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Apr 18 2014

Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee Honored for Professional and Public Service

Apr 17 2014

Water-Energy Nexus Conference in China Tackles Global Issues

Apr 16 2014

NYIT Celebrates M.B.A. Graduation at JUFE

Apr 10 2014

NYIT Anatomy Professors Awarded NSF Grant for Evolutionary Studies

Apr 04 2014

NYIT Expert to Lecture on Nation’s Physician Shortage and Poverty

Apr 23 2014

SOSA General Meeting 4.23.14

Apr 23 2014

Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day: Lacrosse vs. Adelphi

Apr 23 2014

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation I

Apr 24 2014

TechDay 2014

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Pamela Treister

Pamela P. Treister, MSN, CNS, RN, CMSRN

Clinical Instructor


  • MSN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, C.U.NY. Hunter College, 1989
    Research Topic: Helping Parents Cope with Their Child’s Asthma through Parent Education
  • BSN, Nursing, C.U.N.Y. Hunter College, 1985

Academic and Clinical Appointments 

  • 2012-Present: Instructor, Department of Nursing, New York Institute of Technology, School of Health Professions, Old Westbury, NY
  • 2010-2012: Adjunct Professor, Department of Nursing, New York Institute of Technology, School of Health Professions, Old Westbury, NY
  • 2003-Continuing: School Nurse (Per Diem Substitute Nurse), Herricks Union Free School District, New Hyde Park, NY
  • 1994-1996: Adjunct Clinical Professor, Hunter College/Bellevue School of Nursing, New York, NY
  • 1989-1993: CNS - Staff Development and Nursing Education, Cabrini Medical Center, New York, NY
  • 1989-1993: Undergraduate Adjunct Professor/Clinical Laboratory, Adjunct Professor/RN Pathway Program, Physical Assessment Lecture and Laboratory, Hunter College/Bellevue School of Nursing, New York, NY
  • 1989-1989: Clinical Nurse Specialist – Neurology, Neurosurgery and Rehabilitation, Nursing Education, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York
  • 1986-1989: Staff Nurse in Trauma/Emergency Room, Staff Nurse in Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit, Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York
  • 1988-1989: Instructor – Pharmacology Assistant and Tutor, Hunter College/Bellevue School of Nursing, New York, NY
  • 1985-1986: Staff Nurse, St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital, New York, New York

Selected Memberships in Professional Organizations

  • Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society

Selected Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Pamela H. Treister, MSN, CNS, RN (October 18, 2013) Abstract and Poster Presentation. 40th Annual National Conference on Professional Nursing Education and Development. Teaching, Learning, and Technology: Use of Game-Play as an Active Learning Pedagogy to Critical Thinking and Teamwork. New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, N.Y.
  • Treister, P. The use of game-play as an active learning pedagogy to promote critical thinking and teamwork among junior year baccalaureate nursing students. [Poster.] Seventh Annual Research Conference: Translating Evidence from Bench to Bedside, Good Samaritan Hospital, Melville, N.Y., October 25, 2012