Newport Campus - Room 239
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Professor Emily Cummiskey graduated from the University of Rhode Island with her BS and MS in nursing.
She began her nursing career at Women and Infants Hospital where she worked with postpartum, high risk ante partum, normal and high risk neonates in both the normal and the continuing care units in the neonatal intensive care units. Professor Cummiskey also worked at South County Hospital on the labor, delivery and recovery unit. She is passionate about working with vulnerable populations, and spent many years volunteering with nursing students in mobile health clinics in rural areas of the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Currently, she volunteers with local food banks as well as in multiple area elementary schools.
Processor Cummiskey has been a full time faculty member at the Community College of Rhode Island since 2008. Her area of specialty is maternal child health nursing. She has belonged to the following professional organizations: National League for Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, and the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.