faculty profile

Julia Phillippi   PhD, CNM, FACNM, FAAN

Assistant Professor

Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Facilitators of access to prenatal care
  • Interprofessional team-based prenatal care
  • Innovative formats for midwifery & nursing education

Grants

Interprofessional Perinatal Consults to Improve Communication Quality, Satisfaction, and Team Cohesion: A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Collaboration for Antepartum Risk Evaluation (CARE) Model, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, AHRQ Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award - 1K08HS024733-01A1.

Interprofessional Collaborative Simulation: Education Experience for Nursing and Divinity Students, Sigma Theta Tau International - Iota Chapter

American Association of Birth Centers Foundation Open Access Grant, American Association of Birth Centers, Grant to fund open access for the article Maternal Outcomes in Birth Centers, 2015

VUMC Faculty Research Scholars Award. Internal funding through the Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research. 2/1/2016 - present. Role: PI - Similar to an internal K, this grant funded workload and research support

American Association of Birth Centers Foundation Open Access Grant. Funded by the American Association of Birth Centers. Grant to fund open access for the article Maternal Outcomes in Birth Centers

Patient-Centered, Interprofessional Care in Pregnancy: A Feasibility Study (VR11731). Funded by Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (VICTR). Role: PI

Midwifery Through a New Lens. Funded by the Vanderbilt Institute of Digital Learning . Role: PI for this educational innovations grant

Facilitators of Prenatal Care Access. Funded by the Meharry-Vanderbilt Community Engaged Research Core. Role: PI

Sigma Theta Tau International Gamma Chi Chapter Grant for Research. Spring 2011

Sigma Theta Tau International Chapter Iota Chapter Grant for Research; Spring 2011

Representative Publications

Journals

Phillippi, J.C, Likis, F.E., & Tilden,E.L. (In Press) The Authorship Grids: Practical Tools to Facilitate Collaboration and Ethical Publication. Research in Nursing & Health. Publication in print due in April 2018

Phillippi, J.C., Danhausen, K., Alliman, J., & Phillippi, R.D. (In Press) Neonatal Outcomes in the Birth Center Setting: A Systematic Review. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health.

Sanders, B.D., Davis, M., Holley, S.H., & Phillippi, J.C. (Online Ahead of Print). Pregnancy Associated Stroke. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health.

Phillippi, J.C. Hartmann, K.E.. (Online Ahead of Print) Differentiating Research, Quality Improvement, and Case Studies to Ethically Incorporate Pregnant Women Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health. (2017 Impact Factor 1.5)

Hande, K. & Phillippi, J.C. (Online Ahead of Print). DNP Project Timeline Template: A Guide for Successful Completion. Nurse Educator. (2017 Impact Factor 1.372)

Phillippi, J.C. & Lauderdale, J. (2018). A Guide to Field Notes for Qualitative Research: Context and Conversation. Qualitative Health Research 28(3), 381-388. (2015 Impact Factor 2.036)

Hande, K., Christenbery, T, & Phillippi J.C. (2017). Appreciative Advising: An Innovative Approach to Advising DNP Students. Nurse Educator 42(6), E1-E3.
A video describing our results was requested and is available at: http://journals.lww.com/nurseeducatoronline/pages/videogallery.aspx?videoId=96&autoPlay=true

Phillippi, J.C., Neal, J. Carlson, N., Beil, F. Snowden, J., & Tilden, E. (2017). Utilizing Datasets to Advance Perinatal Research. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 62(5),545-561. DOI:10.1111/jmwh.12640

*Neal J.L., Lowe N.K., Phillippi J.C., Ryan S.L., Knupp A.M., Dietrich M.S., Thung S.F. (2017). Likelihood of cesarean delivery after applying leading active labor diagnostic guidelines. Birth, 44(2), 128-136.

Hande, K., Beuscher, L., Allison, T., Phillippi, J.C. (2017). Navigating DNP Student Needs: Faculty Advising Competencies and Effective Strategies. Nurse Educator, 42, 147-150. (2017 Impact Factor 1.372)

Hachey, L. & Phillippi, J.C. (2017). Identification and Management of Human Trafficking Victims in the Emergency Department. Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, 39(1), 31-51. - This article was selected by the journal editor to be featured in 2017 edition of the International Academy of Nurse Editors Virtual Journal.

*Freytsis, M., Phillippi, J.C., Cox, K. Romano, A., & Cragin, L. (2017). ACNM Clarity in Collaboration Project: Defining Midwifery Care in Collaborative Care Models. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 62(1), 101-108.

*Phillippi, J.C., Holley, S.H., Schorn, M.N., Lauderdale, J. Roumie, C.L., Bennett, K. (2016). On the Same Page: A Novel Interprofessional Model of Patient-Centered Perinatal Consultation Visits. Journal of Perinatology, 36, 932-938. DOI 10.1038/jp.2016.124 (2015 Impact Factor 2.087)

Phillippi, J.C., Hande, K, Allison, T. (2016) The Literature Table as a Prompt for Careful Appraisal. Journal of Nursing Education, 55(10), 599-600. DOI: 10.3928/01484834-20160914-13

Phillippi, J.C., Holley, S.L., Morad, A., & Collins, M.R. (2016). Interprofessional Collaboration to Prevent Vitamin K Deficiency Bleeding. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 61(5), 632-636. A Share with Women handout on this content was created and is open access to encourage use of Vitamin K prophylaxis.
This article is featured as an exemplar for other authors on the JMWH website.

*Oster, M. E., Aucott, S. W., Glidewell, J., Hackell, J., Kochilas, L., Martin, G. R., Phillippi, J.C., Pinto, N.M., Saarinen, A., Sontag, M., Kemper, A. R. (2016). Lessons Learned from Newborn Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Defects. Pediatrics, 137(5), e20154573. doi:10.1542/peds.2015-4573 (2014 Impact Factor 5.47)
Referenced on the CDC website.

*Phillippi, J.C., Holley, S.L., Payne, K., Schorn, M.N., Karp, S.M. (2016). Facilitators of Prenatal Care in an Exemplar Urban Clinic. Women and Birth, 29(2), 160-167.

Alliman, J. & Phillippi J.C. (2016) Maternal Outcomes in Birth Centers: An Integrative Review of the Literature. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 61(1), 21-51.
This article was the 8th most read article for the journal in 2016.

Phillippi, J.C., Buxton, M., Overstreet, M. (2015) Interprofessional Simulation of a Retained Placenta and Postpartum Hemorrhage. Nurse Education in Practice 15(4), 333-338.

Phillippi, J.C., Barger, M. (2015) Midwives as Primary Care Providers for Women. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 60(3), 250-257. - Invited manuscript.

Lange-Kessler, J. & Phillippi, J.C. (2015). Incorporating a Primary Care Practicum in Midwifery Education. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 60(3), 258-262.

Moore-Davis, T., Schorn, M.N., Collins, M.C., Phillippi, J.C., Holley, S. (2015) Team-Based Learning for Midwifery Education. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 60(3), 291-297.

Phillippi, J.C., Schorn, M.N., Moore-Davis, T. (2015) The APGAR Rubric for Scoring Online Discussion Boards. Nurse Education in Practice, 15, 239-242. 
 
Murphy, H. & Phillippi, J.C. (2015). Isolated intracardiac echogenic focus on routine ultrasound: Implications for practice. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 60(1), 83-88.

Buxton, M.B., Phillippi, J.C. & Collins, M.C. (2015). Simulation: A new approach to teaching ethics in midwifery education. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 60(1), 70-74.

Castillo, M.J. & Phillippi, J.C. (2015). Hyperemesis gravidarum: A holistic overview and approach to clinical assessment and management. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 29(1), 12-22. - Chosen for CEUs 

Phillippi, J.C., Myers, C.R., & Schorn, M.N. (2014). Facilitators of prenatal care access in rural Appalachia. Women and Birth, 27, e28-e35. 

Phillippi, J.C. & Buxton, M. (2014). Twitter as a Study Prompt: Engaging Adult Learners on the Go. Journal of Nursing Education, 53(6), 363. 

Schorn, M.N. & Phillippi, J.C. (2014). Volume replacement following severe postpartum hemorrhage. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 59(3), 336-343

Germano, E, Schorn, M.N., Phillippi, J.C., & Schuilling, K. (2014). Factors that Influence Midwives to Serve as Preceptors: An American College of Nurse-Midwives Survey. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 59(2): 167-175. 
 
Phillippi, J.C. & Avery, M. (2014). The Core Competencies for Basic Midwifery Practice of the American College of Nurse-Midwives: History and 2012 revision. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 59(1), 82-90. 

Wilbeck, J., Phillippi, JC, & Schorn, MN (2014) Teaching management of the unexpected birth: Application of multi-modal techniques. Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, 36(1), 87-96.

Phillippi, J.C., Roman, M. (2013) The Motivation and Facilitation Theory of Prenatal Care Access. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health,58(5), 509-515. 

Phillippi, J.C., Myers, C.R. (2013) Reasons women in Appalachia decline CenteringPregnancy care. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health,58(5), 516-522. 

Phillippi, J.C., Bull, A, Holley, S. 0 (2013) Expanding primary care opportunities: Simulation for clinical reasoning. Journal of Nursing Education, 52 (5), 299-302. 

Phillippi, J.C. & Schorn, M.N. (2011) Course Revision: From Unidirectional Knowledge to Dynamic Application. Journal of Nursing Education, 49(7), 410-413. 
 
Phillippi, J.C. & Wyatt, T. (2011). Smartphones in Nursing Education. Computers, Informatics & Nursing, 29(8), 449-454. 

Phillippi, J.C. & Buxton, M. (2010). Web 2.0: Easy tools for busy clinicians. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 55, 472-476. 

Phillippi, J.C. (2010). Transformative learning in healthcare. PAACE Journal of Lifelong Learning, 19, 39-54. 

Phillippi, J.C., Alliman, JA, & Bauer, K. (2009). The American Association of Birth Centers: History, membership and current initiatives. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 54(5), 387-392. 2009 Impact Factor 1.127

Phillippi, J.C. (2009). Women's perceptions of access to prenatal care in the United States: A literature review. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 54(3), 219-225. 2009 Impact Factor 1.127

Book Chapters

Phillippi, J.C. (In Press). Chapter 15: Reproductive tract and sexually transmitted infections in T. King & M. Brucker (Eds.) Varney's Midwifery, 6th Edition. Burlington MA: Jones & Bartlett.

Danhausen, K., Phillippi, J.C. & McCance, K.L. (In Press). Chapter 24: Alterations of female reproductive systems in K.L. McCance & S.E. Huether (Eds.) Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 8th ed. Maryland Heights, MO: Elsevier.

Phillippi, J.C. & Danhausen, K. (In Press). Chapter 26: Sexually transmitted infections in K.L. McCance & S.E. Huether (Eds.) Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7th ed. Maryland Heights, MO: Elsevier.

Phillippi, J.C. & Danhausen, K. (2017). Clinical Outcomes in Birth Centers in L. Cole and M. Avery (Eds.) Freestanding Birth Centers: Innovation, Evidence, Optimal Outcomes. New York: Springer.

Phillippi, J.C. & Castillo, M. (2017) Chapter 7: Facilitating Access to Midwifery-Led Prenatal and Postpartum Care in B. Anderson (Ed.) Best Practices in Midwifery, 2nd ed. New York: Springer.

Phillippi, J.C (2017). Chapter 30: Diagnosis of Pregnancy and Overview of Prenatal Care in K. Schuiling & F. Likis (Eds.) Women?s Gynecologic Health 3rd ed. Burlington, MA: Jones & Barlett. 

Phillippi, J.C. (2013). Chapter 15: Reproductive tract and sexually transmitted infections in T. King & M. Brucker (Eds.) Varney?s Midwifery, 5th Edition. Burlington MA: Jones & Bartlett, p 431-475.

Phillippi, J.C., Latendresse, G.A., & McCance, K.L. (2014). Chapter 24: Alterations of female reproductive systems in K.L. McCance & S.E. Huether (Eds.) Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7th ed. Maryland Heights, MO: Elsevier, p 800-884. 
 
Phillippi, J.C. & Lantendresse, G.A. (2014). Chapter 26: Sexually transmitted infections in K.L. McCance & S.E. Huether (Eds.) Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7th ed. Maryland Heights, MO: Elsevier, p 918-944.

Reviewer

  • Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health
  • Midwifery 6/2013
  • Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing
  • Nursing Education in Practice
  • Women & Birth
  • Maternal Child Health Journal
  • Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing
  • Nursing Research
  • PLOS One

Professional Organizations

  • American Nurses Association 
  • AcademyHealth 
  • American Association of Birth Centers 
  • Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science 
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) member -
  • Tennessee Chapter of the ACNM Member - 2000-present
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society
    • Iota Chapter Member - 1999, 2007-present
    • Gamma Chapter Member - 2010-present
  • Tennessee Nurses Association 

Honors/Awards

  • Nurse of the Year for Research - Middle Tennessee March of Dimes, 2016
  • Center for Health Services Research Scholar - 2/2015-present
  • Dean's Award for Recognition of Faculty Achievement in Informatics, Vanderbilt School of Nursing, 2015
  • Excellence in Teaching Award 2014, American College of Nurse Midwives Foundation, 2014
  • Inducted in the Fellowship of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, 2013
  • Martha E. Rogers Excellence in Scholarship Award, University of TN Knoxville College of Nursing, 2011
  • Rising Star Award, Sigma Theta Tau, 2011
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, American College of Nurse Midwives Foundation, 2007
  • Kitty Ernst Award, American College of Nurse Midwives, 2005
  • W. Newton Long Award, American College of Nurse Midwives Foundation, 2005