Associate Professor and Chair
Office Location: SC-104
|certificate||Drexel Univeristy||Simulation||August 2017|
|non-degree||TeamSTEPPS, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System||Master Trainer||April 2013|
|EdD||Teacher's College, Columbia University||Organization & Leadership||2007|
|MA||Teacher's College, Columbia University||Organization & Leadership||2002|
|AAS||Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing||Nursing||1989|
Areas of Expertise
- Innovations in Teaching
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Wright, R., Tinnon, E., & Newton, R.. "Evaluation of vSim for Nursing® in an Adult Health Nursing Course: A Multi-site Pilot Study." Computers, Informatics, Nursing. 36(2) 2018: 84-89.
Mathew, L., McFarquhar, C., & Wright, R.. "Facilitating NCLEX-RN Success Using Model ACHIEVE in a Community Based Program for Internationally Prepared Nurses." International Journal of Nursing Education. 7(1) 2015: 116-119.
Bai, X., Lavin, J., & Wright, R.. "Enhance Learning in a Virtual Professional Environment via 3D Cases." Global Science & Technology Forum-International Journal of Nursing and Health Care. 1(1) 2013: 114-126.
Bai, X., Lavin, J., & Wright, R.. "Virtual Learning in Health Education." WIT Transactions on Engineering Sciences. 86 2013: 227-236.
Alexandre, M & Wright, R. "Flipping the Classroom for Student Engagement.." International Journal of Nursing Care. 1(2) 2013: 103-106.
Green, J. P., Berger, T., Garg, N., Wright, R. R.., & Radeos, M. S.. "Likelihood Ratios for SIRS Criteria Predict Neither Candidacy for Early Goal Directed Therapy Nor In-patient Mortality in Adult Emergency Department Patients with Suspected Infection." Annals of Emergency Medicine. 52(14) 2008: S72-S73.
Sixsmith, D. M., Pugh, S. C., Wright, R., & Caligiuri, A.. "Nurse Initiated Treatment Protocols at Triage Enhance Compliance with Core Measures for Pneumonia." System Quality Review, Special Edition. Proceedings of the Symposium Quality is Big Business: the Business Implications of the Quality Industry. 2007: .
Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise
Newton, R., Wright, R., & Tinnon, E. "Evaluation of vSim for Nursing® in an Adult Health Nursing Course: A Multi-site Pilot Study." Sigma 44th Biennial Convention. October 2017: .
Wright, R. "The Lived Experience of Emergency Nurses: What Has Been Learned From Traumatic and Violent Events." Sigma 44th Biennial Convention. October 2017: .
Wright, R. "Using 3 Dimensional Simulation in Nursing Education." Sigma Theta Tau 43rd Biennial Convention. November 2015: .
Reviews in Field Of Expertise
"Marquis, B. L. & Huston, C. L. Leadership Roles and Management Functions in Nursing: Theory and Application 9th Edition" 2017: Chapter 13: Organizational, Political, and Personal Power and Video Case Study: The Impaired Nurse.
"Cadenhead Colgrove, K. Med-Surg Success: A Q&A Review Applying Critical Thinking to Test Taking" 2017: Chapter 1: Test Taking.
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Addressing the Needs of Digital Natives with the Use of v-Sim® in Adult Health Nursing a Multi-site Pilot Study " March 16, 2018: CUNY Nursing Discipline Council, Annual Faculty Development Day.
" Evaluation of vSim for Nursing® in an Adult Health Nursing Course: A Multi-site Pilot Study " October 28 to November 1, 2017: Sigma Theta Tau International 44th Biennial Convention.
" Redesigning High Fidelity Simulation Experiences for Improved Student Learning Outcomes " June 2, 2017: Lilly Conference Bethesda, MD.
" Collaborative Interprofessional Simulation Using Standardized Patients: Nursing, Occupational Therapy, &Theatre Arts " March 24, 2017: CUNY Nursing Discipline Council, Annual Faculty Development Day.
" The Impact of Traumatic and Violent Events on Emergency Nurses " March 3, 2017: 4th Annual Research Day Winthrop Hospital.
" Interprofessional Education with Nursing and Occupational Therapy " December 6, 2016: York College.
" The Impact of Traumatic and Violent Events on Emergency Nurses " August 5, 2016: Violence Prevention Institute at the 44nd Annual NBNA Institute and Conference.
" The Use of Virtual Simulation in Nursing Education " February 27, 2016: Molloy College/Sigma Theta Tau, Epsilon Kappa Research and Evidence Based Practice Conference.
" Incorporating Virtual Simulation in Nursing Education " February 4 to February 6, 2016: AACN Faculty Development Conference.
" Interprofessional Simulation with Nursing, Occupational Therapy, and Theatre Arts " December 4, 2015: York College.
" Using 3 Dimensional Simulation in Nursing Education " November 7, 2015 to November 11, 2015: Sigma Theta Tau International 43rd Biennial Convention.
" Incorporating High-Fidelity Simulation Learning Experiences for 21st Century Nursing Students: Focus on Evaluation " May 8, 2015: CUE Conference City College.
" Simulation as Teaching Pedagogy: Implementation and Evaluation " April 30, 2015: CETL.
" Coping Strategies of Emergency Nurses: What Has Been Learned From Traumatic & Violent Events? " Graduate Center Nursing Doctorate Nursing Program Research Day: March 6, 2015.
" Experiences of Emergency Nurses: What Has Been Learned From Traumatic & Violent Events " November 14-15, 2014: New York League for Nursing and Sigma Theta Tau Conference.
" Bringing Theory into Practice " May 2, 2014: CUE Conference LaGuardia Community College.
" Virtual Field Trips in Health Education " January 17, 2014: CUNY Games Festival, CUNY Graduate Center.
" Haiti Through Our Eyes: The Experience of York College Nursing Students " October 26, 2013: Queens County Black Nurses Association, Inc. Annual Research Day.
" Inter-Professional Education Workshop " October 22, 2013: York College.
" Implementing Adjunct Clinical Faculty Online Orientation " September 24, 2013: Montifore Annual Nursing Research Conference.
" Flipping the Classroom for Student Engagement Poster Presentation done in collaboration with Magarett Alexandre " March 15, 2013: SUNY Farmingdale, Annual Research Day.
" Creating A Clinical Adjunct Faculty Online Orientation, Project and Poster Presentation " January 17, 2013: NYCNECT.
" Matching Assessment to Course Outcomes" Poster Presentation done in collaboration with Professor Maria Elena Pina Fonti " October 13, 2012: York College Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.
" 9/11 Lessons Learned: An Intercollegiate Nursing Networking Event” " September 25, 2011: Molloy College & Farmingdale Nursing Student Associations.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Awarded Tenure & Promotion to the rank of Associate Professor effective 2018-2019 academic year onward: November 2017.
NYLN Research Conference-Poster won first place: November 14-15, 2014.
2016-2017 Health and Human Services RFP, Faculty Development Simulation Project, in collaboration with Fern Baudo. Spring 2017: $17,670.00.
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Human Resources Management, The Use of Virtual Simulation with Diverse Student Populations. Spring 2016: $3,800.00.
York College Auxiliary Enterprises Corporation, Collaborative Interprofessional Simulation Day. Fall 2015: $450.00.
Office of University Dean for Health and Human Services, Virtual Simulation in Nursing. Spring 2015: $10, 500.00.
Office of the University Dean for Health and Human Services, CUNY-Haiti Initiative: Bridging from Theory to Practice, in collaboration with Margarett Alexandre. Summer 2013: $26, 000.00.
Office of the University Dean for Health and Human Services, Nursing Partnership Promoting Healthy Lifestyles at York College in collaboration with Dr. Joanne Lavin. Fall 2012: $12, 000.00.
Offices Held In Professional Societies
National League of Nursing, Ambassador: January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2018.
American Nurses Association: Since November 2016.
International Nursing Association of Clinical Simulation and Learning: Since June 2015.
Member of National League of Nursing: Since January 2012.
Member of Kappa Delta Pi: Since May 2002.
Member of Sigma Theta Tau International: Since May 1996.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Westbury High School PTSA, Membership Chair: September 2019.
STEP/CSTEP SUNY Old Westbury Career Day: April 2019.
STEP/CSTEP SUNY Old Westbury Career Day: April 21, 2018.
Drexel Ave School Career Day: March 23, 2018.
Queens High School for the Sciences Career Day: February 28, 2018.
Manuscript Peer Reviewer for the Nursing Forum, Wiley Periodicals, Inc.: January 2018-Present.
Abstract Reviewer for the 2018 NLN Education Summit: December 2017.
Abstract Reviewer for the 2018 American Nurses Association ( ANA) Annual Conference: July 2017.
STEP/CSTEP SUNY Old Westbury Career Day: April 1, 2017.
Serving Thanksgiving Lunch at Salvation Army, Jamaica, NY: November 23, 2016.
Interprofessional Roles Collaboration with PA Program: October 3, 2016.
STEP/CSTEP SUNY Old Westbury Career Day: April 9, 2016.
Parent Advisory Board for STEP at SUNY Old Westbury: Since Fall 2015.
Mentor for Student Research: Since Spring 2015.
Drexel Ave School PTA, Vice President: 2014-2016.
Drexel Ave School PTA, President: 2012-2014.
CUNY Nurse Educator Technology Scholar: 2012-2013.
Drexel Ave School PTA, Council Delegate: 2011-2012.
Park Ave School PTA, Council Delegate: 2009-2011.