Mary Ann Leavitt
Mary Ann Leavitt, PhD, RN, CCRN-K, CHFN-K, Assistant Professor Dr. Mary Ann Leavitt is one of the first and last professors students meet in FAU’s College of Nursing. She teaches Learning Strategies to help freshman nursing students transition from high school into college. She also teaches seniors their last two medical-surgical courses. Dr. Leavitt’s extensive acute-care practice experience in critical care and cardiology provides a strong base for these courses. Her research work is in collaboration with FAU’s College of Engineering and Computer Science to develop a wearable sensor to help patients with heart failure stay out of the hospital.