Advisory Committee

Christopher Kilby, PhD
Assistant Professor, Economics and Statistics, School of Business, Villanova University
Sarvesh Kulkarni, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, Villanova University
Ruth McDermott-Levy, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, Villanova University
Karen McKenna, MSN, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, Villanova University
Stanton Miller, MD, MPH
Director, Center for Public Health Research and Educational Programs in Public Health, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, and Assistant Professor, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research and Jefferson School of Population Health
Michelle Pistone, JD, LLM
Professor of Law and Director, Clinic for Asylum, Refugee and Emigrant Services (CARES), School of Law, Villanova University
Maria Toyoda, PhD
Associate Professor and Chairperson, Department of Political Science, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Villanova University
Ex officio
M. Louise Fitzpatrick, EdD, RN, FAAN
Connelly Endowed Dean and Professor of Nursing, College of Nursing, Villanova University

College Mission

As a social service to the community, nursing responds to the needs of the sick, poor and disabled, and promotes wellness as the pre-eminent goal of nursing care.

-from the College of Nursing Mission

Center Contact

M. Frances Keen, DNSc, RN
Interim Director, Center for Global and Public Health and Associate Professor, College of Nursing, Villanova University