Areas of Expertise

  • Systems of Care : Quality and Patient Safety
  • Level of Care : Acute Care
  • Populations : Adults
  • Theoretical Interests : Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary)

Professional Experience
Assistant Professor, University of Rochester School of Nursing (Clinical Nursing), Rochester, NY, US. 7/1994 - Current

Secondary Appointment: Nurse Practitioner, University of Rochester Medical Center (Center for Perioperative Medicine), Rochester, NY, US. 9/1999 - 6/2015

Co-Director, Baccalaureate Programs, University of Rochester School of Nursing (APNN, RN/BS and RN/BS/MS Programs), Rochester, NY, US. 7/2010 - 6/2013

Director RN/BS and RN/BS/MS Programs, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, US. 9/1999 - 7/2010

External Reviewer, Wayne State University (Faculty Promotion), MI, US. 2006 - 2006

Faculty Mentor, Partnerships for Quality Education (PQE), Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Achieving Competence Today (ACT II) Program), US. 2005 - 2006

Director, Admissions Center, University of Rochester Medical Center; Continuity of Care and Case Management Department, Rochester, NY, US. 1998 - 1999

Coordinator, Patient Education and Emergency Preparedness, University of Rochester Medical Center (Center for Patient and Family Education), Rochester, NY, US. 1998 - 1999

Clinical Chief, University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical Nursing Service), Rochester, NY, US. 1995 - 1998

Senior Nurse Manager, University of Rochester Medical Center (Burn/Trauma Intensive Care Unit), Rochester, NY, US. 1994 - 1995

Nurse Manager, University of Rochester Medical Center (Burn/Intermediate Care Unit), Rochester, NY, US. 1992 - 1994

Instructor, University of Rochester School of Nursing (Clinical Nursing), Rochester, NY, US. 7/1989 - 1994

Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical Critical Care), Rochester, NY, US. 1988 - 1992

Interim Associate Clinical Chief, University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical Critical Care), Rochester, NY, US. 7/1989 - 9/1989

Clinical Associate, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, US. 7/1988 - 1989

Staff Nurse (Per Diem), University of Rochester Medical Center (Surgical ICU and PACU), Rochester, NY, US. 1986 - 1988

Unit Teacher, Massachusetts General Hospital (Respiratory/Surgical Intensive Care Unit), Boston, MA, US. 1982 - 1986

Staff Nurse, Massachusetts General Hospital (Intensive Care Float Team), Boston, MA, US. 1981 - 1982

Staff Nurse, Massachusetts General Hospital (Respiratory/Surgical Intensive Care Unit), Boston, MA, US. 1980 - 1981

Clinician/Pulmonary Patient Education Coordinator, North Carolina Memorial Hospital (Respiratory Intensive Care Unit), Chapel Hill, NC, US. 1979 - 1980

Staff Nurse, North Carolina Memorial Hospital (Respiratory Intensive Care Unit), Chapel Hill, NC, US. 1978 - 1979

Staff Nurse, North Carolina Memorial Hospital (Cardiology/Cardiothoracic Surgery Unit), Chapel Hill, NC, US. 1977 - 1978

Awards
Louise Mellon Fellowship in Critical Care Nursing
Louise Mellon Foundation, 1997

Louise Mellon Fellowship in Critical Care Nursing
Louise Mellon Foundation, 1996

Sarah and Ernest Taylor Memorial Nursing Award
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 1988

Louise Mellon Fellowship in Critical Care Nursing
Louise Mellon Foundation, 1986

Presentations
Get the Facts: BS in 10 Forum for Nurses and Nursing Students
BS in 10 Forum, FLONE/GVNA, 2012
Rochester, New York

Health Professions Panel
UR Student Event, University of Rochester, 2011
Rochester, New York

Using Social Networking Technology
Future Faculty Workshop, University of Rochester Warner School of Education, 2010
Rochester, New York

Mentoring: Pathway to Success
Critical Care Leadership Series, University of Rochester Medical Center, 2006
Rochester, New York

Leveling Genetics Curriculum in an Accelerated Program for Non-Nurses (APNN) and an RN to BS Program
Annual Meeting, International Society of Nurses in Genetics, 2004
Toronto, Canada

Portfolio Development
Seventh Annual Graduate Preceptor Workshop, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2002
Rochester, New York

Accelerated Pathways to Advanced Nursing Degrees
AACN Master's Education Conference, AACN, 2002
Amelia Island, Florida

Evolution of the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Role
Surgical Grand Rounds, Beth Israel Medical Center, 1996
New York, New York

Advanced Assessment
Western NY Symposium on Advanced Practice, University of Rochester, 1994
Rochester, New York

Sympathomimetics, Inotropics and Vasodilators
Cardiovascular Nursing Conference, Contemporary Forums, 1993
Boston, Massachusetts

Career Ladders and the Advanced Practice Nurse
The Advanced Practice Nurse: Charting the Course Conference, University of Rochester, 1993
Rochester, New York

Wave Form Analysis
Hemodynamic Monitoring Update, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1993
Rochester, New York

Oxygen Transport and Consumption
Linkages Conference, GRFL Chapter AACN, 1992
Batavia, New York

Concepts in Oxygen Transport and SVO2 Monitoring
Critical Care Symposium, Flower City Health Care, 1992
Painted Post, New York

Innovations in Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning
First Annual Critical Care Trauma Symposium, Flower City Health Care, 1992
Painted Post, New York

Hemodynamic Waveform Analysis
Tenth Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1992
Rochester, New York

Concepts in Oxygen Transport and SVO2 Monitoring
First Annual Critical Care Trauma Symposium, Flower City Health Care, 1992
Painted Post, New York

Innovations in Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning
First Annual Critical Care Trauma Symposium, Flower City Health Care, 1992
Painted Post, New York

Pulmonary System
CCRN Review Course, GRFL Chapter AACN, 1992
Rochester, New York

Pulmonary System
CCRN Review Course, GRFL Chapter AACN, 1991
Rochester, New York

Hemodynamic Waveform Analysis
Ninth Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1991
Rochester, New York

Pulmonary System
CCRN Review Course, GRFL Chapter AACN, 1990
Rochester, New York

A Case Study Approach to Acid-Base Balance
Eighth Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1990
Rochester, New York

A Case Study Approach to Acid-Base Balance
Seventh Annual Update in Critical Care, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1989
Rochester, New York

Anesthetic Agents and Adjuncts: Airway and Respiratory Management of Anesthetized Patients
Merrimack Valley Chapter AACN, 1986
Lowell, New Hampshire

Penetrating and Crush Injuries of the Chest
Medical Media Associates, 1986
Boston, Massachusetts

The Respiratory System
Health Education Consortium, 1986
Manchester, New Hampshire

Multiple Lumen Catheters
Infection Control Update, Association for Practitioners of Infection Control, 1986
Portland, Maine

Pulmonary System
CCRN Review Course, Greater Boston Chapter AACN, 1986
Boston, Massachusetts

Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation
Emergency Department Nurse Education Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1986
Boston, Massachusetts

Initial Management of the Patient in Respiratory Distress
Medical Media Associates, 1986
Boston, Massachusetts

Respiratory Care Workshop
Respiratory Care, 1985
Lawrence, Maine

Anesthetic Agents and Adjuncts: Airway and Respiratory Management of Anesthetized Patients
Medical Media Associates, 1985
Boston, Massachusetts

Pulmonary System
CCRN Review Course, Southern NH Chapter AACN, 1985
Concord, New Hampshire

Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Multiple Trauma Patient in the ICU Conference, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1985
Boston, Massachusetts

Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation
Emergency Department Educational Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1985
Boston, Massachusetts

Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring
Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring Workshop, Nashoba Community Hospital, 1985
Ayers, Maine

Total Care of the Ventilator Dependent Patient
Conference, Medical Media Associates, 1985
Boston, Massachusetts

Pulmonary System
CCRN Review Course, Emerson Hospital, 1985
Concord, Massachusetts

Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome: The State and the Art
Monthly Meeting, Greater Boston Chapter AACN, 1985
Boston, Massachusetts

Publications
Clements, J.V., Parrinello, K. (1998). Career Advancement for the Nurse in Advanced Practice. Nursing Management, 29 (12), 41-45.

Clements, J.V. (1992). Sympathomimetics, Inotropics and Vasodilators. In MM Kuhn (Ed.), AACN Clinical Issues in Critical Care Nursing, 3 (2), 395-408.