Colette Dieujuste

Adjunct Faculty
  • School of Nursing
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  • 2018 Ph.D. in Nursing at University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
  • 1991 Master of Science in Perinatal Nursing at Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
  • 1985 Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Columbia Union College, Takoma Park, MD


  • RN

  • PhD

About Me

Dr. Dieujuste has practiced as a staff Nurse in Labor and Delivery. Her clinical expertise is in the area of perinatal and obstetrical nursing and she has been a Perinatal/Child Clinical Nurse Specialist. She has taught across the undergraduate curriculum in a number of courses at Simmons University. She has presented her research locally and nationally.

What I Teach

  • Maternity Nursing
  • Theory & Evidence-Based Practice

Community Engagement

  • MA AWHONN Committee member
  • ENRS 2020 Planning Conference Committee
  • Advisory committee member, Roxbury Community College
  • Mass Morbidity and Mortality Review Committee Mass DPH, Reviewer
  • Postpartum Depression Commission, Mass State House – Member
  • Temple Salem SDA, Family Life Director, Dorchester, MA
  • Atlantic Union Conference Executive Committee, Lancaster, MA


Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • Association of Women's Health Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society


  • Chancellor’s Award, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA; June 2018
  • Excellence in Nursing Education/Teaching Award, New England Regional Black Nurses Association; February 2015
  • Lilian K. Goodman Award, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 5/30/14