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Award Winning Authors


Congratulations to Dr. Elaine Webber, Dr. Tanya Vaughn-Deneen, and Dr. Maureen Anthony on winning the 2020 Dare to Share Writing Award. The Award recognizes nurse authors who reflect excellence in writing and Kathleen’s values, beliefs, and philosophy. Dr. Heinrich was passionate about creating a positive work environment and culture of collegiality in nursing programs where faculty could flourish, were comfortable to share and debate ideas, and collaborated on their scholarship.

Read their article: Three-generation academic mentoring teams: A new approach to faculty mentoring in nursing.

MSON publications

Includes last 5 years:

Anthony, M. (2016). Religion & care intertwined: Nursing in Catholic hospitals 1950-1965. Journal of Christian Nursing, 33(1), 38-43.

Anthony, M., Groh, C., & Gash, J. (2017). Suicide in Guyana: Nurses' perspectives. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 13(1), 14-19. doi:10.1097/JFN.0000000000000138

Bonham, E., & Kwasky, A. (2021). Caring for the mental health of youth and families: what is the role of the psychiatric mental health advanced practice nurse?. Clinical Nurse Specialist, 35(5), 246-252.

Burson, R., & Moran, K. (2016). Self-management in chronic disease. In K. Kuebler (Ed.), Integration of palliative care in chronic conditions: An interdisciplinary approach. Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.

Burson, R., & Moran, K. (2017). Lifestyle management recommendations. Home Healthcare Now, 35(9), 514.

Burson, R., & Moran, K. J. (2018). Improving patient outcomes. Home Healthcare Now, 36(2), 123.

Burson, R., & Moran, K. J. (2018). Individualizing targets for glycemic control. Home Healthcare Now, 36(3), 190-191. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000689

Conrad, D., Burson, R., Moran, K., Kesten, K., Corrigan, C., Hussey, P., & Pohl, E. (2020). The practice doctorate approach to assessing advanced nursing practice in Ireland. International Nursing Review, Advance online publication.

Corrigan, C. P., Kwasky, A. N., & Groh, C. J. (2015). Social support, postpartum depression, and professional assistance: A survey of mothers in the midwestern United States. The Journal of Perinatal Education, 24(1), 48-60. doi:10.1891/1058-1243.24.1.48 

Courtney, R., Wodwaski, N., & Wolgamott, S. (2019). Hepatitis C and baby boomers. Home Healthcare Now, 37(6), 363-364. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000813

Davis, S., Keep, S., Edie, A., Couzens, S., & Pereira, K. (2016). A peer-led diabetes education program in a homeless community to improve diabetes knowledge and empowerment. Journal of Community Health Nursing, 33(2), 71-80. doi:10.1080/07370016.2016.1159435

Dosch M. P. (2021). Treating increased inspired carbon dioxide. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 133(2), e23–e24.

Gray, R., & Groh, C. (2016). The relationship between male patients' antihypertensive medication beliefs and erectile function. Federal Register, 33(6), 36-41.

Groh, C. J., & Dumlao, M. S. (2016). Depression in home-based care: The role of the home health nurse. Home Healthcare Now, 34(7), 360-368. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000428

Groh, C. J., & Moran, K. (2016). Depression and diabetes in a primarily African American female population. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 37(2), 106-112. doi:10.3109/01612840.2015.1087605

Groh, C. J., Anthony, M., & Gash, J. (2018). The aftermath of suicide: A qualitative study with Guyanese families. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 32(3), 469-474.

Groh, C. J., & Saunders, M. M. (2020). The transition from spousal caregiver to widowhood: Quantitative findings of a mixed-methods study. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 1078390320917751.
Groh, C. J., & Cunmulaj, J. (2020). Women, addiction, and grief: A quality improvement initiative. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing.
Groh C. J. (2020). Medical cannabis and psychiatric disorders: Implications for psychiatric nurses. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 1078390320945791. Advance online publication.
Harris, K. D. (2019). Herpes simplex virus keratitis. Home Healthcare Now, 37(5), 281-284.doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000791

Jacek, G. (2017). Risks and benefits of warfarin versus new oral anticoagulant drugs. Home Healthcare Now, 35(4), 231-232. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000524

Jacek, G. A. (2021). Atrial Fibrillation: An Update for Home Healthcare Clinicians. Home Healthcare Now, 39(1), 6-12.
Keep, S. M., Reiffer, A., & Bahl, T. E. (2016). Supporting self-management of asthma care. Home Healthcare Now, 34(3), 2. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000366

Ko, A., & Thiel, L. (2017). Foreign educated Registered Nurses' attitudes toward evidence-based practice: A descriptive cross-sectional study. Journal of Nursing Practice Applications and Reviews of Research, 7(1), 14-21.

Ko, A., & Turner, J. (2017). Culturally sensitive care for Asian immigrants: Home healthcare perspectives. Home Healthcare Now, 35(9), 507-513.

Ko, A., & Turner, J. (2018). Online resources to support clinical practice. Home Healthcare Now, 36(2), 114-122. doi: 10.1097/NHH.0000000000000646

Ko, A., Burson, R., & Mianecki, T.  (2019). Closing Administrative Knowledge Gaps Around Advanced Nursing Roles. Nursing Management. 50(3), 26-36.

Ko, A., Burson, R., Gagleard, R., & Stocker Schneider, J. (2021). Brilliant at the basics: An academic practice partnership to build nursing expertise. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 52(3): 136-141. 

Kowalski, S. L. (2016). Physical therapy and exercise for hospice patients. Home Healthcare Now, 34(10), 563-568. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000468

Kowalski, S. L. (2017). Fall reduction interventions for hospice patients. Home Healthcare Now, 35(3), 166-170.

Kowalski, S. L., & Anthony, M. (2017). Nursing's evolving role in patient safety. The American Journal of Nursing, 117(2), 34-48. doi:10.1097/01.NAJ.0000512274.79629.3c

Kwasky, A., & Corrigan, C. (2016). Nursing in the Mercy traditions: Engaging students in the life of Catherine McAuley. Journal of Christian Nursing, 33(4), 244-248.

Kwasky, A. N., & Serowoky, M. L. (2018). Yoga to enhance self efficacy: An intervention for at-risk youth. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 32(1), 82-85.

Lambert, S. L., Kwasky, A. N., Kowalski, S. L., McConnell, S., & Ciotta, B. J. (2021). Clinical compass: Guiding the relationship between clinical and didactic learning. The Journal of Nursing Education, 60(5), 286–288.


Lee, H., Veliz, P. T., Ray, E. T., Chiboola, N. M., Phiri, T. K., Musonda, G., & Lori, J. R. (2020). Financial preparedness for birth among rural Zambian women: Do antenatal care contacts make a difference?. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 1-5.

Marshall, K. A., Burson, R., Gall, K., & Saunders, M. M. (2016). Hospital admissions for malnutrition and dehydration in patients with dementia. Home Healthcare Now, 34(1), 32-37. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000327

McClelland, M. L., Weekes, C. V., Bazzi, H., Warwinsky, J., Abouarabi, W., Snell, F., & Salamey, T. (2016). Perception of obesity in African-American and Arab-American minority groups. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, 3(1), 160-167. doi:10.1007/s40615-015-0127-6

McClelland M, Sesoko C, MacDonald DA. (2020). A mixed methods pilot study on the short-term physiological effects of vaping and attitudes regarding its use and health effects in samples of young adults. Journal of Addiction Nursing, 31(2), 110‐118. doi:10.1097/JAN.0000000000000336
McClelland, M. L., Sesoko, C. S., MacDonald, D. A., Davis, L. M., & McClelland, S. C. (2021). The immediate physiological effects of e-cigarette use and exposure to secondhand e-cigarette vapor. Respiratory Care, Advance online publication.

Mehdipanah, R., Schulz, A. J., Israel, B. A., Mentz, G., Eisenberg, A., Stokes, C., & Rowe, Z. (2017). Neighborhood context, homeownership and home value: An ecological analysis of implications for health. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(10), 1098.

Moran, K. J., & Burson, R. (2017). Pharmacologic agents used to treat type 2 diabetes. Home Healthcare Now, 35(7), 394-395. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000571

Moran, K. J., & Burson, R. (2017). Understanding diabetes distress. Home Healthcare Now, 35(3), 171. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000510

Moran, K. J., Burson, R., & Conrad, D. (2017). The doctor of nursing practice scholarly project: A framework for success (2nd ed.). New York: Jones & Bartlett Learning.

Moran, K. J., & Burson, R. (2018). Weight loss strategies for patients with Type 2 Diabetes. Home Healthcare Now, 36(1), 50. doi: 10.1097/NHH.0000000000000638.

Murphy, M., Serowoky, M. L., & Grant, S. M. (2021). Nurse-led model of care that helps a community heal: Curbside immunizations with assistance in social determinants. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 45(3), 219–225.

Pacini, C.M. (2021). Engaging staff in learning. In J.S. Fulton, K.A. Goudreau, & K.L. Swartzell (Eds.), Foundations of clinical nurse specialist practice (pp. 131-154). New York: Springer.

Platt, M., Kwasky, A., & Spetz, J. (2016). Filling the gap: Developing health economics competencies for baccalaureate nursing programs. Nursing Outlook, 64(1), 49-60. doi:10.1016/j.outlook.2015.10.004

Platt, M., Kwasky, A., MacDonald, D. A., & Spetz, J. (2018). Temporary removal: Exploring health economics course competencies’ value for nurse administrators. Nursing outlook,18, 30185-4. doi: 10.1016/j.outlook.2018.11.007

Razmus, I. (2018). Factors associated with pediatric hospital-acquired pressure injuries. Journal of Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing, 45(2), 107-16. doi: 10.1097/WON.0000000000000411

Razmus I. (2020). Commentary: medical devices and pressure injuries in the very young: Evidence to support offloading pressure from medical devices, skin assessment, and reducing moisture to lower nasal pressure injury rates. Journal of Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing, 47(2), 117.

Rouen, P.A. (2017). Aligning design, method and evaluation with the clinical question. In The doctor of nursing practice scholarly project: A framework for success (2nd ed.). New York: Jones & Bartlett Learning.

Rouen, P. A., & Wallace, B. R. (2017). The 2015-2020 dietary guidelines: Overview and implications for nursing practice. Home Healthcare Now, 35(2), 72-82. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000503 

Rouen, P. A., & White, M. L. (2018). Dry eye disease: Prevalence, assessment, and management. Home Healthcare Now, 36(2), 74-83.

Ruel, J. (2019). May-Thurner Syndrome: An often-missed cause of chronic pelvic pain. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 31(7), 388-390.

Saunders, M. M. (2017). Clinical nurses specialists' spheres of influence. Journal of Christian Nursing, 34(1), 11. doi:10.1097/CNJ.0000000000000346 

Saunders, M. M., & Groh, C. J. (2019). Spousal dementia caregiving to widowhood: Perceptions of older urban and rural widows. Western Journal of Nursing Research, [epub ahead of print], doi:10.1177/0193945919882727

Saunders, M. M., Hale, D. L., & Harris, K. (2016). Clinical nurse specialists' perceptions of care for vulnerable patients. Holistic Nursing Practice, 30(2), 64-69. doi:10.1097/HNP.0000000000000132 

Thiel, L., & Ko, A. (2017). Baccalaureate nursing students' attitudes toward evidence-based practice: A longitudinal study. Journal of Nursing Practice Applications and Reviews of Research, 7(2), 22-28.

Thiel, L.M., Ko, A, & Turner, J.A. (2019) Home healthcare nurses' attitudes, confidence, and engagement in evidence-based practice. Home Healthcare Now, 37(2):79-87. doi: 10.1097/NHH.0000000000000723.

Thiel, L. M., Razmus, I., Nauta, B., Keep, S., Thomas, R., & Moran, K. (2021). Student nurses' perceptions of Mercy: A qualitative study. Journal of Christian Nursing, 38(1), 32–37.
Teitel, A., & Bozimowski, G., (2020). A review of the pharmacology and anesthetic implications of Cannabis. AANA Journal, 88(3), 237-244.

Webber, E. (2016). Nurses' health study 3: Recruiting new participants. Home Healthcare Now, 34(8), 447-449. doi:10.1097/NHH.0000000000000434

Webber, E., & Serowoky, M. (2017). Breastfeeding curricular content of family nurse practitioner programs. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 31(2), 189-195. doi:S0891-5245(16)30161-4 [pii]

Webber, E, & Watkins, A. (2017). Evolution of a profession: The role of accreditation in lactation education. Journal of Human Lactation, 33(4), 740-744.

Webber, E., & Benedict, J. (2019). Postpartum depression: A multi-disciplinary approach to screening, management and breastfeeding support. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 33(3), 284-289.

Recipients of the 2020 Dare to Share Writing Award: Webber, E., Vaughn-Deneen, T., & Anthony, M. (2020, January 7/8). Three-generation academic mentoring teams: A new approach to faculty mentoring in nursing. Nurse Educator, 45(4), 2013-2013.

Weisfeld, C. C., Turner, J. A., Dunleavy, K., Ko, A., Bowen, J. I., Roelk, B., Eissa, R., Benfield, E., & Robertson, K. (2021, June 1). Dealing with anxious patients: A systematic review of the literature on nonpharmaceutical interventions to reduce anxiety in patients undergoing medical or dental procedures. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine (New York, N.Y.), 10.1089/acm.2020.0504. Advance online publication.

Weisfeld, C. C., Turner, J. A., Bowen, J. I., Eissa, R., Roelk, B., Ko, A., Dunleavy, K., Robertson, K., & Benfield, E. (2021, June 1). Dealing with anxious patients: An integrative review of the literature on nonpharmaceutical interventions to reduce anxiety in patients undergoing medical or dental procedures. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine (New York, N.Y.), 10.1089/acm.2020.0505. Advance online publication.

White, M. L., & Verdusco, L. M. (2018). Communicating with older adults. Home Healthcare Now, 36(3), 181-184. doi: 10.1097/NHH.0000000000000653 [doi]

Wodwaski, N., & Courtney, R. (2020). Emotional Intelligence: An unspoken competency in home care. Home Healthcare Now, 38(5), 286.
Wodwaski, N., & Munyan, K. (2021). As nurses, are we meeting the unique needs of the intact client?. Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing. e12356. Advance online publication.
Wodwaski, N., & Munyan, K. (2020). Self‐care promotion of the intact (non‐circumcised) patient: A review of available recommendations. Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing, e12297.

Wyatt, T., McClelland, M. L., & Spangaro, J. (2019). Readiness of newly licensed associated degree registered nurses to screen for domestic violence. Nurse Education in Practice, 35, 75-82. doi:S1471-5953(17)30358-X

Yskes, R., Thomas, R., & Nagalla, M. L. (2018). A case of decreased milk production associated with aripiprazole. The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders, 20(6), 10.4088/PCC.18l02303.

Zajac, L. M., Moran, K. J., & Groh, C. J. (2017). Confronting compassion fatigue: Assessment and intervention in inpatient oncology. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 21(4), 446-453.