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Janet Moore, Ph.D., RN, GCNS
Professor of Nursing
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Degree University
RN Massachusetts General Hospital School of Nursing
A.A. Green Mountain College
BSN American International College
M.S. University of Massachusetts
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts


Dr. Moore has practiced nursing in staff development and held administrative positions with a primary focus in gerontology. She is a clinical specialist in gerontology and has published in that field. Dr. Moore has presented her research, “Familiar Physical Activity to Familiar Music: The Effects of Apathy, Agitation, Eating Ability and Dietary Intake in Institutionalized Older Adults with Dementia” at location research conferences. She was selected to attend the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) “train the trainer” conferences specializing in gerontology and quality and safety in nursing education (QSEN). As an accomplished educator, Dr. Moore’s teaching expertise includes gerontology, nursing fundamentals and nursing research. She is the Counselor of Beta Zeta Chapter-at-Large of Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, executive board member of the UMASS Alumni Association, and is co-chairperson of the Tri-County Partnership of the Alzheimer’s Association.