Editorial Board

Editorial Board

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Annapoorna Mary  

Research Interest:

Critical Care, Medical Surgical Nursing, Quality care & Evidence Based Practice ; Prediction of Dysfunctional ventilator Weaning Response after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgery; Prediction of Perioperative Risk Factors of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery 30 Day Readmission; Prevention of 30 days Readmission after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

Assistant Professor
The Loewenberg College of Nursing
The University of Memphis
USA

Diane Butler  

Research Interest:

Nurse practitioners implementation of evidence-based practice in primary and acute care; Ethical/legal issues in health care; Health policy; Geriatric health issues; Womens health issues.

Associate Clinical Professor
The Loewenberg College of Nursing
The University of Memphis
USA

Brad Harrell  

Research Interest:

Abdominal compartment syndrome; Intra-abdominal hypertension; Fluid resuscitation; Sexual and gender minorities; LGBT health; Health equity

Director & Assistant Professor
The Loewenberg College of Nursing
The University of Memphis
USA

Cathy Provins  

Research Interest:

Acute Care Nursing; Emergency Cardiovascular Care; Poly pharmacology in the elderly; lived experience of near death events

Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner
Mercer University
USA

Mphuthi Ditaba David  

Research Interest:

Nephrology Nursing Science; Indigenous Knowledge Systems; Health Services Management; Medical and Surgical Nursing Sceince; Occupational Health Nursing Science

Senior Lecturer
Department of Health Studies
University of South Africa
South Africa

Sherry Arvidson  

Research Interest:

Service-learning; Student success; Critical thinking; Nursing education; Cultural competency; Cultural sensitivity; Minority populations

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Nursing
University of Regina
Canada

Beth Culross  

Research Interest:

Geriatric Nursing; Undergraduate Education; Simulation; Interprofessional Education; Rehabilitation

Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
University of Nebraska Medical Center
USA

Wendy J Waldspurger Robb  

Research Interest:

Nursing education and research; Professional leadership; Evidence-based practice; Complementary and alternative therapies; Adult health topics (specifically related to critical and complex care)

Chair & Associate Professor
Nursing Department
Hazel & Walter May Endowed Chair for Excellence in Nursing
USA

Helen Miley  

Research Interest:

Acute care; Critical Care; Adult-Geriatric care; Pathopharmacology; Microbiology

Clinical Associate Professor
College of Nursing
Rutgers School of Nursing
USA

Roberta Christopher  

Research Interest:

QSEN; Quality; Safety; Leadership; Magnet; Informatics; Professional nursing practice; Research; Evidence-based practice; Academia

Assistant Professor
School of Nursing
Jacksonville University
USA

Mokoboto-Zwane Sheila  

Research Interest:

Qualitative research; Mixed methods research; Mental health; Nursing education; Early Childhood Development; Childrens rights; Human rights; Gender issues

Associate Professor
Department of Health Studies
University of South Africa
South Africa

Timothy W Meyers  

Research Interest:

Medical Surgical Nursing; Nurse Education; Infusion Nursing

Professor
College of Nursing
Kent State University
USA

Robert Priharjo  

Research Interest:

Diabetes nursing; Long term conditions; Community health care; Mixed methods; Consultation techniques/skills; Conversation analysis

Senior Lecturer
Department of Health, Social Care and Education Peterborough
Anglia Ruskin University
UK

Amy Garcie  

Research Interest:

Cultural and Ethical Issues in Healthcare; Aromatherapy and the Registered Nurse; Acute Care Nurse; Pediatric Nurse

Assistant Professor
College of Nursing and School of Allied Health
Northwestern State University
USA

Johanna Mmabojalwa Mathibe-Neke  

Research Interest:

Womens Health; Midwifery; Health Sciences Education; Ethics and Health Law

Senior Lecturer
Department of Health Studies
University of South Africa
South Africa

Olimpia Paun  

Research Interest:

Geropsychiatric nursing; Dementia caregivers; Chronic grief; Bereavement; Long-term care; Online interventions

Associate Professor
Department of Community, Systems and Mental Health
Rush University College of Nursing
USA

Lisa A Urban  

Research Interest:

On-line teaching best practices; Creating healthy work environments; Job stress; Obesity management in the elderly population; Improving interprofessional communication and collaboration; Building a framework for information literacy; Leadership and management best practices.

Professor
Department of Nursing
Stevenson University
USA

Leslee H Shepard  

Research Interest:

Transition to Practice; Nursing Education; Academic- Practice Partnerships; Educational Research; Adult Learning

Associate Professor
School of Health Science
Winston Salem State University
USA

Sabah Elsharkawy  

Research Interest:

An anti-infection control program; Non-pharmacological methods for pain relief; Cancer patients; Therapeutic play; Early breastfeeding on micronium and yellow; Pediatric Nursing

Professor
Department of Pediatric Nursing
Ain Shams University
Egypt

Tanya R Friese  

Research Interest:

LGBTQ; Individuals with disabilities; Active duty; Reserve; Retired US military

Assistant Professor
Department of Community, Systems and Mental Health Nursing
Rush University College of Nursing
USA

Shauna Davies  

Research Interest:

Patient-centered technology; Social media; Nursing informatics; High fidelity simulation; General surgery; Abdominal; Cardiovascular thoracic surgeries

Instructor
Faculty of Nursing
University of Regina
Canada

Michelle Edmonds  

Research Interest:

Qualitative research; Teaching strategies; Cultural competence; Transition to practice

Professor
School of Nursing Jacksonville University
USA

Maria C LaFaro  

Research Interest:

Evidence-based practice; Practice change; DNP; LGBT; Transgender; Rapid-Response Teams; Sepsis; Interprofessional collaboration; Nurse Practitioner; Nursing education

Assistant Professor
Department of Clinical Nursing
School of Nursing University of Rochester
USA

Michelle Slater  

Research Interest:

Patient Safety; Quality Improvement; Implementation Science; Education; Leadership; Professional Practice; Evidence Based Practice; Nursing Research; Perioperative & Medical-Surgical Nursing; Health Policy; Interdisciplinary teams; Team STEPPS; Simulation Training; Community & Global Health

Associate Professor
University of Akron
USA

Joan R S McDowell  

Research Interest:

Diabetology; Allied Health Science; Medical Science Nursing

Senior Lecturer
Department of Nursing & Health Care School
University of Glasgow College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences School of Medicine
UK

Marcy C Purnell  

Research Interest:

Medical Genetics, Biotechnology, Biophysics, Oncology, Cell Biology

Assistant Professor
The Loewenberg College of Nursing
University of Memphis
USA

MJ Spagadoros  

Research Interest:

General nursing science; Community nursing science; Psychiatric nursing science; Midwifery

Lecturer
Department of Nursing Science
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
South Africa

Deborah Mattin  

Research Interest:

Adult Primary Care; Leadership; Quality Assurance; Organization Performance Improvement; Information Technology for Achievement of Benchmarks and Improve Outcomes; Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education

Associate Professor
Director Continuing Nursing Education and Director Assessment & Evaluation
The University of Toledo College of Nursing
USA

Joseph Uy Almazan  

Research Interest:

Health Sciences; Gerontology Nursing

Assistant Professor
Department of Nursing
College of Applied Medical Sciences, Majmaah University
Saudi Arabia

Sandra K Leh  

Research Interest:

Qualitative Research; Action Research; Community Based Participatory Research; Focus Groups; Nursing Education; Curriculum Development; Global Health in Nursing Education; Vulnerable Populations; Panel Discussion; Nursing Students? Preconceptions of Community Health; Community Health Nursing Education; Community Health Clinical Experience

Associate Professor
Department of Nursing
Immaculata University
USA

Sherien Ragab Dorgham  

Research Interest:

Nursing education; Critical Care Nursing; Evidence Based Nursing

Associate Professor
College of Nursing Tanta University
Egypt

Olivia Fung  

Research Interest:

Disaster Nursing; Community Health; Public Health; Nursing education; Infection Control

Assistant Professor
School of Nursing The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

Muili Lawal  

Research Interest:

Healthcare policy; Long-term conditions management; Ethics; Nursing education; Diabetes care

Senior Lecturer
College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare, University of West London
UK

Lina Spirgiene  

Research Interest:

Patient Safety; Research; Evidence-based practice; Geriatric Nursing

Associate Professor
Department of Nursing and Care
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Lithuania

Wen Chun Liao  

Research Interest:

Sleep related studies; Empirical care; Neuropathology nursing; Elderly Care; Gerontology

Professor
School and Graduate Institute of Nursing
China Medical University
Taiwan

Olga Naome Makhubela Nkondo  

Research Interest:

Human Rights & health; Women's health; School and Environmental health; Mainstreaming disability; Public health; Maternal & Child health

Associate Professor
Department of Health Studies
University of South Africa
South Africa

Lindiwe Zungu  

Research Interest:

Public health; Occupational health; Environmental health; Epidemiology; Health promotion; Prevention; Disease; Health care; Equity; Quality; Sustainability

Professor
Department of Health Studies
University of South Africa
South Africa

Jestoni Dulva Maniago  

Research Interest:

Nursing education; Micro-organizational behavior; Leadership and Management; Indigenous knowledge; Women's health; Global health; Narrative inquiry

Assistant Professor
Department of Nursing
Majmaah University
Saudi Arabia

Michele Riley Kramer  

Research Interest:

Qualitative; Transpersonal qualitative research method(specifically, organic inquiry); Consciousness; Spirituality and transcendence; Human beings; Roger?s Science of Unitary Human Beings (SUHB); Chaos/ complexity and systems theories; life; CAM/alternative healing; Human transformation

Associate Professor
College of Nursing and Health Professions
Lewis University
USA