Joanne Turco

Professional Details

Title: Visiting lecturer
Office: HB
Phone: None

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
2443 02 NUR104 Nursing in the 21st Century I
2452 04 NUR105 Nursing in the 21st Century II

Professional Biography


BS Nursing Boston College 1968

MS Community Health Nursing Boston University 1970

Course work completed in Doctoral Program in Higher Education, Boston College Graduate School of Arts & Sciences 1972-1976


1968 - 1971 Various Public Health and community health agencies(Lynn,Cambrdige, Ma)

1971 - 2008

Salem State College  Faculty, Clinical co-ordinator and Chair

Professional Interests

Past member of Public Health Museum Board & various Professional Advisory Boards

Current member Sigma Theta Tau


Retired since 2008

Currently teach first year seminars NUR104 and NUR104 to Nursing majors

Selected Publications

Essays and poems published in the HeART of Nursing, 2002 edited by Cecelia Wendler, RN, PhD. Sigma Theta Tau Publishers

Personal Interests

Member of Wakefield Republican Town Committee and active in  local and state campaigns

Vice President of Board of Wakefield Interfaith Food Pantry; initiated special "Food for Seniors" program

Volunteer for MitoAction, an organization devoted to children and adults with mitochondrial disease