Dawn Langley-Brady

Assistant Professor

Dawn Langley-Brady

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Nursing
Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing

Bio

I’ve been a nurse since 1989 and a nursing instructor since 2012.
I’m a PhD-prepared nurse scientist, Board-Certified Advanced Holistic Nurse, Certified Hospice & Palliative Nurse, and Certified Clinical Aromatherapist.
My interests include CAM, pain management, pediatrics, hospice & palliative care, and self-care for students and nurses.

  • (706) 721-3998
  • EC 5344

Education

  • Ph.D., Nursing Science Augusta University, 2020

  • MSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other University of Phoenix, 2009

  • ASN, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Excelsior College, 2001

  • BFA, Art Augusta State University, 1996

  • DIP, Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Augusta Technical College, 1989

Certifications

  • Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner (CCAP) NAHA and AIA, 2012

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification (PALS) 2005

  • Registered Professional Nurse (RN) South Carolina Board of Nursing, 2005

  • Registered Professional Nurse (RN) Georgia Board of Nursing, 2005

  • BLSC 1989

  • Board-Certified Advanced Holistic Nurse (AHN-BC) American Holistic Nursing Credentialing Corporation, 2013

  • Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) Hospice and Palliative Nurses Organization, 2010

  • RN State of GA - Multi state, 2005

  • RNL State of GA - Multi state, 2005

  • RNL Georgia Board of Nursing, 2012

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) 2005

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification (PALS) 1989

Awards & Honors

  • PhD with Distinction The Graduate School at Augusta University, 2020

  • Mary Allen Lindsay Branan Scholarship Augusta University College of Nursing, 2017

  • Travel Award Augusta University - The Graduate School, 2017

  • Mary Allen Lindsay Branan Scholarship Augusta University College of Nursing, 2016

  • Travel/Research Grant National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURS 4802

    Maternal Child Nursing
  • NURS 4806

    Transition to Prof Nurs Prac
  • CURS 3990

    Undergrad Research II
  • NURS 6700

    Nsg Therap and Prof Nsg
  • NURS 7600

    Nurs Mgmt of Health Alteration
  • NURS 7801

    Synthesis of CNL Role

Teaching Interests

Pain Management, CAM, Hospice and Palliative Care, Pediatrics, Holistic Nursing, CAM in Pharmacology, and Aromatherapy

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Aromatherapy, olfaction, and spatiotemporal interactions: Complications of scent, 2020
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Photovoice: Using photography to understand lived experience, 2019
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Mother Nature (Collage and Poem), 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Intractable peripheral edema at end-of-life: An aromatherapy case study and review of the literature., 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Topical Hyssopus officinalis (hyssop) essential oil for the reduction in terminal respiratory secretions, 2015
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

Pain Management, Aromatherapy, Complementary Modalities (CAM; meditation, drumming, herbs, massage, nature, yoga, and more), Holistic Nursing, and Hospice and Palliative Care

College Service

  • BSN Program Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CON Pedagogy 2016 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • BSN Admissions Committee 2014 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Library Advisory Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Beta Omicron Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International 2014 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Integrative Oncology Steering Committee 2014 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American Holistic Nurses Association 2020 - Present

    Role: Other
  • AHNA Research Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Member
  • CSRA Chapter of the American Holistic Nurses Association 2012 - Present

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past

Public Service

  • Cub Scout and Boy Scout Volunteer, Georgia-Carolina Council 2005 - Present

  • Georgia-Carolina Council, Arrow Quest Event Chair 2008 - 2014

  • Georgia-Carolina Council, District Cub Scout Day Camp Director 2007 - 2013

  • Cub Scout and Boy Scout Volunteer, Crossroads of America Council 2004 - 2005

  • President Family Support Group, 3rd Brigade, 85th Division 2000 - 2002