Assistant Professor and Coordinator of MSN-FNP Program
PhD in Nursing : University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
MSN and FNP : Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Texas
BSN : University of Bohol-Philippines
Graduate faculty for MSN program and administrative duties.
Nursing education, caring, heatlh literacy,
health disparities, and self-management of chronic conditions.
Currently Working On:
Torregosa, M. B., Ynalvez, M. A., Schiffman, R., & Morin, K. H. (2014). English Language Proficiency, Academic Networks, and Academic Performance of Mexican-American Baccalaureate Nursing Students. Nursing Education Perspectives. doi: 10.5480/13-1136.1
Martinez, G. I. T., & Torregosa, M. B. (2014). Lived Experiences Relating to Pediatric Surgery: The Case of Mexican American Mothers in a Southern US Border City. Journal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing, 29(5), 397-409. doi: 10.1016/j.jopan.2013.10.005
Ynalvez, M. A., Ynalvez, R., Torregosa, M., Palacios, H., & Kilburn, J. (2012). Do cell phones, iPods/MP3 players, siblings and friends matter? Predictors of child body mass in a U.S. Southern Border City Middle School. Obesity Research & Clinical Practice, 6(1).
Torregosa, M. B., & Morin, K. H. (2012). Programmatic and Teaching Initiatives for Ethnically Diverse Nursing Students: A Literature Review. Asian Nursing Research, 6(2), 67-74.