Assistant Clinical Professor
Division of Undergraduate Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Co-Op Department
Bellet Building, Rm. 1242
Dr. Jennifer Olszewski is the Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Track Coordinator and a Clinical Assistant Professor in Nursing. Dr. Olszewski began her nursing career in the critical care setting after graduating from Bloomsburg University. After many years in practice, she graduated from LaSalle University with a MSN and Adult Nurse Practitioner. Her extensive clinical practice includes a vast amount of critical care/trauma experience as well as Adult Emergency Department and Primary Care. Additionally, Dr. Olszewski holds certifications and licensure as a registered nurse and Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner.
Dr. Olszewski joined the Drexel University nursing faculty in 2006 and has had a strong concentration in teaching Critical Care and Leadership in Nursing. Her passion includes developing a culture of safety in practice, which has led to the development of a Failure to Rescue simulation experience for all pre-licensure nursing students. Dr. Olszewski received her Doctor of Education from Drexel University's School of Education. Her researched focused on the development of a patient safety curriculum and its influence on the clinical judgment ability of nursing students. Additionally, Dr. Olszewski maintains her nurse practitioner clinical practice in the adult primary care realm.