Jane Garvin

Assistant Professor

Jane Garvin

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Nursing
Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing

  • (706) 721-2470
  • EC 4346

Education

  • Ph.D., Nursing Administration Georgia Health Sciences Univer, 2012

  • MSN, Nursing - Registered Nurse Tra University of Virginia, 1989

  • BSN, Nursing - Registered Nurse Tra Medical College of Georgia, 1986

  • AS, Nursing - Registered Nurse Tra Augusta College, 1984

Certifications

  • APRN, FNP-BC ANCC,

  • Healthcare Professional BCLS - CPR / AED 2016

  • ARNP State of Florida,

  • ARNP Florida Dept of Health, 1986

  • APRN State of Georgia,

  • APRN GA Professional Licensing Brd, 1997

  • RN GA Professional Licensing Brd, 1984

  • RNL GA Professional Licensing Brd, 1984

  • CPR BLS American Heart Association, 2015

  • Post-MSN FNP Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate University of Florida, 1992

Awards & Honors

  • Excellence in Published Writing Beta Omicron Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau, International, 2016

  • The Obesity Society, Health Services Research, Top Abstract 2015

  • NIDDK Fellow, Mathematical Sciences in Obesity Research National Institutes of Health- National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), 2014

  • NINR Fellow, Big Data Research National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR), 2014

  • Hartford Institute Fellow, Geriatric Nursing Research Hartford Institute, 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURS 3806

    Geriatric Nursing
  • NURS 3802

    Introduction to Nursing Pract
  • NURS 6700

    Nsg Therap and Prof Nsg
  • NURS 7800

    Synthesis Clinic Nurse Lead
  • NURS 7470

    Adv Health Assessment
  • NURS 8251

    Advanced Scientific Inquiry
  • NURS 7450

    Adv Prac Nurs Roles in Society
  • NURS 6400

    Evidence-Based Practice
  • NURS 7257

    Health Care Management
  • NURS 7990

    Independent Study
  • NURS 4803

    Ldrshp, Mgmt, & Cont Nurs Top

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Best Anthropometric Discriminators of Incident Type 2 Diabetes among White and Black Americans: A Longitudinal ARIC Study, 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Dissemination Research, 2016
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Pathway to Weight Maintenance: A Qualitative Study with Church Health Advisors to Assess Weight Maintenance Program Needs Among African-Americans, 2016
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Anthropometric Discriminators of Type 2 Diabetes Among White and Black American Adults, 2016
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Initial Response to Program, Program Participation, and Weight Reduction Among 375 MOVE! Participants, Augusta, Georgia, 2008-2010, 2016
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

Obesity

Department Service

  • North Georgia College & State University/ ASN Faculty 1999

    Role: Committee Chair
  • North Georgia College & State University/ Social Committee 1998 - 1999

    Role: Committee Member
  • North Georgia College & State University/ Graduate Program 1997 - 1999

    Role: Committee Member
  • North Georgia College & State University/ MS/FNP Admissions 1997 - 1999

    Role: Committee Member
  • North Georgia College & State University/ Search Committee 1997 - 1999

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Training and Development Committee for the CON Quality Project 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • PhD Program/Admissions Committee 2013 - 2016

  • NP-DNP Program Implementation - 2013

  • MCG/GHSU, Outcomes Assessment 2006 - 2007

    Role: Committee Member
  • University of Florida/ Junior Studies Faculty 1990 - 1996

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • University Senator 2015 - Present

    Role: University Senate Service
  • Medical College of Georgia/Georgia Health Sciences University/ OHRP Advisory Board 2005 - 2014

    Role: Committee Member
  • Temp Technical/Paraprofessional, Georgia Health Sciences University 2012

  • Student Assistant, Georgia Health Sciences University 2010 - 2012

  • Graduate Research Assistant, Study Coordinator & Teaching Assistant, Georgia Health Sciences University 2005 - 2010

Professional Service

  • United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Augusta Chapter, Chair - Scholarship Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Hospitality Committee 2017 ISONG World Congress 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Journal of General Internal Medicine 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Planning Committee 2017 ISONG World Congress 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Journal of Womens Health 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article

Public Service

  • Taking Off Pounds Sensibly 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Workshop Presenter-Evidence-Based Practice Project for Nursing 2017

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Taking Off Pounds Sensibly 2017

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Costa-Layman Health Fair 2016

    Role: Member
  • Nursing Career Summer Camp 2010

    Role: Guest Speaker