Daria Waszak, DNP, RN, CNE CEN, COHN-S

Licensed in New Jersey and New York
Certified Nurse Educator, National League for Nursing
Certified Emergency Nurse, Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing
Certified Occupational Health Nurse - Specialist, American Board of Occupational Health Nurses
E-Learning Certificate, Felician University

Clinical Area of Specialization

Occupational and environmental health, emergency, forensics

Professional Presentations/Scholarly Activities

Regular Contributor, Working Nurse Magazine. (2010-Present)
Margaret M. Dick Quasi-Endowed Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing (2016)
Enid Goldberg Award, Sigma Theta Tau Eta Chapter (2016)
Lois Norton Award, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing (2015)


Poster Presenter, “Evidence-Based Education for Patients Prescribed an Opioid, “ American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN, April 2018.
Waszak, D.L. & Fennimore, L.A. (2018). A quality improvement project to improve the quality of education provided by nurses to emergency department patients prescribed an opioid analgesic at discharge. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 44(4), 336-344.
Waszak D.L. & Fennimore, L.A. (2018). Achieving the IOM’s six aims of quality in the midst of the opioid crisis: Considerations for the Emergency Department. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 43(6), 512-518.
Waszak, D.L. & Holmes, A.M. (2017, Sept). The unique health needs of post-911 veterans: An evidence-based literature review. Workplace Health & Safety, 65(9), 430-444.
Book Contributor. (2016), Chapter 14: Forensic Examination of the Sexual Assault. In Suspect Sexual Assault Victimization Across the Life Span, 2nd Ed, Vol 1: Investigation, Diagnosis, and the Multidisciplinary Team. Florissant, MO: STM Learning.
Office Location:
Obal Hall, Room 203, Second floor
Contact Phone:
(201) 559-6090
Contact Email:


DNP, University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA
MSN, University of California Los Angeles, School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA
BSN, San Diego State University, School of Nursing, San Diego, CA