While assisting with course curriculum revisions, she developed numerous learning games for her course. Turner has 30 years of nursing experience, including 12 years as a nurse practitioner. Admissions Requirements. Lisa Riecke began her academic teaching career at Purdue Global (formerly Kaplan University) in 2015 as an adjunct instructor in the LPN program. Copyright © 2020, Purdue University Global, Inc., a public, nonprofit institution. He started his clinical career with a diploma in nursing and his academic career at Upsala College earning a degree in psychology, followed by studies at the Tulane University School of Tropical Medicine. Laura Shenkman began her career at Purdue Global (formerly Kaplan University) in 2009 as an adjunct nursing professor teaching didactic and clinical courses and acting as a course lead. The student-to-faculty … School of Nursing Faculty Publications . She also is a course lead and chairs a curriculum committee sub-committee on test question writing for the associate’s degree nursing programs. Her main experience was in the intensive care unit and emergency room. Hammond Andrea Gibson serves as the director of programmatic accreditation for the School of Nursing, providing leadership in all nursing-specific accreditation and regulatory requirements. Cynthia Turner is a faculty member in the School of Nursing graduate programs. She also been an integral part of various faculty initiatives including curriculum and policy development, course revisions, and preparation for CCNE accreditation. Royster was among the first graduating class from the University of South Alabama DNP program, and also the first DNP graduates in the state of Alabama. As Assistant Dean of Students, Aaron Page supports students in their academic journey at the Purdue Global School of Nursing. She has served on the board of directors of the American Red Cross in Mississippi and a state nursing organization. Adelman oversees numerous innovations in curriculum, including course revisions, creating new courses, and supporting faculty in these areas. A student’s failure to adhere to standard precautions may result in inability to satisfy the practicum requirements. Michelle Carlson is the nursing business development specialist serving the regional locations in Lincoln, Des Moines, and Cedar Rapids. Strategies for embedding population health concepts into nursing education, Kasey Jordan, Saria Lofton, and Elizabeth Richards. Education: DHSc, Nova Southeastern University; MSN, Yale University, Honors and Achievements: Freeman Foundation Nurse Scholar Award, Research Interests: Health literacy, depression and health issues of uninsured adults. If you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability, please contact HHS. Tony Mangiafico teaches various graduate epidemiology, ethics, research, and clinical courses in the School of Nursing. At Purdue Global, Kathleen Ware currently is the theory, lab, and clinical instructor for nursing fundamentals and mental health areas in the ADN program, and she is a clinical instructor for mental health in the BSN program. Policy information specific to the School of Nursing's graduate programs is noted below. She has been a national and international presenter. Process Evaluation of an Email-based Walking Program with Extension Educators, Elizabeth … She started her academic career at Hamilton College in Nebraska in 2006. She has also served as a consultant on a statewide Department of Public Health project, and is a founder of the statewide planning committee Project Safe Child and a bereavement consultant. What her students say: You are by far the most inspiring instructor I have ever met (and Purdue has some of the best out there). Tomeka Royster is a full-time faculty member in the graduate nursing program and has taught in the BSN, MSN, and DNP programs. Her prior work experiences in practice includes neuro/surgical/trauma intensive care nursing in a level 1 trauma center for 7 years and multiple university instructor roles. She continues her nursing practice in a community health setting. Melissa Burdi became dean and vice president of the Purdue University Global School of Nursing in 2020. Prior to joining Purdue Global, Baumfalk worked in an acute care hospital for 19 years, in numerous capacities from bedside nurse to preceptor and clinical care coordinator. Bullard, Natalie D. Clinical Assistant Professor, Mobile Surgery/Shelter Medicine. PhD Indiana University MS University of Wisconsin BSN Purdue University Diploma Uniontown Hospital School of Nursing Biography. She has also developed policies and procedures and worked closely with community and statewide primary care providers and policymakers. In 2006, she changed paths and started working in Women's Services at Iowa Lutheran Hospital as a maternity nurse. Currently, she is pursuing a certification as a Critical Care Registered Nurse. Purdue e-Pubs. She joined Purdue Global (formerly Kaplan University) in 2008. Education: RN, University of Nebraska Medical Center; MS, Kaplan University (now Purdue University Global), Certifications: Orthopaedic nursing (National Association of Orthopaedic Nursing), Honors and Achievements: Faculty of the Term Award, Customer Service Awards, Kaplan Way Student Success Award. Education: PhD, William Carey University; MSN, Kaplan University (now Purdue University Global); BSN, University of Southern Mississippi, Memberships: Phi Rho Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau. Clinical Assistant Professor. Towne has worked in urology, orthopedics, oncology, renal, geriatrics, long-term care, home health, private duty nursing, and public health nursing. Her primary experience is in maternal-infant nursing. She has taught courses in online and traditional nursing programs for 10 years including pediatrics, maternal-child, adult health, community health, geriatrics, family practice, advanced health assessment, pathophysiology, and nurse practitioner clinical. Education: PhD, Notre Dame of Maryland University; MSN, Indiana University; BSN, University of Indianapolis, Publications: Journal of Nursing Education, Nurse Educator, Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, Certifications: Certified Nurse Educator (National League of Nursing), Honors and Achievements: Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Beta Delta International Honor Society; Kappa Delta Pi, American Nurses Foundation (grant reviewer), nursing journal reviewer, nursing textbook reviewer, Memberships: American Association of Colleges of Nursing, American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Research Interests: Diversity in nursing education; student success. She was advanced to a full-time adjunct position in 2017. She teaches in the Doctor of Nursing Practice program; other responsibilities include curriculum review, course lead duties, and service on the Academic Policies Committee. Her responsibilities include facilitating effective delivery of curricula in the graduate nursing program, primarily in the clinical courses. She was an administrator at a large metropolitan hospital, where she led key initiatives in areas that included patient safety, accreditation, advocacy for professional nursing certification, and attainment of Magnet designation. She has attended and presented at numerous conferences and presented, internationally, nationally, and regionally on best practices in online education. She has over 6 years of experience in curriculum design, test item development, and course review. Discover Online Degrees. She is co-founder of the Shasta County Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) program. Shell currently teaches graduate nursing courses in the family nurse practitioner program at Purdue Global and is course lead. As an RN, Kieffer has worked in medical-surgical nursing, pediatrics, critical care, and home health. Toggle navigation. Buchheit, Teresa M. Continuing Lecturer. Laura Wood teaches various graduate nursing courses, with a special emphasis on nursing education and leadership. He enjoys seeing students reach their fullest potential. Angela Owens joined Purdue Global in April 2019. Her dissertation study focused on the use of the nursing process to address the economic lives of the Roma of Transylvania, Romania, an area where she and her family spent 3 years as missionaries. She is the academic department chair for the MSN non-NP and DNP programs. In addition to Purdue Global's general requirements, you must complete a criminal background check, as required by applicable federal and/or state regulatory agencies. She facilitates the skills labs for courses she teaches and supervises students in the clinical setting. She joined Purdue Global as adjunct faculty and currently is full-time faculty as a lab/simulation coordinator for the Des Moines location. She is currently the family nurse practitioner program lead. She was faculty for 5 years before transitioning to nursing administration, serving as both director of nursing and associate dean of campus nursing. McDonald has authored several publications and a book chapter on nursing education. Her work has resulted in grant funding for nursing program expansion and services to meet the needs of diverse nursing students. Julie Grissom has clinical expertise in the areas of emergency nursing, critical care, adult coronary, and trauma. At Purdue Global, Sheila Rucki is a full-time faculty member in the RN-to-BSN program, subject matter expert for pediatric nursing, and course lead. Education: PhD, William Carey University; DNP, University of South Alabama; MSN, Samford University; BSN, University of Alabama; BS, Samford University. Education: EdD, East Tennessee State University. Education: MSN, Nebraska Wesleyan University; MA, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; BSN, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Nursing Diploma, Mercy Hospital School of Nursing, Certifications: Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse, Legal Nurse Consultant (Kaplan University), Honors and Achievements: Daisy Award, District III Nebraska Nurses Association Nurse of the Day Nominee, Memberships: Lincoln American Heart Association Education Committee, American Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau. By working alongside experts from multiple disciplines within the College of Health and Human Sciences and across Purdue, students and faculty benefit from a collaborative environment that further distinguishes Purdue’s School of Nursing. Manning is an elected member of Faculty Senate and member of the Waiver Committee at Purdue Global. Catherine Black is a full-time faculty member in the ADN program at Purdue Global, where she teaches various courses focusing on fundamentals of nursing and medical surgical nursing as well as pathophysiology, pharmacology, and medical terminology. Wendy Mason was the chair of the MSN program from 2011 to 2013, after which she resumed her position as a professor teaching in the graduate programs. firstname.lastname@example.org . Education: DBA, Northcentral University; MSN/Ed, University of Phoenix. With a strong desire to help people, Kylie Brown, ’20, spent her time at PNW helping fellow students while pursuing a degree … Prior to joining Purdue Global, Wood held roles as a wellness coordinator, court advocate, and pediatric nurse. Previously, she worked in behavioral health, operating room, and intensive care. Colleen has been working at Riley Hospital more recently on a step-down cardiac unit and is thrilled to be back teaching and able to work alongside distinguished colleagues at Purdue University. She oversees the development and implementation of modularized and ExcelTrack curriculum. Frander has held faculty positions in various nursing degree programs and has over 30 years of experience in critical care, palliative care, and community health. Glenna Chickering teaches classes in the School of Nursing. She is also a course lead, active in the curriculum revision process, and has extensive experience in running a variety of nursing simulations. Education of the professional nurse is enriched by a diverse faculty who have clinical expertise and scholarly achievement by participation in continuing education and in professional nursing organizations. She serves as the course lead for transcultural nursing as well as ambulatory care nursing, and teaches the courses in leadership and management and health assessment.. Adell, Deborah PhD, Marywood University. Early in her career as a nurse, she began working with her unit educators, serving as both a preceptor and educator for her units. In addition she was a co-author of a published research study on R+ pramipexole as a mitochondrially focused neuroprotectant: Initial early phase studies in ALS. She is the program lead for the AGNP graduate program and her role is focused on improving processes for student success. She has previously taught a variety of courses in the University’s undergraduate nursing and medical assisting programs. At Purdue Global, she teaches undergraduate courses in the RN-to-BSN program and has overseen the development of the specialty courses in case management and faith community nursing. Roxanne Gould currently teaches community health and nursing fundamentals. Shenkman’s current clinical practice is at the Pender County Health Department in rural North Carolina where she provides primary care and oversees three school based health centers using telemedicine. Education: DNP, Chatham University; MSN, University of Central Florida; BSN, University of Central Florida; ASN Daytona State College, Publications: DNP project on medication adherence accepted for publication in Today's Geriatric Medicine. Current interests include high fidelity simulation in nursing curricula and developing curricula for schools of nursing focused on innovative teaching methods. Lisa Boshart has been a didactic nursing instructor for 8 years. She is a dual board-certified acute care nurse practitioner and family nurse practitioner with teaching experience at the graduate level and clinical expertise in critical care. Lisa Ricker is a full-time nursing professor teaching pediatrics, pediatric clinical, and OB clinical for the Augusta, Maine, and Lincoln, Nebraska, locations. Westville Rucki recently served as associate director of the graduate nursing program at American International College and prepared the initial submission for CCNE accreditation. Previously, Shell was an associate professor at East Tennessee State University, where she maintained an active practice as a nurse practitioner in a variety of settings and roles, and later taught at University of Virginia and Florida Southern College. She served as vice president and president of the South Mississippi Medical Alliance and on the Mississippi State Medical Alliance Board. Known as the 'Cradle of Astronauts,' Purdue University's College of Engineering has produced 25 astronauts, including Neil Armstrong. email@example.com. 866-522-7747 Faculty New Cancer Immunotherapy Shows Promise in Early Research Co-led by CPB Distinguished Professor Friday, December 11th, 2020 - A new approach to cancer immunotherapy has the potential to be a universal treatment for solid tumors, according to researchers at Purdue University, including a Distinguished Professor in Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Comparative Pathobiology. Boshart previously worked more than 20 years as a registered nurse in intensive care units. Education: MSN, Kaplan University (now Purdue University Global); Graduate Certificate, Kaplan University (now Purdue University Global); BSN, Nova Southeastern University; BS, University of Florida, Certifications: Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE). I am so thankful to have had this opportunity to have this class with you. Sarah Brown joined Purdue Global (formerly Kaplan University) as an adjunct instructor for the nurse practitioner program in 2015. Purdue University Global 2020-2021 Catalog | 1 SCHOOL OF NURSING Adell, Deborah PhD, Marywood University Adelman, Deborah PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Akpati, Frank DNP, Medical University of South Carolina Allen, Jessica MSN, Walden University Anderson, Diane DNP, Chatham University Anderson, Lanette JD, West Virginia University College of Law … She is active in community organizations that provide support to the migrant farm workers and she currently serves on the Board of Directors for PATH (Pender Alliance for Teen Health). *STAT 301 , SOC 38200 , SOC 58100, Methods of Social Research II (3) , STAT 50100, Experimental Statistics I (3) , STAT 51100, Statistical Methods (3) , PSY 50000 , or course deemed completed by the School of Nursing Admissions Committee. Ourania Andrisani, PhD. On behalf of the faculty and staff of the College of Nursing, I wish to welcome you to Purdue University Northwest. Metayer formerly practiced in liaison work and admissions coordinating for a large Maine-based long-term care network. Black is active in the Iowa League for Nursing for the past 8 years and a member of the Board of the ILN from 2012-2014, president-elect from 2014 to 2016, and president from 2016 to 2018. Gibson’s past clinical practice was in cardiopulmonary and medical-surgical nursing. She taught as an adjunct instructor at several colleges before becoming a full-time faculty member at Purdue Global (formerly Kaplan University). Purdue School of Nursing graduates impact health and influence health care delivery around the world. Brown is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners since 2006 and is licensed in Florida. Childress, Michael O. Education of the professional nurse is enriched by a diverse faculty who have clinical expertise and scholarly achievement by participation in continuing education and in professional nursing organizations. Education: DNP (in progress), Purdue Global; MSN, Duke University; BSN, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill; PA, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Certifications: Family Nurse Practitioner (American Nurses Credentialing Center), Research Interests: Understanding the issues and concerns of vulnerable populations with a focus on self-efficacy and health promotion practices of women and adolescents. Marilyn McDonald has been a nurse practitioner and nurse educator for over 25 years. Grissom practiced clinically as an RN for over 15 years before beginning her academic career. The college also is home to such pioneers as Amelia Earhart and seven National Medal of Technology and Innovation recipients, as well as 25 past and present National Academy of Engineering members. ExcelTrack Master of Business Administration, View All Criminal Justice Degree Programs, View All Information Technology Degree Programs, ExcelTrack Bachelor of Science (RN-to-BSN), View All Professional Studies Degree Programs. She also serves on several University committees. Hammond Campus 2200 169th Street Hammond, IN 46323 (219) 989-2400 (855) 608-4600.