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Assistant Professor, Community NursingMaryellen Brisbois  


PhD Nursing University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
MS (Community Health Nursing) Worcester State College, Worcester, MA
BS Assumption College, Worcester, MA
Diploma St. Vincent Hospital School of Nursing, Worcester, MA 

Research Interests

  • Breast cancer
  • Disparities in health/healthcare
  • Global community health
  • Vulnerable populations
  • Social justice
  • Interpretive Description

Selected Publications

Brisbois, M.D. (2014)
An interpretive description of chemotherapy-induced premature  menopause among Latinas with breast cancer.
Oncology Nursing Forum, 41, E282-9. doi: 10.1188/14.ONF.E282-E289

Brisbois, M., & Chalupka, S. (2010).
Overtime work-related to increased risk of incident coronary heart disease.
American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, 58, 312.


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