Nancy Chirantona, MSN
Assistant Professor of Nursing Nancy B. Chiarantona has been a member of the Gwynedd Mercy University faculty since 1979 as a freshman-level coordinator for the nursing program. Professor Chiarantona earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing from Villanova University. She also practices as a perioperative staff nurse at Abington Surgical Center and is a member of the American Society of Periansthesia Nurses (ASPAN), the Eastern Pennsylvania Post-Anesthesia Nurses Association (EPANA) and Sigma Theta Tau, the National Nurses Honor Society. Her previous experience includes working as a nursing instructor at GMercyU from 1979 to 1984, per diem staff nurse/medical-surgical at Abington Memorial Hospital, a home care staff nurse for Home Health Services and a staff nurse I/ICU at Holy Redeemer Hospital. Her areas of expertise are medical surgical and perioperative nursing, among others.