Jill M. Terrien PhD, APN-BC

Jill

Assistant Professor/ Director, Adult Nurse Practitioner Programs

Phone: 508-856-6622
Fax:   508-856-5851

Office: S1-853

Email: jill.terrien@umassmed.edu

Areas of Focus:
APRN Education, Interprofessional Education, College Health, Communication at the End-of-Life, Palliative Care

Educational Background:
Rhode Island College 1982 BS Nursing
University Of Massachusetts Worcester, 1997, MS, Adult Nurse Practitioner
University Of Massachusetts Worcester, 2007, PhD, Nursing 

Biosketch:
Dr. Terrien has had several years of RN experience in areas of nursing that include women’s health, gynecologic malignancies, clinical trials coordination and the care of trauma patients.  Her background as a Nurse Practitioner includes Employee Health, Internal Medicine and Primary Care both in a private practice and hospital system.

Her dissertation work was titled “Communication with Healthcare Providers at the End-of-Life.  This work is continued through the education of the students at the GSN, collaborative projects with GSN faculty and other healthcare providers available at UMMS through interprofessional collaborations.