Medical Professional Publications

In Recognition

(From the Winter 2013 issue of Everything Matters: In Patient Care)

AWARDS

Jenna Merandi: Timothy D. Moore Award, OSU College of Pharmacy, June 2012

Sherri Kovach: 2012 Advocacy Award, Governor’s Council on People with Disabilities, August 2012

PUBLICATIONS

James Woods: “The View From Here,” AARC Times: Advice for Grads on Getting the Job, August 2012

Lee Ann Wurster, Jonathan Groner, Jeffrey Hoffman: “Electronic Documentation of Trauma Resuscitations at a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center,” Journal of Trauma Nursing, April/June 2012

Marliese Nist, Carl Backes, Pamela Moorehead, Jonathan Wispe: “Blood Pressure Support in the Very Low Birthweight Infant During the First Week of Life,” Advanced Neonatal Care, June 2012

PRESENTATIONS

Gretchen Bodnar, Maureen Sims: “Integrating Ambulatory Components into an Existing Orientation Program,” American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing, May 2012

Cindy Yensel: “Adolescent Bariatric Surgery,” Annual Meeting for the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, June 2012

Kim Kelly, Heather King, Jill Rill, Molly Taylor, Debbie Terry: “Nursing Roles in the Care of a Child Having Epilepsy Surgery,” ACNN Conference, March 2012

Laura Rhoades, Diana Rausch: “Tell Me Again, What Do You Do,” Epic Training Advisory Council, May 2012

Kimberly Novak: “Pharmacology: Common and Not So Common Facts About the Drugs You Use Every Day,” American College of Chest Physicians Board Review Course, August 2012

Kimberly Novak: “Ivacaftor: The First CFTR Potentiator,”Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists Seventy-Third Annual Meeting, May 2012

Janet Simsic, Jason Swinning, Sheilah Harrison, Tanya Maria Kempton, John Cheatham, Doug Teske, Ralf Holzer: “Quality Initiative to Reduce Radiation Exposure and Detect Radiation Injury in the Congenital Cardiac Lab,”Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in CV Disease and Stroke 2012 Scientific Sessions, May 2012

Amy Garee: “Endocrine Dysfunction and Metabolic Syndrome Following Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT),”Children’s Oncology (COG) and Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC),September 2012

Micah Skeens: “The patient family education section of the website, grants to be obtained and developed a Facebook page for the consortium,” Children’s Oncology (COG) and Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC), September 2012

Micah Skeens: “Leading Efforts Around Anti-Seizure Prophylaxis and Family Protocol Summary,” Children’s Oncology (COG) and Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC), September 2012

Gretchen Bodnar: “Utilizing Education to Promote Zero Preventable Harm,”5th Annual Quality Summit, June 2012

Sherri Kovach, Rick Triachelf: “Pediatric Potpourri: Emergency Management of Ill and Injured Children,” 35th Annual West Virginia State EMS Conference, November 2012

CERTIFICATIONS

Lynda Peel: Project Management, July 2012

Bethany King: Leadership and Human Services Management, June 2012

Brittany Mikuluk: Child Life Specialist, May 2012

Ellen Muncy: National Board of Surgical Technology, July 2012

Ayanna Williams: CPN, July 2012

Bethany King: Leadership and Human Services Management, June 2012

Tanya Marie Kempton: Clinical Nurse Leader, July 2012

GRADUATIONS

Kenny Hoffman: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Ohio University, June 2012

Brittany Durr: Master’s in Healthcare Administration, Ohio University, June 2012

Judy Leddy: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Ohio University, June 2012

Shannon Wallace: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Ohio University, June 2012

Jim Jones: Master Healthcare Administration, Walden University, June 2012

Becky Thorne: Master’s Degree in Nursing Education, Chamberlain College of Nursing, June 2012

Christy Smith: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, The Ohio State University, June 2012

Denise Graham: Master’s of Science as Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, The Ohio State University, August 2012

Cynthia Jarboe: Master’s of Science in Administration in Health Care, Central Michigan University, August 2012

Michele Sobecki: Registered Nurse-Bachelor of Science in Nursing, The Ohio State University, June 2012

Tanya Marie Kempton: Master of Science in Nursing, Otterbein University, May 2012

Sherri Kovach: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Ohio University, August 2012

Kamil Cak: Doctor of Ministry with a concentration in Healthcare Chaplaincy, Andrews University, December 2012

MISCELLANEOUS

Gail Bagwellmoderated a panel discussion with an OB physician, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, and women who received services under the new provisions of the Affordable Health Care Act, Grant Medical Center, August 2012

Leif Nelin, Caitlin Beggs, Randy Rose, Brandon Hart, Gail Bagwell, Elizabeth Ross, Stacey Hubbard, Katherine Ludwig, Lisa Alianiello, Jessica Barton, Meghan Meekinstraveled to Georgetown, Guyana to provide education and training to nurses and physicians of Georgetown Public Hospital on care of ill neonates, August 2012

Judy Hanlon, Kim Samson, Joanna Sutton, Gail Bagwell, Chris Fortney, Elizabeth Martinprovided neonatal education via WebEx to the nurses of the Georgetown Public Hospital, Georgetown, Guyana, June/July 2012

APPOINTMENTS

Gail Bagwell: Chair, March of Dimes State Program Services Committee, January 2012

Sharon Wrona: Treasurer, American Society for Pain Management Nursing, 2012 – 2014

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