Jenny Gormley, DNP, RN, MSN, NCSN

Lead Nurse Planner, School of Nursing & Director, School Health Academy

Faculty, School of Nursing

Office: 209E Robinson Hall

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (617) 756-5981

Education and Training:
DNP   Northeastern University
MSN  MGH Institute of Health Professions
BA     Yale University

Board Certifications:
Massachusetts Board of Nursing, RN
National Certification of School Nurses
Massachusetts Department of Education Certification of School Nurse

Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Essential School Health Services Grant: Hudson Public Schools – 2010 to 2015; Acton-Boxborough Public Schools 2009-2010. ($990,000) 

Gormley J. M. (2018). School Nurse Advocacy for Student Health, Safety and School Attendance: Impact of an Educational Activity. Journal of School Nursing.

Gormley, J.M. & Hassey KA (in press). The School Nurse’s Role as Health Educator. In J Selekman (Ed), School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text, Philadelphia, PA: FA Davis.

Hassey KA & Gormley JM. (2017). Violence in Schools/Restraints of Students. In CA Resha & VL Taliaferro (Eds), Legal Resource for School Health Services (547-563).  Nashville, TN:

Carrieri V & Gormley JM (1998). Coping strategies for dyspnea.  In D Mahler (Ed), Dyspnea (287-313).  New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc/

Gormley J, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Douglas M, Stulbarg M (1993).  Treadmill self-efficacy and walking performance in patients with COPD. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation 13: 424-431.

Gormley J, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Stulbarg M (1992).  Dyspnea components decrease during treadmill treatment sessions in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).  Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation 12: 362.

Honors & Awards:
Data Co-Champion Award, Step Up and Be Counted, National Association of School Nurses/National Association of State School Nurse Consultants, 2016.

Professional and Community Service:
President, Massachusetts School Nurses Organization Board Member, 2018-2020
Data co-coordinator 2016 – 2018
Northeastern University Graduate Nurse Student Liaison to the American Association of Colleges in Nursing (AACN) 2017
Johnson & Johnson/Rutgers School Health Leadership Fellow 2012
Evaluation Team Member, Massachusetts Department of Public Health Essential School Health Services  2010-2016
National Association of School Nurses, Massachusetts School Nurse Research Network
Sigma Theta Tau, International