Patricia Nisbet, DNP, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Mental Health Program Coordinator; Clinical Assistant Professor

Tammy Austin-Ketch

School of Nursing
University at Buffalo
304 B Wende Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079



  • BA English, SUNY at Buffalo
  • BS Nursing, SUNY at Buffalo
  • MS Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, SUNY at Buffalo
  • Certification, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, SUNY at Buffalo
  • DNP, SUNY at Stonybrook

Areas of Research

Children and adolescents with serious persistent mental illness | Persistent depression in female adolescents | Effects of chronic medical illness on families and children | Alcohol use in college age women

Teaching Responsibilities


NUR 563 PMHNP Clinical Practicum: Individual Interventions
NUR 566 PMHNP Clinical Practicum: Group Interventions
NUR 618 Psych/Mental Health Clinical Practicum I
NUR 619 Psych/Mental Health Clinical Practicum II
NUR 568 Clinical Psychopharmacotherapy for Advanced Practice Nursing
NUR 661 Guest lecturer: Child/Adolescent Mental Health


NUR 374L Nursing Therapeutics: Primary Care
NUR 470 Health Maintenance & Restoration, Lecture Child/Adolescent Mental Health
NUR 470L Nursing Therapeutics: Health Maintenance & Restoration
NUR 471 Clinical Seminar: Health Maintenance & Restoration