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Marivic Torregosa photograph

Marivic Torregosa, PhD,RN, FNP-BC

mtorregosa@tamiu.edu

Position:    
Assistant Professor    
Education:    
PhD in Nursing : University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee    
MSN and FNP : Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Texas    
BSN : University of Bohol-Philippines    
Responsibilities:    
Graduate faculty for MSN program and clinical simulation for senior undergraduate nursing students.    
Hometown:    
Laredo, Texas    
Research:    
Nursing education research (student success among students from diverse backgrounds, simulation), and child obesity.    
Hobbies:    
Music, travel    
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Publications:
   
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.    
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