Karen Bloomfield

Karen Bloomfield
Associate Professor of Nursing
Health & Life Sciences

Office Hours: 

Monday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Tuesday: 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Thursday: 11:00 am-12:30 pm
Friday: 11:00 am-1:30 pm
Wednesday: 4:30pm - 5:30pm at UVA
Keats Science Building: K128

Courses: 

  • NUR 135 - Drug Dosage Calculations
    Focuses on apothecary, metric, household conversion in medication dosage calculation for adult and pediatric clients. Provides a practical approach to learning to calculate and prepare medications and solutions. Includes calculating intravenous flow rates. Prerequisite: Complete MTE 1-5 Student Group placement score or Math 15#, 16#, 17#, 18#. Lecture 1 hour per week.
  • NUR 246 - Parent/Child Nursing
    Develops nursing skills in caring for both well and ill children in a variety of settings. Emphasizes theories of growth and development and the family as a unit. Prerequisite: Completed NUR 201, NUR 202 and PSY 230; corequisite: NUR 246 clinical. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 6 hours. Total 8 hours per week.