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MaryAnn Edelman

Adj Professor



MaryAnn Edelman RN MS is a Professor at Kingsborough Community College in the Department of Nursing. Ms. Edelman has many years of clinical experience as a Registered Nurse in the acute care setting, in the community, and in a private practice. She is currently the Course Coordinator for Fundamentals of Nursing, (Nursing 18).

Ms. Edelman has developed and implemented several hybrid courses in the department,  including Diet in Health and Illness (Nursing 44) in this format. She served as Co-Coordinator of a CPR Fundraising Initiative which was implemented to benefit the Board of Mississippi Chapter of the Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (M-OADN) for Hurricane Katrina Relief. Ms. Edelman served as a PSC/CUNY Grant Reviewer in their Research Program, and was a member of the Program Planning Committee of The International Conference of the Transcultural Nursing Society (TCNS): Northeast/Tri-state/Metropolitan NYC Chapter of TCNS & CUNY Consortium of Nursing Program.


Fundamentals of Nursing (Nursing 18)

Medical Dosage Calculations (Nursing 17)

Issues in Nursing (Nursing 24)

Diet in Health and Illness (Nursing 44)


MS: The College of Staten Island (CUNY)   (2002)

College Teaching

Department of Nursing: Kingsborough Community College

Department of Continuing Education: The College of Staten Island

Selected Publications and/or Other Resources

Ficorelli C., Edelman M. Weeks B. (2013).Living Donor Renal Transplant: A Gift of Life.Nursing 2013  Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins January Vol 43 (1)

Edelman M., Ficorelli C. (2012). Ending the Epidemic: Addressing Adolescent Obesity. Nursing 2012 Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins November Vol 42 (11)

Gill V., Edelman M. (2012). Pediatric Hypertension: A Cause for Concern. Nursing 2012 Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins March Vol 42 (3)

Edelman M., Ficorelli C. (2012). Securing Safety with Seniors. Nursing 2012 Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins January Vol 42 (1)

Edelman M. (2011). Facts about Prothrombin/Factor II Mutation.  Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins  November/December 2011 Vol 9 (6)

Research Interests

Spirituality in Nursing Practice

Awards Recognition, Distinctions and Grants

Edelman M., Ficorelli C., Weeks B. Empowerment through Education: A Peer-Mediated Initiative to Overcome Obesity Approved January 2011;Implemented January 2011 – May 2012

Institutional Affiliations / Professional Societies

National League for Nursing (NLN)

Personal Interests

Community Outreach Projects