2014 Annual Conference Archives

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MNRS 38th Annual Research Conference

Building Value Based Partnerships through Nursing Science

 

The Midwest Nursing Research Society held its 38th Annual Research Conference in St. Louis, Missouri, March 27-30, 2014 with attendance of 1015 participants. We would like to say THANK YOU to our host schools/sponsors, presenters, reviewers, volunteers, committees, members and attendees for your support of the Annual MNRS Research Conference. This conference would not have been possible without your passion and generous dedication for the advancement of nursing research. We would like recognize our primary Conference Hosts for their generous support of the 2014 Annual Research Conference.

Host Schools:

Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College  Sinclair School of Nursing at the University of Missouri - Columbia Saint Louis University School of Nursing Southern Illinois University Edwardsville  University of Missouri - St. Louis College of Nursing

 

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Presentations/Handouts
Pre-Conference Workshop Sessions – Thursday, March 27, 2014
WS1: Testing for Mediation & Moderation using Structural Equation Modeling
WS2: Nuts & Bolts of Intervention Research - A Primer
WS3: Introduction to Mixed Methods Research
WS4: The Alphabet Soup of Community Engagement in Research: CBPR, CER, PCOR, D&I
Welcome and Keynote – Friday, March 28, 2014 – Marion Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN
Editors' Special Session: Strategies to Become a Successful Author – Saturday, March 29, 2014
Linking PhD Education with a Vision for Science: Dialogue with the CANS-Idea Festival Advisory Committee - Sunday, March 30th
CIC Deans Special Session: Academic Citizenship in the Discipline - Sunday, March 30th
Closing Keynote - Sunday, March 30, 2014 – Deborah Gross

Continuing Education Credits
There is a $55 processing fee to obtain continuing education credits. If you have paid this fee, you will receive a link following the conference to complete your evaluation and receive your certificate.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Approval valid through March 14, 2016, Assigned ONA 16173. This program has been approved for a maximum of 13.5 hours. The workshops will be awarded separately.

Contact Hours Per Session

Thursday, March 27, 2014
WS1: Testing for Mediation and Moderation Using Structural Equation Model                                               7.25
WS2: Nuts and Bolts of Intervention Research – A Primer                                                                             3.25
WS3: Introduction to Mixed Methods Research                                                                                             3.16
WS4: The Alphabet South of Community Engagement in Research                                                               3.00

Friday, March 28, 2014
Welcome and Keynote Presentation                                                                                                               1.0
Poster Discussion Sessions (PD1 and PD2)
and Session 1: Symposia and Papers                                                                                                             1.5
Poster Discussion Sessions (PD3 and PD4)
And Session 2: Symposia and Papers                                                                                                             1.5
Poster Discussion Sessions (PD5 and PD6)
And Session 3: Symposia and Papers                                                                                                             1.5

Saturday, March 29, 2014
Poster Discussion Sessions (PD7 and PD8)
And Session 4: Symposia and Papers                                                                                                             1.5
Poster Discussion Sessions (PD9 and PD10)
And Session 5: Symposia and Papers                                                                                                             1.5
Editor’s Special Session: Strategies to Become
A Successful Author                                                                                                                                         1.5

Sunday, March 30, 2014
Linking PhD Education with a Vision for
Science: Dialogue with the CANS-Idea
Festival Advisory Committee                                                                                                                           1.5
CIC Deans Special Session                                                                                                                             1.0
Closing Keynote                                                                                                                                              1.0

We would like to thank all our exhibitors and sponsors for their generous support of the conference:
2014 Sponsors

Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College
Ohio State University College of Nursing
Kent State University College of Nursing
Saint Louis University School of Nursing
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing
University of Missouri - Sinclair School of Nursing
University of Missouri - St. Louis College of Nursing
Oakland University
University of Kansas School of Nursing
Indiana University School of Nursing
2014 Exhibitors
Case Western Reserve University
Eastern Michigan University School of Nursing
Emory University School of Nursing
Glen Taylor Nursing Institute/Minnesota State University, Mankato School of Nursing
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College
Grand Valley State University Kirkhof College of Nursing
Indiana University School of Nursing
Kent State University College of Nursing
Lindenwood University
Loyola University Chicago Marcella Neihoff School of Nursing
Marquette University College of Nursing
Mennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University
Michigan State University College of Nursing
National Institute of Health/National Institute of Nursing Research
Oakland University
Ohio State University College of Nursing
Purdue University School of Nursing
Rush University College of Nursing
Saginaw Valley State University
Saint Louis University School of Nursing
South Dakota State University College of Nursing
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing
University of Cincinnati College of Nursing
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing
University of Iowa College of Nursing
University of Kansas School of Nursing
University of Louisville
University of Michigan School of Nursing
University of Missouri - Sinclair School of Nursing
University of Missouri - St. Louis College of Nursing
University of Nebraska Medical Center
University of Toledo College of Nursing
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
University of Wisconsin - Madison
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

We would like to congratulate all of our award recipients:
Harriet H. Werley New Investigator Award
Ellen M. Lavoie Smith, PhD, APN-BC, AOCN®
University Of Michigan School Of Nursing

MNRS Distinguished Contribution Award
Tonda Hughes, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Illinois at Chicago

MNRS John A. Hartford Foundation Award
Gregory L. Alexander, PhD, RN, FAAN
Sinclair School of Nursing, UM-Columbia

MNRS Lifetime Achievement Award
Janet Williams, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Iowa

Student Posters
And the Winners Are…

BSN Student Poster Winners

First Place
Katie Heille, Calvin College
"The Safety and Efficacy of Raspberry Leaf"
Second Place
Kathleen Reeves, University of Nebraska Medical Center
"Anxiety, Depression, and Quality of Life Comparison Between a Cancer Survivor and Their Intimate Partner"
Third Place
Fahima Husein, University of Illinois Chicago
"An Innovative Group Antenatal Care Model: Ensuring Compliance With African Standard of Care"
Honorable Mention
Kathryn Guffy, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
"Essential Leadership Concepts and Professional Behaviors Baccalaureate Nursing Students Need"

MSN Student Poster Winners

First Place
Janice Cecil, Eastern Michigan University
"Does Nurse Handoff at the Bedside Promote Accountability and Increase Nurse Satisfaction?"
Second Place
Kelly Miller, Eastern Michigan University
"Reducing Stroke Risk through Physical Activity and Diet: An Integrative Literature Review"
Third Place
Ellen Stemmler, Barnes Jewish College
"Outcomes of Admission Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Hospitalized Patients with Cardiovascular Disease"
Honorable Mention
Tara Zegaczewski , Purdue University
"Correlates of Psychosocial Adjustment among Healthy Siblings of Children with Cancer: An Integrative Review"

PhD Student Poster Winners

First Place
Jennifer Sjostedt, Marquette University
"A quantitative description of uncertainty with Mild Cognitive Impairment"
Second Place
Lenette Jones, University of Michigan
"Internet Health Information Seeking (IHIS): An Integrative Review of the Literature"
Third Place
Boqin Xie, University of Michigan
"Self-concepts of Exercise in Frail Older Adults with Heart Failure: A Literature Review"
Honorable Mention
Marcia Shade, University of Nebraska Medical Center
"State of the Science on Potentially Inappropriate Medications in Community-Dwelling Older Adults"

DNP Student Poster Winners

First Place
Denise Cooper, University of Michigan
"Urinary Tract Infections In Long-Term Care: An Implementation Project to Reduce Inappropriate Antibiotic Treatment"
Second Place
Megan Hebdon, Purdue University
"Shared Mental Models of Patients, Oncology Providers, and Primary Care Providers Regarding Roles in Cancer Survivorship Care"
Third Place
Jennifer Bauer, Valparaiso University
"The Use of Stress Reducing Techniques in Nursing Education"
Honorable Mention
Christine Colella, University of Cincinatti
"Comparing Learning Outcomes between Nurse Practitioner Students in a Distance Learning Program using an Interactive Case Study and those of On-site Students' interaction with Standardized Patients"