Maternity Nursing Instructor at Samuel Merritt University in the San Francisco Learning Center.
Registered Nurse with over 25 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.
1980 BS Biology University of the Philippines, Diliman Campus, Quezon City, Philippines
1986 AA Nursing Chabot College, Hayward, CA
2009 MS Nursing Education San Jose State University School of Nursing, San Jose, CA
Fellow: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Nursing Educators for Tomorrow: A Teacher Scholar Model Program
Master’s Degree Project - Using Simulation for Teaching Maternity Nursing Skills: Students’ Perception of a Learning Experience.
Simulation in clinical teaching.
Mentoring of new graduate nurses and nurses interested in teaching.
Nursing 144 - Maternity Nursing, Theory and Clinical
Nursing 125/126 - Health Assessment (Lab)
Nursing 170 - Community Health (Clinical)
Nursing 181 - Synthesis
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.
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
ANA - American Nurses Association