Kristen Clark

Assistant Professor
Office: UNH Nursing, Hewitt Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Kristen Clark

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.


  • Ph.D., University of California
  • M.S., University of Central Florida
  • B.S., University of Central Florida
  • A.S., Eastern Florida State College

Research Interests

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

Courses Taught

  • 590: Student Research Experience
  • 598: Spc Top/Intro to Nurs Research
  • 641: Transl Research for Pract

Selected Publications

Johnson, J. K., Carpenter, T., Goodhart, N., Stewart, A. L., du Plessis, L., Coaston, A., . . . Chapline, J. (2021). Exploring the effects of visual and literary arts interventions on psychosocial well-being of diverse older adults: a mixed methods pilot study. ARTS & HEALTH, 13(3), 263-277. doi:10.1080/17533015.2020.1802603

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

Diaz, D. A., Anderson, M., Quelly, S. B., Clark, K. D., & Talbert, S. (2020). Early Recognition of Pediatric Sepsis Simulation Checklist - An Exploratory Study. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC NURSING-NURSING CARE OF CHILDREN & FAMILIES, 50, 25-30. doi:10.1016/j.pedn.2019.10.004