Professional Experience
PNP, Rochester General Hospital (Pediatric Emergency Department), Rochester, NY, US. 3/2011 - Current

Assistant Professor, University of Rochester School of Nursing (APNN, CCF, FNP, and CLL Programs), Rochester, NY, US. 6/2004 - Current

PNP, Perinton Pediatrics (Pediatric Primary Care), Fairport, NY, US. 4/2007 - 11/2010

Pediatric Clinical Instructor, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY, US. 1/2006 - 6/2006

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Strong Memorial Hospital (Pediatric Hematology/Oncology), Rochester, NY, US. 6/1998 - 1/2004

Oncology Nurse Practitioner, Strong Memorial Hospital (Bone Marrow Transplant Team), Rochester, NY, US. 6/1998 - 1/2004

Registered Nurse, Rochester General Hospital (Pediatric Ambulatory/Emergency Care Center), Rochester, NY, US. 4/1997 - 5/1998

Registered Nurse, Rochester General Hospital (In-Patient Pediatric), Rochester, NY, US. 4/1997 - 5/1998

Pediatric Clinical Instructor, State University of New York at Brockport, Brockport, NY, US. 1997 - 1998

Level III Staff Registered Nurse, Strong Memorial Hospital (Community Pediatric Telephone Triage System), Rochester, NY, US. 10/1996 - 5/1998

Level III Staff Registered Nurse, Strong Memorial Hospital (Infant-Toddler Unit/Children's Unit), Rochester, NY, US. 6/1993 - 10/1996

Level III Staff Registered Nurse, Strong Memorial Hospital (Orthopaedics Unit), Rochester, NY, US. 6/1992 - 6/1993

Awards
Graduate Clinical Preceptor Award
2002

Outstanding Nurse Award
1995

Outstanding Preceptor Award
1994

Orvis Award
1992

Who's Who in American University and Colleges Award
1991

McFarland Pediatric Nurse Scholarship
1991

King Scholarship
1990

Presentations
Evidence-based debriefing to facilitate critical thinking in nursing students
Faculty workshop, 2013
Rochester, New York

Evidence-based debriefing strategies to facilitate critical thinking in nursing students
Poster presentation, Chatham University, 2012
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Keynote address
Nurses Commencement Pinning Ceremony, SUNY Alfred, 2006
Alfred, New York

Stem Cell Transplantation for Sickle Cell Disease
Roswell Cancer Institute, 2002
Buffalo, New York

Management of Late Effects in Children after Bone Marrow Transplant
Upstate Medical Center, 2002
Syracuse, New York

Pediatric Hypnosis as an Adjunctive Strategy of Pain Management
Training workshop, 2000
Rochester, New York