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Alison M. Dura, MS, RN

Assistant Director, Undergraduate Programs/Clinical Lecturer

Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences


Alison Dura is a clinical lecturer at Binghamton University's Decker School of Nursing. Her clinical practice has taken place in Pennsylvania, New York and Virginia, and has included medical, telemetry and cardiac areas, including bone marrow transplant.

She has been teaching in the undergraduate program here at the Decker School since 1992, initially as a part-time clinical instructor and then moving to classroom teacher and course coordinator. She has experience in large and small classroom settings, as well as online course development, delivery and management.


  • MS, nursing, University of Rochester
  • BS, nursing, University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests

  • Simulation for nursing education

Clinical Interests

  • Adult inpatient medical and surgical care

Teaching Interests

  • Adult medical-surgical care
  • Pharmacology in nursing
  • Curriculum design and effectiveness
  • Online course design and implementation