Dr. Cheryl Osborne

Dr. Cheryl Osborne



Title: Professor
Joined School of Nursing: 1984

Office: Benicia Hall 1020
Email: osbornec@csus.edu
Office Phone: 916-278-7281

Mailing Address:
Sacramento State - School of Nursing
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6132




Professional Degrees

  • Ed.D., University of San Francisco, 1990
  • M.S.N., California State University, Chico, 1983
  • B.S.N., Holy Names College, 1982
  • RN Diploma, Samuel Merritt Hospital School of Nursing, 1974

Courses

  • NURS 117 – Concepts & Practices of Gerontological Nursing
  • GERO 21, 200, 221, 222, 195A & B, 295, 199, 299

Research Interests

  • Caregiving
  • Successful Aging
  • Experiential student learning strategies

Professional Activities

  • Sigma Phi Omega, Gerotology Honor Society, President
  • American Society on Aging (ASA), Member
  • Association of Gerotology in Higher Education (AGHE), Member
  • National Gerotological Nursing Association (NGNA), Member
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Member

Publications, Grants, and Awards

  • Contributor: The dual challenge: Preserving services for the oldest old today; planning for the elderly baby boomers of tomorrow. (2009). Area 4 Agency on Aging, Contributor to final publication of this 7- County Report.
  • Osborne, C. (2008). The second half of life: opening the eight gates of wisdom. Book Review published in Activities, Adaptation & Aging 31(2), 2008.
  • Contributor to: Lagerquist, S.L. (2006). NCLEX-RN success. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Co.