First Friday – Seminars in Nursing Scholarship and Research


"First Friday" is a monthly brown-bag research seminar and webinar for faculty and students, featuring guest speakers on timely topics of interest. This session features one of our own Molloy College graduates who has become a nationally recognized nurse researcher in the area of symptom management.


Current Video


Ann Marie Paraszczuk, EdD, RNC-NIC, IBCLC and Karen Hylton-McGuire, PhD, RNC-NIC, IBCLC

 "Identifying Factors Affecting Moth​ers' Breastfeeding Intention and Exclusivity before Hospital Discharge"  As part of a several collaborative research projects, Dr. Ann Marie Paraszczuk and Dr. Karen Hylton-McGuire, who have co-presented at the annual Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) conference (see below), completed a study that examined the factors of mothers' intentions to breastfeed before hospital discharge and their continuing to breastfeed exclusively. These and other breastfeeding research collaborations continue as an academic/practice partnership. Please join us to hear about the project and research partnerships.


First Friday Archive