Robin Toft Klar DNSc, RN

Robin

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Phone: (508) 856-5295

Email: robin.klar@umassmed.edu


Dr. Robin Klar's research examines aspects of the built environment and their influence on health promotion behaviors of vulnerable populations. Community violence, social support, and environment are of particular clinical and research interest. Her clinical work focuses on the development of community-based and community-oriented care for vulnerable populations.

Education

2002 DNSc, Yale University
1980 MS, Boston College School of Nursing
1979 BSN, Fitchburg State College
1975 Diploma, Worcester City Hospital School of Nursing

Research/Clinical Interest

  • Health Promotion
  • Women’s Health
  • Built Environment
  • Community Health