Coronavirus (COVID-19): Resources and Updates

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Contact Us


Box SON
Helen Wood Hall
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642


(585) 275-2375

School of Nursing

  Phone Fax Email
General Information (585) 275-2375 (585) 756-8299 son-info@urmc.rochester.edu
Dean’s Office (585) 275-8902 (585) 273-1268 Lukira_Carroll@urmc.rochester.edu
Admissions/Student Affairs (585) 275-2375 (585) 756-8299 son_admissions@urmc.rochester.edu
Center for Lifelong Learning (Non-Matriculated Students) (585) 275-0446 (585) 273-1270 SONCLL@urmc.rochester.edu
Operations/CEW (585) 275-8853 (585) 273-1268 Michelle_Rosipayla@urmc.rochester.edu
Office of Education & Student Affairs (585) 276-5424 (585) 273-1322 Chazet_Webb@urmc.rochester.edu
Registrar (585) 275-8832 (585) 756-8299 SONRegistrar@urmc.rochester.edu
Research (585) 275-8055 (585) 273-1258 Toby_Stroud@urmc.rochester.edu
Finance (585) 275-8842 (585) 276-2551 Kelly_Talarczyk@urmc.rochester.edu
Communications (585) 275-6892 SON-Communications@urmc.rochester.edu
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University of Rochester

  Phone Fax Email
Financial Aid
Undergraduate/
Graduate Student Aid
University of Rochester
Office of Financial Aid
RC Box 270261
Rochester, NY 14627
(585) 275-3226 (585) 756-7664 help@finaid.rochester.edu
Student Services
International Student Office
University of Rochester
RC Box 270446
Rochester, NY 14627
(585) 275-2866 (585) 244-4503 questions@iso.rochester.edu
Minority Student Affairs
University of Rochester
RC Box 270445
Rochester NY 14627
(585) 275-0651 (585) 473-6494 omsa@mail.rochester.edu
Community Living Program
University of Rochester
RC Box 270468
Rochester, NY 14627
(585) 275-1081 (585) 442-7941 offcampus@reslife.rochester.edu
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Alumni Relations

Name  Phone Fax Email
Nursing Alumni Relations
300 East River Road
RC Box 278996
Rochester, New York 14627-8996 
(585) 273-5945 or
(800) 333-4428
(585) 461-2081 sonalumni@admin.rochester.edu
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Key Individuals in Administration

Name Title Phone Location
Kathy Rideout, EdD, PPCNP-BC, FNAP Dean and Professor of Clinical Nursing (585) 275-8902 3W150
Lukira (Lucy) Carroll Administrative Assistant to the Dean and Coordinator, Special Events (585) 273-5639 3W150
Renu Singh, MS CEO, Center for Employee Wellness; Sr. Associate Dean, Operations  (585) 275-2830 3W140
Michelle Rosipayla Administrative Assistant to the CEO, Center for Employee Wellness; Sr. Associate Dean, Operations  (585) 275-8853 3W140
Marian Moskow Administrative Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean for Research (585) 275-5802 2W154
Sally Norton Associate Dean for Research 275-9814 2W123
Erin Malley Assistant to Associate Dean for Research (585) 275-7883  2W154
Lydia D. Rotondo, DNP, RN Associate Dean for Education and Student Affairs (585) 275-9578 3W307
Chazet Webb Administrative Assistant to Associate Dean for Education and Student Affairs (585) 276-5424 3W155
Beth Lipari Administrative Assistant for Office of Education and Student Affairs
and Room Scheduler
(585) 276-3727 3W155
Kelly Talarczyk, MBA Chief Financial Officer (585) 275-8842 3W165
Bethel Powers, PhD, RN, FSAA, FGSA Director Doctoral Program, Director of the Office of Evaluation (585) 275-8891 2W116
Karen Cokeley Assistant to the Director of the Office of Evaluation (585) 276-6457 2W220
Denise Wofford, BA Assistant to the Director of the Doctoral Program (585) 275-5121 4W122A
Alexandria Duffney, MS Director of Enrollment Management (585) 275-8997 1W126
Robin Stacy Assistant Director of Admissions, ADA Coordinator (585) 275-5912 1W126
Peter Bertoldo Assistant Director of Enrollment (585) 275-1939 1W126
Andrea Chamberlain, MS Registrar (585) 275-8832 1W126
Christina McCoy Compliance Officer (585) 275-2374 1W126
Maria Catalano Admissions Office Secretary (585) 275-2717 1W126
Toby Stroud, CPA Administrator for Research Operations and Development (585) 275-8055 2W148
Margaret Lubel Payroll (585) 276-6012 3W163
Karen Kirkey Clinical Site and Preceptor Coordinator (585) 275-2372 3w154
Jeanette Hunt Coordinator, Clinical and Educational Resource Center (585) 275-0535 1W142
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Key Individuals in Education

Name Title Phone Location
Lydia D. Rotondo, DNP, RN Associate Dean for Education and Student Affairs
Director DNP Program
(585) 275-9578 3W157
Chazet Webb Administrative Assistant for Office of Education and Student Affairs (585) 276-5424 3W155
Patrick Hopkins, DNP, RN, PNP, NNP Co-Director, Baccalaureate Programs (585) 273-2520 4W142
Margaret Carno, PhD, MBA, MJ, RN, CPNP, D, ABSM, FNAP, FAAN Co-Director, Baccalaureate Programs (585) 273-4743 4W150
Ann Delario Administrative Assistant to the Accelerated Program for Non-Nurses and RN to BS / RN to BS to MS Programs (585) 273-3174 4W144
Craig R. Sellers, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP Director Master's Programs 
Specialty Director for the AGP NP program
(585) 275-8098 4W148
Lynne Massaro, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, FNP Specialty Director for the FNP program (585) 276-5195 4W315
Beth Palermo, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, ACNP-BC Specialty Director for the AGA NP program (585) 276-5194 4W307
Erin Baylor, DNP, RN, PNP-BC, ONP Specialty Director for the PNP program (585) 276-6074 4W318
Maria A. Marconi, EdD, RN, CNE Specialty Director Leadership Program's (HCM, MNE) (585) 275-5528 4W140
Susan W. Blaakman, PhD, PMHNP-BC Co-Director, FMH NP program (585) 276-6075 4W320
Luis Rosario-McCabe, DNP, PMC, RN, WHNP-BC, CNL Specialty Director, Clinical Nurse Leader program (585) 276-6088 4W141
Bethel Powers, PhD, RN, FSAA, FGSA Director, PhD Program (585) 273-5764 2W116
Denise Wofford, BA Assistant to the Director of the Doctoral Program and DNP Program (585) 275-5121 4W122A
Karen Cokeley Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs/Evaluation Office (585) 276-3205 2W220
Susan Ciurzynski Asst. Director, DNP program (585) 276-6068 2W305
Tara Serwetnyk Interim Director, Center for Lifelong Learning  (585) 276-6179 4W126
Karen Kirkey Clinical Site and Preceptor Coordinator (585) 275-2372 3w154
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Key Individuals in Research

Name  Title Phone Location
Sally Norton Associate Dean for Research  (585) 275-9814 2W123
Toby Stroud, CPA Administrator for Research Operations and Development (585) 275-8055 2W148
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Key Individuals in Alumni Relations

Name  Title Phone
Kellie S. Anderson Senior Associate VP for University Advancement, URMC (800) 333-4428
Melissa L. Head Executive Director of URMC Academic Programs (585) 273-2890
Jolie R. Spiers Senior Director, Alumni Relations & Volunteer Engagement (585) 273-4105
Andrea Allen Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations for the School of Nursing (585) 273-5075
(800) 333-4428
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