Alecia S. Fox, PhD, joined Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions as full-time faculty in 2006. She is a nationally certified family nurse practitioner with more than 30 years of diverse clinical and education experience in emergency, critical care, trauma, organ transplant, education and advanced nursing practice.
Distinguished Service Award (2017) Student Nurses' Association of Pennsylvania
Honorary Member Award (2017) Drexel University Student Nurses Association
Honorary Member Award for outstanding contribution (2015) Student Nurses' Association of Pennsylvania
Stellar School Chapter Award (2014) National Student Nurses Association
Advisor of the Year (2013) Drexel University Student Affairs
Fox has served on local, state, and national committees for the American Nurses Association and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, as well as maintaining membership with Sigma Theta Tau and Eastern Nursing Research Society.
Fox, A. (2019). Wound Closure Procedures In Campo, T. M. & Lafferty, K. (Eds),
Essential procedures for practitioners in emergency, urgent, and primary care
settings: A clinical companion (Chapter 25). New York: Springer Publishing
Fox, A. (2017). The experience of nurse faculty new to a full time academic role and
intent to stay in academia. ProQuest Dissertations & Theses.
Fox, A. (2010). Nutraceuticals: Are you prepared for a conversation with your patients?
Advance for Nurses, 12, 13-17.
Krouse, A. & Fox, A. (2019). Competency VIII: Function Within the Educational
Environment. In Halstead, J.A. NLN Core Competencies for Nurse Educations:
A Decade of Influence (pp. 149-167). Washington, DC: National League for
Waite, R., McKenney, N., Sahl, M., Nguyen, P., & Fox, A. (2015). Strengthening
emotional and social competence: undergraduate health professions students.
International Journal of Health Professions, 2 (2), 85-92. doi: 10.1515/ijhp-2015-
Fox currently practices in the Emergency Department of a local Level I Trauma Center.
PhD, Nursing Science, 2017
MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, 1996
BSN, Nursing, 1991
Pennsylvania State University
State College, PA
Diploma, Nursing, 1987
Pottsville Hospital School of Nursing