2018 Digital Poster Presentations in Alphabetical Order by Primary Author

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Integration of Mental Health Competencies across NP Curricula: Primary Care and Psychiatric Mental Health

Gabriella Abelard DNP, PMHNP, Pamela Aselton PhD, MPH, FNP-BC, and Raeann LeBlanc DNP, AGPCNP-BC

DNP Family Care Education: Essentials, Evidence of What’s Taught, the Reality of Family Care and Care Needs

Kathryn Hoehn Anderson PhD, ARNP, PMHCNS-BC, LMFT, and Sharon Denham PhD, RN, CNE

Improving Patient Satisfaction and Reducing Readmission Rates with Interprofessional Rounds

Cindy Atkinson DNP, MSN, CNL, Linda Hulton PhD, RN, and Margaret Bagnardi EdD, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNL

Simulation as a Multidisciplinary Team Approach in Health Care Programs in an Urban University Setting

Dawn I. Blue DNP, AGACNP-BC, RN, Geraldine C. Fike DNP, MSN/Ed, RN, CCRN, Jose’ A. Munoz PhD, Guillermo Escalante DSc, MBA, ATC, CSCS, Yeon Kim DNP, MSN, RN, CCRN

Aligning People, Purpose, and Promise: Transforming Healthcare Communities from the Inside-Out Through the Nurse Scholars Academy and Academic Partnerships

Jim D’Alfonso DNP, RN, PhD(h), NEA-BC, FNAP, Priscilla Javed DNP, RN, FACHE, and Jonalyn Wallace DNP, RN-BC, CENP

Involving Patients and Parents in Evidence Based Asthma Care

Jennifer David DNP, APRN, CPNP, Sharon Karp PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, Anna Brown CPNP, and Regena Spratling PhD

Integrating Theory into a Successful DNP Project

Veronica B. Decker, DNP, PMHCNS-BC, MBA, MS, BSN, RN

A Multi-site Project to Compare the Predictive Accuracy of the Cubbin-Jackson and Braden Skin Risk Tool in Critical Care Patients

Jill Delawder MSN, RN, APRN, ACCNS-AG, CCRN, CSC, Samantha Leontie BSN, RN, CCRN, and Ralista Maduro PhD

Utility of the DNP as Trauma Program Manager

Robert J. Dorman DNP, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, C-NPT, CNL

Promoting Excellence in Clinical Practice: The Use of Simulation to Evaluate Doctor of Nursing Practice Nurse Practitioner Competencies

Julianne Doucette DNP, APRN, CPNP, Jan Odiaga DNP, APRN, CPNP, and Amy Marion PhD, APRN, CPNP

One Best Practice: Dedicated Education Units to Maximize Student Clinical Engagement

Janice Floyd DNP, MSN, MBA, BSN, and Mary Anne Modrcin PhD, MSN, RN

Facilitating Entry into Doctoral Education

Mark Foster DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Prevalence of Cervical Cancer Over-Screening

Mary Franklin DNP, CNM, Allison Webel PhD, RN, Carol Kelley PhD, RN, CNP, David Kaelber PhD, MD, and Jill Evans MSN, RN-BC

Applying Orem’s Theory of Self Care to Identify Effective Pain Management

Margaret A. Gehring DNP, MSN, FNP-BC, Cathy Arvidson PhD, FNP-BC, APRN, FAANP, and Michael Parchman MD, PhD

Identifying Best Practice for Healthcare Providers Caring for Autistic Children Perioperatively

Margaret Gettis DNP, CPNP-PC, Katherine Wittling BSN, RN, CAPA, Jessica Palumbo Dufur BS, CCLS, CEIM, and Ashely McClain BS, CCLS

Family Witnessed Resuscitation in the Emergency Department Setting: A Pilot Project in a Regional Cardiac Hospital

Sarah Gravel DNP, APRN, NP-C, Gwendolyn Miller DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, and Aimee Vael DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Stress Manifestation in Patients and Families After  Critical Illness

Diane Hamilton DNP, MN, BSN, CCRN, NEA-BC, CNE, RN, Brenda Wihite BSN, RN, Karen Frefe SWR, MN, BSN, RN, Kimberly Hart BA, CCRN, RN, and Ruyun Jun MD, MCR

Failing a Newborn Hearing Screening: What’s Next?

Courtney Bartz Harrell DNP, CRNA

Getting Your DNP Project Published

Rodney Hicks PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN

Using Provider Coaching to Improve Health Literacy

C. Holman DNP, FNP-C, L. Week PhD, FNP-BC, and S. Kelley DNP, CRNP

Improving Hospital Throughput: Can the Implementation of Interprofessional Rounds Improve Throughput Efficiency

Rebecca Howdyshell DNP, CNL, RN, Linda Hulton PhD, RN, and Margaret Bagnardi EdD, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNL

Preparing Nurse Practitioner Students to Deliver Bad News

Rhonda Coffman DNP, APRN-NP, Lindsay Iverson DNP, APRN, Meghan Potthoff PhD, APRN-NP, and Susan Connelly DNP, APRN-NP

From Evidence to Practice:   CardioMEMS Implementation Strategy in Real-World Practice

Sun Min Kim DNP, FNP-BC, Geir Frivold MD, FACC, and Marrlyam Moten MD, FACC

Group DNP Projects: Connecting Students, Service, and Community to Improve Health Outcomes

Carol Ann King DNP, FNP-BC, and Michelle Taylor-Skipper DNP, FNP-BC

Sustainability of the DNP Project: A Look at Deterring Barriers and their Linkage to Practice

Colleen Manzetti DNP, CNE, CNLCP, and Cheryl Hollema DNP, FNP-BC

Job Satisfaction of Home Health Nurses

Delores “Dede” McCreary DNP, MS, RN, CNE, Kimberly Van Haitsma PhD, Kelly A. Wolgast DNP, RN, FACHE, FAAN, and Kristen A. Altdoerffer DNP, CRNP, CPNP-PC

The Use of Social Media and Interprofessional Collaboration as an Intervention to Improve Population Health Outcomes and Quality of Life in WISEWOMAN Programs

Elizabeth Myers DNP, MSN, FNP-BC, Shannon Lizer PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, Carol Perenchio DNP, FNP-BC, Clarence Parks, MD, and Diane Marie Reinhold, MPH, MS, RDN

Development and Evaluation of a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Residency Program


Physical Activity: Utilizing Guidelines to Promote Health Among Pregnant Women

Sharon Puchalski DNP, WHNP-BC, and Toni Tortorella-Genova DNP, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioners’ Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perceptions Regarding Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Treatment

Tiffany-Mae Purdy DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC, Myrtle McCulloch PhD, RDN, Reed Dimmitt MD, MSPH, and Jane Fall-Dickson PhD, RN, AOCN

Human Papillomavirus: Does Increased Health Care Provider Knowledge Result in Increased Vaccine Uptake?

Paige T. Russell DNP, NP-C, and Cathy R. Arvidson PhD, FNP-BC, APRN, FAANP

Improving Health Literacy

Molly Toon DNP, CPNP-PC, RN

Creating and Sustaining QUALITY in DNP Projects: Practical Tips

Tracy Vitale DNP, RNC-OB, C-EFM, NE-BC, and Molly J. Bradshaw DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC

Improving Screening Mammogram Rates Among Low-Income Hispanic Women in Primary Care Clinics

Tammy Walker-Smith DNP, MHA, MSN, APRN, FNP, Sara Baldwin PhD, PHNA-BC, RN, and Christina Murphey PhD, RNC-OB