Faculty Presentations and Publications

Publications 2012-2013

Peer Reviewed Articles

Armstrong, B., Jenigiri, B., Hutson, S.P., Wachs, P.M., & Lambe, C.E. (2012). The impact of a palliative care program in a rural Appalachian community hospital: A quality improvement project. American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine. Advance online publication. doi:10.1177/1049909112458720

Buckner, M.M., Dietrich, M.S., Merriman, C., & Keeley, J.P. (2013). Identifying At-Risk Nursing Students Using a Midcurricular Examination. Computer, informatics, nursing: CIN. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1097/NXN.0b013e31828a0dda

Chafin, W.S., & Biddle, W.L. (2013). Nurse retention in a correctional facility: A study of the relationship between the nurses' perceived barriers and benefits. Journal of Correctional Health Care, 19(2), 124-34. doi: 10.1177/1078345812474643

Dunham-Taylor, J. (2013). Save our ship: Steering clear of a manager shortage. Nursing Management, 44(6), 35-9. doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000430405.42712.66

Lee, M.L., Hayes, P.A., McConnell, P., & Henry, R.M. (2013). Students delivering health care to a vulnerable Appalachian population through interprofessional service-learning. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education, 34(1), 43-59. doi: 10.1080/02701960.2013.737388

Magness, J. (2012). Adolescent pregnancy: The role of the healthcare provider. International Journal of Childbirth Education, 27(4), 61.

Seidel, A.K., Schetzina, K.E., Freeman, S.C., Coulter, M.M., & Colgrove, N.J. (2013). Comparison of breastfeeding knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs before and after educational intervention for rural Appalachian high school students. Southern Medical Journal, 106(3), 224-229. doi:10.1097/SMJ.0b013e3182882b8f

Weierbach, F.M., Yates, B.C., Hertzog, M., & Pozehl, B. (2013). Differences and similarities in rural residents' health and cardiac risk factors. Online Journal of Rural Nursing and Health Care, 13(1), 26-49.

Commentary/Review/Letters to the Editor

Benner, M., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Measurement validity of pediatric ED rapid triage. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 38(5), 414. Author reply 415. doi: 10.1016/j.jen.2012.05.020

Berger, B.A., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Multidisciplinary hand hygiene factors in hospitals [Letter to the editor] . American Journal of Infection Control, 40(7), 682. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2012.05.006

Bolton, M., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Work limitations and their relationship to morbidity burden among academic health center employees with diabetes [Letter to the editor]. Workplace Health & Safety, 61(2), 55. doi: 10.3928/21650799-20130129-01

Chinedozi, I., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Criterion validity measurements in automated ECG assessment [Letter to the editor]. Journal of Electrocardiology, 46(1), 71. doi: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2012.10.006

Cope, A.D., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Unsafe injection procedures and staff training. [Letter to the editor]. Journal of Infection and Public Health, 5(5), 366-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2012.07.003

Davidson, Z. T., & Glenn, L. L. (2012). Postanesthesia care unit visitation, anxiety, and experimental design [Letter to the editor]. Journal of perianesthesia nursing: official journal of the American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses/American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses, 27(4), 233.

Defayette, D.N., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Human papillomavirus and cervical cancer knowledge. Gender Medicine, 9(4), 292. Author reply 293-4. doi: 10.1016/j.genm.2012.06.002

Dixon, B.L., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Effects of associated factors with acute lung injury in combat casualties. [Commentary]. Journal of Critical Care, 28(3), 311. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2012.12.004

Hall, B.M., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Detection and management of perinatal depression by midwives. [Communication]. Women and Birth: Journal of the Australian College of Midwives, 26(1), e65. doi:10.1016/j.wombi.2012.07.002

Hance, S.N., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Commentary to: Goossens, G.A., Stas, M., Moons, P., 2012. Management of functional complications of totally implantable venous access devices by an advanced practice nursing team: 5 years of clinical experience. European Journal of Oncology Nursing 16(5), 465-471. doi: 10.1016/j.ejon.2012.07.007

Jenkins, B.A., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Miglustat effects on the basal nasal potential differences in cystic fibrosis. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, 12(1), 88. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2012.06.003

Luckey-Smith, K., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Letter to the editors. Air Medical Journal. 31(6):262. doi: 10.1016/j.amj.2012.07.023

Noll, A.N., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Self-efficacy and management in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications, 26(6), 562. author reply 562-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2012.05.010

Shepherd, H.L., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Measurement validity of childbirth perceptions. [Commentary]. Midwifery, 29(5), e27. doi: 10.1016/j.midw.2012.08.004

Smith, B.M., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Effect size of testimonials on treatment choice in PTSD. [Commentary]. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 4(18). doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2013.00018

Stamey, J., & Glenn, L.L. (2012). Critique and appraisal of a study on the attitudes towards organ donor advocacy. [Letter to the editor]. The Open Nursing Journal, 6, 95-6. doi: 10.2174/1874434601206010095

Trotter, J.R., & Glenn, L.L. (2013). Measurement validity and statistical significance for nutritional factors in peripheral artery disease. [Letter]. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 31(2), 62. doi: 10.1016/j.jvn.2013.02.001


Hartman, R., & Weierbach, F. (2013, February). Elder Health in Rural America. Monograph written for and distributed by the National Rural Health Association Policy Congress, Washington DC.

Nehring, W.M., Natvig, D., Betz, C.L., Savage, T, Krajicek, M., Graff, C., & Hertzberg, D. (2013). Intellectual and developmental disabilities nursing: Scope & standards of practice (2nd ed.). Silver Springs, MD: Nursesbooks.org.


Presentations 2012-2013


Nehring, W. M., Wexler, T., Hughes, F., & Greenwell, A. (2013, June). "Faculty forward:" Faculty development in high-fidelity simulation in nursing. Paper presented at the HPSN World 2013 Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Weierbach, F.M., & Loury, S.D. (2013, March). Young women's pathways to nursing, circa 1940-1957. Presented at the 2nd Agnes Dillon Randolph International History Conference, Charlottesville, VA.


Armstrong, B. (2012, November). The impact of a palliative care program in a rural Appalachian community hospital: A quality improvement project. Presented at the CAPC National Conference, Miami, FL.

Loury, S. (2012, December). Integrating cultural competency and experiential learning into interdisciplinary education. Presented at the National Rural Health Association: 2012 Rural Multiracial and Multicultural Health Conference, Asheville, NC.

Loury, S. (2012, Sep). Nursing theory: Education to practice in Southern Appalachia, circa 1940-2001. Presented at the American Association for the History of Nursing, Savannah, GA.

Loury, S. (October, 2012). Building a consensus for tomato worker ergonomics: A community-expert panel study. Presented at the 140th Annual APHA Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Powers, L. (2013, April). Adherence to clinical practice guidelines when prescribing atypical antipsychotics. Poster presention at the UTMB EBP Conference, Galveston, TX.

Rayman, K., & Edwards, J.B. (2013, January). Shared resources and strategic innovation between PhD and DNP programs. Presented at the 2013 AACN Doctoral Education Conference, San Diego, CA.

Rice, J. (2012, November). Mental Health Clinicians' Perspectives of Psychiatric Advance Directives. APNA 26th Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Schetzina, K., Seidel, A., Freeman, C., Coulter, M., Colgrove, N., Long, J.,... Pope, H. (2012, October). High school breastfeeding education in Southern Appalachia. Presented at the 2012 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference and Exhibition, New Orleans, LA.

Vanhook, P. (2013, February). Twenty Year Evolution of Faculty Practice in Central Appalachia: East Tennessee State University College of Nursing's Story. Poster presentation at the AACN 2013 Faculty Practice Pre-Conference, Orlando, FL.

Veeranki, S.P., Mamudu, H.M., Boghozian, R.K., He, Y., Chen, Y., Kioko, D.M., & Harness, P.R. (2012, October). Assessment of campus smoke-/tobacco-free policies in the United States : A qualitative approach. Presented at the American Public Health Association, San Francisco, CA.

Weierbach, F.M., & Loury, S.D. (2012, September). Nursing theory: Education to practice in Southern Appalachia, circa 1940-2001. Presented at the 29th Annual Conference American Association for the History of Nursing, Savannah, GA.

State and Regional

Cameron, N. G. (2012, June). Course developers and instructional designers: Working together for student success. Presented at the Regents Online Campus Collaborative Summer Academy 2012, Memphis, TN.

Cameron, N. G. (2012, September). Comparative descriptors of online and F2F graduate nursing programs. Presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International Epsilon Sigma Chapter Regional Research Day, Johnson City, TN.

Cameron, N. G. (2012, September). MSN orientation and reference course. Presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International Epsilon Sigma Chapter Regional Research Day, Johnson City, TN.

Diffenderfer, S. (2012, September). Getting started: The first year of professional nursing practice for accelerated second-degree baccalaureate graduate nurses. Presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International Epsilon Sigma Chapter Research Day, ETSU, Johnson City, TN.

Diffenderfer, S. (2012, October). Goaling: The academic experience of accelerated second-degree baccalaureate nursing students. Presented at the Region 8 Conference of the International Nursing Honor Society Sigma Theta Tau, Jackson, TN.

Jenkins, B.A. & Glenn, L.L. (2013, February). Effect of asthma on morbidity in cystic fibrosis. Presentation at the 2013 Tennessee Collegiate Honors Council Conference, Cookeville, TN.

Maphis, L. E., Dalton, W. T., III, Jackson, F., & Ousley, L. (2013, March). Behavioral health consultation in a regional student/university health clinic: Development, reflections, and preliminary results of patient satisfaction. Paper presented at the 2nd Annual Collaborative Conference on Rural Mental Health, Boone, NC.

Silver, K., Miller, J., & Rayman, K. (2012, October). Beryllium: National security, genetic testing and psychosocial issues. Presented at the Tennessee Board of Regents 2012 Qualitative Research Conference, Clarksville, TN.

Vaughn, S., & Miller, F. (2013, May). The group advising classroom: Steering the current of students towards success. Presented at the 2013 NACADA Region 3 Conference, Greenville, South Carolina.

Walls, J., Forster, D., & Nehring. W. (2013, March). Panel discussion on Tennessee legislative agenda and Medicaid expansion. Presentation made to the Tennessee Nurses Association 5th District, Johnson City, TN, (invited panelist).

Weierbach, F. (2012, November). Elder Friendly Rural Communities. Presented at the Rural Health Association of Tennessee Conference, Pigeon Forge, TN.


Diffenderfer, S. (2013, January). Critical thinking for clinicians: Concepts and challenges. Presented at the College of Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences, 2013 Faculty Development Day, ETSU, Johnson City, TN.