David J Derrico

David J Derrico MSN, BSN, CNE, RN

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: Biobehavioral Nursing Science
Business Phone: (352) 273-6085
Business Email: derridj@ufl.edu

About David J Derrico

TEACHING

Professor Derrico teaches adult health nursing didactic and clinical classes to BSN, RN-BSN, and ABC students. The didactic courses taught include pathophysiology and health assessment. Professor Derrico has been honored with numerous teaching awards including ten consecutive outstanding undergraduate teaching awards, three College of Nursing teacher of the year awards, and two Teaching improvement (TIP) awards.

SERVICE

Professor Derrico holds membership in Florida Nurses Association, Oncology Nursing Society, and Sigma Theta Tau International. He has held leadership positions in the local SSTI chapter.

Honors & Awards

College of Nursing Outstanding Faculty Award at Commencement
2009-2015 · UF College of Nursing
College of Nursing Teaching Award Nomination
2007-2015 · UF College of Nursing
Outstanding Nurse Educator
2007 · UF College of Nursing
College of Nursing Teaching Award Nomination
2005 · UF College of Nursing
Outstanding Faculty
2004-2006 · UF College of Nursing
College of Nursing Teaching Award
2004 · UF College of Nursing
Listed
2003 · Academic Keys: Who's Who in Health Sciences Education
College of Nursing Teaching Award Nomination
2002-2003 · Uf College of Nursing
Member
2000-2016 · Florida Nurses Association
Outstanding Faculty
2000-2002 · UF College of Nursing
Member
2000-2001 · American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Who's Who Among American Teachers
1999 · Who's Who Among American Teachers
Teacher of the Year Award
1999 · UF College of Medicine
College of Nursing Teaching Award Nomination
1998 · UF College of Nursing
Teaching Improvement Program Award
1997 · UF College of Nursing
Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching
1996-1998 · UF College of Nursing
Who's Who Among American Teachers
1996 · Who's Who Among American Teachers
Outstanding Junior Faculty
1994-1996 · UF College of Nursing
Teaching Improvement Program Award
1994 · UF College of Nursing
Member
1993-2016 · Oncology Nursing Society
Member
1993-2016 · Sigma Theta Tau
Undergraduate Faculty Advisor
1993-1998 · Sigma Theta Tau – Alpha Theta Chapter
Chairman, Scholarship Committee
1993-1995 · American Association of Critical Care Nurses, North Central Florida Chapter
Chairman, Program Committee
1993-1995 · American Association of Critical Care Nurses, North Central Florida Chapter
Outstanding Pediatric Article
1993-1994 · Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing
Community Nurse of the Year Nomination
1993 · UF College of Nursing
College of Nursing Teaching Award Nomination
1993 · UF College of Nursing
Who's Who in American Nursing
1993 · Who's Who in American Nursing
Board Member
1992-1995 · American Association of Critical Care Nurses, North Central Florida Chapter
Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching
1992-1993 · UF College of Nursing
Critical Care Award
1992 · Hewlitt Packard
Inductee
1992 · Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society, Alpha Theta Chapter
Member
1991 · Graduate Student Council, University of Florida
Meredith Lewis Glover Award
1990 · University of Florida
Nurse of the Year
1990 · SGAH, Gaithersburg, MD
Sailor of the Quarter Nomination
1980-1983 · N/A

Research Profile

Professor Derrico is a clinical nurse specialist in critical care nursing, he holds certification in oncology nursing and has practice experience in both adult and pediatric critical care as well as adult and pediatric medical-surgical nursing. Professor Derrico has expertise in Legal Nurse Consulting and Pathophysiology and Health Assessment.

Education

1990
Masters – CNS/Critical Care Nursing
University of Florida
1985
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
University of the State of New York
1982
AS – Nursing
University of the State of New York
1975
Bachelor of Science – Music Education
West Chester University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6085
Emails:
Business:
derridj@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Mailing:
PO Box 100154
GAINESVILLE, FL 32610
Physical:
HPNP COMPLEX ROOM 3202
GAINESVILLE, FL 32611