Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Frederick, Dorothea

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Dorothea Frederick, DNP, CNOR, RNFA

Contact Dr.  Frederick

130 South Ninth Street
Edison Building, Suite 842
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-7552
(215) 503-0376 fax


DNP, FNP, University of Massachusetts, 2015
MSN, Nursing Education, Drexel University, 2010
BSN, St. Joseph's College of Maine, 2004
RN Diploma, The Reading Hospital School of Nursing, 1979


Family Nurse Practitioner-Certified (FNP-C), 2015
Registered Nurse First Assistant (RNFA), 2012
Board Certified Perioperative Nurse, CNOR
Advanced by the Competency & Credentialing Institute
Pennsylvania Registered Nurse License
New Jersey Registered Nurse License

University Appointment

Assistant Professor

Professional Memberships

2015, Member American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
2003-2015 Member, Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses
2013-2015, President, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Delta Rho Chapter 

Research & Clinical Interests

Doctoral Capstone: Mitigating Caregiver Burden

Presentations & Awards

May 2016, Scholarship Award, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
January 2014, Dean’s Scholarly Achievement Award, second quarter 2013-2014
Inducted 04/2005, Sigma Theta Tau, Kappa Zeta-at Large Chapter


Frederick, D. & Urwiler, L. (2014). Lemierre’s syndrome. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 47(1), 55-57. 
Frederick, D. & Marinelli, M. (2014). Cultural competency. Adapting to diversity improves patient care. OR Nurse, 8(6), 28-33. 
Frederick, D. (2014). Mentoring, Bullying and Patient Care. AORN Journal, 99(5), 587-593. 
Frederick, D, (2004). Nursing Was Not What I Had Planned. Nursing Spectrum, 13(2), 28.
Jack, D., Gerolamo, A.M., Frederick, D., Szajna, A., & Muccitelli, J. (2014). “Using a trained actor to model mental health nursing care.” Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 10 (10):515-520, doi:10.1016/j.ecns.2014.06.003


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