Maternity Nursing Instructor at Samuel Merritt University in the San Francisco Learning Center. Registered Nurse with over 20 years experience in all aspects of Maternal-Newborn Nursing in the community hospital setting. A seasoned preceptor of nursing students, and new staff nurses. Expertise in training nurses from other specialties who wish to learn Labor and Delivery as well as new graduate nurses wishing to enter Maternity nursing right out of nursing school. Master of Science with focus in Nursing Education from San Jose State University.
Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN)
Courses Taught at Samuel Merritt University
Nursing 144 - Maternity Nursing, Theory and Clinical Nursing 125/126 - Health Assessment (Lab) Nursing 170 - Community Health (Clinical)
Fellowships, Grants, and Awards
Participant in Nursing Educators for Tomorrow: A Teacher Scholar Model Program, funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. This award included full funding for all the required courses for the Master of Science in Nursing degree in Nursing Education, plus a financial stipend.
Professional and Community Service and Professional Memberships
Certified in Inpatient Obstetrics. Certified in Electronic Fetal Monitoring. Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society. Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society AWHONN - Association of Womens Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses