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Francesca Ezeokonkwo, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor


  • PhD, (Transcultural Nursing): Duquesne University
  • MS, (Nursing Education): Benedictine University
  • BS, (Nursing): The Catholic University of America
  • AS, (Pre-Pharmacy): Lincoln Land Community College


  • Adult step-down care unit
  • Parish/Community health Nursing
  • Quantitative and qualitative Research

Professional Interests:

  • Care of Older Adults
  • Spirituality in Nursing
  • Nursing Across Cultures
  • Loneliness and Well-being
  • Health Disparity and Equity
  • Social Justice for Vulnerable Populations