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Toby Haghenbeck-Nunnink

Assistant Professor

College of Health Professions

Undergraduate Nursing

  • @Pleasantville
    Lienhard Hall 308


I have been a Registered Nurse, Critical Care Instructor, Clinical Nurse Specialist and Family Nurse Practitioner. I am currently Assistant Professor and Program Director for the RN4 program at Lienhard School of Nursing


Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies , Pace University Lienhard School of Nursing , Pleasantville, NY , 2004

PhD , Adelphi University , Garden CIty, Long Island, NY , 2002

MS , Pace University Lienhard School of Nursing , 1985

BS , Pace University Lienhard School of Nursing , 1980

RN , Kingston Hospital School of Nursing , 1967

Awards and Honors

  • Lienhard School of Nursing, May 2016 - Reader at Recognition Ceremony
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, November 2015 - Honoree, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Annual Light the Night Walk
  • White Plains Hospital Cancer Center, June 2015 - Honoree at the “Survivor Day” celebration sponsored by White Plains Hospital Cancer Center, at Crowne Plaza in White Plains
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, June 2015 - Honoree for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • Pace University, May 2015 - Grand Marshal for Commencement
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, May 2015 - Honoree, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Green Team Kick Off, National Headquarters
  • Pace University, May 2015 - Selected by senior students to pin them at recognition ceremony for the Lienhard School of Nursing
  • September 2011 - Who's Who in American Nursing 2009 - Reader at Westchester Undergraduate Graduation Ceremony
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses, 2009 - Recognition of 30 years of CCRN designation
  • 2009 - Who's Who in American Nursing
  • NCLEX-RN Team, Pace University, 2004 - University Award for Distinguished Service
  • New York State Nurses Association, 2002 - Blue Ribbon Award for Best Research Poster Presentation
  • 2002 - Who's Who in American Nursing: nominated by students
  • American Heart Association, 1999 - Lifetime Achievement Award
  • American Heart Association, 1998 - Life Saver Award
  • Greater New York Region I, NYSNA, 1995 - Nurse of Distinction Award
  • Montefiore Medical Center, 1995 - Nurse of Distinction Award
  • American Heart Association , 1994 - Westchester/Putnam Region Basic Life Support Award
  • Montrefiore Medical Center Moses Division, 1993 - Nominated Nurse of Distinction
  • American Heart Association , 1993 - Professional Education Award
  • New Rochelle Hospital Medical Center, 1990 - Cerfiticate of Excellence, Nursing Education
  • American Heart Association , 1990 - NYS Affiliate Bridgit St. Leger Award for Programming Excellence
  • American Heart Association , 1990 - Program Award
  • 1988 - Who's Who in American Nursing
  • American Heart Association Westchester/Putnam, 1987 - Nursing Education Award
  • Pace University, 1985 - Clinical Excellence Award


  • ANCC, - Certification as Family Nurse Practitioner since 2004
  • NYS Education Department, - FNP Certification
  • NYS Education Department, - RN License
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses, - Certification as Critical Care Nurse 1979-2014
  • ANCC, - Certification in Staff Development and Continuing Education 1992-2013


Epstein, C. D. & Haghenbeck-Nunnink, K. A. (2014, May 08). Bedside assessment of tissue oxygen saturation (StO2) monitoring in critically ill adults: An integrative review of the literature.. Critical Care Research and Practice. Vol vol. 2014, Article ID 709683, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/709683. (Issue Article ID 709683, 19 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/709683. ) , pages 19. http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ccrp/contents/


Haghenbeck-Nunnink, K. A. National Teaching Institute. American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Orlando, Fla


Critical Care Nurses experience when Technology malfunctions; Women and Heart Disease; Transitioning Cancer Patients from Oncologist to Primary Medical Care

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts


  • American Nurses Association-NYS [member] 2012
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society [member] 2009
  • American College of Nurse Practitioners [member] 2004
  • Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State [member] 2003
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Omega Chapter [Vice President: Pace] 1980
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses: National [Liason to Pace University] 1976


  • CHP leadership team [Attendee, Meeting]
  • Executive Committee LSN [Other]
    Desc: Directed the activities of the Undergraduate RN4 program in absence of a Chairperson


  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society [Guest Speaker]
    Desc: I was the Honoree for the LIght the Night Fund Raising Walk on November 7, 2015.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: There were over 1,00 people attending the Light the Night Walk and it was an honor to be chosen to speak to them about my experience.
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