Elaine Suderio-Tirone

Assistant Professor of Nursing


BSN, Silliman University
FNP, Mount Saint Mary College
DNP, William Paterson University

Office: Aquinas 200F
Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30-4:30 pm
Phone:  845-569-3139


NUR 5230 Advanced Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning
NUR 6290 Pediatric Health Theory and Practicum


Elaine Suderio-Tirone, DNP, FNP-BC is an assistant professor of Nursing at Mount Saint Mary College and a Board Certified Family Nurse Practioner. She is a Pediatric Hospitalist in Vassar Brothers Medical Center and has an extensive clinical experience, serving as a constant pediatric preceptor for NP students. Her passion is to help mold students to become safe and effective clinicians. She has served as an adjunct faculty member at the Mount since 2008 and became a full-time professor in 2017.

Elaine is a volunteer adult and pediatric clinical coordinator for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. She also volunteers for the Healing the Children and travels all over the world to provide free medical care.

Specialization/Areas of Research Interest

Childhood Obesity
Cystic Fibrosis

Memberships and Affiliations

American Nurses Association
New York Nurse Practitioner Association
Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society: Mu Epsilon Chapter


Best Nurse Practitiner in Poughkeepsie, NY
Worldwide Leader in Healthcare 2015
International Nurses Association

Johanna McCarthy Award (Nurse Excellence Award) 2007 
Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Nurse Leader
The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International 2008

Portrait of Elaine Suderio-Tirone, assistant professor of Nursing