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Master of Science Program in Advanced Practice Nursing: Adult Primary Care

Program Highlights

  • Innovative academic and clinical preparation in primary care of adult and older adult clients in various outpatient and community settings
  • Focus on collaborative interprofessional care models essential for the delivery of primary care to diverse populations
  • Focus on the care of vulnerable populations and reduction of health disparities
  • Direct contact with expert primary care faculty
  • NYU Faculty Practice initiatives provide mentoring opportunities for students in faculty clinical practice sites implementing pioneering nurse practitioner roles
  • Eligibility to sit for the ANCC or AANP Adult NP Certification Exam

 

Program Requirements: 51 credits, 875 clinical hours

Courses
Nursing Core ( 9 credits)
NURSE-GN 2005     Intro Statistics for the Health Professions (3) Fall, Spring, Summer
NURSE-GN 2303     Research in Nursing (3) Fall, Spring, Summer
NURSE-GN 2041     Nursing Issues and Trends Within the Health Care Delivery (3) Fall, Spring
NURSE-GN 2011     Population Focused Care (3) Fall, Spring
Advanced Practice Core (15 credits)
NURSE-GN 2020     Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan I (3) Fall
NURSE-GN 2022     Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan II (3) Spring
NURSE-GN 2012     Advanced Physical Assessment Across the Lifespan (3) Fall, Spring
NURSE-GN 2021     Clinical Pharmacotherapeutics Across the Lifespan (3) Fall, Spring
NURSE-GN 2013     Contemporary Clinical Practice: Advanced Practice Roles (3) Spring, Summer
Population Component - Primary Care (24 credits)
NURSE-GN 2036     Nursing Strategies: Health Promotion Across the Adult Life Span (3) Fall
NURSE-GN 2037     Common Health Problems Across the Adult Lifespan (3) Spring, Summer
NURSE-GN 2030     Geriatric Syndromes & Seminar (3) Summer
NURSE-GN 2060     Mental Health Across the Lifespan of Adults and Older Adults (3) Fall
NURSE-GN 2025     APN: Adult-Geriatric Primary Care II (3) Fall
NURSE-GN 2017     APN: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Practicum II (3) Fall
NURSE-GN 2018     APN: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care III (3) Spring
NURSE-GN 2019     APN: Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Practicum III (3) Spring
Program Coordinator
DNSc, ANP-C, GNP-BC, CDE, C, BSM, FAANP
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Clinical Associate Professor
; Coordinator, Geriatric & Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner Program
; Nurse Practitioner, NYU College of Nursing Faculty Practice
; Senior Clinical Faculty Associate, Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing
; Project Director, ElderCare Program

Adult NP-C, Gerontology NP-BC, Certified Diabetes Educator, Certified in Behavioral Sleep Medicine by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Faculty
DNSc, ANP-C, GNP-BC, CDE, C, BSM, FAANP
,
Clinical Associate Professor, Coordinator, Geriatric & Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner Program, Nurse Practitioner, NYU College of Nursing Faculty Practice, Senior Clinical Faculty Associate, Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing, Project Director, ElderCare Program,
MSN, FNP-BC
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Clinical Instructor, Coordinator, Adult Primary Care Master's and Post-Master's Programs,
DNP, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, ACHPN
,
Clinical Assistant Professor, Coordinator, Palliative Care Master's Specialty Program,
PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, DPNAP
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Clinical Associate Professor,
MS, RNC-NIC, HNP, AHN-BC, GNP-BC, FNP-BC
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Clinical Instructor, Coordinator, Adult Nurse Practitioner/Holistic Nurse Practitioner Program,
Practicum Opportunities 
  • Select private practice offices or primary care practice sites supportive of the Adult Primary Care Nurse Practitioner role
  • Premier teaching hospital centers, clinics and primary care practices (e.g., Mt. Sinai Medical Center (MSMC), NYU Langone Medical Center (NYULMC), Maimonides Medical Center, Montefiore Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Health System (NYPHS), NYU College of Nursing Faculty Practice)
  • Placements are made in collaboration with faculty
  • Placement possibilities are available throughout the tri-state area
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