Karen Bloomfield

Karen Bloomfield
Associate Professor of Nursing
Health & Life Sciences

Office Hours: 

Tuesday: 1:00 pm-1:30 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-10:00 am, 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am-8:30 am, 10:45 am-2:45 pm
Friday: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Monday - 2-3pm at UVA after clinical
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.
  • SDV 100 - Health Sciences
    Assist students in transition to colleges. Provides overviews of college policies, procedures, curricular offerings. Encourages contacts with other students and staff. Assists students toward college success through information regarding effective study habits, career and academic planning, and other college resources available to students. May include English and math placement testing. Strongly recommended for beginning students. Required for graduation.
  • 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.