Jonas III Nurse Leader Scholar Alumni

Kathleen Falk, DNS

The City University of New York Graduate Center

Kathleen Falk - Jonas Scholar III AlumniKathleen Falk, RNC, MS, FNP, DNS is a full time Assistant Professor of Nursing with the City University of New York (CUNY) at New York City College of Technology. She also works part-time as a Family Nurse Practitioner. 

The topic of Dr. Falk’s dissertation was the development of a health promotion model of care for children who experience detrimental events and loss of resiliency. The intervention involved RN to BS students promoting healthy behaviors through mentoring, modeling and role modeling to children exposed to parental incarceration. Dr. Falk developed an assessment tool that guides the nurses who work with these children.