Faculty Profile

Christine Fitzgerald

Christine G. Fitzgerald

Professor of Health Sciences
Program Director of Health Science Studies


BA, MHS, Quinnipiac University
PhD, University of Connecticut

Introduction to Health Care

Spring 2020


Biomedical Sciences

Phone Number

(203) 582-8688

Mail Drop




Office Location

Echlin Center 222

Quinnipiac University, Health Science Studies BS Program

2010 – 2019

Program Director

Hamden, CT

Quinnipiac University

2006 – 2020

Professor, Health Science

Hamden, CT

Bristol Hospital

1989 – 1993

Respiratory Therapist, Per Diem and Consultant for Staff Education

Bristol, Connecticut

Quinnipiac University

1985 – 2006

Associate Professor, Respiratory Therapy

Hamden, CT

Hospital for Special Care

1980 – 1985

Respiratory Therapist, Per Diem

New Britain, Connecticut

Saint Francis Hospital

1980 – 1985

Respiratory Therapist, Full-time

Hartford, Connecticut

Kreiger, J., Fitzgerald, C., Niekrash, C., The Encyclopedia of Elder Care: The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric and Social Care, Dyspnea (Shortness of Breath), 4th ed., New York, NY (Capezuti, E., Malone, M., Gardner, Kahan, A., and Baumann, S. (eds); Springer Publishing Company 2017).

Fitzgerald, C., Health Professions and Transfer Students: Providing Pathways for Success, New England Transfer Association’s 2016 Conference for High School Advisors , Noeth Haven, CT, Quinnipiac University’s Medical, Nursing, Health Sciences Campus (2016).

National Board for Respiratory Care, Registered Respiratory Therapist