas2@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Foundations of Nursing (Didactic and Clinical) (NURS 2700)
Medical-Surgical I Clinical (2900) 
Community Health Nursing Clinical (NURS 4400)
Chronic Illness (Didactic and Clinical) (NURS 4750)
Roles and Context for Advanced Practice Nursing (NURS 7400)
Research Project (NURS 9100)
Continuation of Research Project (NURS 9101)

Education:

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst College of Nursing (Nursing)
B.S., Fitchburg State College (Nursing)

Research Interests:

Institutional Betrayal
LGBTQ Health 
Oncology 
Older Adults
Faculty-Student Summer Research Initiative; Health of Fitchburg (2018)
 

Representative Publications:

Journals

Barton-Burke, M. & Gustason, C.J. (2007). "Sexuality in women with cancer." Nursing Clinics of North America, vol. 42, no. 4, 2007, pp. 531-554, 10.1016/J.CNUR.2007.08.001.

Bertrand, C. et al. "Perceived stigma, discrimination, and disclosure of sexual orientation among a sample of lesbian veterans receiving care in the Department of Veterans Affairs." LGBT Health, vol. 2, no. 2, 2015, pp. 1-7, 10.1089/lgbt.2014.0131.