Degree Institution Field Dates DNS CUNY Graduate Center Doctor of Nursing Science 2011 certificate Lehman College Family Nurse Practitioner exp. date 12/2015 certificate College of Mount Saint Vincent Nursing Education, Post Masters Certificate 2007 MS Mercy College Clinical Nurse Specialist 2005 Mercy College Nursing 1986 non-degree Cochran School of Nursing Registered Nurse- Diploma 1981
Areas of Expertise
- Nursing Education
Medical Surgical Nursing
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Bernadette Amicucci. "What nurse faculty have to say about clinical grading." Teaching and Learning in Nursing. 7 2012: 51-55.
Chapters in Field Of Expertise
M. Lunney, B. Amicucci contributing author. "Critical thinking to achieve positive health outcomes: Nursing case studies and analyses." Response to limitations associated with cardiac disease. 2nd. edition 2009: .
Reviews in Field Of Expertise
"NCLEX-RN Made Incredibly Easy 5th Edition" 2011: .
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Digital Clinical Experiences to Improve Student Learning in a Nursing Assessment Course " June 2015: Baruch College, NYCNECT.
" Digital Clinical Expereinces to Improve student Learning in a Nursing assessment Course " March 2015: St. Francis College, Brooklyn.
" The Positive Use of Power by Nursing Faculty in the Clinical Setting: Results of a Qualitative Study " March 2015: Excelsior College, Albany.
" Service Learning Improving Student Experiences in a Nursing Assessment Course " January 2015: Lilly Conference, Austin Texas.
" CETL Presentation on Assessment for Middle States " September 2014: York College Faculty.
" Research Brown Bag-Clinical Evaluation in the Health Professions " : York College-SHS.
" Clinical Nurse Faculty and the Lived Experience of Clinical Grading " June 2012: NLN/STTI Research in Nursing Education.
" Clinical Nurse Faculty and the Lived Experience of Clinical Grading (Poster) " November 2011: National Organization of Associate Degree Nursing.
" Qualitative Research Symposium " July 2011: , Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center-Nursing and Medical Staff, New York.
" Taking the Pain Out of Post Conference (Poster) " June 2011: Drexel University Nursing Institute, Atlantic City.
" Eastern Nursing Research Society " March 2011: Nurse educators and Researchers, Philadelphia.
" Coming of age with computerized documentation (Poster) " January 2009: Mosby’s Faculty Conference, Orlando, Florida.
" Coming of age with computerized documentation (Poster) " March 2008: Nursing 2008 Symposium, Las Vegas, Nevada-Clinical Nursing Professionals.
" Utilization of a self-confidence tool to tailor a senior level clinical nursing course (Poster) " September 2007: NLN Education Summit, Phoenix, Arizona.
" Self-injury: Information for teens " June 2007: White Plains New York Community Center.
" Self-injurious behavior: Information for nurses " May 2005: White Plains School District Nurses.
" Seizures in the school setting " June 2004: Epilepsy Society Presentation-School Nurses Westchester & Putnam Counties.
Signa Theta Tau, Zeta Omega Research Award, Effects of Perceived Short Staffing on Nurses Morale. November 2014/June 2015: $2000.00.
• C3IRG Community College Collaborative Initiative, Project Title: [565035-1] What is the relationship between the type of standardized admission test(s) used by the C.U.N.Y. Nursing Programs and a student’s successful program completion and passing the RN-NCLEX Examination on the first attempt.. Fall 2014: N/A-Community College Award.
NewYork Community Bank, Expansion of Community Nursing Tele-health and lab for Nursing Students at Queensborough Community College. April 2011: $10,000.00.
Verizon Corporation, A Program to Support Tele-health Capacity for Nursing Students at Queensborough Community College. January 2011: $10,000.00.
Offices Held In Professional Societies
Chair Research and Awards, Zeta Omega Chapter at Large: 2013-present.
President, Graduate Center Nursing Doctorate Alumni Association: 2012-present.
Research Committee Member, NLN-New York: 2014-present.
Vice President Zeta Omega Chapter STTI: 2009-2013.
Charter Member ANA New York: 2013-present.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Post Masters Certificate education as FNP in progress: 2014-present.
Abstract reviewer Eastern Nursing Research Society,: Spring 2015.
Abstract Reviewer, GCNDAA Research Day: Spring 2015.
FNP student volunteer White Plains Community Health Fair: April 2015.
Remote Medical Area Medical Volunteer-Tennessee: July 2014.
Guatemala Medical Mission Trip Participant: February 2014.
Chair of Research Committee, Zeta Omega Chapter STTI: 2013-present.
Foundation for Peace, Medical Mission Co-coordinator and Volunteer in the Dominican Republic: January 2011 and January 2012.
BLS Instructor-American Heart Association: Active since 2004.
Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) issued through National League for Nursing: 2005-present.
Nationally Certified School Nurse (NCSN): 2000-present.