Mary Jane Miskovsky

Associate Professor

Dr. Mary Jane Miskovsky is an associate professor at Wilkes University and the Coordinator of the Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P) program and the Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP) programs. Dr. Miskovsky has over 20 years of teaching experience in graduate nursing. She has experience in course development and academic policy development where she manages curricular and student issues in the DNP and AGPCNP programs. Dr. Miskovsky teaches in both the DNP and the AGPCNP programs. She has served as a D.N.P. project chair to various students and provides guidance in developing their D.N.P. projects.

Dr. Miskovsky’s areas of research and publication include: nutrition in college students, weight gain in the college years, implementation of virtual patient simulation in an online NP program, and utilizing standardized patients in an online NP program. Dr. Miskovsky has presented posters and podium presentations at conferences at the local, state, and national level.

She has over 25 years of experience working as an Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) and has provided direct patient care as an NP in an internal medicine practice, college health, a free clinic for the working uninsured, and currently provides advanced practice care for a variety of patient health conditions remotely at a private pharmacy in the Northeast U.S.

Dr. Miskovsky teaches in both the DNP program and the AGPCNP program. She maintains national certification as an Adult Nurse Practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Dr. Miskovsky received her D.N.P. degree from Carlow University, Pittsburgh PA, her Master’s in nursing as a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) with a focus in nursing education, and Adult Nurse Practitioner post –graduate certificate from Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.

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