Our Faculty

Winifred Connerton

Associate Professor

College of Health Professions

Graduate Nursing

Location
  • @New York City

Education


Postdoctoral Fellowship , University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy research and the Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing , 2012
Research: Nursing History

PhD , University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing , 2010
Research: Nursing History

Certificate of Midwifery , University of California, San Diego , San Francisco, CA , 1998
Midwifery

MSN , University of California, San Francisco , San Francisco, CA , 1998
Nursing

BSN , Columbia University , New York, New York , 1994
Nursing

BA , Mount Holyoke College , South Hadley, MA , 1992
Women's Studies

Awards and Honors

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 2010 - Marion R. Gregory Award
  • 2010 - Teresa E. Christy Award Awarded by the American Association of the History of Nursing for excellence of historical research and writing done while the researcher was a doctoral student

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES

  • - American College of Nurse Midwives Certificate
  • - New York CNM
  • - New York RN

Publications


Connerton, W. C. Have Cap, Will Travel; U.S. Nurses Abroad 1898-1917.

Connerton, W. C. (2018). Nursing and the 'New Style of Life': Trained Nursing in the Spanish Speaking Caribbean 1898-1961. Vol 26 , pages 111-115.

Connerton, W. C. (2016). Active Bodies; A History of Women's Physical Education in Twentieth-Century America, bu Martha H. Verbrugge. Vol 24 , pages 155-157.

Connerton, W. C. (2016). Nursing Civil Rights: Gender and Race in the Army Nurse Corps by Charissa Threat. Vol 90 (Issue 2) , pages 347-348.

Connerton, W. C. (2015). Abnormal Uterine Bleeding and Menstrual Disorders. . K. Singleton, R. V. DiGregorio, C. Green-Hernandez, S. P. Holzemer, E. S. Faber, & L. R. Ferrara (Eds.), Primary Care; An Interprofessional Perspective. New York, NY: Springer Publishing. (Issue 2nd Edition) , pages 960-972.

Connerton, W. C. (2015). Sexually Transmitted Infections. . K. Singleton, R. V. DiGregorio, C. Green-Hernandez, S. P. Holzemer, E. S. Faber, & L. R. Ferrara (Eds.), Primary Carel An Interprofessional Perspective. New York, NY: Springer Publishing. (Issue 2nd Edition) , pages 908-931.

Connerton, W. C. (2015). Working Toward Health, Christianity and Democracy; American Colonial and Missionary Nurses in Puerto Rico 1900-1930. Helen Sweet and Susan Hawkins (Eds.), Colonial Caring: A History of Colonial and Post-Colonial Nursing. Manchester, UK: Manchester University Press. , pages 126-144.

PRESENTATIONS


Connerton, W. C. (2017, May 1). Morristown Hospital Nurses' Week Celebration. 125 Years of Nursing History: Lessons from the Past Informing Our Future. Morristown Hospital, Morristown, NJ

Connerton, W. C. (2017, April 8). Latino Nurses' Symposium. Imperial Roots of professional nursing in Puerto Rico. Latino Nurses' Network, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Connerton, W. C. (2017, March 30). Lunch and Learn Seminar. Nursing and the 'new style of life' – Trained Nursing in the Spanish-Speaking Caribbean. Lillian Carter Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Connerton, W. C. (2016, September). American Association for the History of Nursing Annual Meeting. Finding the Philippine Hospital Ship – A long trek through the archives. American Association for the History of Nursing , Chicago, IL

Connerton, W. C. (2015, September). American Association for the History of Nursing Annual Meeting. “Negotiating for nursing independence; The stories of two nurses navigating the power dynamics of colonial health care”. American Association for the History of Nursing , Dublin, Ireland

Connerton, W. C. (2015, May). American Association for the History of Medicine Annual Meeting. “Nationalist messages in government and missionary nursing education – Puerto Rico, 1900-1917” part of Panel Presentation “Conflict and Control: U.S. Trained Nursing in the Caribbean 1898-1960”. American Association for the History of Medicine , New Haven, CT

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Connerton, W. C. How American nurses' work in the U.S. occupied territories supported and advanced American imperial efforts from 1898-1917.
Mount Holyoke College Alumni Association Mary Woolley Fellowship $7,500.00 . Funded,

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Association of the History of Medicine 2009
  • American Association of the History of Nursing 2005
  • American College of Nurse Midwives 1996
  • American Nurses Association , April 2013
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society 2010
  • Association of Caribbean Historians 2010
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Xi Chapter 2008
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