Faculty Accomplishments

Faculty Accomplishments

The Anderson University School of Nursing faculty members are not only experienced educators, but offer the rich perspective of practicing clinicians in various specialty areas. Nursing believes in life-long learning and scholarly activities to enhance our profession. The listed activities reflect the learning and scholarship of the faculty members beginning with the School of Nursing's foundation:

August 2017

NurseTim Conference
Faculty attending:
Susan Allen

July 2017

AACN Summer Seminar
Topic: Adapting to Uncertainty in Academic Nursing: Building Effective Teams
Faculty Attending:
Carol Archuleta

June 2017

QSEN Conference
Faculty attending:
Andrea Raines

April 2017

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) Conference
Faculty Attending:  Kimberly Speer, Catherine Wilson, Jaclyn Gaulden, Beth Snyder
Faculty Presenting: Beth Snyder, Podium Presentation “e-Mentoring Across the Lifespan” with Duke University, Touro University, and Palm Beach Atlantic University

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF)
Faculty Attending
: Beth Snyder, Catherine Wilson, Jaclyn Gaulden, Kimberly Speer
Faculty Presenting: Beth Snyder- Podium presentation, “e-mentorship Across the Lifespan”

March 2017

Mission Opportunity-Walk a Mile Project
Faculty Attending:  Edith Hamilton, Guatemala 

Mission Opportunity & AU Abroad with Students
Faculty Attending:  Beth Schultz, Casey Hopkins, Susan Allen

ATI Conference
Faculty Attending:
Angie King, Heather Caldwell, Whitney Williams, Crystal Hooper

Examsoft Assessment Conference
Faculty Attending
: Angie Moon  

February 2017

AACN Master Education Conference
Faculty Attending:  Elizabeth Snyder, Catherine Wilson
Faculty Presenting: Elizabeth Snyder, Poster Presentation: e-Mentor Project

Association of Camp Nurses
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz 
Faculty Presenting: Beth Schultz: Setting Up a Medication Administration System at Camp
Beth Schultz:  Update Your Camp Practice Through ACN’s Revised Standards

January 2017

AACN Doctoral Education Conference
Faculty Attending:  Elizabeth Snyder

Case Studies in Geriatric Primary Care
Faculty Attending:  Elizabeth Snyder 

December 2016

Awarded DNP from Chamberlain College of Nursing: Cynthia Cross 

Medical University of South Carolina Graduation
Faculty Attending:  Kimberly Speer- Doctor of Nursing Practice

Publication: CompassPoint 26(4)
Faculty author: Beth Schultz
Article: “Camp Nursing: The Flip Side”

November 2016

AACN 2016 Fall Executive Development Series
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz, Carol Kellim

AACN 2016 Baccalaureate Education Conference
Faculty Attending:  Beth Schultz, Carol Kellim

Certified Medical Surgical Nurse Renewal
Faculty: Heather Caldwell

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor Renewal
Faculty Attending: Angie King

Basic Life Support Instructor Renewal
Faculty Attending: Angie King

October 2016

American Nurses Association. How to Effectively Teach Ethics to Nursing Students.
Faculty attending: Dr. Debra Seegers

American Nurses Credentialing Center. Family Nurse Practitioner Renewal.
Faculty: Debra Seegers

September 2016

Upstate AHEC Annual Research Symposium for Research Impacting Clinical Practice. Podium presentation titled Clinical Evaluation and Management of Coping and Depression in Adolescent Girls with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome.”
Faculty Presenting: Casey Hopkins

NCSBN NCLEX Conference
Faculty Attending:  Beth Schultz, Krystal Beeks

NCLEX Program Reports Professional Development Seminar
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz, Krystal Beeks

AU Abroad Presentation: Ireland
Faculty: Beth Schultz, Casey Hopkins

Hiott, D. B., Phillips, S., Amella, E., Mueller, M., Nichols, M., & Rushton, F. (2016). Youth Risk Screening Instruments for the Primary Care Setting: An Integrative Review Utilizing the Donabedian Framework Poster Presentation: Fourteenth Annual Research Symposium:Research Impacting Clinical Practice. Greenville, S.C.: Upstate Area Health Education Center, AHEC.
Faculty Published: Deanna Hiott

August 2016

Dissertation Defense: “A Mixed Methods Study of Coping and Depression in Adolescent Girls with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome”
Mercer University, PhD Program
Casey Hopkins

American Nurses Association Nurse Executive Advanced Review Course
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin, Cynthia Cross

July 2016

Team Based Learning Educational Workshop
Faculty Attending: Full-time & Adjunct SON Faculty

I Can Publishing Pharmacology Educational Workshop
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin, Cynthia Cross

June 2016

Neonatal Resuscitation Instructor Renewal
Faculty Attending: Catherine Wilson

Fred Pryor Seminar: Dealing with Difficult People
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin, Cynthia Cross

Grant Training Center- Two day workshop
Faculty Attending: Kimberly Speer

May 2016

QSEN Conference
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin

Geriatric Case Study - Book Reviewer
Reviewer:
Elizabeth Snyder

April 2016

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) Conference
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens, Elizabeth Snyder
Poster Presented by Elizabeth Snyder

National Nurse Educator Summit
Faculty Attending: Krystal Beeks, Julie Crawford, and Angie Moon

Fitzgerald Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review & Advanced Practice Update
Faculty Attending: Sanquinette Brownlee

Low Country AHEC- Med-Surg Certification Review Course
Faculty Attending: Susan Allen

ACLS Certification Course
Faculty Attending: Elizabeth Snyder

March 2016

Faith Community Nursing Training Conference
Faculty Attending: Edith Hamilton

Orthopedic education Conference- Medical University of S.C.
Faculty Project Planner/Attending: Susan Allen

American Organization of Nurse Executives (ANOE)
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin

February 2016

Association of Camp Nurses Education Symposium
Faculty Attending: Dr. Beth Schultz. Presenter- “The Year of Ethics, ANA Code of Ethics Revision and Camp Nursing”

AnMed Health Carolina Cardiology Cardiac Symposium
Faculty Attending: Cynthia Cross

January 2016

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Collaborative on Health Policy Competency in Graduate Nursing Programs Conference
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens, Elizabeth Snyder

National Certification Corporation
RNC - Maternal Newborn Nurse
Donna McIntire

American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)-Doctoral Education Conference
Faculty Attending:
Charlotte Stephens, Elizabeth Snyder
Poster Presented by Elizabeth Snyder

Anderson University’s Certificate in “On-Line Teaching”
Faculty Attending:
Karen Hardin, Cindy Cross, Deanna Hiott, and Angie King

December 2015

Charleston Southern University Graduation
Faculty Attending: Andrea Raines- Graduate MSN- Education

National Certification in Inpatient Obstetrics, RNC-OB
Faculty Attending: Stephanie Brock – certification renewed

November 2015

AACN 2015 Baccalaureate Education Conference
Faculty Attending: Andrea Raines

American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Obesity Week Conference
Faculty Attending: Heather Caldwell

November 2015

AACN 2015 Baccalaureate Education Conference
Faculty Attending: Andrea Raines

American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Obesity Week Conference
Faculty Attending: Heather Caldwell​

October 2015

South Carolina Nurses Association-Pharmacology Conference
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens, Elizabeth Snyder
Poster Presented by Charlotte Stephens and Elizabeth Snyder

Association of Camp Nurses Executive Board Meeting
Faculty Attending: Dr. Beth Schultz- Board Member, Research Committee Member

Nurse Executive-Board Certified
-originally obtained in 2010 and renewed in 2015- Crystal Hooper

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference
Faculty Attending: Stephanie Brock

BLS Instructor Renewal
Faculty Attending: Elizabeth Snyder

September 2015

Hiott, D. B., Guyton, M., O'Connor, S., & Kimble, C. (2015). Poster Presentation: The UCAYA Adolescent Health Model: Takeaways for Multidisciplinary Collaborative Development. Presented at the Upstate AHEC: Thirteenth Annual Research Symposium: Integrating Research With Action to Promote Health Equity, Greenville, S.C. 

National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale Certification
Faculty Attending: Angie King

South Carolina Perinatal Association Conference (SCPA)
Faculty Attending: Stephanie Brock

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Prescribed Opioids: Risk Management and Strategies for Safe Use
Faculty Completing: Dr. Debra Seegers

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Herbal Medications: An Evidence-Based Review
Faculty Completing: Dr. Debra Seegers

August 2015

DeMeo, S., Raman, S., Hornik, C., Wilson, C., Clark, R. & Smith, B. (2015). Adverse events after routine immunization of extremely low-birth weight infants. JAMA Pediatrics, 169 (8) 740-745. doi 10.10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0418
Faculty: Dr. Catherine Wilson 

American Nurses Association Nurse Executive Conference
Faculty Attending: Cynthia Cross

July 2015

Team Based Learning Educational Workshop
Faculty Attending: Full-time & Adjunct SON Faculty 

May 2015

QSEN National Forum
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin

April 2015

Certificate in Online Instruction
Faculty: Andrea Raines

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) Conference
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens, Elizabeth Snyder

March 2015

Contemporary Forums Pediatric Conference in Dallas, Texas
Faculty Attending: Edith Hamilton

Basic Life Support Instructor Certification 
Faculty Attending: Angie King

Mission Trip-Nicaragua
Faculty Attending: Edith Hamilton, Beth Snyder, Charlotte Stephens 

March 2015

2015 Charleston APRN Conference
Faculty Attending: Kimberly Speer

Two day Grant Writing Seminar
Faculty Attending: Elizabeth Snyder

Certificate in Advanced Healthcare Finance
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin 

Western Governors University Graduation
Faculty Attending: Edith Hamilton- MSN Education Specialist graduate

Association of Camp Nurses Educational Symposium
Faculty Attending: Dr. Beth Schultz-presentation, “Surprise Campers with Specific Medical Needs” 

AnMed Health Carolina Cardiology Cardiac Symposium
Faculty Attending: Cynthia Cross

November 2014

American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Obesity Week Conference
Faculty Attending: Heather Caldwell

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor Renewal 
Faculty Attending: Angie King

October 2014

An Integrative Literature Review: Two-Month Vaccines for Infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Poster Presentation
National Neonatal Nurses National Conference New Orleans 
Faculty Attending: Dr. Catherine Wilson 

Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health Annual Women’s Healthcare Conference, Savannah, GA
Faculty Attending: Casey Hopkins

Online Journal of Nursing Informatics-Manuscript accepted for publication
Evidence-Based Strategies for Attesting to Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records: An Integrative Review
Submitted by Elizabeth Snyder

Psychopharmacology Conference 
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens, Elizabeth Snyder

September 2014

Emergency Nurses Association National Conference
Faculty Attending: Edith Hamilton

August 2014

Team-based Learning Workshop
Albany New York
Faculty Attending: Dr. Beth Schultz

July - September 2014

Hudson, S.M.; Hiott, D.B.; Cole, J.; Davis, R.; Egan, B.M. & Laken, M.A. (2014). Increasing capacity for quality improvement in underresourced primary care settings. Quality Management Health Care, 23(3), 155-162. Doi: 10.1097/QMH.0000000000000031

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Deanna_Hiott

July 2014

Hospice of the Upstate Nursing Skills Validation for Accreditation
Faculty Attending: Edith Hamilton

Teaching On-line Certification Course
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin

Spartanburg Regional Poster Presentation
Faculty Attending/Presenting: Jaclyn Gaulden

May 2014

Charleston Southern University Graduation
Faculty Attending: Angie King- MSN Nursing Education graduate 

April 2014

Hiott, Hudson, Laken, Qanungo, & Wallston, (2014) Poster Presentation: Patient Contact Collaborative at the Children's Hospital, Center of Pediatric Medicine, Greenville Health System. Care Coordination Institute Annual Symposium. Columbia, SC.

ATI National Nurse Educator Summit
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz

National Conference for National Practitioners
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin, Charlotte Stephens

Brownlee, S. S., & Gibson, L. M. (2014). Poster Presentation: Decreasing Hemolysis Rates in Emergency Department Patients. Presented at the Tenth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, Spartanburg, S.C.

McLean Hospital/Mass General Psychiatric Academy: The Fundamentals of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Interactive Online Course)
Faculty Attending: Dr. Debra Seegers

February 2014

Association of Camp Nurses Education Symposium
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz
-recipient of education research grant
-presentation “The Scope & Standards of Camp Nursing Practice: Why do they Matter”

Certified Bariatric Nurse 
Faculty: Heather Caldwell obtained 

November 2013

AACN Baccalaureate Education Conference
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Beth Schultz, Karen Harden, Kristen Hawkins

September 2013

HCA Cancer Care Network Summit
Faculty Attending: Dr. Debra Seegers

July 2013

Association for Nursing Professional Development 
Faculty Attending: Karen Hardin

June - September 2013

Hospice of the Upstate Nursing Skills Validation for Accreditation
Faculty Attending: Dawn Henderson, Jason Thrift

Hiott, D. B. (September 27, 2013). Presentation: Interprofessional collaboration: What does it look like? Eleventh Annual Upstate Area Health Education Center Symposium: The Nursing Link to Interprofessional Collaboration in Healthcare Research, Greenville SC.

June 2013

American College of Nurse Practitioners Conference
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens

May 2013

Union University Educational Symposium
Faculty Attending:  Beth Schultz, presenter
Poster: “Spain’s Healthcare System”

Hiott, D.B. (May 14 & 15, 2013). Presentation: Wikis: Educating the classroom and the world. First Annual QEP Technology Symposium, Stepping Up: Meeting The Challenges and Opportunities of the Digital Classroom, University of South Carolina Upstate, Spartanburg, SC.

Bon Secours Health Systems Nursing Research Council, Richmond, Virginia. Picot de Mayo: Research Presentations
Faculty Presenting: Dr. Debra Seegers

April 2013

South Carolina Mental Health and the Law 2013
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens

Hiott, D. B. (April 19 & 20, 2013). Poster Presentation: Case Management Process Improvement. Center for Pediatric Medicine, Children's Hospital, Greenville Health System. Outpatient Quality Improvement Network Annual Symposium, Cardiovascular Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Across the Lifespan: Multi-stakeholder Perspectives and Collaboration. Columbia, SC. 

Obstetric Nursing Conference
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz, Casey Hopkins

National Student Nurses Association Annual Convention
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Casey Hopkins, Charlotte Stephens, Jason Thrift, Edith Hamilton

National League for Nursing: Education in Nursing: Improving Clinical and Classroom Approaches
Faculty Attending: Dr. Debra Seegers

March 2013

Bridging the Cultural Divide: Caring Across Cultures (Sponsored Seminar)
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Juana Slade - AnMed Health

February 2013

AANA Assembly of School Faculty
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner

Association of Camp Nurses Education Symposium
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz

January 2013

Union University DNP on campus Symposium
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens, Beth Schultz, Dawn Henderson

AACN Doctoral Conference
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner

December 2012

National Certification in Inpatient Obstetrics, RNC-OB
Faculty Attending: Stephanie Brock – certification obtained

October 2012

CCNE Self-Study Writing Workshop
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Beth Schultz

August 2012

Union University DNP Symposium
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens, Beth Schultz, Dawn Henderson

Elsevier SimChart Training
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz, Jason Thrift

CAE (METI) LearningSpace Training
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Charlotte Stephens, Beth Schultz, Jason Thrift, Edith Hamilton, Casey Hopkins

Virginia Commonwealth University: Psychiatric Mental Health Post Masters Certificate Program
Faculty Attending: Dr. Debra Seegers

July 2012

CAE (METI) Simulator Training
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Charlotte Stephens, Beth Schultz, Jason Thrift, Edith Hamilton, Casey Hopkins

June 2012

Nursing Boot Camp for New Faculty
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Charlotte Stephens, Beth Schultz, Jason Thrift

May 2012

CCCU Leadership Workshop
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner

April 2012

National Nurse Educator Summit
Faculty Attending: Beth Schultz
Poster Presentation:  “Affective Jump-Start Decreases Early Attrition at Tri-County” 

March 2012

Curriculum Plan and Board of Nursing Self-Study, Dr. Tim Smith – consultant
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Charlotte Stephens

Hiott, D.B. (2012). Poster Presentation: Obesity Identification Initiative. The Center for Pediatric Medicine, Children's Hospital, Greenville Health System. Outpatient Quality Improvement Network Annual Symposium, Columbia, SC.

February 2012

QSEN Consultant onsite Anderson, SC Dr. Gail Armstrong
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner, Charlotte Stephens

LearningSpace Workshop
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner

January 2012

National Conference Nurse Educators
Faculty Attending: Charlotte Stephens

October 2011

QSEN Conference
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner

August 2011

AANA Annual Conference
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner

June 2011

INACSL (Nursing Simulation)
Faculty Attending: Dr. Pamela Binns-Turner