Claire E. Lindberg, Ph.D., R.N., FNP-BC, ANP-BC
Family and Adult Nurse Practitioner
Waitsfield, Vt 05673
Summary: Nurse Practitioner with experience across the lifespan including women’s health/gyn, adult health, pediatrics, STI and immunizations. Experience working with underserved populations. National and state certification in both Family and Adult specialties. Nurse Educator with extensive academic experience at both graduate and undergraduate level.. Research experience includes Antibiotic Stewardship, HIV/AIDS prevention and other health-related topics.
Nurse Practitioner (volunteer)
People’s Health and Wellness Center
Barre, Vermont 7/2018-present
Family Nurse Practitioner, (academic assignment)
Henry J. Austen Health Center, Trenton, NJ 9/2016 – 9/2017
Family Nurse Practitioner, (volunteer and then as academic assignment)
Trenton Pediatric and Adolescent Treatment Center, Trenton NJ 3/2014-6/2016
Family Nurse Practitioner, part time
Zufalls Health Center/Women’s Health and Counseling Center 2008 and
Somerville, New Jersey 10/2011-3/2014
Family Nurse Practitioner, per diem
Occupational Health, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton 9/2006-1/2016
2 Hamilton Health Place, Hamilton New Jersey 08690
Family Nurse Practitioner, per diem,
Planned Parenthood of Central NJ,
69 East Newman Springs Road, Shrewsbury, New Jersey 07702 7/2008-9/2010
Family Nurse Practitioner, Adolescent Clinic
City of Trenton, Division of Health, Trenton, N.J. 9/2005-6/2008
Director of Clinical Services and Family Nurse Practitioner 9/2000-6/2005
HiTOPS, Princeton, New Jersey
Family Nurse Practitioner
Student Health Center, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, N.J. 9/1999-6/2000
Family Nurse Practitioner
Drew University Health Center, Florham Park, N.J. 9/1999-6/2000
Family Nurse Practitioner
Health & Wellness Center, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, N.J. 9/1997- 6/1998
Perinatal Clinical Specialist, Mercer Medical Center, Trenton, NJ 1988 - 1995
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 7/1993-9/1995
Healthstart Maternity Program Coordinator 9/1989-8/1991
Perinatal Clinical Specialist, Inpatient Obstetrics 1988-8/1989 and
Perinatal Clinical Specialist, Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Program
St. Peter's Medical Center, New Brunswick, N.J. 5/1987-6/1988
Childbirth Educator 5/1981-9/1987
Staff Nurse, Obstetrics 5/1981-9/1987
Rahway Hospital, Rahway, N.J.
Staff Nurse, Medical/Surgical, Gynecology and Obstetrics, 12/1975-5/1981
St. Elizabeth Hospital, Elizabeth, N.J.
Staff Nurse, Medical/Surgical 8/1975-12/1975
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark, N.J.
School of Nursing, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, N.J.
Professor 9/2006- 6/2018
Coordinator, Graduate Division (9/2012-12/2014)
Associate Professor 9/1999- 6/2006
Chair, Division of Advanced Nursing Education and Practice (9/2002 –6/2007)
College of Nursing, Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J.
Assistant Professor, Graduate Division, Primary Care Program – Older Years 9/1998-6/1999
The College of New Jersey, Trenton, New Jersey
Clinician Educator, Family Nurse Practitioner Program 9/1997-6/1998
School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Advancing Care in Serious Illness 9/1997- 8/1998
NIH Grant # T 32 NR07036
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck-Hackensack, N.J
Assistant Professor, Henry P. Becton School of Nursing 9/1995-6/1997
Trenton State College, Trenton, N.J.
Assistant Professor, Adjunct, School of Nursing 9/1994-6/1995
Rutgers, College of Nursing, Newark, N.J.
Research Assistant, Office of AIDS Prevention Research 9/1992-6/1993
Teaching Assistant, Rutgers, College of Nursing, Newark, N.J. 9/1986-6/1987
Clinical Teaching Experience:
Graduate Student Preceptorships
Family and Adult NP Programs, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 1999-present
Adult NP Program, New York University, N.Y., N.Y. 1998-1999
Community Health NP Program, William Patterson College, Wayne, N.J. 1997-1998
Post-Master’s NP Program, Rutgers University, Newark N.J. 1997-1998
CNS Program, U of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pa. 1989-1991
Maternal-Child Health CNS Program, Rutgers College of Nursing, Newark, N.J. 1988-1991
Yoga Teacher, Independent Practitioner 2016 - present
Yoga Teacher 2008-2016
One Yoga Center, E. Windsor NJ
Yoga Teacher 2008-2011
Princeton Center for Yoga and Health, Skillman, N.J.
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, N.J. 9/1999-12/1999
Post-Master’s Course in Pediatrics in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, College of Nursing, Newark, New Jersey
Post-Master’s Certificate, Adult Nurse Practitioner 8/1996-5/1997
Ph.D, Nursing 9/1991-5/1995
Master of Science, Maternal/Child Health Nursing 9/1984-12/1987
SUNY Health Science Center, Brooklyn, New York
Bachelor of Science, Nursing 9/1973-5/1975
Licensure and Certifications:
New Jersey State Board of Nursing State of Pennsylvania Board of Nursing
Certified Nurse Practitioner: Family & Adult Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse Registered Nurse
Vermont Board of Nursing
Licensed Family and Adult Nurse Practitioner
American Nurses Credentialing Center Yoga Alliance
Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-500)
Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner
DEA-X eligible – waiver certificate completed 8/2018
Current Professional Affiliations and Activities:
Sigma Theta Tau - The National Honor Society for Nursing.
American Nurses Association, Vermont State Nurses Association
Vermont Nurse Practitioner Association
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Society for Adolescent Medicine (Fellow)
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health
Awards and Honors:
N.J. State Nurses Association, Annual Research Award 2006
University Research Council Award, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ. 1999
National Research Service Award (Postdoctoral Fellowship). 1997
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. NINR Grant # T 32 NR07036
Association of Women’s Health Obstetrics and Neonatal Nurses District III 1996
Research Grant for: Lindberg, C.& Nolan, L., Women's decision making regarding
elective hysterectomy: A qualitative analysis.
Excellence Fellowship. Rutgers the State University of New Jersey. 1991
Sigma Theta Tau - The National Honor Society for Nursing 1986
Magna Cum Laude, State University of New York 1975
D’Agata, E., Lindberg, C., Lindberg, C. Downham, G, Esposto, B, Shemin, D., Rosen, S. (accepted).
The positive effects of an antimicrobial stewardship program targeting out-patient hemodialysis
facilities. (Funded by AHRQ. 701-***-****. CFDA 923.226. Research on Healthcare Costs Quality and Outcomes. (Subaward))
Lindberg, C, Lanzi, M.C., & Lindberg, K. (2015). Measles: Still a significant health threat. MCN: The
American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 40, 5, 298-305.
Lindberg, C. (2015). Editorial: Evidence-based practice - Be a champion! MCN: The American
Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 40, 4, 209.
Jakubowski, T., Faigenbaum, & Lindberg, C. (2015). Pediatric Nurses and Physical Inactivity: Re-
thinking the evidence. MCN: The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 40, 4, 213-219
Lindberg, C. (2011). Critical Thinking Case for Complexity. In. Crowel, D.M. (2011). Complexity
leadership: Nursing’s role in health care delivery. (pp. 148-150). Philadelphia: F.A. Davis.
Lindberg, C. (2011). Lessons in Complexity Science: Preparing Student Nurses for Practice in Complex
Healthcare Systems. In. Ware Davidson, A., Ray, M., & Turkel, M. (2011). Nursing, caring, and
Complexity Science: for human-environment well being. New York: Springer Publishing
Tansky, C. & Lindberg, C. (2010). Breastfeeding as a pain intervention when immunizing infants.
JNP: The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 6, 4, 287-295.
Lindberg, C., Nash, S., & Lindberg, C. (2008). On the edge: Nursing in the age of complexity.
Lindberg, C. (Curt), & Lindberg, C. (Claire). (2008). Nurses take Note: A Primer on Complexity Science.
In. Lindberg, C. (Claire), Nash, S., & Lindberg, C. (Curt) (Eds). (2008). On the edge: Nursing in
the age of complexity. Bordentown, NJ: PlexusPress.
Lindberg, C. (2006). NP practice: An innovative model of faculty practice and scholarship.
AJNP: The American Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 10, 5, 30-32, 34-36, 41-42.
Lindberg, C. (2006). The experience of physical symptoms among women living with HIV.
Nursing Clinics of North America, 41, 3, 395-405.
Lindberg, C, Lewis-Spruill, C., & Crownover, R. (2006) Barriers to sexual and reproductive health
care: Urban male adolescents speak out. Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, 29, 2, 73-88.
Lindberg, C. (2004). Research Corner: Evidence-based nursing: Advance the art and science
of nursing practice. New Jersey Nurse, Sept/Oct, 5.
Lindberg, C. (2004). Guest Editorial: Access to healthcare for adolescents.
MCN, The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 29, 9.
Lindberg, C. (2003). Emergency contraception: Primary prevention of adolescent pregnancy.
MCN, The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 28, 199-204.
Lindberg, C. (2003). Clinical practice: Primary care management of sexually transmitted urethritis
in adolescent males. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 15, 156-164.
Lindberg, C. & Nolan L. (2001). Women’s decision-making regarding hysterectomy.
Journal of Obstetric, gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing, 30, 607-613.
Lindberg, C. (2000). Knowledge, self-efficacy, coping and condom use among low-income
urban women. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 11, (5), 42-52.
Lindberg, C. (1999). Issues in women's health. In. L. Sherwen, M. Scoloveno, & C. Weingarten (Eds.).
Maternity nursing: Care of the childbearing family (3rd Ed.) (pp. 133-180). Stamford, Conn:
Appleton & Lange.
Lindberg, C. (June 1999 issue). Sexual behavior and condom use among urban women attending
a family planning clinic. Health Care for Women International, 20, 303-314.
Lindberg, C. (1997). Emergency contraception: The nurse’s role in providing postcoital options.
JOGNN 26(2), 145-151.
Lindberg, C. (1996). Pregnancy and HIV: Information for healthcare providers. New Brunswick,
N.J.: New Jersey Women and AIDS Network
Lindberg, C. (1996). Vaginal microbicide under development. NJWAN NEWS, Fall 1996, 3.
(available from New Jersey Women & AIDS Network, New Brunswick, N.J).
Lindberg, C. (1995). Perinatal transmission of HIV infection: How to counsel women.
The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, 20, 207-212.
Lindberg, C. (1995). Correlates of condom use among low-income, urban women.
Doctoral Dissertation. University Microfilms. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, N.J.
Lindberg, C. (1992). Grief response to mid-trimester fetal loss, Journal of Perinatology, XII(2),
Lindberg, C. (1987). Grief response to mid-trimester fetal loss. Unpublished master's thesis,
Rutger's the State University of New Jersey, Newark, N.J.
Selected Recent Presentations
Lindberg, C., Lindberg, C., & Esposito, B. (2017). A Novel Approach to Antibiotic Stewardship in
Outpatient Dialysis Units. Healthcare Associated Infections. Learning from our Past to Protect our
Future. NJ Department of Health & Rutgers School of Public Health. [Invited]
Lindberg, C. (2009). Complexity Science Basics: A (Very) Brief Introduction. On the Edge: Nursing
in the Age of Complexity. 3rd Annual Complexity & Nursing Conference (2009). [National,
Lindberg, C. (2008). Classroom Jazz: Classroom Jazz: Using the Principles of Complexity Science to
Foster Learning in the Classroom. Creating Jazz: Transforming Exchanges in Education &
Practice, A National Conference on Professional Nursing Education and Development. 35th
Annual Professional Nurse Educators Group (PNEG) conference October 17-19, 2008. [National,
Lindberg, C. (2008). HIV and the Elderly: The Aging of the AIDS Epidemic. Advancing Research for the
Older Population. Princeton Healthcare System. 4th Annual Research Day. September 17, 2008.
Lindberg, C. & Lindberg, C. (2008). Primer on Complexity Science. On the Edge: Nursing in the Age of
Complexity. (August 4, 2008). Plexus Institute. Unity Village, Mo. [National, invited]
Nash, S. & Lindberg, C. (2007). Teaching and Learning in a Complexity-Inspired Classroom: Strategies
for Interaction and Participation. The Science of Complexity: In Teaching, Leading & Research.
Plexus Institute. 7/23/2007. [national, refereed].
Lindberg, C. (2007). Panelist: From Theory to Practice: The Exemplar of Nursing. The Science of
Complexity: In Teaching, Leading, & Research. Plexus Institute. 7/23/2007. [national, invited].
Lindberg, C. (2007) Evidence-Based Nursing. New Jersey State Nurses Association Annual Convention.
Lindberg, C. (2006). Evidence-Based Nursing: Power for Nursing Practice. Princeton University
Medical Center, 2nd Annual Research Symposium 9/5/06.
Lindberg, C. (2006). Nursing Care of Patients with Chronic and Complex Conditions. Complexity
Science: Knowledge, Learning and Resources to Advance Nursing Education, Practice and
Leadership. Also presented in 2004
Lindberg, C. (2006). Prevention of Pregnancy After Sexual Assault: A Guide to Emergency
Contraception for the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner. Lecture given to nurses registered
in the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Basic Training Course. Also presented in 2004
Lindberg, C. (2006). Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Guide for the Sexual Assault Nurse
Examiner. Lecture given to nurses registered in the Lecture given to nurses registered
in the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Basic Training Course April-May 2006.
Lindberg, C. (2006). Perinatal Mood Disorders: Psychiatric Illness During Pregnancy and Postpartum.
City of Trenton, Division of Public Health. Sponsored by NJ DHHS & NJ
Maternal Child Health Consortium. (Presented 3 times at varying health centers)
Lindberg, Claire, Lindberg, Curt, & Wiggins, M. (2005). Symposium: Complexity, The Science of
Relationships. Nursing the Profession of Relationships. Scientific Sessions. 38th Biennial
Convention. Sigma Theta Tau International.
Lindberg, C. (2005). Teaching Complexity Science: Nursing Care of Patients with Chronic and
Complex Diseases. Complexity Science: Opportunities for Nursing Education.
American Association of Colleges of Nursing and Plexus Institute.
Lindberg, C. (2004) Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention: Strategies for Improving Contraceptive
Method Adherence. 2004 American College of Nurse Practitioners National Clinical Conference.
Lindberg, C., Casey, K., & Bataille, S. (2004). Development and Testing of a Scale to Measure
Symptom Distress Among Women Living with HIV/AIDS. Building Community Through
Research. 15th International Nursing Research Congress. Sigma Theta Tau.
Lindberg, C. (2002). Primary Healthcare for Adolescents: Innovative Model of Faculty
Practice and Scholarship. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties,
28th Annual Meeting
Lindberg, C. (2002). Pregnancy Prevention for Adolescents: Emergency Contraception.
New Jersey Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
Lindberg, C. (2001). Primary Care for Female Adolescents: Emergency (Post-Coital) Contraception.
Pediatric and Family Practice Departments, Princeton Medical Center, Princeton, N.J.
Lindberg, C. (1999). I Made a Learned, Investigated Decision: Women’s Decision-Making
Regarding Hysterectomy. Association of Women’s Health Obstetrical and Neonatal Nurses,
Lindberg, C. ( 1998). Correlates of Condom Use Among Urban Women. Association of Nurses in
AIDS Care. Eleventh Annual Conference. San Antonio, Texas.
Lindberg, C. (1998). Women’s Decision Making Regarding Hysterectomy. Changing Clinical
Practice Through Investigation. N. J. Section. Association of Women’s Health Obstetrical
and Neonatal Nurses.