Keville Frederickson

Keville Frederickson

College of Health Professions
Graduate Nursing


Personal Quote

The development of nursing knowledge through research is the role of the PhD graduate.

Awards and Honors

  • Capra Care, NYC and Les Cayes Haiti, 2013, Honoree for Exceptional Contributions
  • PhD Program, CUNY, 2013, Honoree for the Keville Frederickson Scholarship
  • ENRS, 2013, Sustained Influential Member of Eastern Nursing Research Society
  • Roy Adaptation Association, 2011, Mentoring Excellence
  • New York State Nurses Association, 2005, Distinguished Nurse Researcher Award
  • Hispanic Educational Telecommunications Systems, 2004, Faculty Leadership in Collaborative Initiatives
  • , Columbia University, Teachers College Nursing Alumni, 2004, R Louise McManus Award, Lifetime Achievement
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Zeta Chapter, 1994, Distinguished Researcher
  • Columbia University Alumni Federation, 1994, President
  • Columbia University Alumni Federation, 1993, V.P
  • Columbia University, School of Nursing, 1992, Centennial Award
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society, 1992, Chair, Awards Committee
  • National Academy of Practice, 1992, Distinguished Practitioner
  • Columbia University, 1992, Medal for Conspicuous Service
  • American Academy of Nurses, 1991, Fellow
  • Pace University, 1991, Outstanding Clinical Nurse Researcher Award
  • Columbia University Alumni Federation, 1991, Secretary
  • 1990,
  • Columbia University Presbyterian Hospital, Alumni, 1989, Distinguished Alumnus Award
  • Nursing Alumnae Association, Columbia University, 1989, President
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society, 1989, President, President elect
  • American Nurses Association, 1985, Certificate of Service
  • American Journal of Nursing, 1984, Media Judge
  • Board of Trustee Alumni Member Nominating Committee, Columbia University, 1984, Nominating Committee
  • American Nurses Association, 1983, Certificate of Service
  • Stewart Conference on Research, Teachers College, Columbia University, 1981, Chairperson
  • National Rural Hospital Program of Extended Care Services, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation co sponsored with the American Hospital Association, 1981, Nurse Advisor
  • Nursing Education Alumni Association, Teachers College, Columbia University, 1980, Nominating Committee
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Upsilon, 1980, Nominating Committee
  • Phi Delta Kappa, National Educational Honor Society, 1980,
  • Eastern Regional Accrediting Committee, American Nurses' Association, 1980, Site visitor
  • Research Council, New York State Nurses Association, Council on Nursing, 1978, Chair
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Upsilon, 1978, Faculty Advisor
  • Salvation Army, Booth House, Bowery, New York, 1978, Health Service Award
  • World Who's Who of Women, 1978,
  • America's Names and Faces Library, 1977,


Certificate, Language Institute Monterey, Mexico, 2004
Level Two Certificate, Spanish

EdD, Teachers College Columbia University, 1975
Curriculum and Instruction in Nursing

M. Ed, Teachers College Columbia University, 1971

BS, Columbia University, 1964

Courses Taught

Past Courses

NUR 600: Grad Nursing/Ind Study
NURS 804: Scholarly Inquiry for Advanced
NURS 913: Philosophy of Science
NURS 916: Qualitative Research Methods I
NURS 922: Quantitative Rsrch Methds II
NURS 923: Develpmnt of Nursing Knowledge
NURS 925: Research Practicum
NURS 926: Qualitative Research Methods 2
NURS 928: Dissertation Development I
NURS 938: Dissertation Development II
NURS 950: Independent Study

Publications and Presentations


No Rush To Motherhood: The Lived Experience of African American Never Pregnant Sexually Active Female Teens
Jenkins, M., Roye, C. & Frederickson, K. Journal of Pediatric Nursing.

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau, National Honor Society for Nursing, Pace University Chapters
  • American Academy of Nursing
  • American Academy of Nursing
  • Roy Adaptation Association [Founding Member]
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society of North Eastern Organization of Nursing [Member and President]
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society of North Eastern Organization of Nursing [Member and President]
  • American Nurses' Association
  • New York State Nurses’ Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau, National Honor Society for Nursing, Delta Zeta & Upsilon Chapters, Dual Membership [Charter Member]
  • North American Collaborative of Nursing and Allied Health [Executive Director]
  • National Academies of Practice
  • National Academies of Practice
  • Council of Nursing Research, American Nurses' Association