Director of Community Partnerships, Director SHU ERC, Associate Professor
Dr. Strong received her Ed.D. in Nursing Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, an MSN in Community Health Nursing from the Catholic University of America, and a BSN from the University of Bridgeport. Dr. Strong's areas of expertise and scholarly research include community health nursing, geriatrics, and emergency preparedness. She is the nursing coordinator at Sacred Heart University's Health and Wellness Center, providing outreach care for an underserved, multicultural population. Her past positions includes posts as a lecturer at the University of Massachusetts and as an assistant professor at Montana State University.
City/State: Stratford, CT
Association of Community Health Nursing Educators: Disaster Preparedness White Paper for Community/Public Health Nursing Educators (with Sandra W. Kuntz, Pamela Frable, and Kristine Qureshi), Nursing Faculty Publications (2008)
Interdisciplinary Education in Emergency Preparedness: Assuring the Safety of Aging Populations (with Dori Taylor Sullivan), Nursing Faculty Publications (2007)
Aging with Grace - Envejecinedo con gracia (with Donna M. Bowers, Mary-Ellen Johnson, N. Alaimo, A. Clinton-Briley, and L. Colon), Occupational Therapy Faculty Publications (2005)
Linda Strong Appointed President of Connecticut Association of Public Health Nurses, Sacred Heart University News Story (2013)
Organizations Honor Nursing Professor Linda Strong, Sacred Heart University News Story (2012)
Strong, L.L. & Simmons, D.S. (2012) Weaving the fabric of nursing: Caring, diversity, ethics, social policy and Humanities. Proceedings In 23rd International Networking for Healthcare Education Conference, Robinson College, University of Cambridge, UK. Available at http://www.jillrogersassociates.co.uk/net2012abstractsandcorepapers.html
Strong, L.L. & Simmons, D.S. (2011). Developing the Humanness of the Art of Nursing: Using technologic tools to support Distance Learning Curricula. Proceedings In (N. Callaos, M.Savoie, Siddique, M. & C.DS. Zinn (eds.) International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Applications and International Conference on Design and Modeling in Science, Education, and Technology.
Pavone, S., & Strong, L.L. (2007). Reflections on the Storm. Reflections, 13(3)
Strong, L.L., Bowers, D.M., Johnson, M.E., Alaimo, N., Colon, L. & Clinton-Briley, A.L. (2005). Aging with Grace: Envejeciendo con Gracia. Puerto Rican Health Sciences Journal (March).
Emery, M.J., Strong, L.L., Bowers, B.M., Johnson, M.E. (2005). The Establishment of Multicultural and Interdisciplinary Wellness Center through University Community Partnerships. Puerto Rican Health Sciences Journal (March).
Fein, B.D. & Strong, L.L. (2004). Cardiovascular Risk: Prevalence and Implications of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Inner City Latino Adults. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal, 14(4):40.