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College of Nursing

East Tennessee State University

Dr. Lee Ridner Profile

Dr. Lee  Ridner 

Professor
Graduate Programs
Contact:
423-439-4059 /
Nicks Hall, 1-102

CREDENTIALS

PhD, FNP-BC

EDUCATION

PhD Nursing
University of Kentucky College of Nursing, 2004

Master of Science Nursing
Family Nurse Practitioner Concentration
University of Kentucky College of Nursing, 1995

Bachelor of Science Nursing
University of Kentucky College of Nursing, 1988

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Experience information

COURSES TAUGHT

  • DNP Capstone
  • Collaborative Approach to Practice
  • Health Promotion, Treatment, & Clinical Management: Young & Middle Adults
  • Statistical Methods for Nursing Research I

CURRENT RESEARCH

  • Smoking Cessation
  • Tobacco Control
  • Behavioral Risks among College Students Well-being

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications

Nash, W.A., Hall, L.A., Ridner, S.L., Hayden, D., Mayfield, T., Firriolo, J., Hupp, W., Weathers, C., & Crawford, T.N.  (2018). Evaluation of an interprofessional education program for advanced practice nursing and dental students: The oral-systemic health connection. Nurse Education Today. Published online ahead of print March 27, 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.nedt.2018.03.021

Jorayeva, A., Ridner, S.L., Hall, L.A., Staten, R.R., & Walker, K.L. (2017).  A Novel Text Message-based Motivational Interviewing Intervention for College Students Who Smoke Cigarettes. Tobacco Prevention and Cessation, 3(November). doi.org/10.18332/tpc/78509

Ridner, S.L., Keith, R.J., Walker, K.L., Hart, J.L., & Robertson, S.E. (2017).  Primary care nurse practitioners' perceptions of the use of e-cigarettes.  Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 13(6), e283–e286. doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2017.01.019.

Yang, I., Hall, L.A., Ashford, K., Paul, S., Polivka, B., & Ridner, S.L. (2017).  Pathways from socioeconomic status to prenatal smoking. Nursing Research, 66(1), 2-11. doi: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000191

Sears C., Hart J.L., Walker K.L., Lee A., Keith R.J., & Ridner, S.L. (2016).  A dollars and "sense" exploration of vape shop spending and e-cigarette use. Tobacco Prevention and Cessation, 2(Supplement):3 doi.org/10.18332/tpc/67435

Hart J.L., Walker K.L., Sears C.G., Lee A.S., Smith C., Siu A., Keith R.J., Ridner S.L. (2016).  Vape shop employees: public health advocates? Tobacco Prevention and Cessation; 2016 2(Supplement):3. doi: 10.18332/tpc/67800

Ridner, S.L., Newton, K.S., Staten, R.R., Crawford, T.N., & Hall, L.A. (2016).  Predictors of well-being among college students. Journal of American College Health, 64(2), 116-124. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07448481.2015.1085057

Jorayeva, A., Hall, L.A., & Ridner, S.L. (2015). Critical review and analysis of smoking addiction measures.  Journal of Societal and Cultural Research, 1(4), 138-152.

Ridner, S.L., Ostapchuk, M., Cloud, R., Myers, J.A., Jorayeva, A., & Ling, J. (2014).  Using Motivational Interviewing for Smoking Cessation in Primary Care. Southern Medical Journal, 107(5), 1-6. doi: 10.1097/SMJ.0000000000000106

King, K.M., Ling, J., Ridner, S.L., Jacks, D., Newton, K., & Topp, R.V. (2013). Fit into College II: Physical activity and nutrition behavior effectiveness and programming recommendations. Recreational Sports Journal, 37(1), 29-41. doi: 10.1123/rsj.37.1.29

Ridner, S.L., Myers, J.A., & Hahn, E.J. (2012).  Sex differences, tobacco marketing, and intentionally quitting smoking.  Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 110 (December), 474-480.


Oral Presentations

Newton, K.L., Ridner, S.L., & Staten, R.R. Sleeping and Flash Napping: Operationalizing Key Wellbeing and Resilience Factors Informed by NCHA Survey.  Mid-America College Health Association Annual Conference, Louisville, KY, 2015.

Keith, R.J., Lee, A., Sears, C., Walker, K.L., Hart, J.L., Bhatnagar, A., Siu, A., & Ridner, S.L. Knowledge and Perceptions of E-cigarette Users. Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science Meeting. Washington, DC. October 2015.

Ridner, S.L., Newton, K., Staten, R.R., Crawford, T.N., & Hall, L.A.  Predictors of well-being among college students.  Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference, Tampa, FL, 2015.

Ridner, S.L., Topp, R., Jorayeva, A., Jacks, D.E., Woodall, D.S., Newton, K.S., & Conte, K.P., Impact of a peer intervention on the dietary intake and physical activity among college students. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2012.


Poster Presentations

Hart J.L., Walker K.L., Sears C.G., Lee A.S., Smith C., Siu A., Keith, R.J., Ridner S.L. Vape shop employees: Assisting customers, encouraging cessation, promoting community, and supporting regulations. Poster presentation at Society For Research On Nicotine and Tobacco 2017 Annual Meeting, Florence, Italy, March 2017.

Ridner, S.L., Keith, R. J., Walker, K. L., Hart, J. L., & Robertson, S. E.  Primary care nurse practitioners' perceptionsof e-cigarettes for smoking cessation. Poster presentation at Southern Nursing
Research Society annual conference. Dallas, TX, February 2017.

Sears CG, Lee A, Smith C, Walker KL, Hart JL, Keith RJ, Ridner SL.  Modified e-cigarettes: A comparative analysis of electronic cigarettes and tobacco use behaviors between subcultures. Poster presentation atEpidemiology Congress of the Americas, Miami, Florida, June 2016.

Ridner, S.L., Hall, L.A., & Crawford, T.N. Measures of nicotine dependence among light and heavier smokers.  Poster presentation at Southern Nursing Research Society annual conference. Williamsburg, VA, February 2016.

Nash, W.A., Hall, L.A., Hayden, D., Ridner, S.L., Hardin, H., Weathers, C., Mayfield, T., Firriolo, J., & Hupp, W. Evaluation of an interprofessional education experience: the perspectives of graduate nursing students. Research Louisville, Louisville, KY, October 2015.

Jorayeva, A., Ridner, S. L., Ostapchuk, M.,Cloud, R., Myers, J., Brar, P.  The effects of smoking cessation interventions on the need to smoke. Poster presentation at Midwest Nursing Research Society annual conference.  Indianapolis, IN April 2015.

Jorayeva, A., Hall, L. A., Ridner, S. L. Nicotine dependence in college students: A critical review and analysis of three measures. Poster presentation at Southern Nursing Research Society annual conference. Tampa, FL, February 2015.

Yang, I., Ashford, K., Hall, L.A., Polivka, B., & Ridner, S.L. The role of psychosocial factors as mediators or moderator of the relationship between socioeconomic status and prenatal smoking behavior. Poster presentation at Southern Nursing Research Society annual conference.  Tampa, FL, February 2015.
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