Viji Suresh

Contributing Faculty
College of Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Dr. Suresh is a family nurse practitioner in a reputed organization. In addition to her Nurse Practitioner role she has taken additional responsibilities by serving as Associate Practice Medical Director by collaborating with Physicians and Nurse Practitioners and other leadership team towards improving quality of care for the patient population we serve. This experience of working with other healthcare providers and leaders. Due to her interest in management, leadership and healthcare delivery, she completed her Masters degree in Healthcare Delivery Science at Dartmouth College and Tucks school of Business. As part of her Doctoral Capstone project she developed and implemented patient education program for COPD patients and evaluated the efficacy of the program in improving health outcomes in a primary care practice. She began her career as an educator and moved on to becoming a healthcare provider. She enjoys teaching online courses and share her experiences and knowledge to students who are future leaders and professionals. She loves outdoors, travel, gardening, and cooking and like to spend time with family and friends.

Courses Taught

NURS 6512 - Advance health Assessment

NURS 6051 - Advance pathophysiology


DNP, University Of Massachusetts

MS, Tuck School of Business & Geisel School of Medicine

MSN, University of Southern Maine


Suresh, V. (2011). Pedometer-Determined Physical Activity of Western Kenyan Children. Pedometer-Determined Physical Activity of Western Kenyan Children