Mary MuscariMuscari_Mary

Associate Professor
Director O'Connor Office of Rural Health Studies
Coordinator Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner & Forensic Health Programs

AB 302
Decker School of Nursing
Binghamton University
Phone: (607) 777-5411

Selected publications:

  • Muscari, M. (in development). Cyberbullying in females. In Frances P. Bernat & Kelly Frailing, (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Women and Crime. Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Muscari, M. (in press). Quick Reference to Parenting and Pediatric Behavioral Challenges for the Advanced Practice Nurse. Springer Publishing.
  • Muscari. M. (2015). Pediatric Nursing Review, 5th edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.
  • Giardino, E. & Muscari, M. (2015). The Problem of Child Abuse and Neglect. In A. Burgess & P. Clements, et al (Eds). Nursing Approach to the Evaluation of Child Maltreatment 2nd Edition. New York: GW Publishing.
  • Muscari, M. (2014). "Bullying and Violence." In B. Melnyk & P. Jensen (Eds.) A Practical Guide to Child and Adolescent Mental Health Screening, Early Intervention and Health Promotion, 2nd Edition." Elsevier.
  • Muscari, M. (2014). Screening for Sexual Assault in Primary Care. Medscape Public Health, March 2014.
  • Muscari, M. (2012). What Nurses Know: PTSD. Demos Health/Demos Medical Publishing.
  • Muscari, M. & Brown, K. (2010). Quick Reference Guide to Child & Adolescent Forensics. Springer Publishing.
  • Brown, K. & Muscari, M. (2010). Quick Reference Guide to Adult & Older Adult Forensics. Springer Publishing. (Winner of an AJN Book of the Year Award 2010)


  • 2005 - present: Governor Appointed Board Member/Evaluator, Pennsylvania Sex Offender Assessment Board
  • 2013 - present: Consulting Member Behavioral Science, & Chair of Victim Family Outreach, American Investigative Society of Cold Cases

Research Interests:

  • Parenting challenges
  • Revenge motivated crime
  • Children as victims and offenders
  • Sexual offending

Last Updated: 11/23/15