Faculty Detail

M. Susan Tedesco, MS, RN, CHPN

Senior Associate
M. Susan Tedesco

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642


MS in Nursing Education, 2012. Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester, NY, US

BS in Nursing, 2010. Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester, NY, US

AAS in Nursing, 2002. Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY, US

AS in Business Administration, 1990. Community College of the Finger Lakes, Canandaigua, NY, US


Faculty Appointments: 5/2012 - Current. Instructor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Adult Medical/Surgical). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 8/2011 - 12/2012. Adjunct Faculty. Genesee Community College (Geriatrics). NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/2011 - 10/2012. Palliative Care and Hospice Nurse. Lifetime Care (Home Health Hospice and Palliative Care). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 5/2011 - 8/2011. Adjunct Faculty - Clinical Instructor. Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES (Medication Administration). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 3/2003 - 12/2006. Staff Nurse. Strong Memorial Hospital (Cardiac step-down, electrophysiology). Rochester, NY, US.


Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing (Professional Board Certification)


Baby Loss.
Grief Scape, Lifetime Care

Health Benefits of Reiki.
Unity Hospital's Heart Healthy Fair for Families, Unity Health


Distinguished Future Educator Award.
Roberts Wesleyan College, 2012

Academic Achievement Award.
Roberts Wesleyan College, 2010

Strong Star.
Strong Memorial Hospital, 2006

Excellence in Nursing.
Monroe Community College, 2002

Merit Award for Service Above and Beyond.
Perinton Ambulance Corps, 2000

Outstanding Adult Student Award.
Community College of the Finger Lakes, 1990


Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, member

Genesee Valley Nurses Association, member

Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association, member

American Heart Association, Professional Member

Community Service

Lifetime Care, Volunteer

Open Door Mission, volunteer

Perinton Ambulance Corps, EMT, driver