Joyce Cappiello

Phone: (603) 862-3207
Office: Nursing, Hewitt Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Joyce D. Cappiello, Assistant Professor, Nursing

Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society, Eta Iota Chapter; American Nurses Association; New Hampshire Nurses Association; New Hampshire Nurse Practioner Association; Association of Reproductive Health Associates; Nurse Practioners in Women's Health; Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nursing; American Public Health Association


  • Ph.D., Swansea University
  • M.S., Nursing Science, Boston College
  • B.S., Nursing Science, Marycrest College

Courses Taught

  • NURS 641: Transl Research for Pract
  • NURS 695: Independent Study
  • NURS 901: Health Policy
  • NURS 909: Ad Hlth Assess/Diag Reasoning
  • NURS 939: Sem Pract Prim Care Fam III
  • NURS 953: Promoting Quality Management
  • NURS 955: Practm/Adv Nursing Practice
  • NURS 956: Capstone Project Seminar

Selected Publications

Cappiello, J. (2019). Nurse Practitioner’s in Women’s Health Position Statement. Expanding Access to Hormonal Contraception.. Women’s Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for NPs..

Cappiello, J., & Shommer, L. (2019). Increasing access to care through pharmacy provision of hormonal contraceptives: A nursing perspective.. Women’s Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for NPs, In Press.

Cappiello, J., Simmonds, K., & Bamrick, K. (2019). A Survey of Characteristics of Transition to Practice Nurse Practitioner Programs. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 15, 241-244.

Simmonds, K., Cappiello, J., & Hoyt, A. (2019). Sexual and reproductive health content in nurse practitioner transition to practice training programs. Contraception: X, 100005.

Engstrom, J., & Cappiello, J. (2018). Pregnancy diagnosis and gestational age assessment. In R. Jordan Engstrom,, J. Engstrom, J. Marfell, & C. Farley (Eds.), Prenatal and Postnatal Care A Woman-Centered Approach (2nd ed.). John Wiley & Sons.

Cappiello, J., Coplon, L., & Carpenter, H. (2017). Systematic Review of Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Content in Nursing Curricula.. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs, 46(5), e157-e167. doi:10.1016/j.jogn.2017.04.132

Cappiello, J., Levi, A., & Nothnagle, M. (2016). Core competencies in sexual and reproductive health for the interprofessional primary care team.. Contraception, 93(5), 438-445. doi:10.1016/j.contraception.2015.12.013

Hewitt, C., & Cappiello, J. (2015). Essential competencies in nursing education for prevention and care related to unintended pregnancy.. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs, 44(1), 69-76. doi:10.1111/1552-6909.12525

Cappiello, J., Merrell, J., & Rentschler, D. (2014). A qualitative study of women's decision to view or not view an ultrasound image before early medication abortion.. Womens Health Issues, 24(4), e413-e418. doi:10.1016/j.whi.2014.04.004

Cappiello, J. D., & Vroman, K. (2011). Bring the popcorn: using film to teach sexual and reproductive health.. Int J Nurs Educ Scholarsh, 8. doi:10.2202/1548-923X.2133

Most Cited Publications