Mercy Bashir

Professional Details

Title Assistant Professor
Department School of Nursing
Office Harrington Building 221
Phone 978.542.2799
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Recent and Upcoming Courses

NUR 812 Advanced Health Assessment
NUR 836F Adult-gerontology Primary Care I: Clinical Field Experience
NUR 836S Adult-gerontology Nurse Practitioner Seminar 1
NUR 838F Adult-gerontology Primary Care Ii: Clinical Field Experience
NUR 838S Adult-gerontology Nurse Practitioner Seminar II
NUR 855 Population Health and Policy

Professional Biography

Dr. Bashir is an assistant professor in the school of nursing and a practicing board certified adult and gerontological nurse practitioner. She is a proud Salem State University alumni and attained both her Master’s degree in nursing and a Doctorate degree in nursing practice from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Dr. Bashir has extensive clinical background in various health care environments including military service as a combat medic in the US Army during the Operation Iraq Freedom.

Professional Interests

Dr. Bashir’s professional interests include; population health, global health/medical outreach, wellness, chronic disease management and health care quality measures.


Currently coordinates the Graduate MSN Program and teaches courses in the adult gerontological primary care nurse practitioner program; advanced health assessment, population health and policy and adult and gerontological practicum.


Selected Presentations

DNP capstone poster presentation in the 2014 annual northeast regional nurse practitioner conference.

Personal Interests

Travelling, music, reading and running