Jonas Scholar Directory

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Jane Abanes , DNP, PMHCNS, PMHNP-BC

Vanderbilt University

LCDR Jane Abanes’ medical career started in 1995 as a Navy Hospital Corpsman. Later commissioned as a Navy Nurse Corps Officer, she served in various settings including medical surgical ward, inpatient psychiatric unit, case management department, post-anesthesia care unit, and general surgery clinic. Her passion for mental health began during her post-master’s studies at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).…

Maura Abbott

Yale

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Anisha Abdul-Ali , DNP, MPH, RN

Senior Director of Clinical Programs

Dr. Abdul-Ali is the Senior Director of Clinical Programs at OCHIN in Portland, Oregon, leading a team of twelve clinicians who provide expertise in informatics, practice facilitation, clinician engagement and efficiency, and program evaluation.  Her focus is on the translation and implementation of clinical decision support tools in the electronic health record. A leader in healthcare innovation and transformation, with a background in adult critical care, clinical education, project management and informatics, Dr.…

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Brittany Abeln , BSN, RN

University of Arizona

I am currently entering my fourth year as a dual PMHNP DNP/PhD student. Prior to starting my program I received my BSN and a BS in Family Studies and Human Development from the University of Arizona. My research interest is in LGBTQ mental health inequalities; I am specifically interested in understanding the experiences of transgender youth and their mental health outcomes.…

Susan Adamek

University of Nevada Las Vegas

Christy Adams , M.P.H., R.N.

University of California-Davis

Christy Adams is a Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Doctor of Philosophy student at the University of California, Davis, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing. Her clinical practice interest is injury prevention across the age continuum with a research focus on fall prevention among older adults transitioning from acute care to home. In addition to a Bachelor’s in the Science of Nursing, she holds a Master’s in Public Health.…

Kelly Adams

Michigan State University

Maura Adams

The Catholic University of America

Maura Adams is currently a Doctorate in Nursing Practice student at the Catholic University of America. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing in Public Health Nursing from the Catholic University of America in 2014, and prior to that earned her BSN from Villanova University in 2007, where she also participated as a member of the NROTC unit.…

Sara B. Adams

University of Illinois at Chicago

Lisa Adams Wolf

Boston College

Lucky Agbator ,DNP

Duke University

I have 27 years of Professional experience in a combination of Clinical, Health Informatics, and Manufacturing Performance Improvements with multi-faceted experience in Health, and Business Analytics. My main concentration is in Healthcare Performance Data Standards, EHRs implementation, Clinical workflow, Quality Improvements, Administration, Compliance, and sustenance of Healthcare Systems. I have experience in utilizing improvements principles, research methods in Healthcare, and Clinical and Manufacturing Environment.…

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Christine Agenor , MPH, RN-BC

University of Central Florida

In my doctoral research at the University of Central Florida, I am exploring the promotion of flourishing, defined as the optimal state of mental health, including psychological, emotional, and social well-being. My dissertation will be a grounded theory study of the social forces that influence flourishing in ethnically diverse youth. My interest in this research area is based in my clinical experience as a mental health nurse at the VA, as well as my undergraduate preparation in psychology and graduate preparation in public health.…

Khira Ahmed-Yahia , BSN, RN, CCRN

University of Wisconsin-Madison

I am a second year full-time Doctor of Nursing Practice student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. My focus is in primary care pediatrics with a special interest in nursing education. I graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2012 with my BSN. Following graduation I accepted a new graduate nursing position in the pediatric intensive care unit at Mattel Children’s Hospital-UCLA in Los Angeles, CA.…

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Alma Ahmetovic , MSN, RN, WCC, HFA

Indiana University

Current program – Interested in the care of older adults and research in this area. 2017 August – Presented on the topic of The First 72: Post-Acute Care Onboarding & Hospitality during a 3.5 hour, half-day intensive session at the 2017 Pioneer Network Annual Conference in Schaumburg, IL. 2015 – Present: Facility Administrator on Record, Swiss Village, Berne, Indiana; HFA.…

Irene Akande ,RN, BSN, MSN

University Of Maryland

After attaining my Bachelors of Nursing Degree (BSN 2nd Degree) from the University of Maryland in 2005, I joined Dimensions Healthcare Systems as a Critical Care/ICU/Trauma Nurse where I gained vast experiences as an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nurse. As part of my career advancement in late 2006, I was offered a position with The Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Washington DC as an ICU Staff Nurse.…

Toyin Akanni , DNP,BSN,RN

University of Washington

I am a DNP student in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner track at the University of Washington. What has prepared me for this future role are the different life experiences. Experience as a single mother, an immigrant, 17 years of psychiatric nursing, and a state of the art advanced evidence-based DNP education at theUniversity of Washington.…

Anastasia Albanese-O’Neill

University of Florida

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Dr. Kimberly Albero

University of Virginia

Kimberly Albero is a Family Nurse Practitioner and Doctor of Nursing Practice at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. She is the Research Program Director for the Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, managing a medication assisted treatment clinic in southwest Virginia and educational programs connecting primary care providers throughout the state with specialists at the University.…

Karen Alexander , MSN, RN

Duquesne University

Karen Alexander is currently an instructor at Jefferson College of Nursing in Philadelphia, PA. She is a PhD student at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA. Her clinical experience includes neonatal nursing, pediatric home care, and public health nursing involving family health promotion. She also served on the expert panel of the American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing convened to develop competencies related to care coordination in nursing.…

Lacey Alexander , MS, RN

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Lacey Alexander is currently a 5th-year PhD student in the School of Nursing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Lacey was an Early Entry Option PhD student at UW-Madison, which means that she received early research training and mentorship as an undergraduate nursing student. Lacey’s PhD minor includes coursework in psychology and women’s studies, with a strong emphasis on feminist theory.…