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2009 Recipients

Decision Making in Clinical Evaluation of Pre-licensure Registered Nursing Students
Lynne P. Lewallen PhD, RN, CNE
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro 
Greensboro, NC
$6,800.00

Comparison of Simulation-Based Performance Methods With Critical Thinking Skills In Nursing Students: A Pilot Study 
Laura Jean Fero PhD(c), MSN, RN
University of North Carolina at Greensboro 
Greensboro, NC 27402 
$10,495.00

Evaluation of Content Validity and Reliability of the Institutional Self-Assessment for Factors Supporting Hispanic Student Retention (ISA) and the Healthcare Professions
Mary Lou Bond PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF 
University of Texas Arlington 
Benbrook, TX 76126 
$11,636.00

Facilitating Instrument Development to Provide the Basis for Stimulation Evaluation in Nursing
Susan Kardong-Edgren PhD, RN 
Washington State University 
Spokane, WA 
$4,464.00

Using a Standardized (Actor) Simulation Experience to Prepare Nurse Educators to Work with Diverse Student Populations in the Clinical Area
Marcia R. Gardner PhD, RN, CPNP, CPN
Drexel University, Philadelphia PA
$6,750.00

Redesigning Clinical Learning through Simulation and Practice: Clinical Judgment in Action
Elizabeth A. Johnson PhD, RN, GCNS-BC
Ball State University 
Muncie, IN 
$11,587.00

Reflective Judgment and Evidence-Based Practice Readiness Across Educational Program Levels 
Carrie Nickerson BSN, MSN, MA, EdD 
Duquesne University 
Pittsburgh, PA 
$7,807.00

Reflective Judgment and Evidence-Based Practice Readiness Across Educational Program Levels
Mary Ann Thurkettle PhD, RN
Duquesne University 
Pittsburgh, PA 
CO-PI with Carrie Nickerson BSN, MSN, MA, EdD

Interdisciplinary Teamwork and Communication Collaboration (ITACC) in a High-Fidelity Simulated Code
Deborah Delaney Garbee PhD, APRN, BC 
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
New Orleans, LA 
$6,158.00

Community Health Clinical Teaching: A Virtual Poverty Simulation in Second Life
Nancy N. Menzel PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, CNE
University of Nevada 
Las Vegas, NV 
$12,040.00