faculty profile

Ginny Moore   DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC

Director, Women's Health/Gender-Related NP Specialty
Professor

Bio

Dr. Moore is a board certified Women's Health Nurse Practitioner whose special interest is populations at risk for health disparities. She has taught at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing since 1990, while practicing in a diverse number of settings that include family planning, sexual assault examination, private practice and community-based health care.

Dr. Moore currently serves as project director for the HRSA grant-supported development of sexual assault nurse examiner training for providers in rural communities. She serves as faculty adviser to the Asian Pacific Islander & Desi American Student Nurses Affinity Group and is a member on the Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health board of directors.

Education

  • DNP, Chatham University
  • MSN, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
  • BSN, Western Kentucky University
  • ASN, Western Kentucky University

Representative Publications

Journals

Moore, G., Parker, S., Baksh, L., & Rivas, S. (2021). Opioid use disorder screening for women across the lifespan. Advances in Family Practice Nursing. 3:159-168. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yfpn.2021.01.007

Wayne, K., Lee, A., Kyaw, M., & Moore. G. (2021). Navigating bias against Asian Americans during Covid-19. Women's Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for NPs. 8(5): 15-17. https://www.npwomenshealthcare.com/covid-19-update-navigating-biases-against-asian-americans-during-...

Vaillancourt, S., & Moore. G. (2020). Strategies to decrease fat stigma in women's health. Women's Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for NPs. 8(5): 6-12. https://www.npwomenshealthcare.com/strategies-to-%e2%80%a8decrease-fat-stigma-%e2%80%a8in-womens-hea...

Moore, G., Parker, S., Rivas, S., & Yudasz, S. (2020). Sexual violence screening for women across the lifespan. Advances in Family Practice Nursing. 2: 77-85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yfpn.2020.01.002

Vaillancourt, S., & Moore. G. (2019) Fat Stigma in Women's Health. Journal for Nurse Practitioners. 15(2): 207-208.

Position Statements

Human sex trafficking. NPWH Position Statement, Women's Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for NPs. 5(2): 8-11.2017.

Representative Presentations

Opioid Use Disorder Screening across the Women's Health Lifespan. 24th Annual NPWH Premier Women's Healthcare Conference. Virtual. October 15, 2021.

Fat Stigma in Women's Health. 24th Annual NPWH Premier Women's Healthcare Conference. Virtual. October 15, 2021.

The VEP-SANE program: Innovative access to SANE training. ANE-SANE Impact Symposium. Virtual. September 15, 2021.

Fat Stigma in Women's Health. 2019 AWHONN Convention. Atlanta, GA. June 10, 2019.

Trauma-Informed Care of the Sexual Assault Survivor. 2019 AWHONN Regional Section Conference. Nashville, TN. April 13, 2019.

Preventative Care for Adult Survivors of Sexual Assault. Tennessee Coalition's 16th Annual Conference - Shaping Communities: Creating Connections Across Tennessee. Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence. Franklin, TN. April 9, 2018

Teaching Strategies for the Promotion of Effective Patient Communication in Vulnerable Women. 28th International Nursing Research Congress. Dublin, Ireland. July 29, 2017.

Professional Organizations

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • American Nurses Association/Tennessee Nurses Association (ANA/TNA)
  • Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA)
  • National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health (NPWH)
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty (NONPF)
  • Sigma Theta Tau

Honors/Awards

  • AAPINA Yu (Philip) Xu Mentoring Award, 2021
  • NPWH Inspiration in Education Award, 2021
  • VUSN "Tradition Meets Innovation" Award for Faculty, 2021
  • VUSN Alma Gault Alumni Award for Public Service, 2019
  • March of Dimes Tennessee Chapter Nurse of the Year - Women's Health Award, 2017
  • Tennessee Nurses Association Nursing Excellence in Education Award, 2016