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SON Accomplishments​

​2018-2019

Publications

Baird, J., Faul, M., Green, T.C., Howland, J. Adams, C.A., Hodne, M., Bohlen, N. & Mello, M.J. (2019). Evaluation of a Safer Opioid Prescribing Protocol (SOPP) for patients being discharged from a trauma service. Journal of Trauma Nursing, 26 (3), 113-120.

Calvert, P. (2019). Providence VA Medical Center & Rhode Island College School of Nursing Partnership Entry-to-Practice Nurse Residency Program Continuous Improvement Progress Report, submitted to CCNE June 2019.

DiLibero, J. Board of Directors Liaison to the Task Force/ Contributor to: Cain, C., Miller, J. (Eds.) (2019). AACN Scope and Standards for Acute and Critical Care Nursing Practice, 3rded. Aliso, Viejo, CA: AACN.

Fearon-Lynch, J. A., Sethares, K. A., Asselin, M. E., Batty, K., & Stover, C. M. (2019). Effects of guided reflection on diabetes self-care management: A randomized controlled trial. The Diabetes Educator, 45(1), 66-79.

Mock, M. & Sethares, K.A. (2019). Reliability and acceptability of health literacy measurements in community dwelling adults hospitalized with heart failure. Applied Nursing Research, 46, 50-56.

Stalter, AM., Harrington, S., Eardley, DL., DeBlieck, CJ., Blanchette, L., & Whitten, L. (2018, in review). Crosswalk between the Omaha systems and guiding undergraduate public health nursing education documents. Journal of Public Health Nursing. PHN-18-0281.R1

Podium Presentations

Blanchette, L. (June, 2019). Developing a community preceptor Institute for inter-professional clinical       experiences. Podium presentation at ACHNE Annual Institute, Phoneix, AZ. 

DiLibero, J., O’Donoghue, S. (2018). Getting there from Here: Driving Quality Improvement from the Frontline with CSI Academy. Podium Presentation. Horizon’s – American Association of Critical Care Nurses Region 1 Conference. Manchester, NH.

Fearon-Lynch, J., Sethares, K., Asselin, M., Batty, K., & Stover, C. (2019). Effects of guided reflection on diabetes self-care: A randomized controlled study. Eastern Nursing Research Society 31st Annual Scientific Sessions. Providence, RI. 

Galloway, S. (2019). Developing and evaluating a simulation exercise to teach spiritual care to undergraduate nursing students. Eastern Nursing Research Society 31st Annual Scientific Sessions. Providence, RI. 

Huntley-Newby, D. (February 17, 2019). Civil rights and healthcare inequities in the Black Community. Sheldon Street Church, Providence, RI.

Huntley-Newby, D. (May 29,2019). A Conversation: Resilience and Nursing Education: The Power Within. Mansion Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Central Falls, RI.

Hetzel, K. & Smith, K. (2019, May). A Conversation for Families Confronted with Suicide & Suicidal Ideation/Attempts. Annual NAMI Conference, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI. 

McCrane, C., Martins, D., Blanchette, L., Huntley-Newby, D., Desrosiers, R., Magibry, E., & Burbank, P. (June, 2019). Student nurses caring for caregivers: A collaborative practice reaching out to serve the needs of families in Rhode Island. Podium presentation at ACHNE 41st Annual Institute, Phoenix, AZ.

McCrane, C., Martins, D., Blanchette, L., Huntley-Newby, D., Desrosiers, R., Magibry, E., & Burbank, P. (April, 2019). Student nurses caring for caregivers. Podium presentation at the National Lifespan Respite Summit, Buffalo, NY.

Murphy, J. (2019, Jan). Interprofessional Simulation Fellowships. IMSH, Philadelphia, PA

Tumilry, S., Weissman, M., Chapman, S., Gasparri, J., & Gardner, S. (2019). Nurses mapping the route to safety: Experience of an urban based clinic. ANCC Pathway Conference, Orlando FL.

Posters

Desanto-Madeya, S., DiLibero, J., O’Donoghue, S. (2019). Critical Care Nurse’s Attitudes and Perceptions of End-of-Life Care. Eastern Nursing Research Society 31st Annual Scientific Sessions. Providence, RI. 

Hetzel, K., Kichefski, K., Emerson, E. & Smith, K. (2018, October). Eradicating stigma of mental illness across the generations. Poster presentation. Annual Conference of the American Psychiatric Nurses’ Association. Columbus, OH.

Hetzel, K. (2019, June). Eradicating Stigma in Mental Illness. American Psychiatric Nurses Association Conference, Columbus, OH. 

Smith, N., Creamer, C., & Coia B. (2018). Integration of vSims into pediatric simulation clinical curriculum. Poster presentation: INACSL Conference 2018, June 13-16, 2018. Toronto, Canada.

Pelletier, M. & Smith, N. (2018) The school nurse teacher’s role in preventing childhood obesity at school: A literature review of nursing research. Poster presentation: Sigma Theta Tau Leadership Conference. (Location?) 

Molloy P., Dame, L., Misto, K., & Padula, C. (2018). Interprofessional evidenced based strategies to enhance provider and patient interactions during electronic health records use. 8th Annual Nurses at the Wheel Research Conference.

Tumilty, S., Weissman, M., Chapman, S., Gasparri, J., & Gardner, S. (2019). Nurses mapping the route to safety: Experience of an urban based clinic. ANCC Pathway Conference, Orlando FL.

Grant work

Molloy P., Dame, L., Misto, K., & Padula, C. -Worked with other nursing and social work faculty to obtain grant-funding for an Interprofessional Simulation Project (Spring 2018). Results presented at the 8th Annual Nurses at the Wheel Research Conference (Fall 2018)

Blanchette L. - Principal investigator-DEA Lifespan Respite Grant, Co-PI-SIM Funded Community Preceptor Institute Grant

Galloway, S. - Primary Investigator in an Executive Office of Health and Human Service (EOHHS) Grant titled, Intergenerational Service Learning Project

Kuttenplon, D. -Awarded faculty research grant for Women’s Refugee Care monitoring and evaluation research project

Reviewers

Byrd, M. reviewer for (September 20, 2018). Factors associated with the intention to use adult preventive health services using Andersen’s behavioral model, Public Health Nursing.

Griffin, A. reviewer for: Thomas B. Garcia, Garcia T. Miller, & Geoffrey T. Miller, Arrhythmia recognition: The art of interpretation. Jones and Bartlett Publishers 

Mock, M. (2019). Reviewer for ENRS Annual Scientific Sessions. Conference April 3–5, 2019 | Providence, Rhode Island. Transforming the Future of Nursing Research: Imagination, Innovation and Engagement. 

Awards and Appointments

Mendonca, L. – (2019) Elected President-Elect of the National Association of School Nurses 

Mendonca, L. (2019). Awarded yearlong fellowship ANHE (Alliance of Nurses for a Healthy Environment). 

Murphy, J. (2018). Certificate on Ethics in Healthcare. National Catholic Bioethics Center. 

Wilks, M. (2019, May). Inducted as Associate to the American College of Cardiology.

Alumni Awards

Joan Walsh – RIC 2019 Alumni Honor Roll Award, School of Nursing, Rhode Island College. Dr. Walsh is a three time graduate of RIC BSN, MSN and DNP.

Student Presentations

Davis, G. & Costello, J.(2018, September). The impact of smoke free public housing on sick visits and hospitalization for respiratory illness in children Ages 0-12, RI Department of Health, Health Equity Summit, Providence, RI.

Doremus, W. (2019).  Development of a Measure of State Infrastructure for School Nursing Service Delivery (oral presentation).  Annual National Meeting, Association of State School Nurse Consultants. Denver, Colorado, June 25, 2019. 

Doremus, W. (2019).  State Quality Measures for Advancing School-age Population Health (oral presentation)National Association of School Nurses 51st Annual      Conference – Climbing Toward Our Peak. Denver, Colorado, June 28, 2019. 

Maher, M.,Byrd, M., & Costello, J. (2019, April). Evaluation of an HPV vaccination program. Poster presented at the Eastern Nursing Research Society Annual Meeting, Providence, RI. 

Garrison, M. (2018, Sept). Educational program for RNs on mechanical ventilation VTE prophylaxis.  STTI Rising Star, Indianapolis, IN. 

Medeiros, R. (2019). Collaboration and treatment of substance abuse disorders. Spring Honors project. the Eastern Nursing Research Society Annual Meeting, Providence, RI.   

Natareno, K. (2018, Sept). Disaster knowledge and awareness of nurses related to triage. STTI Rising Star, Indianapolis, IN.

Rock, L. (2018, Sept). Assessment of the health promotion of undergraduate nursing students at Rhode Island College: A quantitative and qualitative analysis. STTI Rising Star, Indianapolis, IN.

Salera-Vieira, J. (2019, April). Eastern Nursing Research Society 31st Annual Scientific Sessions. Providence, RI.

Student Honors Projects

Poisson, C. (2018). An exploratory study of Iraq war veterans exposures to burn pits and other war related experiences. Fall Honors project. (S. Ross, Faculty Advisor) 

Meola, A. (2019). Nurses for nursing: Improving confidence and competence of breastfeeding support among baccalaureate nursing students. Spring Honors project. (D. Kutenplon, Faculty Advisor)

Medeiros, R. (2019). Collaboration and treatment of substance abuse disorders. Spring Honors project. (P. Molloy, Faculty Advisor)

​Haley, K. (2019). Perceptions, knowledge, and attitudes of first semester nursing students toward reproductive health and contraceptive education. Spring Honors project. (K. Brennan, Faculty Advisor)​​​​​​​​

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