Associate Lecturer Christine “Chris” Deatrick serves as site coordinator for the Seminole State College/UCF Concurrent ASN to BSN program. Her PhD research focused on the communicative behaviors of nurse managers concerning medical errors and patient safety. A longtime Florida resident, four-time UCF alumna and Knight nurse, Deatrick was formerly an intercollegiate rowing coach at UCF, Temple University and Stetson University.

  • PhD, University of Central Florida
  • MSN, University of Central Florida
  • BSN, University of Central Florida
  • BS, University of Central Florida
Selected Professional Activities
  • Sigma Honor Society of Nursing

Expertise & Research

  • Acute Care
  • Nursing Education
  • Qualitative Research Methods
Research Areas
  • Quality, Safety & Patient Outcomes