College Directory

Edwidge J. Thomas,

Clinical Assistant Professor
Director, Clinical Practice Affairs
433 First Ave Room 419
New York, NY 10010
DNP, 2005, Columbia University
MS, 1993, Columbia University
BS, 1985, Rutgers University
BA, 1982, Rutgers University
Professional Overview 
Dr. Thomas has an extensive experience in management of acute and chronic diseases, and excellent track record in strategic planning with comprehensive knowledge of practice building and management, organizational development, team building, and program implementation. Founding member and lead practitioner for first nationally known independent Nurse Practitioner practice serving commercially insured and obtained and maintained hospital admitting privileges at New York Presbyterian Hospital. She currently leads the practice initiatives at New York University College of Nursing, including nurse-managed primary care practice for adults and a mobile health van serving high school students in New York City boroughs. Dr. Thomas’s academic achievements include Doctorate of Nursing Practice, Masters of Science in Nursing, and teaching responsibilities in the graduate programs at Columbia University School of Nursing. Presently completing a Cornell Weill Medical College research fellowship in Clinical Epidemiology Health Disparities Tract.
RN, New York
NP, New York
Drug Enforcement Agency
Professional Membership 
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Clinical Practice / Clinical Interests 


Thomas, E.J. (2006). Assessing diabetes risk: Danger in the family tree. Advance for Nurse Practitioners, 14, 55-56.
Thomas, E.J. (2005). Uninformed consent. Online Journal of Health Ethics, 2, 2.
Mundinger, M.O., Thomas, E., Smolowitz, J., & Honig, J. (2004). Essential health care: Affordable for all?. Nursing Economics, 22, 239-244.