Zoom meeting

Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Students present their scholarly work in a series of online presentations. Activities include thesis, dissertation and research poster presentations led by doctoral, nursing, physician assistant and family nurse practitioner students.

Register to attend the 2021 Virtual Academic Symposium

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9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
June 3 and 4

Video: UC Davis School of Nursing 2021 Academic Symposium-Day One First Session

Moderator
Janice F. Bell
Associate Dean for Research and Doctoral Program Director 

Welcome
Dean Stephen J. Cavanagh

Keynote speaker
Associate Professor Elena Siegel

9:15-10:40 a.m.
Doctor of Philosophy Presentations (15 minutes with 5 min Q&A; 5-minute break from 9:55 to 10 a.m.)
Moderated by Janice Bell, doctoral program director, associate dean for research and professor

  • Victoria Keeton
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    Associations between Material Hardship, Acculturation and Stress Among Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Latinx Mothers and their Children

  • Jonathan Trask
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    Barriers and Facilitators to Delirium Recognition and Assessment Among Critical Care Clinicians During the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Elbina Rafizadeh
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    Community Health Workers for Building Trust with Low-Income Racial Minority Women At-Risk for Maternal Child Health Disparities

  • Everlyne Ogugu
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    Habitual Sleep Duration — Hypertension Control Relationship among U.S. Adults with Hypertension

Video: UC Davis School of Nursing 2021 Academic Symposium-Day One Second Session

11-12:30 p.m.
Master of Science — Leadership presentations (5 minutes with 5 min panel Q&A)
Moderated by Jessica Draughon-Moret

Panel 1 — 11 – 11:20 a.m.

  • Gina Finical
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    Assistant Nurse Managers Connecting and Engaging with Professional Peer Networks

  • Aron King
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    Microaggressions: A Weight on the Success of Graduate Nursing Students of Color

  • Panel 1 Q&A  

Panel 2 — 11:20 – 11:40 a.m.

  • Mary Pfaff
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    Depression in Laryngectomized Patient

  • Craig Duckworth
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    Barriers to Adults Disclosing Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity to Health Care Providers in Rural Areas

  • Maria Shenica Wheeler
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    Charge Nurses and Their Lived Experiences Working in an Inpatient Psychiatric Unit

  • Panel 2 Q&A  

BREAK (5 min) — 11:45 a.m.


Panel 3 — 11:45 a.m. – Noon p.m.

  • Linda Vuong
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    Understanding Vaccine Hesitancy and Intent in the COVID-19 Era: A Survey of California Registered Nurses

  • Michael Jones
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    Workplace Violence Prevention: Between Patients and Staff Utilizing The Broset Violence Checklist in an Adult Medical-Surgical Telemetry Unit

  • Panel 3 Q&A  

Panel 4 — Noon – 12:30 p.m.

  • Nicole Vance
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    A Culture of Caring: The Intersection of Hospital Housekeeping Staff and Person-Centered Care

  • Reyna Portillo
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    Shifting the Culture of Care in the Intensive Care Unit through the Use of a Transgender Toolkit in the Electronic Health Record

  • Anna Dupree
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    Factors Associated with Integrating Clinical End-of-Life Care Simulations and Hospice Experiences in Prelicensure Nursing Curricula

  • Nicole Lira
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    Creating a Rapid Response Simulation for Nursing Students

  • Panel 4 Q&A 

 

Video: UC Davis School of Nursing 2021 Academic Symposium-Day Two First Session

9-10 a.m.
Doctor of Philosophy Presentations (15 minutes with 5 min Q&A)
Moderated by Janice Bell, doctoral program director, associate dean for research and professor

  • Angela Todd
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    Exploring the Influence of Christianity and the Role of Feminism in Mother-Daughter Conversations about Sex and Sexuality

  • Tina Rylee
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    The Role of the Problem List in Chronic Pain Management

  • Sayantani Sarkar
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    User-Centered Design Considerations for Mobile Yoga Applications Addressing the Challenges Faced by the Breast Cancer Survivors: A Mixed-Method Study

Video: UC Davis School of Nursing 2021 Academic Symposium-Day Two Second Session

10:15 – 11:20 a.m.
Master of Science — Leadership presentations (5 minutes with 5 min panel Q&A)
Moderated by Julie Bidwell

Panel 5 — 10:15 – 10:35 a.m.

  • Wendy Scott
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    COVID-19 Enhanced CPR Safety Mock Code Blue Training Simulations

  • Felixberto Piamonte
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    Safe Removal of SecurAcath Device in the Clinical and In-patient Setting: An Educational and Instructional Guide for the Clinical Nurses and Medical Providers

  • Laura Juarez
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    A Brief Debrief: Addressing Emergency Department Nurses’ Experiences of Workplace Violence through the Development of a Peer-based, Post-incident Support Tool

  • Panel 5 Q&A  

Panel 6 — 10:35 – 10:55 a.m.

  • Rizalina Magat
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    What Nurses Need to Know in Selecting Appropriate Venous Access Devices: An Educational Video Offering for the Adult Acute Care Settings

  • Nhadine Fabro-Brown
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    All Eyes on Falls: A Multicomponent Fall Prevention Strategy

  • Ali Berumen
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    Promoting Cardiovascular Health: Addressing Barriers to Implementing the Mediterranean Diet

  • Panel 6 Q&A 

Panel 7 — 10:55 – 11:15 a.m.

  • Maychao Yang
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    Preparing Prelicensure Nursing Students for Workplace Violence: A Limit-Setting Education Module

  • Sarah Stallins
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    Depression, Social Isolation and Addiction in Homeless Male Adults

  • Shayal Prasad
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    Impacts of Culture on Intimate Partner Violence among Fijian Indian Women

  • Panel 7 Q&A 

Video: UC Davis School of Nursing 2021 Academic Symposium-Day Two Third Session

11:35 a.m. – 12:40 p.m.

Evidence-Based Practice Poster Session (5 minutes, with up to 3 min Q&A)
Moderated by Teresa Thetford

  • Sharmeen Saeed and Alexander S. Nella
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    The Impact of a Low-Carbohydrate Diet on Oral Medication Use in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

  • Cheryl Johnson-Fernandez
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    Don't Blow a Gasket: A Focus on Blood Pressure Management

  • Megan McCaffrey and Geoffrey White
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    Comparison of Exercise vs. Pharmacological Treatment for Symptoms of Depression in Middle- to-Elderly Patient Populations

  • Mohamed Sada Jawara
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    Prevention of Incontinence Associated Dermatitis and Pressure Ulcers in Hospitalized Patients by Utilizing Highly Absorbent and Large EHOB Comfort Tops Chux

  • Frances Hopkins
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    Prenatal Vaccination Project

  • Jacob Blasi and Lauren Watanabe
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    Decreasing Length of Patient Encounter

  • Shayal Prasad and Aron King
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    Barriers to Reporting Workplace Violence

  • Nhadine Fabro-Brown and Wendy Scott
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    Decreasing Falls by Promoting Patient Mobility

12:40 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Dean Stephen J. Cavanagh