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Contact Information

Title: Lecturer

El Dorado Hall 1032

E-mail: dang@csus.edu
(916) 278-7611
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6096





  • Ph. D. (in progress) - University of California, Davis, Human Development and Family Studies, emphasis in family, society, and culture.
  • School Nurse Services Credential - CSU, Sacramento, Division of Nursing
  • Master of Science in Nursing- CSU, Sacramento, emphasis in education and family-community health
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - San Francisco State University, Magna Cum Laude


  • School Nurse
  • School Audiometrist
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Disaster Preparedness Nursing (Saint Louis University, School of Nursing)
  • Community Emergency Response Team - Level I (Folsom, CA)

Clinical Experience

  • School Health
  • Community/Public Health
  • Maternal-Newborn
  • Medical-Surgical and Transplant
  • Telemetry
  • Home Health


  • Baker, D. L., Dang, M. T., Ly, M. Y., Diaz, R. (in press). Perception of barriers to immunization among parents of Hmong origin. American Journal of Public Health.

  • Dang, M. (in press). Exercise: A treatment for depression in older adults. Nursing2008.

  • Dang, M. (2008, May). Linking social-emotional health and academic success. National Association of School Nurses Newsletter, 23(3), 18-19.

  • Sakimura, J. N., Dang, M.T., Ballard, K. B., & Hansen, R. L. (2008). Cognitive and temperament profiles in 3- to 5- year-old children with aggressive behavior. Journal of School Health, 78(1), 38-45.

  • Dang, M.T., Warrington, D., Tung, T., Baker, D., & Pan, R. J. (2007). A school-based approach to early identification and management of students with ADHD. Journal of School Nursing, 23(1), 2-12.

  • Dang, M. (February 15, 2003). Celebrating children's dental health month. The Connection, 4(12), 9. Sacramento City Unified School District .


Research Interests

  • Adolescent Health
  • School/Community-based interventions for children with developmental or mental health disorders
  • Health Disparities


Professional Affiliations

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