Alice Yang Ho Joins Nursing Faculty
Immaculata University is proud to announce that Alice Yang Ho of Wilmington, DE, has joined the faculty of the Division of Nursing. She will serve as an associate faculty member and clinical coordinator.
Starting her nursing career as a pediatric nurse practitioner for Chinatown Pediatric Services in Philadelphia where she developed standard operating procedures for the nursing office, Alice then spent eight years as the program manager/nurse epidemiologist for the Acute Communicable Disease Control Program for the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. For nearly three years, Alice served as a school nurse in China before accepting the position of clinical nurse and instructor at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia where she then became a pediatric nurse practitioner. Her teaching experience includes serving as an adjunct clinical faculty member for the University of Pennsylvania and for Drexel University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions.
After receiving her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania, Alice continued her studies there earning her M.S.N. through the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program. She earned a graduate certificate in Health Systems Management and Evaluation from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. Alice is a primary care pediatric nurse practitioner, board certified and a member of Sigma Theta Tau International – Alpha Nu Chapter (Nursing Honor Society). As an expert on infectious diseases, she has written and presented extensively on the topic.
Located on the Main Line in scenic Chester County, 20 miles west of Philadelphia, Immaculata University is a Catholic comprehensive, coeducational institution of higher learning. On November 12, 1920, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania granted a college charter at the request of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM) thus making Immaculata the first Catholic women’s college in the region. The IHM Sisters’ mission of educating women for more than 165 years has produced approximately 22,000 alumni worldwide and currently has nearly 3,000 students enrolled in 53 undergraduate majors, seven master’s degree programs, three doctoral degree programs, and over 40 additional professional endorsement, certificate and certification programs. Immaculata University contributes to the development of the whole person of any faith, fostering a commitment to truth, service, justice, and peace.