Office Location: SC-104
|Wednesday||4 PM - 6 PM|
|PhD||University of Southern Mississippi||Nursing Leadership||In-Progress|
|MSN||Chamberlain College of Nursing||Nursing Education||2018|
|BS||Chamberlain College of Nursing||Nursing||2015|
|AAS||New York City College of Technology||Nursing||2012|
|certificate||American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)||Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing||2020|
|certificate||New York Simulation Center for the Health Sciences||Simulation- NYSIM Instructor Course||2020|
|certificate||University of Albany School of Public Health||SCREEN Certification- Discharge Planning||2017|
|certificate||University of Albany School of Public Health||Hospital and Community Patient Review Instrument (H/C PRI)- Discharge Planning||2017|
Areas of Expertise
- Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing
Community/Public Health Nursing
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Non Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise
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Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Presented at the 20th Anniversary Annual CUNY IT Conference- Title: Using Mixed Reality Simulation to Facilitate Teaching Concepts of Health Literacy and the Social Determinants of Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic Track: Virtual Reality & Simulation for Learning " December 3, 2021: Educators, students, professionals interested in technological advancements.
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Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Invited and accepted to join Sigma Theta Thau International Honor Society of Nursing- Gamma Lambda Chapter: 2021.
York College Auxiliary Enterprises Corporation, Inc., Transition to Practice Workshop. September 26, 2022: $1112.24- Funded.
PSC-CUNY, Exploring New Graduate Nurses Level of Preparedness to Address Mental Health Concerns Associated with the Effects of Extreme Weather Events. Dec. 14, 2021: $3,000- Not Funded.
PSC-CUNY, Novice Nurses Experiences With End-Of-Life and Bereavement Care During Covid-19 (Submitted in collaboration with professor Stephanie Store). Dec. 15, 2020: $2,593.40- Not Funded.
Offices Held In Professional Societies
Steering Committee Member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) Diversity Equity and Inclusion Advisory Committee: 2021- Present.
Serving on the Awards and Recognition Committee for the American Psychiatric Nurses Association: 2021 to Present.
Member of the Association of Community Health Nursing Educators (ACHNE): 2021 to Present.
Member of the Queens/Nassau National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI): 2020 to Present.
Member of the American Nurses Association (ANA): 2019 to Present.
Member of the National League of Nursing (NLN): 2019 to Present.
Member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN): 2019 to Present.
Member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA): 2014 to Present.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Passed comprehensive exam in PhD Nursing Leadership Program. Started dissertation work.: Spring 2022.
Research- Co-PI on the York College Health Equity grant project, and member of the advisory panel.: Spring 2022.
Volunteered to play the role of a depressed patient in a CUNY Interprofessional Education virtual simulation: May 7, 2022.
Reviewed the 2022 National Commission to Address Racism in Nursing Foundational Report and submitted feedback.: Feb. 11, 2022.
Attended National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN):Next Generation NCLEX Conference: September 30, 2021.
Volunteered to accompany students and faculty on Lobby Day to speak with NYS senators. Students had the opportunity to advocate about various issues that impact nurses.: April 26, 2022.
Autism Awareness Walk- Participated in the Autism Speaks New York 5K walk to help bring awareness to Autism and raise funds.: April 2, 2022.
Moderated the Queens IPE event located at Queens College: April 1, 2022.
Co-presenter for career day at Queens High School for the Sciences at York College: March 22, 2022.
Moderated the breakout session “The Future is You: Sharing Knowledge & Experience” at the First Annual Health Equity Forum hosted by HHC and CUNY Nursing Leadership: March 18, 2022.
Second year participating in Junior Science and Humanities Symposium- Role: Judge: Feb. 6, 2022.
Provided a presentation to National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) family support group on “What You Need to Know” about psychiatric hospitalizations.: June 7th, 2021.
Abstract Reviewer for the American Public Health Association 2021 Annual Meeting and Expo for the Law Program: Behavioral Health Abstracts: April 2021.
American Psychiatric Nurses Association Awards and Recognition Committee: Reviewed nursing student applications for the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) Board of Directors Student Scholarship Program: April 2021.
NAMI- Legislative Week- Participated in speaking to Nassau County Senator, James Gaughran to advocate for mental health services in Nassau County, Long Island.: February 1, 2021.
Attended Northwell Health 26th Annual Research Virtual Conference: November 12th, 2020.
Attended National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN):Next Generation NCLEX Conference: September 14th, 2020 - September 15th, 2020.
Attended National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) NYS Educational Conference: October 23rd, 2020 - October 24th, 2020.
Attended Conducting Simulation Remotely (Webinar): October 17th, 2020.
Attended American Psychiatric Nursing Association (APNA) Conference: October 4th, 2020.