Paper Sessions

BioBehavioral Paper Session

Pain Sensation and Gut Microbiome in Young Adults with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) presented by Jie Chen, University of Connecticut School of Nursing

Association of Insomnia Symptoms With Medication Adherence in Patients With Heart Failure: A Mediational Analysis presented by Rida Gharzeddine, PhD, RN, Rutgers University Camden School of Nursing

Physical Activity use Along the Young Adult Cancer Care Continuum presented by Ann Marie Moraitis, University of Massachusetts Amherst Institute for Applied Life Sciences and College of Nursing

Splanchnic and Cerebral Oxygenation During Oral Feeding Near Discharge as an Early Biomarker of Problematic Feeding in High-risk Infants presented by Jinhee Park, Boston College Connell School of Nursing

The Association of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and Risk of Irritable Bowel Syndrome presented by Tingting Zhao, PhD, University of Connecticut School of Nursing


Child Bearing/Women's Health Paper Session

Contraceptive Use in African Refugee Women: A Survey-Based Study presented by Kafuli Agbemenu, School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, SUNY

Association Among Mother’s Vaccination Status, Mother’s Vaccine Hesitancy, and Her Child’s Vaccination Status presented by Alicia L. Carlson, RN, PhD, Simmons University School of Nursing

Maternal Worry About Infant Weight and its Influence on Artificial Milk Supplementation and Breastfeeding Cessation presented by Diane J DiTomasso, PhD, RN, University of Rhode Island College of Nursing

Effect of Resourcefulness, Stress, Perception of Child Vulnerability on Postpartum Depression in Women after their Preterm Infant's Discharge from Neonatal ICU presented by Christine Audrey Grippi, PhD, RN, BSN, MSN, Long Island University Harriet Rothkopf Heilbrunn School of Nursing

Promoting Oral Health for Mothers and Children: A Nurse Home Visitor Education Program presented by Judith Haber, APRN, FAAN, PhD, New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing

Informal Milk Sharing for the Hospitalized at-Risk Infant in the Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Community in the United States presented by Toby Bresler, PhD, RN, OCN, Mount Sinai Medical Center


Child/Adolescent Paper Session

Associations Between Asthma Knowledge, Self-Efficacy, and Self-Care in Rural Adolescents With Uncontrolled Asthma presented by Sarah I. Leonard, MSN, RN, Columbia University School of Nursing

Adolescents' Attitudes and Beliefs Regarding Mobile Phone Use and Sleep presented by Cynthia K. Snyder, PhD, Pennsylvania State Health Hershey Medical Center

Conceptual Gaps in Transition Readiness Instruments presented by Katherine South, BSN, Columbia University School of Nursing

Development and Evaluation of an Educational Video for High School Students on Vaping and Other Nicotine Products presented by Randi Traison, Binghamton University State University of New York Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Self-Care Behaviors Among Rural Adolescents With Uncontrolled Asthma presented by Eleanor R. Turi, BSN, RN, CCRN, Columbia University School of Nursing


EBP/Technology/Innovation Paper Session

Obstetrics and Gynecology Providers’ Experiences with Telehealth Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Qualitative Study presented by Mohammad Alkawaldeh, PhD, MSN, RN, University of Massachusetts Medical School Graduate School of Nursing

Impacting Anxiety and Self-Efficacy for First Time Chemotherapy Patients Using a Customized Virtual Reality Video presented by Susan Birkhoff, PhD, RN, Christiana Care Health

Participant Engagement in Medication Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder via Telemedicine presented by Jordon D. Bosse, PhD, Northeastern University Bouve College of Health Sciences

The Usability and Effect of the Health StorylinesTM mHealth app on Female Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Self-efficacy, Health-related Quality of Life and Perceived Illness presented by Mary Ann Cantrell, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Translating Evidence to Practice: A Multi-Practice PDSA Collaboration to Improve Constipation Management for Patients with Cancer presented by Pamela Ginex, Oncology Nursing Society

Exploration of a New Virtual Nursing Care Delivery Modality During COVID-19 presented by Julie
McCulloh Nair, PhD, RN, APHN-BC, CCRE, West Chester University of Pennsylvania/ ChristianaCare

Evidence Based Practice in New York State: A Delphi Study presented by Jennifer Ann Yingling, Utica College Nursing Program


Health Promotion /Disease Management Paper Session

Salient Beliefs About Engagement in a Group Physical Activity Dance Program Among Diverse Mothers from a Low-Resourced Community presented by Rahshida Atkins, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, Rutgers University School of Nursing

How has COVID-19 Affected Spanish Speaking Home Health Aides in New York City: A Qualitative Study presented by Jennel C Osborne, PhD, MPhil, MSNEd, RN, Long Island University Harriet Rothkopf Heilbrunn School of Nursing

Worry About the Future Health Issues of Smoking and Intention to Screen for Lung Cancer with Low-dose Computed Tomography presented by Hermine Poghosyan, BSN, MPH, PhD, Northeastern University Bouve College of Health Sciences

Effectiveness of a Culturally Tailored Breast Cancer Risk Reduction Program among Korean Immigrant Women in New York City presented by Jin Young Seo, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing

The Perception and Experiences of Newly Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes Patients (TD2) on the Impact of Patient-Provider Communication on Subsequent Decision to Engage in Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) presented by Michelle Boakye, PennState College of Nursing

Improving the Health of a Diverse Population Through a Nurse-Driven Chronic Disease Management Program presented by Joyce Ann Smith, PhD, University of Rochester School of Nursing


International/Immigrant Health Paper Session

Immigrant Patient Experiences with Food in the Hospital and Home Health Care Settings: A Qualitative Secondary Analysis presented by Lauren Gerchow, MS, RN, New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing

Dietary Transition and Food Practices among Pregnant Women from Sub-Saharan Africa living in Massachusetts presented by Favorite Iradukunda, PhD, University of Massachusetts Amherst Institute for Applied Life Sciences and College of Nursing

The Relationship Between Pain Medications Usage and Depression Among Asians Living in the United States presented by Aliya Kuerban, PhD, FNP-BC, RN-PCCN, Molloy College Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Mediating Effects of Social Support when Assessing Treatment Adherence Factors in a Sample of Patients Diagnosed with Hypertension in Nigeria presented by Ednah Madu, PhD, MSN, FNP-BC, RN, Adelphi University College of Nursing and Public Health

“How am I Going to Understand That?”….Exploring Medication Management with Home Health Care (HHC) Patients with Language Barriers (LB) presented by Sarah M Miner, PhD, St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing

The Association of Child Self-feeding, a Dimension of Responsive Feeding, and Diarrheal Morbidity in Children 6-23 Months in Rural Areas of Peru, Nicaragua and Indonesia presented by Rebecca C. Robert, PhD, The Catholic University of America Conway School of Nursing


LBGTQI Paper Session

Internet Recruitment of a Diverse Population of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Nurses presented by Shannon Avery-Desmarais, PhD, AGPCNP-C, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Differences in the Prevalence of Multimorbidity among Cisgender Sexual Minority and Heterosexual Adults: Investigating Differences across Age Groups presented by Billy A. Caceres, Columbia University School of Nursing

Stressors in Healthcare and the Symptoms of Physical and Mental Health of Gender Minority People presented by Kristen D Clark, MSN, RN, University of California San Francisco School of Nursing

A Latent Class Profile Analysis of HIV-Related Risk Behaviors in Emerging Adult Sexual Minority Men of Color presented by S. Raquel Ramos, PhD, MBA, MSN, FNP-BC, New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing


Methods/Instrument Development Paper Session 

Development and Psychometric Properties of the Multiple Sclerosis Knowledge Assessment Instrument presented by Aliza Bitton Ben-Zacharia, PhD, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, FAAN, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing

Conducting Virtual Survey Research of Frontline Registered Nurses During the COVID-19 Pandemic presented by Pamela B. de Cordova, PhD, RN-BC, Rutgers University School of Nursing

Exploring Work-Related Goals in Young Adult Cancer Survivors presented by Lauren Victoria Ghazal, New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing

Giving Voice: Findings from a Mixed Methods Quality-of-Life (QOL) Tool for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) presented by Holly Evans Madison, Nova Southeastern University Ron and Kathy Assaf College of Nursing

Poetic Analysis: A Tool for Discovery in Nursing Research presented by Brianna Morgan, MSN. CRNP, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing


Nursing Education I Paper Session

A National Study of Undergraduate Nursing Students' Early Consideration of Doctoral Education: What Characteristics Predict Students' Report of Intention and Readiness to Continue Toward the Doctorate? presented by Renee Buonaguro, PhD, RN, ANP-C, Molloy College Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Pre-Licensure Nursing Students’ Attitudes toward Clinical Research, Education Research, and Pedagogical Research Participation in the United States presented by Sherry A. Burrell, PhD, RN, CNE, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Generating Nursing Science to Better Understand Nurse Practitioner Fellowship/Residency Programs presented by Majeda M. El-Banna, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, The George Washington University School of Nursing

The Experience of Interprofessional Education (IPE) and Values-Based Practice (VBP) of Healthcare Educators and Practitioners presented by Rhonda E Maneval, EdD, RN, Pace University Leinhard School of Nursing

New Graduate Registered Nurse Transition and Reflective Practice Theory: A Theory Synthesis presented by Joyce H Cadorette, MSN, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth College of Nursing and Health Sciences

“Pakikipagkapwa and Utang Na Loob”: The Influence of Family and Culture in Graduate Degree Attainment Among Filipino American Nurses presented by Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos, EdD, WHNP-BC,
IBCLC, FAANP, Rutgers University School of Nursing


Nursing Education II Paper Session

Nursing Students' Perspectives on Observed Weight Bias in Healthcare Settings: Reflections from Clinical presented by Tracy Oliver, PhD, RDN, LDN, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Strategies to Enhance Learning in Simulation Environments: The Lived Experiences of ESL Nursing Students presented by Charity Adedokun, EdD, Immaculata University Division of Nursing

The Effect of Curricular Integration of TeamSTEPPS® Teamwork Training on Baccalaureate Nursing Students’ Teamwork Knowledge and Attitudes presented by Jennifer Gunberg Ross, PhD, RN, CNE, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Service Learning: Enhancing Nursing Student Civic Engagement With Diverse Populations of Children With Special Needs presented by Rahshida Atkins, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, Rutgers University School of Nursing

Inclusion of People with Physical Disabilities in Nursing Education: Student Perceptions presented by Julie Kientz Elting, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE, Long Island University Harriet Rothkopf Heilbrunn School of Nursing


Nursing Education – COVID Paper Session 

Protective Effect of Student Satisfaction and Relationship between COVID 19 Diagnosis and Student Anxiety On Online Learning presented by Lydia Albuquerque, DNP, ACNP-BC, CCRN, William Paterson University Department of Nursing

Impact of Online Clinical Learning for Undergraduate Nursing Students During COVID-19: A Qualitative Study presented by Hailey Anne Clark, BSN - Student, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

The COVID-19 Nursing Student Self-Reported Education and Personal Experiences During the Early Months of the COVID Pandemic presented by Veronica D Feeg, PhD, RN, FAAN, Molloy College Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Behind the Screen: Nursing Faculty Experiences during the COVID-19 Pandemic presented by Michelle M. Kelly, PhD, CRNP, CNE, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing


Older Adult Paper Session

Correlates of Health-Related Quality of Life in a National Sample of Older Adult Survivors of Colorectal Cancer presented by Sherry A. Burrell, PhD, RN, CNE, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Interprofessional Value-Based Health Care: Nurse Practitioner - Dentist Model presented by Maria C. Dolce, PhD, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Understanding the Unmet Behavioral Health and Social Needs of Home Healthcare Patients and Caregivers presented by Angela M Gerolamo, PhD, RN, Thomas Jefferson College of Nursing

Frailty and Depression: Mediators of Fear of Falling and Quality of Life in Older Adults. presented by Michelle A McKay, Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

COVID-19: A Lived Experience of a Novel Corona Virus presented by MaryEllen E. Roberts, DNP, APN-c, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN, Seton Hall University College of Nursing

Helping Family Caregivers Self-Manage the Challenges of Caring for Someone with Memory Behaviors presented by Pamela C Spigelmyer, PhD, RN, CNS, CSN, Duquesne University School of Nursing


Organizational/Workforce Paper Session 

How do Higher Education Mergers Influence Quality of Work Lives of Faculty and Administrators? presented by Amita Avadhani, PhD, DNP, DCC, ACNP-BC, NP-C, CCRN, FAANP, FCCM, Rutgers University School of Nursing

Psychological Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic On Inpatient Oncology Nurses: A Cross-Sectional Study presented by Ijeoma Julie Eche, PhD, FNP-BC, AOCNP, CPHON, BMT-CN, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Certification of Nurse Practitioners Working in Adult Acute Care: Results of a National Survey presented by Alex Hoyt, RN, PhD, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Alleviation of Primary Care Provider Burnout through Co-Managed Care: A Cross Sectional Analysis of Interdisciplinary Dyads presented by Allison Norful, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, Columbia University School of Nursing

Registered Nurses’ Lived Experiences of Peer-to-Peer Incivility in the Workplace presented by Susan Rux, PhD, MSN, RN, PHN, ACNS-BC, CHEP, CNE, CPCC, CPRW, LNCC, NEA-BC, OCN, Chamberlain University - North Brunswick, New Jersey Campus

Licensed Practical Nurse Workforce in New Jersey as described by LPNs and Employers presented by Susan Heidenwolf Weaver, PhD, RN, CRNI, NEA-BC, Hackensack Meridian Health

The Work Environment from Dusk to Dawn presented by Susan Heidenwolf Weaver, PhD, RN, CRNI,
NEA-BC, Hackensack Meridian Health


Palliative Care/EOL & Chronic Illness Paper Session 

Palliative Care and Advance Directives in Neurology presented by Aliza Bitton Ben-Zacharia, PhD, DNP,
RN, ANP-BC, FAAN, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing

Advance Care Planning Improves End-of-life Care in Cancer, but Enhanced Approaches to Implementation are Still Needed: A Meta-analysis presented by Kristin Levoy, PhD, MSN, RN, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Understanding the Supportive Care Needs of Early Phase Cancer Clinical Trial (CT) Participants presented by Debra Lundquist, PhD, RN, Massachusetts General Hospital

A Comparison of Young Adults With and Without Cancer in Concurrent Hospice Care: Implications for Transitioning to Adult Health Care presented by Kim Mooney-Doyle, PhD, RN, CPNP-AC, University of Maryland School of Nursing

Global Concerns of Women with Breast Cancer and the Impact of COVID-19: Resources and Social Support Utilized by Women to Promote Health After Breast Cancer presented by Kathleen Sternas, Seton Hall University College of Nursing

Hospice Delivery in Rural Areas: Provider Perspectives on Challenges and Opportunities presented by Elizabeth Thiede, PennState College of Nursing


Social Determinants of Health Paper Session

Development of a Successful Academic-Community Partnership to Increase Physical Activity and Improve Mental Health for Mothers at Risk presented by Rahshida Atkins, PhD, APN, FNP-BC, Rutgers University School of Nursing

Perceived Social Support and Elder Mistreatment Help-seeking among Older Chinese Americans presented by Ying-Yu Chao, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, Rutgers University School of Nursing

Participants as Partners in Large Precision Medicine Studies presented by Elizabeth Cohn, RN, PhD, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing

Is Poverty Associated with Illness Uncertainty in Parents of Children with Cancer? - An Exploratory Analysis presented by Ijeoma Julie Eche, PhD, FNP-BC, AOCNP, CPHON, BMT-CN, Dana Farber Cancer Institute

The Effect of Perceived Discrimination on Blood Pressure among African American Mothers in the InterGEN Study presented by Victoria S Vaughan Dickson, FAAN, FAHA, FHFSA, PhD, RN, New York
University Rory Meyers College of Nursing