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.

Date/ Time
Location
Title
Presenter
Resources
Jan 14, 2022
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Unpacking the IRB Process: Human Subject Research and Exempt Determinations
Ivy Tillman
IRB Director


Nov 12, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Next Generation NCLEX: Teaching Clinical Judgement to meet the Needs of New BSN Students
Carolyn Kerns
Nursing Education Specialist with Elsevier
Oct 22, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Obesity Associated Differently Methylated Regions in Colon Cancer
John Milner, PhD(c)
PhD candidate in AU PhD program in nursing
Sep 24, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Survival Analysis, Risk Factors, and Discharge-Time Likelihood Prediction in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients Using Clinical Data
Thomas Joshua, PhD 
Associate Professor
College of Nursing
Sep 10, 2021
Online
12:00-1:00 p.m.
The Presence of Virtual Simulation in Nursing Education: An Update
Kelly Rossler, PhD
Associate Professor
Louise Herrington School of Nursing
Baylor University
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
Online
1:00-2:30 p.m.

Jul 30, 2021
Online
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
Online
1:00-2:30 p.m.

Jul 16, 2021
Online
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