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Kathleen Wilson Neal, PhD

  • Assistant Professor

Affiliated Programs


  • PhD (2017)
    Widener University (PA)
  • MSN, Nursing Education (2008)
    Wilmington University (DE)
  • BSN (2005)
    Wilmington University (DE)

About Me

I am passionate about helping students find their niche in Nursing.  A Nursing career allows students to explore an infinite number of ways to work with patients and families in their wellness journey.  I am particularly interested in sharing my interest in Pediatric Nursing with students, and helping them learn to work with family units.

Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatrics
  • Nursing Leadership
  • Patient Education
  • Healthcare Literacy

Research Interests

My research interests pertain to the ways that nurses build knowledge during their formal education journey and throughout their nursing career.

Media Expertise

  • Pediatric nursing
  • Rehabilitation nursing
  • Epilepsy
  • Chronic care
  • Family-centered care

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Member, Society of Pediatric Nurses
  • Nursing of Children Network
  • (Regional) Member, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Delaware Chapter
  • Regional Member, America Nurses Association
  • Delaware Nurses Association Chair
  • Continuing Education Committee
  • Delaware Nurses Association Board Member
  • Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware