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Judith L. Webb, DNP, ANP-BC

Office Location:

Shouse - 229

Phone: (617) 643-9671

Assistant Professor, Nursing

Full-Time Faculty

Judith Webb, DNP, ANP-BC, is Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing and serves as the Coordinator of the Adult/Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Track. Dr. Webb is from Upstate New York where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Science in Nursing from State University of New York Institute of Technology (SUNYIT).

She is board certified as both an Adult Nurse Practitioner and a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner with years of clinical practice experience in a variety of settings, especially with older adults and people of all ages with life-threatening conditions. Dr. Webb teaches courses in the DNP program and is a reader for DNP Capstone Projects.

She earned the Doctor of Nursing Practice from the MGH Institute in 2010. Her doctoral capstone was on long term impact of surrogate decision making after the death of a loved on.


BSN, State University of New York Institute of Technology, Utica, NY
MSN, State University of New York Institute of Technology, Utica, NY
DNP, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA

Research Interest:

  • End of life decision-making
  • Advance directives
  • Clinical education
  • Incentives and barriers to precepting

Publications & Presentations:

Webb, J., Lopez, R., Guarino, A.J. (2015). Barriers and incentives to precepting nurse practitioner students. Journal for Nurse Practitioners. (11)8, 782-789 doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2015.06.003

Webb, J. (2014).  Moving down the funnel: Progression through the DNP capstone project.
Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. (45)9, 384-385.

Webb, J., Stouffer, L. (2014) Religious and spiritual differences within families: Influences on
end-of-life decision-making. Journal for Nurse Practitioners. (10)8, 588-593.

Webb, J., Ahern, R., Kelly, N., et al. (2012). The capstone project: The students’ experiences. In Ahmed, S., Andrist, L., Davis, S., Fuller, V. (Eds.). Redesigning advance practice roles for the 21st century: Education, practice, and policy. New York: Springer.

Webb, J., Guarino, A.J. (2011). Life after the death of a loved one: The impact of surrogate decision making. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. (13)6, 378-386.

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