Veronica F. Rempusheski
Professor/Jeanne K. Buxbaum Chair of Nursing Science
School of Nursing
207 McDowell Hall
- Ph.D., University of Arizona (Clinical research – gerontological nursing; anthropology)
- M.S., University of Colorado (Medical-Surgical nursing, emphasis in teaching)
- B.S., Seton Hall University (Nursing)
- Diploma in Nursing, Clara Maass Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
- Elder care within a family context, including elders with dementia, family caregiving, and grandparent-grandchild relationships, 3 & 4- generation families; ethnicity/ethnic identity
- 8/1/08-1/31/2010 – Co-I (UD School of Nursing). Support for Independent Living and a Vital, Energetic Retirement (SILVER): A NORC Initiative (US Administration on Aging; B. Laster, PI).
- Rempusheski, V.F. (2010). Development across the Lifespan. Part III. Older Adults. In J. M. Wilkinson & L. Treas, Fundamentals of Nursing (2nd edition). Philadephia: F. A. Davis Company.
Selected Regional & National/International Presentations, 2008-2009
- Rempusheski, V. F. (2008, November). Challenges and opportunities in comparing the English and Spanish versions of the Grandparent Perceptions of Family Scale (GPFS). 61st Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, National Harbor, MD.
- Ziminski, C. E., & Rempusheski, V. F. (2008, December). Media-reported elder abuse. [poster] 11th RCMI International Symposium on Health Disparities , Honolulu, HI.
- Rempusheski, V. F. (2009, February). Integrating aging content into baccalaureate and graduate curricula through team research experiences. Association for Gerontology in Higher Education 35th Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference , San Antonio, TX.
- Rempusheski, V. F., & Chellappoo, D. A. (2009, March). College students’ perceptions of their grandparents. 21st Annual Eastern Nursing Research Society Scientific Sessions, Boston.
- Rempusheski, V. F., Draper, H., Chellappoo, D. E. A., & Laster, B. (2009, June). Global aging and livable communities. [poster] 9th International Family Nursing Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland.
- Ziminski, C. E. & Rempusheski, V. F. (2009, June). Perceptions of elder abuse. [poster] 9th International Family Nursing Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland.