Amicucci, Bernadette

Curriculum Vitae

Associate Professor

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Degree Institution Field Dates
DNS  CUNY Graduate Center  Doctor of Nursing Science  2011 
certificate  College of Mount Saint Vincent  Nursing Education, Post Masters Certificate  2007 
MS  Mercy College  Clinical Nurse Specialist  2005 
  Mercy College  Nursing  1986 
non-degree  Cochran School of Nursing  Registered Nurse- Diploma  1981 
Dr. Amicucci has been practicing as a Registered Nurse since 1981and became a Nurse Educator on a full-time basis in 2004. She has taught at both the associate degree and baccalaureate degree levels and maintains a part time clinical practice role. Dr. Amicucci has been certified as a Nurse Educator (CNE) since 2007. She has served as a Vice-President for Zeta Omega Chapter-at Large for the past 4 years, and is currently serving as President of the Graduate Center Nursing Doctorate Alumni Association (GCNDAA. Dr. Amicucci’s clinical nursing experience includes adult acute care/telemetry, public health and community nursing, school and camp nursing, and nursing administration. She participated in medical mission trips to the Dominican Republic in 2011 and 2012 to broaden her scope of community nursing to include environmental and global health issues. In 2014, she participated in a medical mission trip to Guatemala to further explore nursing needs in developing countries.

Areas of Expertise

Nursing Education
Medical Surgical Nursing
Community Health
Nursing Administration

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Bernadette Amicucci. "What nurse faculty have to say about clinical grading." Teaching and Learning in Nursing. 7 2012: 51-55.

Chapters in Field Of Expertise

M. Lunney, B. Amicucci contributing author. "Critical thinking to achieve positive health outcomes: Nursing case studies and analyses." Response to limitations associated with cardiac disease. 2nd. edition 2009: .

Reviews in Field Of Expertise

"NCLEX-RN Made Incredibly Easy 5th Edition" 2011: .


Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

" Research Brown Bag-Clinical Evaluation in the Health Professions " : York College-SHS.

" Clinical Nurse Faculty and the Lived Experience of Clinical Grading " June 2012: NLN/STTI Research in Nursing Education.

" Clinical Nurse Faculty and the Lived Experience of Clinical Grading (Poster) " November 2011: National Organization of Associate Degree Nursing.

" Qualitative Research Symposium " July 2011: , Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center-Nursing and Medical Staff, New York.

" Taking the Pain Out of Post Conference (Poster) " June 2011: Drexel University Nursing Institute, Atlantic City.

" Eastern Nursing Research Society " March 2011: Nurse educators and Researchers, Philadelphia.

" Coming of age with computerized documentation (Poster) " January 2009: Mosby’s Faculty Conference, Orlando, Florida.

" Coming of age with computerized documentation (Poster) " March 2008: Nursing 2008 Symposium, Las Vegas, Nevada-Clinical Nursing Professionals.

" Utilization of a self-confidence tool to tailor a senior level clinical nursing course (Poster) " September 2007: NLN Education Summit, Phoenix, Arizona.

" Self-injury: Information for teens " June 2007: White Plains New York Community Center.

" Self-injurious behavior: Information for nurses " May 2005: White Plains School District Nurses.

" Seizures in the school setting " June 2004: Epilepsy Society Presentation-School Nurses Westchester & Putnam Counties.


NewYork Community Bank, Expansion of Community Nursing Tele-health and lab for Nursing Students at Queensborough Community College. April 2011: $10,000.00.

Verizon Corporation, A Program to Support Tele-health Capacity for Nursing Students at Queensborough Community College. January 2011: $10,000.00.

Offices Held In Professional Societies

President, Graduate Center Nursing Doctorate Alumni Association: 2012-present.

Research Committee Member, NLN-New York: 2014-present.

Vice President Zeta Omega Chapter STTI: 2009-2013.

Charter Member ANA New York: 2013-present.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

Remote Medical Area Medical Volunteer-Tennessee: July 2014.

Guatemala Medical Mission Trip Participant: February 2014.

Chair of Research Committee, Zeta Omega Chapter STTI: 2013-present.

Foundation for Peace, Medical Mission Co-coordinator and Volunteer in the Dominican Republic: January 2011 and January 2012.

BLS Instructor-American Heart Association: Active since 2004.

Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) issued through National League for Nursing: 2005-present.

Nationally Certified School Nurse (NCSN): 2000-present.

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Amicucci, Bernadette

Amicucci, Bernadette
Associate Professor