Michael D. Kneeland, MD, MPH, FACP


Professor of Nursing in the GSN
Clinical Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health in the School of Medicine 
Adjunct Clinical Professor of Public Health and Family Medicine at Tufts Medical School

Phone:  508-856-5885


Michael is a graduate of UMass Amherst, Tufts Medical School, and the Harvard School of Public Health.  He completed his residency in internal medicine at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Boston where he remained on the medical staff for several years.  He is board certified in internal medicine.  He has taught epidemiology and biostatistics to nursing students and medical students for several years.

He is a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society, the American Medical Association,the American College of Physicians, the Society for Academic Continuing Medical Education, and the Professional Ski Instructors Association.

Expertise Statement
Evidence-Based Medicine

Honors /Awards
Distinguished Faculty Award, Doctoral Program, UMass GSN
Distinguished Career in Teaching Award, Tufts Medical School
Alpha Omega Alpha, Alumnus Member, Tufts Medical School
Fellow American College of Physicians

Seymour-Route P, Hale P, Kneeland M, Pugnaire M Interprofessional Education:  The Role of Accelerated Nursing Programs in Preparing the Nurse of the Future Book Chapter: Accelerated Education in Nursing: Challenges, Strategies and Future Directions

Campion, FX, Kneeland, M. Malpractice  Book Chapter: The Business of Medicine. Philadelphia. Hanley & Belfus. 1998

Weinberg, DH, Rizzo, JF, Hayes, MT, Kneeland, MD, Kelly, JJ. Ocular     
Myasthenia Gravis: Predictive Value of Single Fiber EMG, Muscle and Nerve, 16 April    1999, 1222-1227

Collins, M, Kneeland, M, et al.  The Massachusetts Risk Management Survey (MaRMS) of Teaching Hospital Physicians. Perspectives in Healthcare Risk Management. Spring, 1997.

Scully P, Bucho J, Harner L, Kneeland M, Ramirez J, Hammond H, Jackson C. Risk Management Pearls for Physicians:  Managing Risk Through Effective Communication, American Society for Healthcare Risk Management, pamphlet, 1993

Collins M, Kneeland, M. Risk Management Crisis Control: Inpatient Suicides. Perspectives  In Healthcare Risk Management. Summer 1991, volume 11, Number 3.

Collins M, Kneeland M.  Developing Effective Security Plans in the Nursery and Maternity  Departments. Plant, Technology, and Safety Management Series. Number 4, 1991 Series.

Research/Training Grants
UMass GSN participation in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Partner’s Investing in Nursing’s Future (PIN 6)

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