Dr. Kelly has been in the nursing profession for over 30 years; a graduate of West Chester University (BSN), the University of Delaware (MSN) and Carlow University (DNP). She has worked in a variety of acute care settings over the years which include oncology, burn/trauma, medical step down, orthopedics, neurology and rehab. Dr. Kelly has been teaching since 2004 as well in both the ADN and BSN programs. She currently is clinical faculty in both the CSCIL Skills Lab and acute care setting. Dr. Kelly's passion is in the field of gerontological nursing which she incorporates into her undergraduate teaching.

Research Interests

An Experiential Learning Exercise Exploring BSN Nursing Students’ Cognitive and Affective Knowledge of Age Associated Sensory Changes ( DNP Capstone Project)