Areas of Expertise

  • Care Strategies : Pain and Symptom Experience / Management
  • Care Strategies : Teaching
  • Level of Care : Acute Care
  • Populations : Older Adults
  • Theoretical Interests : Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered)

Professional Experience
Sr Level 3 Staff Nurse, Strong Memorial Hospital (Medical Surgical), Rochester, NY, US. 6/2013 - Current

Senior Associate / Course Coordinator, University of Rochester School of Nursing (Adult Medical Surgical), Rochester, NY, US. 9/2008 - Current

Geriatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, Strong Memorial Hospital (Geriatrics), Rochester, NY, US. 7/2011 - 5/2013

Staff Nurse / Clinical Nurse Leader, Strong Memorial Hospital (Neurology), Rochester, NY, US. 1/2002 - 7/2011

Clinical Instructor / Course Coordinator, University of Rochester School of Nursing (Adult Medical / Surgical), Rochester, NY, US. 5/2003 - 9/2008

Clinical Instructor / Course Coordinator, University Of Rochester School of Nursing (Med/ Surg / Community Health), Rochester, NY, US. 9/1997 - 12/2001

Home Care Manager /Advanced Practice Nurse, Visiting Nurse Service (Hospice / Home Care), Rochester, NY, US. 10/1992 - 5/1998

Coordinating Nurse, Mount Carmel House (Hospice), Rochester, NY, US. 5/1996 - 9/1997

Weekend Administrative Coordinator, St. Mary's Hospital (Nursing), Rochester, NY, US. 2/1992 - 7/1993

Nurse Manager / Supervisor, Genesee Region Home Care Association (Hospice), Rochester, NY, US. 4/1989 - 2/1992

Nurse Manager / Clinical Specialist, St. Mary's Hospital (Oncology), Rochester, NY, US. 10/1983 - 4/1989

Staff Nurse, Strong Memorial Hospital (ICU), Rochester, NY, US. 8/1982 - 10/1983

Staff Nurse, St. Mary's Hospital (ICU), Rochester, NY, US. 8/1981 - 8/1982

Staff Nurse, Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (Med / Surg), New York, NY, US. 1979 - 1981

Staff Nurse, Montefiore Medical Center (Med / Surg), Bronx, NY, US. 6/1977 - 1979

Awards
Pamela A Brady
Mary Dombeck Diversity Award University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2012

Continuing Education and Staff Development Award
Strong Memorial Hospital, 2006

Gates Citizen of the Year
Gates Lions Club, 2006

Presentations
Improving Geriatric Care Through RNHHELP
2015 Annual NICHE Conference, NICHE, 2015
Orlando, Florida

Fall Risk Associated with Aging
Strong Memorial Hospital Fall Conference, Sreong Memorial Hospital, 2014
Rochester, New York

Community Based Interventions to Meet the Health Literacy Needs of Refugees
2014 North American Refugee Health Conference, North American Refugee Health Center, 2014
Rochester, New York

A Pilot Program Engaging Families to Collaborate in Delirium Recognition in delirium recognition.
National Webinar, NICHE, 2014
New York

A Pilot Program Engaging Families to Collaborate in Delirium Recognition
NICHE Annual Conference, NICHE, 2013
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Nursing Management of Pain
NUR 362, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2013
Rochester, New York

End of Life Care / Hospice
NUR 445, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2013
Rochester, New York

End of Life Care / Hospice
NUR 445, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2012
Rochester, New York

NUR 445: End of Life Care / Hospice
NUR 445, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2011
Rochester, New York

NUR 362: Nursing Management of Pain
NUR 362, University of Rochester, 2011
Rochester, New York

NUR 362: Nursing Management of Pain
NUR 362, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2010
Rochester, New York

NUR 445: End of Life Care / Hospice
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2010
Rochester, New York

NUR 445: End of Life Care / Hospice
NUR 445, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2009
Rochester, New York

NUR445: End of Life Care / Hospice
NUR445, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2008
Rochester, New York

NUR 445: End of Life Care / Hospice
NUR445, University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2007
Rochester, New York

Nursing Management of Pain
NUR 362, University of Rochester School of Nursing: NUR 362, 2006
Rochester, New York

End of Life Care / Hospice
NUR 445, University of Rochester School of Nursing: NUR445, 2006
Rochester, New York