Alexandre, Margarett

Alexandre, Margarett

Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor

Phone: 718-262-2857
Office Location: SC-110F

Office Hours  
Mondays-Office Hours  11:00 AM-12:00PM 
Wednesdays-Office Hours  11:00 AM-12:00 PM 
Tuesdays -Advisement  11:00AM- 12:00PM 
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Degree Institution Field Dates
PhDc  Graduate Center  Nursing  In Progress:Dissertation Proposal Defended/Course work Completed 
certificate  Adelphi University  Gerontological Nursing  1993 
MS  Adelphi University  Nursing Administration/Minor in Education  1990 
BS  Adelphi University  Nursing  1982 
Margarett Alexandre holds a Master’s Degree from Adelphi University in Nursing Administration with a minor in Education. Areas of expertise includes Medical/Surgical Nursing and Nursing Administration. Ms. Alexandre is a doctoral candidate at the CUNY Graduate Center. Her research interest involves disability in the post 2010 Haiti Earthquake. Her other interests includes: student mentoring and community initiatives both nationally and internationally. She also shares a great interest in transcultural nursing education, community engagement, service-learning, active learning strategies and health disparities. In the fall of 2012, she played a key role for the development of the first nursing elective and global nursing course, NUR 450-Assessment of Global Health Needs in an underserved community. She is also actively engaged in a collaborative project addressing the incidence of hypertension among college students throughout the metropolitan area.

Areas of Expertise

Medical/Surgical Nursing
Nursing Administration
Transcultural Nursing

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Bauman, S. & Alexandre, M.. "Graduate Nursing Education in Haiti: Lessons Taught and Learned." Nursing Science Quarterly. 29(4) September 2016: 328-333..

Alexandre, M. (2015).. "Global Nursing Relationships through Curriculum Development and Service Learning in Haiti. In Dominguez, N. & Gandert, Y. (Eds.) 8th Annual Mentoring Conference Proceedings:A Quest for Leadership Excellence & Innovation. Alburqueque, NM: University of New Mexico." . 2015: .

Alexandre, M. S.. "Engaging Millennial Nursing Students To Bring Theory Into Practice.." International Journal of Nursing Education. 6(1) January-June 2014: 189-194..

Alexandre, M & Wright, R. "Flipping the classroom for student engagement." International Journal of Nursing Care. 1;2 July-december 2013: 103-106.

Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

" "Filling the Teaching/Learning Gap" " October 28-29, 2016: New York League of Nursing & Zeta Omega-at Large Chapter (Sigma Theta Tau).

" "Transcultural Service Learning in Post-Earthquake Haiti: Lessons Learned, Opportunities and Future Plans" " October 15, 2016: Queens County Black Nurses Association Research Day.

" "Filling the Teaching/Learning Gap" " October 8, 2016: Sigma Theta Tau International St. Louis Regional Consortium.

" Curriculum Development and Service Learning in Post-Earthquake Haiti. " July 19-27, 2016: Sigma Theta Tau 27th International Research Congress, Cape Town, South Africa..

" Invited Speaker-Nursing Career " May 18, 2016: Fourteenth Annual Career Day: The Bilingual Center Community School District 17 P.S 189.

" Invited Speaker: “Professional Engagement: Research, Publication and Volunteerism” " June 15-17, 2016.: American Association Annual Leadership Convention: Long Island University.

" Keynote Speaker-“Reflections on faculty and students’ travel abroad and engaging in the global community”. " May 12, 2016: The Silvercrest Center Nursing Awards Ceremony.

" CUNY Experiential Learning Symposium: Breaking Boundaries- Faculty and Students’ Reflections of Study Abroad and Service Learning in Rural Haiti:With Senior Nursing Students: Pierre Andre Elmera and Solange Wilson " May 6, 2016: CUNY Guttman Community College.

" Global Nursing Relationships Through Curriculum Development and Service Learning in Haiti " October 20-23, 2015: University of New Mexico 8th Annual Mentoring Conference.

" York College Global Nursing: Curriculum and Service Learning in Haiti " April 24, 2015: University Faculty Senate Spring Conference The John Jay College.

" Curriculum Development and Service Learning to Bring Theory into Practice. CUNY Nursing Faculty Development Day. " March 20, 2015: Baruch College.

" Curriculum Development and Service Learning to Bring Theory into Practice-Poster Presentation " January 4-7, 2015: Lilly Conference:Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning, Austin, Texas.

" A Collaborative Telehealth Nursing Initiative: York College, Queensborough Community College & VNSNY. CUNY IT Conference " December 4-5, 2014.: The John Jay College of Criminal Justice/New York.

" Curriculum Development and Service Learning to Bring Theory into Practice-Poster Presentation " November 20, 2014: GLOBALCUNY CONFERENCE 2014 City College on New York.

" The Experiences of York College Nursing Students in Haiti: Theory to Practice and Collaboration. " October 18, 2014: Queens Black Nurses Association Annual Conference at York College..

" Incidence of Hypertension/High Blood Pressure Amongst College Students With Olayinka Oladipupo and Sadaf Ahmad " August 14, 2014: York College Summer Research Program.

" Improving Nursing Students Telehealth Nursing Knowledge and Proficiency Using Simulations: A cross-campus educational approach. In collaboration with L. Mathew " May 16, 2014: The Graduate Center.

" Bringing Theory to Practice-Haiti Experience-. In collaboration with R. Wright and C. McFarquhar " May 2, 2014: CUE Conference LaGuardia Community College.

" Telehealth Nursing: Educating Future Nurses in Technology to Deliver Care. In collaboration with L. Mathew " May 1, 2014: CETL.

" Flipping-Turning the Classroom Inside Out-Part 2. In collaboration with E. Davidson and L. Gonzalez " March 13, 2014: CETL.

" A Collaborative Telehealth Nursing Initiative: York College and Queensborough Community College. New York City Nursing Education Consortium in Technology(NYCNECT) Conference. In collaboration with L. Mathew, L. Hope, and M. Rosa " January 23, 2014: Hunter College.

" Haiti Through Our Eyes: The experience of York College Nursing Students. In collaboration with:I. Brown, N. Velasco and M. Mustafa " November 5-7, 2013: 25th. Annual Haitian Studies Association Conference. Port au Prince, Haiti.

" Haiti Through Our Eyes: The experience of York College Nursing Students. In collaboration with R. Wright, C. McFarquhar and York College Nursing Students " October 26, 2013: Queens Black Nurses Association Annual Research Day.

" Bringing Theory into Practice " June 25-27, 2013: International Conference on New Horizons in Education,Rome, Italy.

" Flipping the classrrom for student engagement " April 5, 2013: Adelphi University.

" Flipping the classrrom for student engagement " March 15, 2013: Farmingdale University.

" Social Justice. In collaboration with Dr. I. Hansen " March 14, 2013: To: Community Voices Middle School 356. At York College.

" Flipping-Turning the Classroom Inside Out-with Dr. E. Davidson and Dr. L. Gonzalez " November-2012: CETL.

" York College Outcomes Assessment Committee Day of Assessment: Matching Student Outcomes to the Evaluation Process. Poster Presentation with Dr. R. Wright " October 11, 2012: York College.

Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

Certificate of Appreciation-The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing & Health Innovation: Spring 2017.

Certificate of Appreciation-P.S. 189-The Bilingual Center: May18, 2016, May 10, 2017.

Certificate of Appreciation-Junior Science & Humanities Symposium: February 5, 2017.

Certificate of Participation-Presenter- EqualHealth Conference, P au Prince, Haiti: November 12, 2016.

Fellow-New York Academy of Medicine: July 12, 2016.

Caribbean American Healthcare Award: June 23, 2016.

Certificate of Appreciation-Haitian American Nurses Association of Greater New York: June 16, 2016.

Certificate of Appreciation-Junior Science and Humanities Symposium: February 7, 2016.

Certificate of Appreciation-Queens Black Nurses Association Annual Research Conference: October 2014: October 2014.

Certificate of Recognition-Director's Award. 5th Annual Undergraduate Research Day: April 2014.

Certificate of Appreciation-Judge-Junior Scientist High School Symposium at York College: February/March 2014.

Certificate of Completion-NYC Nursing Education Consortium in Technology-Faculty Transformer Professional Development Program: 2013-2014.

Literacy Award from the Haitian American United for Change, Inc.: May 2011.

Certificate of Special Recognition fron Congressman Steve Isreal: May 2011.

Certificate of Distinguished Achievement from Legislator DuWayne Gregory: May 2011.

Proclamation for Service to the Community from Senator Lee M. Zeldin: May 2011.

Proclamation for Dedication and Accomplishments in working with the Haitian Community: May 2011.

New York State Assembly Citation from Assemblyman Robert Sweeny -for Exemplary Service to the Community and Personal Achievement: May 2011.


CUNY-Graduate Center, Dissertation Fellowship Award. Spring 2017: $1,500.00.

Office of Academic Affairs Request for Proposals 2016-2017, Global Service Learning: Community Nursing in Barbados-Submitted with Heather Gibson. Fall 2016: $30,000.00 (Not funded).

CUNY Workforce Development Initiative (WDI) Proposal 2016-2017, Improving Student Outcomes with Simulation-(Submitted with Fern Baudo). Spring 2016: $30,000.00 (Not funded).

Professional Staff Congress CUNY - 46 Research Award, A Pilot Project: Social Work and Nursing Simulating Health Disparities Prevention in African American Aging Adults.. 2015 - 2016:(Co-Principal Investigator with Dr. Selena Rodgers, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work).: $3,500. 00.

The Office of Academic Affairs/Office of the University Dean of Health and Human Services, Visiting Professor-The Public Regional University in Gonaives, Haiti. January and June 2015: $10,100.00.

The Office of Academic Affairs/Office of the University Dean for Health and Human Services, Implementation of a multifaceted plan targeted on managing sanitation-related diseases in an underserved community. Summer 2014: $18,00.00.

The Office of Academic Affairs/Office of the University Dean of Health and Human Services, Service Learning Project with Haiti Kennedy Fellows. Summer 2014: $5,000.00.

The Office of Academic Affairs Office of the University Dean for Health and Human Services, Bridging Theory to Practice. In collaboration with R. Wright. Summer 2013: $26,000.00.

Offices Held In Professional Societies

Member-Sigma Theta Tau International Mentoring Task Force: December 2016-present.

Member-American Society of Registered Nurses: 2013-Present.

Member-Graduate Nursing Student Academy: 2013-Present.

Member- Sigma Theta Tau International: 1990-Present.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

Invited Speaker-Mission Grandbois Fundraiser-Round Hill Community Church: June 10, 2017.

Member-Advisory Council-Worldwide Community First Responder, Inc.: 2017-2019.

Reviewer-Journal of Transcultural Nursing: May 2017-Present.

Reviewer-UNM Mentoring Conference: Spring 2016.

Invited Presenter-Haitian American Nurses Association Leadership Conference: June 15, 2016.

Invited Speaker-New York City Department of Education Community School District 17-P.S. 189-The Bilingual Center-14th Annual Career Day: May 18, 2016, May 10, 2017.

Invited Key Note Speaker-Silvercrest Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation –Nursing Awards Ceremony: May 12, 2016.

Moderator-CUNY-Haitian Studies Institute Conference at Brooklyn College: April 28-29, 2016.

Invited Speaker: Association of Black Women in Higher Education New York Chapter “Getting it Write.”: Baruch College, April 11, 2016.

Lead Organizer-Healthcare/Medical Missions to Haiti: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.

Film Commentator-Fatal Assistance By Raoul Peck- Haitian Studies Institute-Haiti: 100 years after the US Occupation (1915-2015): November 4, 2015.

Invited Speaker-Gingerbites Mission Grandbois Fundraiser: Fall 2013, 2014.

Invited Speaker-Bethpage High School French Club: Fall 2012, 2013.

Invited Speaker- Mission Grandbois Clean Water Program-Round Hill Community Church and Alliance Franaise of Greenwich: September 8, 2012.

Invited Speaker-Community Empowerment Seminars in Boston, Miami, New York and Pennyslvania: 2011/2012.

Invited Speaker-Health Prevention Program-Haitian American United for Change Organization: Fall 2011.