Sheila Smith, PhD, ANP-BC, AGACNP-BC

Clinical Professor
Sheila Smith

Contact

Office Phone
Office Address

6-154 We
308 Harvard St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Titles

Clinical Professor
AGNP Specialty Coordinator

Education

Post-graduate Certificate, Seattle University, Adult-Geriatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Post-graduate Certificate, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Adult Nurse Practitioner

PhD, University of Minnesota
Major: Nursing

MSN, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Major: Adult Health Nursing Specialization
Minor: Clinical Nurse Specialist role preparation

BSN, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Fellowships

Fellowship, Fellowship Higher Learning Commission Assessment Academy
Fuld Academic Nursing Leadership Fellows program, Fellowship American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Mentoring Program in Community-Based Advanced Practice Nursing Fellowship Program, Fellowship National Association of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

Licensures and Certifications

Registered Nurse Licensure, Washington, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Minnesota
Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber, WA, TN, WI, MN
Adult-Geriatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Certified Specialist, American Nurses’ Credentialing Center
Nurse Practitioner Certification: Adult Nurse Practitioner, Certified Specialist, American Nurses’ Credentialing Center
Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) certification
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Life Support

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Biography

Teaching Summary

Courses
University of Minnesota:
N7504, Assessment and Management of Health for Advanced Practice Nurses, Practicum I
N7505, Assessment and Management of Health for Advanced Practice Nurses, Practicum II
N6408, Advanced Nursing Care of Older Adults Practicum
N7406, Advanced Nursing Practicum in Adult-Gerontology Health

Clinical Summary

Clinics: University of Minnesota Health Nurse Practitioners Clinic; Board Certifications: Adult Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Honors and Recognition

Dean and Professor Emerita, Pacific Lutheran University, 2018

Inducted as Fellow, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 2016

Walking OUT: An LGBTQA Commencement Celebration, recognizing faculty who have had a strong impact on LGBT student success at UWEC, SafeSpace Program, University of WI – Eau Claire, 2012

Assistant Dean and Professor Emerita, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI, 2012

Lifetime Distinguished Feminist Service Award, Women’s Studies Program, University of WI – Eau Claire, 2012

Citical Care Recognition Awards, Western Region National Ski Patrol, 2008

Patricia Van Ort Scholarly Achievement Award, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire School of Nursing, 2006

Visiting Professor, Jinan University, Guangzhou China, and Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam, 2005

Faculty Sabbatical Program, University of WI – Eau Claire, 2005

Delta Phi Chapter Leadership Award, Sigma Theta Tau, 2003

Patricia M. Ostmoe Award for Excellence in Clinical Instruction, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire School of Nursing, 1998

School of Nursing Doctoral Fellowship, University of Minnesota, 1989

Doctoral Student Poster Award, Midwest Nursing Research Society, 1988

Phi Kappa Phi induction, 1987

School of Nursing Scholarly Achievement Award, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, 1987

School of Nursing Beatrice Lofgren Delue Scholarship, University of Minnesota, 1987

Delta Phi Chapter Leadership Award, Sigma Theta Tau, 1985

Professional Memberships

Sigma Theta Tau, Psi at-large, Epsilon Sigma, and Delta Phi Chapters, 1985-1987

Western Wisconsin Advanced Practice Nurse Association

Wisconsin Organization of Nurse Executives

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

National League for Nursing

Minnesota APRN Coalition

Sigma Theta Tau, International Nursing Honor Society

American Nurses' Association

Tennessee Nurses Association

American Academy of Nursing Practitioners

ARNPs United of Washington State

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Collegiate Nurse Educators of Washington (CNEWS)

WA Organization of Nurse Executives

Midwest Nursing Research Society (past member)

Wisconsin Nurses' Association

Phi Kappa Phi

Minnesota Nurse Practitioner Association

Publications

Selected Publications

Smith, S. K., 2018. Reproductive System Medications. In Woo, T. M., Robinson, M. V. (Eds.), Pharmacotherapeutics for advanced practice nurse prescribers (5th ed.) F. A. Davis, Philadelphia,
2017. CCNE Continuous Improvement Progress Reports for the BSN, MSN, and DNP programs. Pacific Lutheran University,

Lee, M. L., Stidham, A., Melton, S. T., Mullins, C., Smith, S. K., 2017. Interprofessional Team Development in Student Led Clinics in Rural Northeast Tennessee. International Journal of Health Sciences Education, 4 (1):

Smith, S. K., Turell, S. M., 2017. Perceptions of Healthcare Experiences: Relational and Communicative Competencies to Improve Care for LGBT People. Journal of Social Issues, 73 (3): 3, 638-658.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/josi.12235

Smith, S. K., 2017. The Future of Nursing Education: Ensuring a Population Health Focus in Nursing Education in Washington State. Deans of Washington State Schools of Nursing,

2016. SoN Namibia Study-Away Program Option. Substantive Change/Innovative Program Report to the WA Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission

2016. 5-year Budget, PLU SoN. Report to the WA Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission

2016. PLU SoN Comprehensive Campaign Pro-Forma.

2015. Strategic Planning Framework and Initiatives. School of Nursing, Pacific Lutheran University,

Smith, S. K., 2015. School of Nursing Faculty Orientation Manual. Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA,

2014. Letter of Intent: Post-DNP Graduate Certificate Programs. East Tennessee State University, College of Nursing,

Smith, S. K., 2014. School of Nursing Faculty Handbook. Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA,

Smith, S. K., Hecker Fernandes, J., Zorn, C., Duffy, L., 2012. Precepting and mentoring needs of nursing faculty and clinical instructors: Fostering career development and community. Journal of Nursing Education, 51 (9): 497-503.

Smith, S. K., 2010. LGBT healthcare needs and concerns. (AACN Baccalaureate Nursing Conference, Orlando, FL).

2010. CCNE Self-Study Report for the Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing Programs. UW-Eau Claire College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Smith, S. K., Copstead, L., Kirkhorn, M. J., 2009. Frontiers of research, chapter introductions. In Copstead, L. E., Banasik, J. L. (Eds.), Pathophysiology (4th Ed.) Elsevier Saunders, St. Louis,

Smith, S. K., 2009. Clinical decision making in advanced practice nursing. In Jansen, M. M., Zwygart-Stauffacher, M. (Eds.), Advanced practice nursing: A guide to professional development (4th ed.) Springer, New York,

2008. Transforming our Future: The UW-Eau Claire Centennial Plan, 2008-2016. University Planning Committee Strategic Planning Group, 2006-2008,

Lamm, J., Poeschel, J., Smith, S. K., 2008. Obtaining a thorough sleep history and routinely screening for obstructive sleep apnea. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 20 1-5.

2008. Criterion #1 Mission and Integrity. UW-Eau Claire Higher Learning Commission Self-Study Report

Boehm, C., Smith, S. K., 2007. Altering the course: Screening for prediabetes. Advance for Nurse Practitioners, 15 (11): 43-46.

Girdhari, S., Smith, S. K., 2006. Assisting older adults with outpatient acute pain management. Journal of Orthopedic Nursing, 25 (3): 188-196.

Smith, S. K., 2006. Clinical decision making in advanced practice nursing. In Jansen, M. M., Zwygart-Stauffacher, M. (Eds.), Advanced practice nursing: A guide to professional development (3rd ed.) Springer, New York,

Smith, S. K., 2005. Teaching nursing in a rapidly developing country: Lessons learned from a short-term international teaching experience. (AACN Baccalaureate Nursing Conference, Chicago, IL).

Smith, S. K., 2001. Developing client case management through an integrated academic nursing practice at a community free clinic.

2000. CCNE On-Site Evaluation Team Reports.

Smith, S. K., 1999. Sensitive issues in life story research. In Moch, S. M., Gates, M. F. (Eds.), The researcher experience in qualitative research Sage, Thousand Oaks, CA,

Smith, S. K., 1997. Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization: Part I, Responses related to abuse and home/family environments. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 18 (5): 417-431.

Smith, S. K., 1997. Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization: Part II, Community characteristics and longer term personal impacts. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 18 (5): 417-431.

Smith, S. K., 1996. Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization and healing. (Proceedings of the 7th International Critical and Feminist Thinking in Nursing Conference. Pittsburgh, PN: Carlow College).

Mickel, R., Cassidy, M., Duifhuyzen, B., Fairbanks, C., Gross, R., Pederson, J., Smith, S., 1992. A discussion of scholarship concerning women. Wisconsin Dialogue: A Faculty Journal for the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 12 56-78.

Smith, S. K., 1990. A feminist analysis of constructs of health. In Graubard, A., Neil, R. (Eds.), Caring and nursing: Explorations in the feminist perspective. New York: National League for Nursing

Smith, S. K., 1989. A feminist analysis of constructs of health. (Proceedings of the conference on caring and nursing: Explorations in the feminist perspective. Denver: University of Colorado School of Nursing).

Smith, S. K., 1987. An analysis of the phenomenon of deterioration in the critically ill. Image: Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 20 (1): 12-15.

Smith, S. K., 1987. Human responses which characterize deterioration. University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin,

Smith, S. K., Rapp, C. J., Brekke, J., Frazier, S., Seffens, R., 1984. Inservice Manual for Professional Practice Project. Luther Hospital, Eau Claire, WI,

Smith, S. K., Geriatric patients. In Woo, T. M., Robinson, M. V. (Eds.), Pharmacotherapeutics for advanced practice nurse prescribers (5th ed.) F. A. Davis, Philadelphia,

Hirsch, A., Walsh Dotson, J., Oneal, G., Nyirati, C., Bekemeier, B., Wojnar, D., Griffen-Sobel, J., Hermer, J., Wild, L., Smith, S. K., Integrating population health into nursing education: A commitment from Washington's nursing deans and directors. Journal of Nursing Education,

Smith, S. K., Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization and healing. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota,

Presentations

Selected Presentations

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "Webinar: CCNE Accreditation ABC’s for New Chief Administrators and Faculty", November 02, 2017.

Smith, S. K. "Acute Heart Failure: A Case Presentation", Invited Classroom Presentation, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Update, Seattle University, February 10, 2017.

Smith, S. K. "Pharmacologic Update - Neurocognitive Problems of Aging: Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s", Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice Nurse Prescribers, Pacific Lutheran University, February 03, 2017.

Smith, S. K., Hambric, A., Huntingtin-Frazer, M. "Recognizing and Responding to Microaggressions", SoN Faculty Development Series, Pacific Lutheran University, February 01, 2017.

Smith, S. K., Hambric, A., Huntingtin-Frazer, M. "Implicit Bias – Navigating Resistance", SoN Faculty Development Series, Pacific Lutheran University, December 01, 2016.

Smith, S. K., Stidham, A., Melton, S., Lee, M., Mullins, C. "Building capacity for the interprofessional management of multiple chronic conditions: The role of interprofessional student clinics", American Association of Nurse Practitioners, National Conference, San Antonio, Texas, June 24, 2016.

Smith, S. K. "LGBT Healthcare Perceptions: Relational and Communicative Competencies for Improve Care", 1st Annual School of Nursing Research Day, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington, May 27, 2016.

Smith, S. K., Stidham, A., Melton, S., Lee, M., Mullins, C. "Building capacity for the interprofessional management of multiple chronic conditions: The role of interprofessional student clinics", 1st Annual School of Nursing Research Day, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington, May 27, 2016.

Smith, S. K., Stidham, A., Melton, S., Lee, M., Mullins, C. "Building capacity for the interprofessional management of multiple chronic conditions: The role of interprofessional student clinics", National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty, 42nd Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, April 17, 2016.

Smith, S. K. "Evaluating program outcomes – Approaches for effectiveness", Council on Nursing Education of Washington, Spokane, Washington, April 01, 2016.

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "Professional standards, guidelines, and other resources for accreditation; Planning and leading effective interviews", CCNE Evaluator Re-training Program, Atlanta, Georgia, June 17, 2015.

Smith, S. K. "Building capacity for the interprofessional management of multiple chronic conditions: The role of interprofessional student clinics", Southeast Interprofessional Education Conference, East Tennessee State University, June 11, 2015.

Smith, S. K. "CCNE accreditation standards", SoN Faculty Retreat, Pacific Lutheran University, January 01, 2015.

Smith, S. K. "Appreciative inquiry", SoN faculty, Pacific Lutheran University, November 01, 2014.

Smith, S. K. "Affordable care act", University faculty, Pacific Lutheran University, October 22, 2014.

Crouch, M. A., Davenport, M. J., McGowen, R., Pack, R., Smith, S. K. "Formative experiences of an inter-professional education program", American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy annual meeting, July 01, 2014.

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "State of the consensus model, A Report by Accreditation", National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), Chicago, Illinois, April 23, 2014.

Smith, S. K. "The future of advanced practice nursing and rural health: Challenges and opportunities", College of St. Scholastica School of Nursing, April 11, 2014.

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "Accreditation standards revisions", American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Master’s Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona, February 27, 2014.

Smith, S. K. "Nursing education: Current challenges and imperatives", Winona State University School of Nursing, February 25, 2014.

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "Team leader training workshop", AACN Semi-Annual Meeting, Washington, District of Columbia, October 26, 2013.

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "CCNE accreditation updates", National Association of Neonatal Nurses Faculty Summit, Nashville, Tennessee, October 02, 2013.

Smith, S. K. "LGBT healthcare needs and concerns", Women on Wednesdays, East Tennessee State University, September 01, 2012.

Smith, S. K. "LGBT healthcare needs and concerns", Research Day, Epsilon Sigma Chapter Sigma Theta Tau, East Tennessee State University, September 01, 2012.

Smith, S. K., Hecker-Fernandes, J., Zorn, C. R., Duffy, L. "Precepting and mentoring needs of nursing faculty and clinical instructors: Fostering career development and community", Sigma Theta Tau Research Day, April 01, 2012.

Smith, S. K. "The future of nursing", East Tennessee State University College of Nursing, October 19, 2011.

Smith, S. K. "LGBT healthcare needs and concerns", AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin, September 01, 2011.

Smith, S. K. "LGBT healthcare needs and concerns", Chippewa Valley LGBT Community Center, May 01, 2011.

Smith, S. K., Turell, S., Jagusch, S., Mercer, L., Liffrig, E. "LGBT healthcare needs and concerns", AACN Baccalaureate Nursing Conference, Orlando, Florida, November 20, 2010.

Smith, S. K., Turell, S., Jagusch, S., Mercer, L., Liffrig, E. "LGBT healthcare needs and concerns", UW-Eau Claire Student Research Day, April 01, 2010.

Klitzke Johnson, R., Smith, S. K. "Motivational interviewing and the inpatient with diabetes", Nurses Week, Luther Midelfort Mayo, April 01, 2010.

Klitzke Johnson, R., Smith, S. K. "Motivational interviewing and the inpatient with diabetes", Sigma Theta Tau Research Day, April 01, 2010.

Smith, S. K., Turell, S., Jagusch, S., Mercer, L., Liffrig, E. "LGBT healthcare needs and concerns", Sigma Theta Tau Research Day, April 01, 2010.

Smith, S. K., Severson, L., Vach, S. "Diabetes health stories: Free clinic patients", UW-Eau Claire Student Research Day, April 01, 2008.

Smith, S. K. "Advanced practice nursing in diverse settings", College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of WI – Eau Claire, February 10, 2006.

Smith, S. K. "Teaching nursing in a rapidly developing country: Lessons learned from a short-term international teaching experience", AACN Baccalaureate Nursing Conference, Chicago, Illinois, December 01, 2005.

Smith, S. K. "Nursing Development presentations", Rosebud IHS Hospital, Rosebud, South Dakota, July 01, 2005.

Smith, S. K. "Trends in nursing development", Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Viet Nam. June 13, 2005.

Smith, S. K. "Trends in nursing development", Jinan University, Guangzhou, China. May 01, 2005.

Smith, S. K. "CCNE Accreditation", Mankato State University, School of Nursing, Mankato, Minnesota, August 30, 2004.

Smith, S. K., Strom, S. "Advanced practice case management in community free clinics", Great Lakes Regional Free Clinics, Annual Conference, Madison, Wisconsin, April 01, 2001.

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "Playing a leadership role in the health system response to domestic violence", Eau Claire, Wisconsin, May 01, 2000.

Smith, S. K. "Women’s health promotion: Current challenges", Sacred Heart Hospital Women’s Health Center, Grand Opening, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, February 21, 2000.

Smith, S. K., (Panelist) "Health needs of women of color", Black History Month, UW-Eau Claire, February 14, 2000.

Smith, S. K. "Community-Based Nursing Education", Invited Community Partnership Workshop, UW-Eau Claire School of Nursing, September 01, 1999.

Smith, S. K. "Social relations of gender and women’s health patterning", Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Phi Chapter, October 01, 1998.

Smith, S. K. "Social relations of gender and women’s health patterning", Invited Faculty/Staff Academic Forum, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, April 08, 1998.

Smith, S. K. "Constructing a link between nursing and feminism: Social relations of gender and the health patterning framework", 8th International Congress on Women's Health Issues: International Council on Women's Health Issues, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, June 01, 1997.

Smith, S. K. "Extending the health patterning framework to the lived social world: Women’s experiences of victimizing sexualization and healing", 21st Annual Midwest Nursing Research Society Conference, Unitary Being Perspectives Symposium on Health as Expanding Consciousness: Research Based on , Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 08, 1997.

Smith, S. K. "Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization and healing", 7th International Critical and Feminist Thinking in Nursing Conference, Carlow College, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 12, 1996.

Smith, S. K. "Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization and healing", Invited faculty presentation, University of WI-Eau Claire School of Nursing, April 19, 1996.

Smith, S. K. "Intuitive knowing: Application to nursing research", North Memorial Hospital Nursing Research Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January 19, 1990.

Smith, S. K. "A feminist analysis of constructs of health", University of Colorado School of Nursing Conference on Caring and Nursing: Explorations in the Feminist Perspective, June 18, 1988.

Smith, S. K. "Human responses characterizing deterioration", Midwest Nursing Research Society conference, Wichita, Kansas, April 24, 1988.

Smith, S. K. "An analysis of the phenomenon of deterioration in the critically ill", University of Wisconsin Eau Claire School of Nursing Research Day, April 24, 1987.

Smith, S. K. "An analysis of the phenomenon of deterioration in the critically ill", University of Wisconsin Milwaukee School of Nursing Research Day, November 12, 1986.

Grants and Patents

Selected Grants

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