Doctor of Nursing Practice Program

DNP Projects

2018:

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2017:

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2016:

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2015:

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2014:

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Poster Presentations:

  • Sara L Bauer, "Evidence Based Care of Homeless Women: A Protocol for Depression"  [view]
  • Regina Cole, "Academic Electronic Health Record System Criteria Relevance and Attitudes toward Adoption in Accredited Schools of Nursing"  [view]
  • Beverly Cotton, "Clinical Skills Training for Sexual Assault Examiners in the Indian Health System"  [view]
  • Karen Hande, "Measuring Endoscopic Performance for Colorectal Cancer Prevention Quality Improvement in a Gastroenterology Practice"  [view]
  • Christina Camille Hudson, "Cultural Expressions of Intergenerational Trauma and Mental Health Nursing Implications for U.S. Health Care Delivery Following Refugee Resettlement: An Integrative Review of the Literature"  [view]
  • Colonel Caroline McGrath, "The Use of Fresh Whole Blood and its Effect on Survival Rates in Massive Trauma: Review of a War Trauma Database"  [view]
  • Cecilia Kennedy Page, "Implementation and Evaluation of a Usability Checklist in the Design of an Electronic Health Record"  [view]
  • Jacqueline Renner-Bangura, "Increasing Influenza Vaccination Rates in Children attending an Urban Family Health Clinic: A Pilot Project"  [view]
  • Laurie Shackleford, "Type 2 Diabetes Prevention in the Vanderbilt Faculty and Staff Health and Wellness Program"  [view]
  • Megan Sheppard, "Assessment of Off-Label Usage of Antipsychotics in Middle Tennessee Nursing Homes"  [view]

2013:

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2012:

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Poster Presentations:

  • Karen Michelle Ardisson, "Evaluation of a Pre-Operative Group Education Class for Patients Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy for Treatment of Prostate Cancer"  [view]
  • Tisha Barzyk, "Wound Management Guidelines for the Orthopaedic Trauma Patient Population"  [view]
  • Heather Caia Hodges, "Development of an Educational Brochure for Premenopausal Women Following Breast or Gynecologic Cancer Treatment"  [view]
  • LaVonne Lynn Funk Johnson, "Development of a Clinical Protocol to Assess the Need for Early Palliative Care Intervention in Veterans Classified as Polytrauma, Seriously Injured or Ill"  [view]
  • John A. Savage Jr.," A Current State Assessment of Anesthesiology Controlled Medication Security in Ambulatory Surgery Centers"  [view]
  • Lisa Scarborough Tallet, " An Integrative Review of the Effect of Behavioral Interventions in Primary Prevention on Global Cardiovascular Disease Risk."  [view]
  • Chizoba Ugbaja, "Assessment of Perceptions and Preferences Influencing Eating Behaviors of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Attending a Rural Community Clinic"  [view]

2011:

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Poster Presentations:

  • Amy Julia Culbertson, "Provider’s Knowledge, Attitudes and Beliefs Regarding Adult Immunizations"  [view]
  • Deborah Ann Currey, "Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention: An Analysis of Controlled Substance Consent Forms/Agreements"  [view]
  • Julianne Zehnder Ewen, "Evaluating Patients With Mild Cognitive Impairment: An Evidence-Based Protocol"  [view]
  • Greta L. Fowinkle, "Evaluation of Selected Components of a Comprehensive Care Model in Pediatric Primary Care."  [view]
  • Kim K. Kuebler, "Comparing Perceived Knowledge of Chronic Disease Management to Quantitative Knowledge Measurement in a Sample of Baccalaureate Nursing Students: Implications for Palliative Care Nursing Education"  [view]
  • Robin Denise Schier, "Barriers and Facilitators of All-Terrain Vehicle Education and Safety Training for Youth Under 16 Years of Age"  [view]

2010:

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Poster Presentations:

  • Tiffany Latham, “Perceptions of Hypertension Awareness and Health Literacy: A Pilot Study”  [PDF]
  • Alane O’Connor, “The Influence of Population Density on the Relationship Between Socioeconomic Status and Diabetes or Coronary Heart Disease”  [PDF]
  • Liz Pratt, “Safe Medication Administration: A Simulation Workshop for Advanced Beginner Nurses”  [PDF]
  • Teresa Richardson, “Transition of Graduates into the Workplace: Evaluation of a Faculty Navigator Program”  [PDF]
  • Lacey Siekas, “Clinical Practice Guidelines: Screening for Anal Cancer in HIV infected Men Who Have Sex With Men”  [PDF]
  • Missi Willmarth, “Maternal Satisfaction with Induction of Labor”  [PDF]
  • Jane Zielinski-Carter, “Evaluation of Alcohol Management Practices in a Community Hospital”  [PDF]

Podium Presentations:

  • Tracy Johnson, Perceptions of Physical Activity in Post-Treatment Head and Neck Cancer Survivors”
  • Rene Love, PREPARE Project Program Evaluation”
  • Andrea Stupka: “Quality Improvement Intervention Using Split-dose Protocol for Bowel Preparation for Colonoscopy”
  • Sharon Holley, “Assessment of Male Partner Needs and Experiences During Labor and Birth”
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  • Tracey Taylor, “Evidence-Based Ambiguity: Evaluation and Comparison of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Utilizing the AGREE Collaboration Instrument”
  • Margie Randall, “Gap Analysis: Transition of Health Care from the Department of Defense to the Department of Veterans Affairs”
  • Molly Bachtel, “The College “Hookup” Culture and Health Issues”
  • Lu Ann Cook, “Correlates of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Women in Residential Dual Diagnosis Mental Healthcare Facility”