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Maria Irrera Newcomb

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Maria Irrera Newcomb


Assistant Clinical Professor, FNP Track Director

Graduate Nursing

Maria Irrera-Newcomb, MSN, is an assistant clinical professor in nursing and a board-certified family nurse practitioner. With over 20 years of clinical experience, her clinical career has focused on the primary care of the underserved. She received a master’s degree in 1998 from the University of Pennsylvania. Her clinical practice continues at the Stephan and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel University.

Professional Society

American Association of Nurse Practitioners
The National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

Selected Publications

Waite, R., Vlam, R., Irrera-Newcomb, M., Babcock, T. (2012). The diagnosis less traveled: the NP’s role in recognizing Adult ADHD. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 00(1-7)

Duke-Johnson & Johnson Nursing Leadership Fellowship, 2014
Duke University, Durham, NC

Master of Science of Nursing; Family Nurse Practitioner, 1998
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1996
Gwynedd Mercy College, Gwynedd Valley, PA