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Marcia Scanlon

Marcia Scanlon, Professor, Department Chair
Wilson Hall 216
(413) 572-8414

Westfield State University Committee
Grade Appeal

Nursing Committee
Co-chair of Program Evaluation
Member of Technology, Simulation and Innovation, Committee

Community Committee
City of Westfield Elementary School’s Food pantry committee


  • The Role of Social Desirability in Measuring Cultural Competence. Paper presentation, Connecticut Collaborative Scholarship Day, New Britain, CT in March 2015.
  • Social Desirability as a Factor in Measuring Cultural Competence. Poster presentation, Beta Zeta Chapter at Large, Scholarship Day, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA in March 2015.

Continuing education

  • Beta Zeta Chapter At Large Nursing Scholarship Day
  • U MA Amherst Nursing and Social Justice Conference
  • Connecticut Scholarship Day

Professional Membership

  • Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing                 
  • Iota Upsilon Chapter-At-Large
  • Beta Zeta Chapter at Large

Other Distinctions

  • Registered Nurse; Specialty: Adult Medical Surgical Nursing, Nursing Education, Clinical Nurse Specialist in adult health disorders, Practitioner of Social Justice- global course
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (CT)
  • Board Certified Certification by AANC as Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Health
  • Courses

  • NURS0300- care of the Adult & Older Adult (Theory & SimLab)
  • NURS0210 current Principles of Professional Nursing (Theory, SimLab & Clinical)
  • NURS0397 Capstone (Clinical)