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Mark Vega

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • ​MSN, RN

  • School of Nursing
  • (773) 325-3827
  • ​990 W. Fullerton, room 3005E

Specialization and Interests

  • ​Psychiatric-mental health nursing.
  • ​Verbal de-escalation and crisis intervention.
  • Pharmacogenetics testing for clients with mental illness.
  • Application of the Tidal Model of Mental Health Recovery.
  • The effects of gun violence on mental health in urban populations.
  • The effects of food insecurity on mental health in urban populations.
  • Motivational interviewing.
  • Interprofessional education.
  • Incorporating interprofessional collaboration into simulation education for nursing students.
  • The application of clinical judgment models in pre-licensure nursing education. 

DePaul Affiliations
  • Admission, Progression, Retention Committee Member, School of Nursing
Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Psychological Association
  • Interprofessional Education Collaborative
  • National Association of Hispanic Nurses
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness
  • National League for Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau International