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Examining the threats of our time...locally, regionally, and globally.

Therese S. Richmond, PhD, CRNP, FAAN
Associate Professor of Trauma & Critical Care Nursing


  • Recovery following Injury
  • Psychiatric effects of injury
  • Firearm violence


  • PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1995
  • MSN, Catholic University of America, 1982
  • BSN, University of Delaware, 1977

Positions Held

  • Associate Professor of Trauma & Critical Care Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 2000-present
  • Assistant Professor of Trauma & Critical Care Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 1997-2000
  • Lecturer, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 1995-1997
  • Staff Nurse, Neurosensory Intensive Care Unit, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 1991-1996

Professional Service/Activities

  • Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1997-present
  • Fellow, Jerry Lee Center of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, 2000 -present
  • Research Director, Firearm Injury Center at the University of Pennsylvania, 1997–present
  • Annual Program Committee, International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, 2002
  • Research Work Group, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, 1997-1998

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