Academics

Publications and Presentations

DEU Student Presenting on Unit at Hospital

Is Your Nursing Program DUE for a DEU

Implementation Guidelines and Fidelity Measures /
First Three Weeks of DEU Clinical Experience

Dedicated Education Unit Clinical Instructor Orientation

Journal articles

  • Glazer, G., Erickson, J. I., Mylott, L., Mulready-Shick, J., & Banister, G. (2011)."Partnering and Leadership Core Requirements for Developing a Dedicated Education Unit", Journal of Nursing Administration, 41 (10), p. 401-406. NLN Education Summit Research Presentation Title: Evaluating Dedicated Education Units: Outcomes of a Clinical Education Innovation in Orlando FLA. Sept 23, 2011.
  • CNHS' Professors, JoAnn Mulready-Shick and Kathleen Kafel, along with their DEU partners, published a research brief, in the Journal of Nursing Education, titled "Enhancing Quality and Safety Competency Development at the Unit Level: An Initial Evaluation of Student Learning and Clinical Teaching on Dedicated Education Units" December 2009, Vol. 48, No. 12, p. 716-791.

Other articles

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences Harbor Reflections articles:

  • CNHS Receives RWJ Grant to Evaluate Innovation in Nursing Education; Volume 7, Number 1
  • Dedicated Educational Unit Students win Award at ENRS Conference; Volume 6, Number 2
  • New CNHS Dedicated Education Units at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital Up and Running; Volume 5, Number 1
  • CNHS Undergrad Nursing Program's Quality and Safety Education for Nurse Grant Funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; Volume 4, Number 4

Presentations

  • Guardia Banister and Kathleen Kafel, “Leveraging Service/Academic Partnerships to Advance Healthcare Education”, at the National Nursing Staff Development Organization, July 13, 2012, Boston, MA
  • Greer Glazer, poster presenter, with J. I. Erickson, L. Mylott, J. Mulready-Shick, and G. Banister, Dedicated Education Units: A Clinical Innovation via Academic-Service Partnership” at the International Nursing Conference Nursing: Caring to Know, Knowing to Care Conference, June 7, 2012, Jerusalem, Israel (Registered Nurse Association, Ontario, Canada, Hadassah Hebrew University, and STTI)
  • JoAnn Mulready-Shick, “Evaluating Dedicated Education Units: Preliminary Findings”, at the Ohio League for Nursing, 2012 Nursing Education Summit, March 30, 2012, Columbus, OH
  • JoAnn Mulready-Shick and Kathleen Flanagan,Evaluating Dedicated Education Units: Outcomes of a Clinical Education Innovation”, at the NLN Education Summit, September 23, 2011, Orlando, FL
  • JoAnn Mulready-Shick, and EIN grantees. “The Effectiveness of Interventions Addressing the Nurse Faculty Shortage”, at the NLN Education Summit, September 22, 2011, Orlando, FL
  • JoAnn Mulready-Shick and Kathleen Flanagan, “Project PDQ (Partnering for DEU Development and Quality) Year One Findings”, at the Annual Grantee Meeting, Evaluating Innovations in Nursing Education Initiative, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, September 21, 2011, Orlando, FL
  • JoAnn Mulready-Shick and Kathleen Flanagan, “Project PDQ: Partnering for DEU Development and Quality, at the Annual Grantee Meeting, Evaluating Innovations in Nursing Education Initiative, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, March 31, 2011, Santa Ana Pueblo, NM
  • Kay Edgecombe, “ A Conversation with the Founder of Dedicated Education Units”, at Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Patient Care, September 16, 2010, Boston, MA
  • Kay Edgecombe, “Dedicated Education Unit (DEU) Development at Flinders University, Australia, and Globally”, at UMass Boston, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Research and Scholarly Dialogues, September 15, 2010, Boston, MA
  • JoAnn Mulready-Shick, Laura Mylott, Kathleen Kafel, Theresa Capodilupo, Vilma Pacheco,and Merril Farrell. “Academic Service Partnerships for Dedicated Education Unit Development”, at the Nurse Executive Leadership Conference, Institute for Nursing Healthcare Leadership, June 14, 2010, Boston, MA
  • Christine Smith, Sarah Bifulco, Samantha Leonard, Laura Palmieri ,Lisa Caravaggio,  Maria Daveiga Etheart, Marjorie Depestre, Jennifer Cartright, Beth Baldwin, Patricia Brita-Rossi, Dorothy Bradley,  and Laura Mylott. “Dedicated Education Units at Brigham and Women’s Hospital”, Spring 2010, Springfield, MA
  • DEU Undergraduate Nursing Student Presentation with Prof. K. Kafel at the 24th Annual Research and Scholarship Day, May 13, 2010, UMass Boston, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Boston, MA