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2011 Recipients

Research & Grants

Exploring the Use of Debriefing in Clinical 
Post-Conferences: A Repeated Measures, Multi-site, 
Pilot Study 

Kristina L. Dreifuerst, PhD, RN, CNE, ACNS, Principal Investigator
Pamela Ironside, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, Co-Investigator
Indiana University, School of Nursing
Indianapolis, IN

Effectiveness of a Structured Curriculum Focused on Recognition and Response to Acute Patient Deterioration in an Undergraduate BSN Program
Patricia Hart, PhD, RN, Principal Investigator
Kennesaw State University, School of Nursing 
Kennesaw, GA

Fostering Developmental Networks for Mentorship of Nurse Faculty: Connections that Count 
Betsy Kennedy, MSN, RN, Principal Investigator
College of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

A Multi-Site Study of the Impact Global Service-Learning in Undergraduate Nursing Students
Donna M. Nickitas, PhD, RN, CNAA, BC, CNE, Principal Investigator
Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing 
New York, NY

NLN Foundation for Nursing Education Fund
State of the Nursing Science: A Review of the Jeffries/National League for Nursing Simulation Framework (JNSF)

Patricia Ravert, PhD, RN, Principal Investigator
Margaret Meccariello, MSN, RN, Co-Investigator
Brigham Young University, College of Nursing 
Provo, UT

Ruth Corcoran Grant for Nursing Education Research
Institutional Supports for Diverse Student Populations: Perceptions of Hispanic and African-American Students and Program Faculty 

Mary Lou Bond, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, ANEF, Principal Investigator 
University of Texas-Arlington School of Nursing
Arlington, TX 

Joyce Griffin-Sobel Research Award
The Global Psychometric Evaluation of the Clinical Skills Self-Efficacy Scale in Moshi, Tanzania
Sharon Oetker-Black, PhD, RN, JD
Walsh University, School of Nursing 
North Canton, OH