Donna Pelletier

Office: Nursing, Hewitt Hall Rm 261, Durham, NH 03824
Donna M. Pelletier, Clinical Associate Professor, Nursing

Public health issues: Health coaching, lifestyle behavior change, health promotion, infectious disease; Gerontological issues: Functional status, chronic disease prevention and management; Educational issues: Program outcome measures, problem-based learning


  • DNP, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • M.S., Nursing Science, University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., Nursing Science, University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Research Interests

  • Behavior and Health
  • Health Promotion
  • Medical Diagnosis

Courses Taught

  • NURS 894: Spc Top/Healthcare Financ Mgmt
  • NURS 935: Primary Care of Families I
  • NURS 936: Practm/Primary Care Families I
  • NURS 938: Pract/Primary Care Families II
  • NURS 944: Popul Hlth Prom & Risk Reduc
  • NURS 967: Evidence Synthesis
  • NURS 970: Clin Pract for Adv Prac Nurse
  • NURS 980: Doctoral Scholarly Project I
  • NURS 981: Doctoral Scholarly Project II
  • NURS 982: Doctoral Scholarly Project III

Selected Publications

Cappiello, J., Eaton, J., & Harkless, G. (2016). Case of Jeremy Wilson. In A Day in the Office: Case Studies in Primary Care (2nd ed.). C.V. Mosby.

Shippee-Rice, R., Fetzer, S., & Long, J. (2011). Gerioperative Coaching. In Gerioperative Nursing Care Principles and Practices of Surgical Care for the Older Adult (1st ed.). Springer Publishing Company.