Mary Tracy, PhD, RN

Assistant Dean for the PhD Program and Director of Graduate Studies
Mary Fran Tracy

Contact

Office Address

6-123 Weaver Densford
308 Harvard Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Titles

Associate Professor

Education

PhD, University of Minnesota
Major: Nursing
Minor: Social and Administrative Pharmacy

MS, University of Minnesota
Major: Medical-Surgical Nursing

BSN, University of Iowa
Major: Nursing

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Biography

Research Summary

Symptom management in critically ill patientsInnovative interventions to improve care of critically ill and mechanically ventilated patientsComplementary therapies.

Teaching Summary

Academic Interests and Focus
Adult Health, Nursing Research, Critical Care, Evidence-Based Practice, Clinical Nurse Specialist Role

Clinical Summary

Board Certifications: Registered Nurse, State of Minnesota; Clinical Nurse Specialist; Critical Care Nurse Specialist

Honors and Recognition

Inducted as Fellow, National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists, 2019

Brenda Lyon Leadership Award, National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists, 2014

Minnesota Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year, Minnesota March of Dimes, 2010

Marie Hippensteel Lingeman Award for Excellence in Nursing Practice, Sigma Theta Tau International, 2009

Inducted as Fellow, American Academy of Nursing, 2004

Professional Memberships

Center for Aging Science and Care Innovation

Grants and Patents

Award: The Emotional, Mental Health, and Physical Symptom Exper
Principal Investigator: Tracy, Mary Frances
Sponsoring Organization: Natl Association of Clinical Nurse Speci
Award Dates: 2021 - 2022

Award: Learning How Expert Critical Care Nurses Think: An Actio
Principal Investigator: Peden-McAlpine, Cynthia
Sponsoring Organization: American Assoc of Critical-Care Nurses
Award Dates: 2020 - 2022

Award: Learning How to Think From Expert Nurses: The Power of P
Principal Investigator: Peden-McAlpine, Cynthia
Sponsoring Organization: Minnesota Nurses Association
Award Dates: 2019 - 2023

Award: Efficacy of Self-Management of Sedative Therapy by Venti
Principal Investigator: Tracy, Mary Frances
Sponsoring Organization: Mayo Clinic Rochester
Award Dates: 2017 - 2022