Wright, Renee

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    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 
    BS  Pace University  Nursing  1996 
    AAS  Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing  Nursing  1989 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College  Assistant Professor  Nursing  Fall 2011 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    Lehman College  Adjunct  Graduate Research Course   
    Molloy College  Adjunct Assistant Professor  Foundations of Humanistic Nursing Practice  Fall 2008 to Spring 2014 
  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of Employment Title Date
    New York Hospital Queens  Nurse Educator  April 2004-July 2011 
    New York United Hospital  Director of Nursing Emergency Department  September 2002-March 2004 
    Beth Israel Medical Center  Assistant Nurse Manager/Charge Nurse/Direct Care Nurse  June 1989-September 2002 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Rank Dates
    Assistant Professor  August 2011 to Present 
    Distinguished Lecturer  January 2008 to June 2009 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        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. Accepted for Publication on July 11, 2017 2017: .

        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: .

      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings

          Wright, R. "Using 3 Dimensional Simulation in Nursing Education." 43rd Biennial Convention. November 2015: .

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        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:

      "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.

  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "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.

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    NYLN Research Conference-Poster won first place: November 14-15, 2014.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

    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.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Technology Committee: Spring 2017.

      Departmental P & B: Fall 2014.

      Curriculum Committee: Fall 2014.

      Clinical Coordinator: Fall 2013 to Fall 2015.

      Chair of Student Admission, Progression, and Retention Committee: Spring 2013.

      Health Sciences Curriculum Committee: Fall 2011 to Fall 2014.

    2. Service to the School

      School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs Student Progression and Retention, Chair: Spring 2014.

      SHSBS Student Learning Assessment Committee: Fall 2011 to Spring 2013.

    3. Service to the College

      STEM Expo 2017: May 30, 2017.

      Judge for the Junior Science & Humanities Research Applications and Judging: Spring 2017.

      York College Open House: November 13, 2016.

      York College Accepted Students Orientation: May 15, 2016.

      Judge for the Junior Science & Humanities Research Applications: Spring 2016.

      Middle States Subcommittee: Standard II: Ethics and Integrity: November 2015 to Present.

      Committee on Academic Standards: .

      York College Accepted Students Orientation: May 3, 2015.

      Judge for the Junior Science & Humanities Research Applications: Spring 2015.

      York College Accepted Students Open House: May 3, 2014.

      Judge for the Junior Science & Humanities Symposium: February 9, 2014 and March 9, 2014.

      York College Open House: April 29, 2013.

      York College Open House: November 13, 2011 and April 29, 2012.

      Judge for the Junior Science & Humanities Symposium: February 10, 2013.

      Judge for the Junior Science & Humanities Symposium: February 12, 2012.

      Academic Advisement Committee: Fall 2011 to Spring 2013.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center

      Dissertation Committee Member "Understanding Reciprocity of Emergency Nurses: A Qualitative Study”: 2011 to November 2013.

    5. Service to the University

      CUNEC (CUNY Unified Nursing Education Consortium ): Fall 2013.

      Interprofessional Education Task Force: Spring 2013.

  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

    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.

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    STEP/CSTEP SUNY Old Westbury Career Day: April 1, 2017.

    Serving Thanksgiving Lunch at Salvation Army, Jamaica, NY: November 23, 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.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      NURS  407 Web  Research in Professional Nursing 
      NURS  314 Web  Management and Leadership in Professional Nursing 
      NURS  314  Management and Leadership in Professional Nursing 
      NURS  310 Lab  Nursing Process: Nursing Care of the Child Bearing/Client System 
      NURS  340 Lab  Nursing Care of Children: Infancy to Adolescence 
      NURS  320  Deviations in Physiological Functioning I: Nursing Interventions for the Adult/Family Client Systems 
      NURS  320 Lab  Deviations in Physiological Functioning I: Nursing Interventions for the Adult/Family Client Systems 
      NURS  210 Clinical  Fundamentals of Nursing Practice 
      NURS  210 Lab  Fundamentals of Nursing Practice 
      NURS  202  Nursing Process & Pharmacotherpeutics 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Nursing Education Practicum I in the Nursing Professional Development Role, Developed the Masters Program Course: NURS 621.

      Leadership and Legal Issues in the Nurse Educator Role, Developed the Masters Program Course: NURS 612.

      Simulation and Online Education for the Nurse Educator, Developed the Masters Program Course: NURS 615.

      Faculty Development in Simulation, Developed and Implemented Faculty Training in Simulation.

      Leadership & Management in Professional Nursing, Developed Nursing 314 into an Online Course.

      Clinical Adjunct Faculty Online Orientation, Served as team leader for developing online clinical adjunct faculty online orientation. This was done in collaboration with a group from NYCNECT.

      Leadership & Management in Professional Nursing, Developed Nursing 314 into a Hybrid Course.