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Faculty Directory » Tara Mariolis

Nursing

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Office hours posted outside faculty office

Office Information:

Room Number: THOM 323
Phone: (978) 665-4608
Email: tmariolis@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Foundations of Nursing Lab (NURS 2700)
Core Concepts of Mental Health Nursing (NURS 3200)
Core Concepts of Mental Health Lab (NURS 3201)
RN to BS Portfolio Preparation (NURS 3650)
Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing (NURS 3710)
Community Health Nursing Lab (NURS 4400)
Selected Nursing Practicum Lab (NURS 4800)
Selected Nursing Practicum Seminar (NURS 4802)

Education:

Ph.D.(c), UMass Amherst (Nursing) 2013 - present
M.S., Boston University (Adult Mental Health Nursing)
B.S., Hartwick College (Nursing)
Postgraduate Training in Family Therapy, Family Institute of Cambridge

Research Interests:

Medication Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder
Effectiveness of Buprenorphine Compared to Other Treatments for Opioid Use Disorder
Simulation for Teaching End of Life Care

Representative Publications:

Mariolis, T., Bosse, J., A. Wilson, S. Martin, L. Chiodo. (In progress 2018). "A systematic review of the effectiveness of buprenorphine for opioid use disorder compared to other treatment modalities."

Mariolis, T. & McKew, C. (In production 2018). "Using simulation to improve care of the critically-ill mental health patient at the end of life." Nursing Education Perspectives.

Mariolis, T., LeBlanc, R., McNamara, S. & Chandler, G. (2015). Letter to the editor. "Response to Ray & Turkel’s article on emancipatory nursing praxis." Journal of Advanced Nursing, 38(2).

Professional Affiliations:

IntNSA - International Society of Nurses in Addictions (Member, 2016-present)
ENRS - Eastern Nursing Research Society (Member, 2016-present)
APNA - American Psychiatric Nurses Association (Member, 2014-present)
ANA - American Nurses Association (Member, 2014-present)
Sigma Theta Tau (Member, 1985-present)