Thursday, Februrary 2nd 5 PM
Dr. Connolly is an associate professor of nursing. She was awarded a PhD in 1999 and a Bachelors degree in 1980 from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and received a Masters degree in Primary Care and School Health from the University of Rochester in 1987. In 2001, she completed the post-masters program in Pediatric Acute/Chronic Care at Penn. Dr. Connolly also undertook two years of postdoctoral training at Columbia University’s Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health’s History of Public Health and Medicine Program. Her postdoctoral training was enhanced by a fellowship on Capitol Hill in the office of Senator Paul Wellstone [D-Minn]. Dr. Connolly also serves as Co-Faculty Director and Penn’s Field Center for Children’s Policy, Practice, and Research.