Our Faculty

Lin Drury


College of Health Professions

Undergraduate Nursing

  • @New York City
    163 William Street 514
  • @Pleasantville
    Lienhard Hall 320


PhD , Rush University , Chicago, IL , 1995
Community Health Nursing

MS , St. Xavier University , Chicago, IL , 1980
Community Mental Health Nursing

MS , Indiana State University , Terre Haute, IN , 1975
Vocational-Technical Education

BS , Purdue University , West Lafayette, IN , 1972

AS , Vincennes University , Vincennes, IN , 1970

Awards and Honors

    2004 - Nominated: National Rosalynn Carter Caregiving Award 2002 - Nominated: Spirit of DePaul Award. 2001 - Nominated: Excellence in Public Service Award, DePaul University Public Service Council. 2000 - Nominated: Excellence in Teaching Award, DePaul University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (Four Years Running) 1991 - United States Public Health Service (USPHS) Nurse Traineeship, Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago IL, Individual Grant. 1990 - Faculty Excellence Award, Northwestern University Center for Nursing. 1986 - Faculty Excellence Award, Northwestern University Center for Nursing. 1986 - Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Rush University.
  • Purdue University, 1970 - President's Academic Award


  • Department of Professional Regulation, - Certified Nurse Practitioner
  • Department of Professional Regulation, - Licensed Advanced Practice Nurse
  • New York, - Registered Nurse


Drury, L. & Bernstein, K. Community based services. D. Nickitas (Eds.), Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals. Boston, MA, US: Jones & Bartlett.

Drury, L. Working it out: Consultation, counseling, and health teaching. M. Truglio-Londrigan & S. B. Lewenson (Eds.), Public Health Nursing: Practicing Population-based Care. Boston, MA, US: Jones & Bartlett. , pages 277-294.


Feldman, H. R., Singleton, J., Ferrara, L. R. & Drury, L. Appreciative Inquiry Webinar for AACN Deans & Directors. Same as conference name. LSN, www

Drury, L. LSN Scholarly Colloquim. A Research Trajectory. LSN-ALPS, NYC & Pleasantville

Ferrara, L. R., Drury, L., Kaufman, S. & DeMarco, J. Pace Faculty Institute. Unlearning Assessment. Pace University, Pleasantville Campus

Ferrara, L. R., Drury, L., DeMarco, J., Kaufman, S. & Cockell, J. Pace Management Forum. Appreciative Inquiry in Higher Education. Pace University, Graduate Center, White Plains

Ferrara, L. R., Drury, L., Kaufman, S. & DeMarco, J. Second Annual Assessment Institute. Appreciative inquiry: An innovative initiative for continuous improvement in nursing education. Assessment Network of New York, Rochester Institute of Technology

Wexler, S., Drury, L., Coppola, J. & Wang, V. (2016, March 23). ASA Aging in America 2016 Conference. Reducing Hospital Length of Stay and Readmission Through Staffing Model and Technology Intervention. American Society for Aging, Washington DC

Wexler, S. & Drury, L. (2015, December 1). First Annual Nursing Research Day. Getting Started on an EBP Project. Jamaica Hospital, Jamaica, New York

Wexler, S. & Drury, L. (2015, December 1). First Annual Nursing Research Day. Quality Improvement, Nursing Research and EBP: What's the Difference and Why do I care?. Jamaica Hospital, Jamaica, New York

Drury, L., Gaines, J. M., Mastel-Smith, B., Vickery-Gray, P. & Wexler, S. (2015, October 3). National Gerontological Nurses Association Annual Convention. Designing, Implementing, and Reporting Research in Nursing, Health, and Healthcare. NGNA, Indianapolis, IN

Coppola, J., Drury, L., Wexler, S. & Wang, V. (2015, March 26). Aging in America Conference . How Virtual Avatars Provide Psychosocial Support and Improve Chronic Disease and Dementia Self-management. American Society on Aging, Chicago, IL

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