Kristen Clark

Asst Professor
Office: UNH Nursing, Hewitt Hall, Durham, NH 03824
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Kristen D. Clark is an Assistant Professor of Nursing in the College of Health and Human Services at the University of New Hampshire. Dr. Clark's work is centered on stigma and its role as a stressor and subsequent health outcomes among LGBTQIA+ people.

Research Interests

  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Public Health Policy & Management
  • Stress
  • Stress processes and mental health
  • Transgender/LGBTQ

Selected Publications

Díaz, D. A., Anderson, M., Hill, P. P., Quelly, S. B., Clark, K., & Lynn, M. (2021). Comparison of Clinical Options: High-Fidelity Manikin-Based and Virtual Simulation.. Nurse Educ, 46(3), 149-153. doi:10.1097/NNE.0000000000000906

Sherman, A. D. F., Cimino, A. N., Clark, K. D., Smith, K., Klepper, M., & Bower, K. M. (2021). LGBTQ+ health education for nurses: An innovative approach to improving nursing curricula.. Nurse Educ Today, 97, 104698. doi:10.1016/j.nedt.2020.104698

Sherman, A. D. F., McDowell, A., Clark, K. D., Balthazar, M., Klepper, M., & Bower, K. (2021). Transgender and gender diverse health education for future nurses: Students' knowledge and attitudes.. Nurse Educ Today, 97, 104690. doi:10.1016/j.nedt.2020.104690

Sherman, A. D. F., Poteat, T. C., Budhathoki, C., Kelly, U., Clark, K. D., & Campbell, J. C. (2020). Association of Depression and Post-Traumatic Stress with Polyvictimization and Emotional Transgender and Gender Diverse Community Connection Among Black and Latinx Transgender Women.. LGBT Health, 7(7), 358-366. doi:10.1089/lgbt.2019.0336

Johnson, J. K., Carpenter, T., Goodhart, N., Stewart, A. L., du Plessis, L., Coaston, A., . . . Chapline, J. (2020). Exploring the effects of visual and literary arts interventions on psychosocial well-being of diverse older adults: a mixed methods pilot study.. Arts Health, 1-15. doi:10.1080/17533015.2020.1802603

Dawson-Rose, C., Shehadeh, D., Hao, J., Barnard, J., Khoddam-Khorasani, L. L., Leonard, A., . . . Cuca, Y. P. (2020). Trauma, substance use, and mental health symptoms in transitional age youth experiencing homelessness.. Public Health Nurs, 37(3), 363-370. doi:10.1111/phn.12727

Clark, K. D., Capriotti, M. R., Obedin-Maliver, J., Lunn, M. R., Lubensky, M. E., & Flentje, A. (2020). Supporting sexual and gender minority health: Research priorities from mental health professionals. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health, 24(2), 205-221. doi:10.1080/19359705.2019.1700865

Sherman, A. D. F., Clark, K. D., Robinson, K., Noorani, T., & Poteat, T. (2020). Trans* Community Connection, Health, and Wellbeing: A Systematic Review.. LGBT Health, 7(1), 1-14. doi:10.1089/lgbt.2019.0014

Diaz, D. A., Anderson, M., Quelly, S. B., Clark, K. D., & Talbert, S. (2020). Early Recognition of Pediatric Sepsis Simulation Checklist - An Exploratory Study.. J Pediatr Nurs, 50, 25-30. doi:10.1016/j.pedn.2019.10.004

Most Cited Publications