Kelly, Martha

Associate Professor
Lienhard School of Nursing
Pace University
861 Bedford Road,
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Phone: (914)-773-3555 
Fax: (914)-773-3345


Education: Professor Kelly holds the following degrees: EdD (Education Administration/ Adult Education) from Florida Atlantic University, FL; MS (Medical Surgical Nursing/ Nursing Education) from Russell Sage College, NY; BS (Nursing) from Mount Saint Mary College, NY; Diploma from Albany Medical Center School of Nursing, NY. 
Areas of Expertise: Nursing Education, Nursing Informatics, Nursing Administration and Patient Education.
She is currently teaching Matrices of Nursing Practice, Analysis of Concepts in Primary Health Care, Concepts of Primary Health Care, Educating the Educator, and Concepts Behind the Practice of Teaching.  Previous clinical experience is with ICU and medical surgical nursing as well as nursing administration.  
Current Areas of Research:  Application of technology for education and practice.

Professional Experience: Professor Kelly joined Pace University in 2000 as Assistant Professor. From 2000 to 2004 she was also Chair for the Department of Undergraduate Studies. From 2004 to 2008 she was an Assistant Professor for the Department of Graduate Studies in the Collaborative Nursing Informatics Program at Pace University. Currently Professor Kelly teaches in the Graduate Nursing Education Program. She has held positions at the National League for Nursing, as an Assistant Director of Nursing, as a Coordinator for Patient Education and as a Clinical Manager of Nursing Informatics.  She has previously taught in Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing Programs in Nursing. Professor Kelly developed her clinical nursing career as a Medical Surgical and Intensive Care Staff Nurse, prior to her experiences in Nursing Education and Nursing Administration.  Professional memberships include Sigma Theta Tau International and the National League for Nursing. 

List of Recent Publications:

Kelly, M., Lewenson, S.B. & Longdrigan, M. (2010). In Applying Technology in Public Health Nursing. Londrigan, M. and Lewenson, S.B. (Eds). Boston, MA,: Jones and Bartlett.
Kelly, M. & Lewenson, S. (2009). Making time. Journal of Professional Nursing. Accepted for publication. Publication  Date:  Pending (Spring 2010).
Kelly, M. (2008). The nurse and technology. In A. Vallano (Ed.), Your career in nursing, (5th ed.). New York, NY: Kaplan.
Kelly, M. (2005). An Innovative Approach to Educating Nurse Informaticians. Journal of the New York State Nurses Association. Spring/Summer 2006.
Kelly, M (2001) Book Review: Beyond Managed Care. Published in Nursing Leadership Forum.
Sattler, B., & Kelly, M. (2000). Faculty Development in Environmental Health. Nursing and Health Care Perspectives, 21 (3), 110.