EdD, MSN, CRNP
Chair, Accelerated Nursing Program; Assistant Clinical Professor
Accelerated Career Entry BSN Department
Three Parkway Building, Room 986
Jennifer Olszewski, EdD, is the chair of the Accelerated Nursing program and a clinical assistant professor. Her extensive clinical practice includes a vast amount of critical care/trauma experience as well as Adult Emergency Department and Primary Care. Additionally, Olszewski holds certifications and licensure as a registered nurse and Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner.
Olszewski joined the Drexel University nursing faculty in 2006 and has had a strong concentration in teaching Critical Care and Leadership in Nursing. Her research focused on the development of a patient safety curriculum and its influence on the clinical judgment ability of nursing students. Additionally, Olszewski maintains her nurse practitioner clinical practice in the adult primary care realm.
Research Interests:Her passion includes developing a culture of safety in practice, which has led to the development of a Failure to Rescue simulation experience for all pre-licensure nursing students.