San Diego State University

Lorraine Fitzsimmons

Associate Professor
PhD, APRN, FNP,  ANP-BC

Phone: (619) 594-2761
Office: Adams Humanities 3160
Email: lfitzsim@mail.sdsu.edu

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Education

  • Ph.D., Indiana University
  • Family Nurse Practitioner, University of California, San Diego

Professional Memberships/Affiliations

  • California Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau International

Scholarly Areas

  • Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Primary Care
  • Pathophysiology
  • Health Assessment

Biography

Dr. Lorraine Fitzsimmons is an experienced nurse educator and nurse practitioner. She developed and implemented two graduate concentrations in the School of Nursing including the Critical Care Nurse Specialist CNS (1986-1996) and the Advanced Practice Nursing of Adults/Elderly (1997-present) Concentrations. Her areas of interest include physiologic nursing, and advanced practice nursing.