CNR Seminars and Workshops 

The Center for Nursing Research (CNR) seminars and workshops focus on research works-in-progress, completed research, research-related topics, and engaged scholarship. Presenters include College of Nursing and other Augusta University faculty as well as guest speakers. CNR Workshops may be designed for a specific audience. However, CNR Seminars are open to all AU faculty, staff, and students as well as AUMC employees.

2021 SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS 

Date/ Time
Location
Title
Presenter
Resources
Jul. 23, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Baseline Educational Achievements of Children Raised by Grandparents in a Kinship Care Program          
Mary Lou Davis, PhD, APRN 
Assistant Professor, College of Nursing
Program Director, Healthy Grandparents Program

Mike Patton, MSW
Research Associate, College of Nursing
Program Coordinator, Healthy Grandparents Program
Jul. 9, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Nursing Students’ Attitudes and Beliefs toward Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Individuals      
Jennifer Castleberry, EdD, MSN, RN 
Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
Jun. 18, 2021 - WORKSHOP FULL
Online (Registration Required)
1:00-2:30 p.m.

Jul. 30, 2021
Online (Registration Required)
1:00-2:30 p.m. 
Workshop: Advanced Management of EndNote
Peter Shipman, MLIS, BA 
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Instruction & Innovation: Libraries

Natalee Reese, MLS, BA

Instructor
Dept. of Instruction & Innovation: Libraries
Jun. 11, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Awareness and Screening for Type 2 Diabetes in High-Risk, Younger Adult Populations
Lynn Glenn, PHD, APRN-C 
Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
May 21, 2021 - WORKSHOP FULL
Online (Registration Required)
1:00-2:30 p.m.

Jul. 16, 2021 - WORKSHOP FULL
Online (Registration Required)
1:00-2:30 p.m.
Workshop: Introduction to EndNote Software




Natalee Reese, MLS, BA
Instructor
Dept. of Instruction & Innovation: Libraries

Peter Shipman, MLIS, BA 
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Instruction & Innovation: Libraries
Apr. 23, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Effects of the iHope (inpatient hospital chaplain delivered palliative/end of life care) Program on Advance Care Planning and Quality of Life
Lawanda Greene, DNP, APRN 
Associate Professor
Middle Georgia State College

Chaplain Stephen Hughes, M.Div.

Chaplain Coordinator
Augusta University Health

Lufei Young, PHD, APRN-NP 

Associate Professor
College of Nursing
Mar. 26, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Educating Nursing Students on the Care of Patients with COVID-19 Quality of Life
Diane Robillard, DNP, RN 
Assistant Professor
College of Nursing

Fran Slone, MSN, RN 

Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
Feb. 26, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Contraceptive Use among African American and African Caribbean Women with a History of Intimate Partner Violence
Desiree Bertrand, PhD, RN 
Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
Feb. 12, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
"Boy Science:" CASSANDRA, Feminism, and the Gender Politics of Nursing Knowledge
Jessica Dillard-Wright, PhD, RN
Instructor
College of Nursing
Jan. 8, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
SOTL Certificate Series: Using a Growth Mindset to Encourage Student Growth
Marlene Call, PhD, MPH, RN
Assistant Professor 
College of Nursing 
Dec. 4, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
A Story of Unexpected Pitfalls, Challenges, and Subsequent Success Obtaining F31 Funding as a Pre-Doctoral Student
Morine Cebert Gaitors, PhD, FNP-C
National Clinician Scholars Program Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Oct. 23, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Determining the Influence of Cultural Values of Black, Rural Caregivers on Decision-Making for Seriously Ill Loved Ones: A NIH Diversity Supplement

*Due to technical difficulties, we are unable to provide a video recording of the presentation. The audio recording coincides with Handout 1.
Shena Gazaway, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
College of Nursing 
Oct. 9, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
The Effect of Essential Oils on CIPN Symptoms and Quality of Life in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Mixed Methods Study

*Due to technical difficulties, we are unable to provide a video recording of the presentation. The audio recording coincides with Handout 3.
Dawn Langley-Brady PhD, MSN, RN, AHN-BC, CHPN, CCA
Instructor
College of Nursing
Sept. 25, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
SOTL Certificate Series: Using Small Teaching to Energize Your F2F & Online Classroom
Marlene Call, PhD, MPH, RN
Assistant Professor 
College of Nursing 
Sep. 11, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m
The Influence of Instructional Rounds on Teacher Metacognition
Bill Hamilton, EdD
Assistant Dean
Instruction & Innovation
College of Nursing
Aug. 28, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Metacognitive Learning and the First-Year Student
Janelle Mangrum, MS
DNP Program Manager
Primary Care
College of Nursing
Jul. 24, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Transitioning to APA Style, 7th edition
Candis Bond, PhD
Director, Augusta University Writing Center
Assistant Professor
Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Jul. 10, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
SOTL Certificate Series: Using Transparency to Empower Students
Marlene Call, PhD, MPH, RN
Assistant Professor 
College of Nursing 
Jun. 12, 2020 
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
SOTL Certificate Series: The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at USG
Jeffery Galle, PhD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Faculty Development
University System of Georgia
May 1, 2020
Online using WebEx
12:00-1:00 p.m.
APA 7th Edition: What's New?
Natalee Reese, MLS
Nursing Information Librarian
Robert B. Greenblatt Library