School of Nursing

Human Health Building, Room 3027
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
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(248) 370-4253
nrsinfo@oakland.edu
M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. closed daily 12 p.m.-1 p.m.

Tieppo

Carolyn Tieppo, DNP, RN, CPNP-PC, PSN

Carolyn Tieppo, RN, CPNP-PC
 
Special Instructor
Undergraduate Program Director
3004 Human Health Building 
(248) 364-8714
cktieppo@oakland.edu

 

Dr. Tieppo received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Science in Nursing from Wayne State University, and a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Oakland University.  With many years of experience in nursing education, Dr. Tieppo came to Oakland University in 2012 and then became the Undergraduate Program Director in the School of Nursing in 2017.  In addition to her experience and expertise in nursing curriculum, Dr. Tieppo’s clinical background includes pediatric acute care, pediatric community mental health, school health and primary care.  As a pediatric nurse practitioner for the Department of Pediatrics in Henry Ford Health System, her current practice is in the care of vulnerable and at risk populations and has a focus on disease prevention and treatment adherence, her area of research.  Other areas of expertise include population health, family centered care, and transitions in pediatric care

Education

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice - Oakland University
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Wayne State University
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Wayne State University

Research Area Interests

  • Treatment adherence
  • Medication Adherence
  • Pediatric transitions of care

Publications (Books)

  • Tieppo, C. K. (2015). Personal digital assistant. In Smith, M. J., Carpenter, R., & Fitzpatrick, J. J. (2015). Encyclopedia of nursing education. New York: Springer Publishing.

Presentations (Refereed)

  • Tieppo, C. K. (November, 2016). Caring for children with respiratory emergencies: Prevention and management in and out of the classroom. Podium presentation at the Michigan Head Start Association Annual Conference, Lansing, MI.
  • Tieppo, C. K. (2014). Medication adherence: Clinical strategies and the nurse practitioner. Presented at Michigan Center for Nursing Summit, Lansing, MI.

Presentations (Invited)

  • Tieppo, C. K. (2015). Medication adherence: Clinical strategies and the nurse practitioner. Presented at Nurse Practitioner Networking Night, Rochester, MI.
  • Tieppo, C. K. (2013). Medication adherence: Clinical strategies and the nurse practitioner. Presented at Oakland University, Rochester, MI.
  • Tieppo, C. K. (2011). Communicable diseases and vaccines. Presented at Southgate Community Schools, Southgate, MI.

Professional Affiliations

  • Detroit Head Start Advisory Board
  • Michigan Center for Nursing Action Coalition
  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
  • Sima Theta Tau International