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Jorgia Connor, PhD, RN

Title/s:  Associate Professor;
Assistant Dean of the BSN Program

Specialty Area: Health disparities, community health, older adult health

Office #:  Lake Shore Campus, BVM Room 911

Phone: 773.508.2897

Email:

CV Link: 2021 Jorgia Connor CV

About

Jorgia Connor, PhD, RN is a tenured Associate Professor and the Assistant Dean of the BSN Program. Dr. Connor teaches a variety of courses including Community Health Nursing, Concepts in Professional Nursing,  Nursing Research, and Concepts in Older Adult Health.

Research Interests

The overarching focus of Dr. Connor's program of research and scholarly endeavors is health promotion and disease/illness/injury prevention in underserved and vulnerable populations (e.g. immigrants, ethnically diverse populations, the elderly).  She teaches a variety of courses including Community Health Nursing, Concepts in Professional Nursing, Nursing Research, and Concepts in Older Adult Health. In teaching any of these courses, she strives to prepare students to be patient-centered, holistic, and ethical caregivers and leaders.

Selected Publications

Link to select publications