Advisory Committee

Members
Sue Ellen Alderman
Clinical Assistant Professor, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
David Dinehart, PhD, MSCE, BSCE
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, Villanova University (sabbatical)
Daniel L. Griffin, BS
Senior Regional Representative for East and Southern Africa, Catholic Relief Services
Robert Helterbran
Associate Director, Executive MBA Program, Villanova University School of Business
Shelley Hickey, MSN, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Mwayabo Jean Claude Kazadi, MD
Senior Technical Advisor for HIV Care and Treatment, Catholic Relief Services
Hezekiah Lewis, MFA (Interim Chairperson)
Assistant Professor, Department of Communications, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Villanova University
Linda Maldonado, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Bette Mariani, PhD, RN, ANEF
Assiociate Professor, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Ruth McDermott-Levy, PhD, MPH, RN
Associate Professor and Director, Center for Global and Public Health, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University  
Tracy L. Oliver, PhD, RRDN, LDN
Associate Professor, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Chinwe Onyekere, MPH
Assiociate Administrator, Lankenau Medical Center and System Administrator for Graduate Medical Education for Main Line Health
Elizabeth Petite de Mange, PhD, MSN, NP-C, RN
Associate Professor, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Michelle R. Pistone, J.D.
Director of Clinic for Asylum, Refugee and Emigrant Services (CARES) & Professor of Law, Charles Widger School of Law, Villanova University
Nancy Sharts-Hopko, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, CNE
Professor and Interim Director, Center for Global and Public Health, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Rebecca Shenkman, MPH, RDN, LDN
Director, MacDonald Center for Obesity Prevention and Education, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Kaitlyn Singlemann, RN, CRNP, BSN
DNurse Practitioner at University of Maryland Medical Center
Virgina Smith
Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, Villanova University
Jennifer Yost, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University
Ex officio
Donna S. Havens, PhD, RN, FAAN
Connelly Endowed Dean and Professor of Nursing, M. Louise Fitzpatrick 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 Fitzpatrick College of Nursing Mission

Center Contact

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

610.519.5902
frances.keen@villanova.edu