Faculty & Staff Directory

Robin Webb Corbett, PhD, FNP-C, RNC

Chair, Department of Advanced Nursing Practice and Education
Associate Professor
Office: 3185A Health Sciences Building
Phone: (252) 744-6462

Referred Articles/Papers

Refereed:

        2017       Corbett, R.W. Clinical Inquiry, In Sonya Hardin and Roberta Kaplow (eds.) Synergy for Clinical Excellence. (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA:

                           Jones and Bartlett.

        2017       Owens, L., Corbett, R.W. & King, T. Principles of Pharmacology, In Teoka King and Mary Brucker (eds.) Pharmacology for Women’s

                           Health. (2nd ed.) Boston, MA; Jones and Bartlett.

        2016       Corbett, R.W. Women’s Health: Commonly Occurring Infections in M. Davidson, M. London & P. Ladewig (Eds.), Olds’ Maternal-

                           Newborn Nursing and Women’s Health Across the Lifespan, (10th ed.). New York, NY:  Pearson.

        2015       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. Pregnancy and Preterm Labor in J. Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion, (Eds.). Pharmacology: A nursing

                            process approach (8th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Saunders Elsevier.

        2015       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. Labor, Delivery, and the Preterm Neonate in J. Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion, (Eds.). Pharmacology:

                            A nursing process approach (8th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Saunders Elsevier.

        2015       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. Drugs Associated with the Postpartum and the Newborn in J. Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion, (Eds.).

                           Pharmacology: A nursing process approach (8th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Saunders Elsevier.

        2014*    Lowery, B., Corbett, R.W., King, A., Brown, S., & Faser, K. Virtual Clinic--Opening the Clinic Door to Interprofessional Education and

                          Practice. Journal for Nurse Practitioners 10, (10).

        2014       Corbett, R.W. & Kolasa, K.  Pica and Weight Gain in Pregnancy. Nutrition Today 49 (3) 101-108.

        2013*    Corbett, R.W., Schwartz, M., Green, B. & Sessoms, A.  New Media Simulation Stories in Nursing Education.  CIN:  Computers,

                         Informatics, Nursing, 31(4) 198-203.

        2013      Corbett, R.W. Physiologic basis for reproduction in S. Blackburn (Ed.) Maternal, fetal and neonatal physiology: A clinical perspective.

                         (4th ed.) Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.

        2013       Gantt, L. & Corbett, R.W.  Undergraduate senior capstone scenarios: Pearls, pitfalls and politics in Campbell, S., & Daley, K. M.

                           (Eds.).  Simulation scenarios for nurse educators: Making it real.  (2nd ed.)   New York:  Springer Publishing Co. 

         2012       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. Pregnancy and Preterm Labor  in Kee, J. Hayes, E., & McCuistion, L. (Eds.). Pharmacology: A nursing

                            process approach (7th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Saunders Elsevier.

         2012       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. Labor, Delivery, and the Preterm Neonate in Kee, J. Hayes, E., & McCuistion, L. (Eds.). Pharmacology:

                             A nursing process approach (7th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Saunders Elsevier

         2012       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. Drugs Associated with the Postpartum and the Newborn in Kee, J. Hayes, E., & McCuistion, L. (Eds.).

                           Pharmacology: A nursing process approach (7th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Saunders Elsevier.

         2011       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. (2011). Introductory Pharmacology for Clinical Practice. Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, 56 (3),

                           190 -197.

         2011       Owens, L., Corbett, R.W. & King, T.. Principles of Pharmacology, In Teoka King and Mary Brucker (eds.) Pharmacology for Women’s

                            Health.  Boston, MA; Jones and Bartlett.

         2010       Corbett, R.W. Women’s Health:  Commonly Occurring Infections in Olds (9th ed). In Michelle Davidson, Marcia London & Patricia

                           Ladewig (eds.), Olds’ Maternal-Newborn Nursing and Women’s Health Across the Lifespan, New York, NY: Pearson.

        2010       Gantt, L. & Corbett, R.W. (2010). Using Simulation to Teach Patient Safety Behaviors in Undergraduate Nursing Education. Journal of

                           Nursing Education, 40(1), 48-51.

        2009       Corbett, R.W. & Owens, L. W. Pregnancy and Preterm Labor  in J. Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion (Eds.). Pharmacology: A nursing

                           process approach (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Saunders Elsevier.

        2009       Corbett, R. W. & Owens, L. W. Labor, Delivery, and the Preterm Neonate in J. Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion, (Eds.). Pharmacology:

                           A nursing process approach (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO:   Saunders Elsevier.

        2009       Corbett, R. W. & Owens, L. W. Drugs Associated with the Postpartum and the Newborn in J.Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion, (Eds.).

                           Pharmacology: A nursing process approach (6th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Saunders Elsevier.

        2008*     Corbett, R. W., Miles, J., Gantt, L. & Stephenson, N. (2008) Schools of nursing, clinical partners, and alumni collaborate for               

                         senior nursing simulation scenarios:  A theory based approach.  Clinical Simulation in Nursing Education 4(5) e49-e56.

        2008       Gantt, L. & Corbett, R.W.  (2008). Undergraduate senior capstone scenarios: Pearls, pitfalls and politics in Campbell, S., & Daley, K.

                            M. (Eds.).  Simulation scenarios for nurse educators: Making it real.  New York, NY:  Springer Publishing Co.

        2007       Corbett, R.W. Physiologic basis for reproduction in S. Blackburn (Ed.) Maternal, fetal and neonatal physiology: A clinical perspective.

                          (3rd ed.) Philadelphia, PA: Mosby.

        2007       Corbett, R. W. (2007). Nursing Care during Pregnancy in D. Lowdermilk, S. Perry, (Eds.) Maternity & Women’s Health Care (9th ed.).

                          St. Louis, MO: Mosby Elsevier.

        2007       Corbett, R.W. (2007).  NCLEX Like Test Questions for Educational Resources, Inc. Kansas City, Kansas.

        2006       Corbett, R. W.  (2006) Nursing Care during Pregnancy in D. Lowdermilk, S, Perry. (Eds.). K. Alden, K. Cashion, & R. W. Corbett

                          (Assoc. eds.). Maternity nursing (7th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby Elsevier.

        2006       Corbett, R. W.  (2006) Pregnancy at Risk: Preexisting Conditions in D. Lowdermilk, S, Perry.  (Eds.). K. Alden, K. Cashion, & R. W.

                          Corbett (Assoc. eds.). Maternity nursing (7th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Mosby Elsevier.

        2006       Corbett, R. W.  (2006) Pregnancy at Risk:  Gestational Conditions in D. Lowdermilk, S, Perry.  (Eds.). K. Alden, K. Cashion, & R. W.

                          Corbett (Assoc. eds.). Maternity nursing (7th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Mosby Elsevier.

        2006*     Thomas, D., McArthur, L., & Corbett, R.W.  “Nutrition knowledge and attitudes of allied healthy and fitness students.”  Journal Of Allied

                         Health35(1),e 37-e58.

        2006       Corbett, R. W. & Owens, L. W. (2006). Pregnancy and Preterm Labor in J. Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion, (Eds.). Pharmacology: A

                           nursing process approach (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO:   Saunders Elsevier.

        2006       Corbett, R. W. & Owens, L. W. (2006). Labor, Delivery, and the Preterm Neonate in J. Kee, E. Hayes, & L. McCuistion,  (Eds.).

                           Pharmacology: A nursing process approach (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO:  Saunders Elsevier

        2006       Corbett, R. W. & Owens, L. W. (2006). Drugs Associated with the Postpartum and the Newborn in J. Kee, E. Hayes,  & L. McCuistion,

                           (Eds.). Pharmacology: A nursing process approach (5th ed.).  St. Louis, MO:  Saunders Elsevier.

        2003*     Corbett, R.W., Ryan, C., & Weinrich.  “Pica in pregnancy:  Does it affect pregnancy outcomes?”  MCN.  The American Journal of

                          Maternal/Child Nurse.  28(3), 183-191.

        2003       Corbett, R.W.  “Safe Effective Care Environment—Nurse Management Role.”  NCLEX RN Course Manual.  Kansas City, K.S. 

                           Educational Resources.

       2003       Corbett, R.W. “Hypothalamic pituitary ovarian axis.” Chapter in Maternal, fetal and neonatal physiology: A clinical perspective. (2nd ed.)

                          by Blackburn. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby.

       2001*     Elberson, K., Vance, A. Stephenson, N. & Corbett, R.W.  “Cooperative learning:  A strategy for teaching pathophysiology to

                        undergraduate nursing students.”  Nurse Educator 26, (6), 259-261.

      2001       Corbett, R.W. “Lessons from hurricane Floyd.”  Nurse Educator 26 (1), 12, 16.

      2000       Corbett, R.W. & Marshburn, D.  “Nurses in disaster” Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Excellence in Clinical

                         Practice, 1 (3), 1, 3.

      2000       Corbett, R.W.  “The future for chapters.”  Reflections on Nursing Leadership, First Quarter 2000. 34.

      1996       Corbett, R.W.  “Obstetrical review questions.”  In P. Beare (Ed.) Davis’ NCLEX-RN Review.  Philadelphia, PA:  Davis Co., 614-617, 622-

                         626.

     1995*      Walsh, S. & Corbett, R.W.  “Helping postpartum rural adolescents visualize future goals.”  MCN. The American Journal of Maternal/Child

                      Nursing, 29 (5), 267-279.

     1992        Corbett, R.W. & Lee, B.  “Nutriquest:  A fun way to reinforce nutritional knowledge.” Nurse Educator, 17 (92), 33-35.

     1992        Lee, B. L. & Corbett, R.W.  “Nutritional pursuit:  A learning module.”  Journal of Nursing Education, 31 (6), 238-285.

     1991*      Eason, F. R., & Corbett, R.W.  “Effective teacher characteristics identified by adult learners in nursing.”  Journal of Continuing Education

                        in Nursing, 22 (1), 21-23.

     1990       Corbett, R.W.  “Nursing management of adults with specific musculoskeletal disorders.”  In P. Beare and J. Myers (Eds.), Principles and

                       Practice of Adult Health Nursing.   St. Louis, MO:  Mosby Co.  1353-1358.

 

Book Chapters

Books and Monographs

Non-Refereed Articles/Papers

    Non-Refereed:

        2003       Corbett, R.W.  Where is BizA Children’s Storybook.  Greenville, NC:  Corbett.

        1989       Corbett, R.W.  “Career life assessment.”  Tar Heel Nurse, 51 4.

       

      Published Abstracts:

     February 29, 2012*    “Family Centered Care – Labor Support as Defined by Laboring / Postpartum

                                                Women and Intrapartal Nurses.”  Corbett, R.W. & Alphin, C. Essoms, A., Green,

                                                B., & Corbett, R. 21st Annual Collaborative Research Day, p. 59. Greenville, N.C.

 

        February 29, 2009*    “Evaluation of Interactive OB Video Simulations: A First Look.” Sessoms, A.,

                                                Green, B., & Corbett, R.W. 18th Annual Collaborative Research Day, 21, p. 46.

                                                Greenville, N.C.

 

        November 11, 2008    “Second Life “Note Cards” in the College of Nursing,” 1st Virtual Second Life

                                                Conference, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.  Bob Green, Primary

                                                Presenter with R. Webb Corbett, & A. Sessoms.

 

        February 29, 2008       “A Partnership – ECU & PCC:  Using Clinical Simulation to Teach Obstetrical

                                                Care.” Corbett, R.W., Gantt, L., Congdon, T., Coggins, R., & Knox, A. 17th Annual

                                                Collaborative Research Day, p. 54. Greenville, N.C.

 

        December 18, 2007     Gantt, L. & Corbett, R.W.  Development of Alternative Nursing Clinical Sites

                                                Through Simulation:  The University –Community College Collaborative.  8th

                                                Annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, p. 157.

                                                (Poster Presentation).

 

        March 2, 2007*           Corbett, R.W., Larson, K., Miles, J., Stephenson, N., Gantt, L., Coggins, R.,

                                                Pritchard, Y. Clinical Capstone Simulation Scenarios:  Preparing Competent Nurses.  

                                                16th Annual Collaborative Research Day, p. 55. Greenville, NC (Poster Presentation).

 

February 27, 2004*    Corbett, R.W., Davis, A., Green, C., and Morgan D., Body image in Pregnant

                                                Women and Pregnancy Outcomes.  13th Annual Collaborative Research Day. p. 58. 

                                                Greenville, NC. (Poster Presentation).

 

        February 20, 2004*    Corbett, R.W., “Body Image in Pregnant Women, Body Mass Index and Dietary

                                                Behaviors in Underserved Women.”  18th Annual Conference of the Southern

                                                Nursing Research Society. p. 37. Louisville, KY (Podium Presentation).

 

        August 7, 2003             Corbett, R.W., Barnum, D., Branigan, A., Lust, R., & Irons, T.  “High tech—

                                                Making It Adaptable to Rural Delivery.”  2003 Merlot International Conference. 

                                                p. 24. Vancouver, Canada.  (Podium Presentation).

 

        March 28, 2003           Corbett, R.W., Barnum, D., Branigan, A., Lust, R., & Irons, T.  “Using Technology

                                                in Teaching and Learning.”  UNC-TLTC Annual Conference.  Greensboro, NC. 

                                                (Podium Presentation).

 

        February 28, 2003*    Corbett, R.W., Bradley, D. & Oakley, K.  “Body Image in Pregnant Women and

                                                Pregnancy Outcomes.”  12th Annual Collaborative Research Day.  p. 43. Greenville,

                                                NC.  (Poster Presentation).

 

        February 22, 2002*    Corbett, R.W., Engelke, M. & Andrews, A.  “Relationships Among Maternal Blood

                                                Lead Levels, Environmental Lead Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes.” 11th Annual

                                                Collaborative Research Day. p. 72.  Greenville, NC. (Podium Presentation).

 

        February 8, 2002*       Corbett, R. W., Engelke, M. & Andrews, A.  “Relationships Among Maternal

                                                Blood Lead Levels, Environmental Lead Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes.”   16th

                                                Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society. p. 276. San Antonio,

                                                Texas.  (Poster Presentation).

 

 

        November 12, 2001*  Corbett, R.W., & Engleke, M.  “Prevalence of Elevated Blood Lead Levels in

                                                Pregnant SED Women.”  Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society 36th

                                                Convention, CD. Indianapolis, Indiana. (Poster Presentation). 

 

        November 11, 2001*  Corbett, R.W., Walden, C., Barnes, J. James, E., Justesen, M., Holton, R. &

                                                Leggett, J.  “Women with Abdominal Hysterectomies.” Sigma Theta Tau

                                                International Honor Society 36th Biennial Convention. p. 47. Indianapolis, Indiana.

                                                (Podium Presentation).

 

        July 27, 2000                Corbett, R.W., & Dennis, K.  “Reproductive Physiology - An On-Line Course.”

                                                Eleventh Annual Nurse Educators Conference in the Rockies. Breckenridge, CO. (Poster Presentation).

 

        April 12, 2000              Corbett, R.W. & Barnum, D. “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for

                                                Nurse Midwives.” 11th Annual Southeastern Regional Technology & Teaching

                                                Conference. Greenville, NC.

 

        February 25, 2000*    Corbett, R.W., James, E., Walden, C., Barnes, J., Leggett, J, Holton, R., Justesen,

                                                M., & Alphin, C. “An Investigation of Pre-and Post-Operative Transverse

                                                Abdominal and Post-Operative Functional Status in Women with Benign Abdominal

                                                Hysterectomies.” ECU-SON and PCMH Nursing Collaborative Research Day.

                                                Greenville, NC. (Podium Presentation).

 

        November 7, 1999      Corbett, R.W. & Barnum, D. “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for Nurse Midwives.”  1999 Scientific

                                              Sessions Abstracts – 35th Biennial Convention Sigma Theta Tau International. San Diego, CA.  (Podium Presentation).

 

        September 28, 1999* Corbett, R.W.  “Investigation of Pica and Pregnancy Outcomes in

                                                Socioeconomically Disadvantaged, Pregnant Females of Eastern North Carolina.” 

                                                12th Annual Meeting North American Agromedicine Consortium.  Raleigh, NC. 

                                                p. 29. (Podium Presentation).

 

        March 31, 1999*         Corbett, R.W.  “Strategies to Decrease Pediatric Blood Lead Levels.” 

                                                Agromedicine:  Partners in Health and Safety for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. 

                                                Plymouth, NC. (Poster Presentation).

 

        March 30, 1999*         Corbett, R.W.  “Strategies to Decrease Pediatric Blood Lead Levels.”  3rd Eastern

                                                Regional Home Care Conference.  Greenville, NC.  (Poster Presentation).

 

        February 12, 1999*    Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and

                                                Infant Birthweight.”  Southern Nursing Research Society 13th Annual Conference. 

                                                Charleston, SC. (Poster Presentation).

 

        June 26, 1998*            Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and

                                                Infant Birthweight.”  American Nurses’ Foundation and American Nurses’

                                                Association.  San Diego, CA. (Poster Presentation).

 

        February 19-21,           Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Between Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support

        1998*                            and Infant Birthweight.” Southern Nursing Research Society 12th Annual

                                                Conference.  Fort Worth, Texas. p. 131.  (Poster Presentation).

 

        June 21, 1997*            Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and

                                                Infant Birthweight.”  9th International Nursing Research Congress Sigma Theta Tau

                                                International. Vancouver, Canada.  p. 173.  (Poster Presentation).

 

        September 25, 1997* Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Between Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”

                                                North Carolina Nurses’ Association Convention.  Raleigh, NC.  (Poster

                                                Presentation).

 

        April 12, 1997*            Corbett, R.W. & Engelke, M.  “Pica Practice in Socioeconomically Advantaged

                                                Women.” Southern Nursing Research Society 11th Annual Conference.  Norfolk,

                                                VA. (Poster Presentation).

 

        April 12, 1997*            Engelke, M. & Corbett, R.W.  “Parental Knowledge Related to Lead Screening.”

                                                Southern Nursing Research Society 11th Annual Conference.  Norfolk, VA. p. 241. 

                                                (Poster Presentation).

 

        February 28, 1997*    Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Between Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”

                                                13th Annual Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC. (Podium

                                                Presentation).

 

        March 22, 1996*         Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Iron and Zinc Indices and Infant

                                                Birthweight.” 12th Annual Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium.  p. 5. (Podium

                                                Presentation).

 

        March 1, 1996*           Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Iron and Zinc Indices and Infant

                                                Birthweight.” Southern Nursing Research Society 10th Annual Conference, Miami,

                                                FL. p. 17.  (Poster Presentation).

 

        March 24, 1995*         Corbett, R.W.  “Self Esteem in Rural Socioecomically Disadvantaged Pregnant

                                                Women.”  11th Annual Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC. 

                                                (Podium Presentation).

 

        February 16, 1995*    Corbett, R.W.  “Social Support in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged

                                                Pregnant Women.” Southern Nursing Research Society 9th Annual Conference.

                                                Lexington, KY. (Poster Presentation).

 

        February 16, 1995*    Eason, F. & Corbett, R.W.  “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult

                                                Learners in Nursing.”  Southern Nursing Research Society 9th Annual Conference. 

                                                Lexington, KY.  p. 4.  (Poster Presentation). 

 

        September 29, 1995* Corbett, R.W.  “Increasing Infant Birthweight:  Nursing Strategies.” North Carolina

                                                Consortium of Sigma Theta Tau International Chapters.  Wrightsville Beach, NC.

                                                (Podium Presentation).

 

        February 24, 1994*    Corbett, R.W.  “Self Esteem in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant

                                                Women.” Southern Nursing Research Society 8th Annual Conference.  Chapel Hill,

                                                NC.  (Podium Presentation).

 

        January 3, 1994*        Eason, F. R. & Corbett, R.W.  “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by

                                                Adult Learners in Nursing.”  1994 Faculty Development Conference.  Tampa, FL. 

                                                (Poster Presentation).

 

        March, 1993*              Corbett, R.W. “Investigation of Social Support in Socioeconomically

                                                Disadvantaged Pregnant Women.” 9th Annual Beta Nu Chapter Research

                                                Symposium.  Greenville, NC. (Podium Presentation).

 

        February 19, 1993*    Corbett, R.W.  “Investigation of Pica and Perinatal Outcomes in Socioeconomically

                                                Disadvantaged Pregnant Females.” Southern Nursing Research Society 7th Annual

                                                Conference.  Birmingham, AL.  (Podium Presentation).

 

        March 6, 1992*           Corbett, R.W.  “Investigation of Perinatal Outcomes in Socioeconomically

                                                Disadvantaged Pregnant Females of Eastern North Carolina.” 8th Annual Beta Nu

                                                Chapter Research Symposium. Greenville, NC.   (Podium Presentation).

 

March 6, 1992*           Eason, F. R. & Corbett, R.W.   “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by

                                                Adult Learners in Nursing.”  8th Annual Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium. 

                                                Greenville, NC.  (Podium Presentation).

 

        June, 1990*                  Eason, F, & Corbett, R.W. “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult

                                                Learners in Nursing.” Nursing Education ’90: The Conference for Nursing Faculty.

                                                Washington, DC. (Poster Presentation).

 

Grants

        2017                       “Partnerships in Rural Acadmic Primary Care Training and Education (PIRATE)”  Submitted HRSA ANEW grant.

                                           Funding request $750,000 per year for 3 years - Pending

        2013*                    “Development of Internet Based Mobile App for At Risk Pregnant Women. Submitted to ECU East West Campus Research.

                                           Funding request $30, 231.  Made it to 2nd level of review.

        2013*                    “Development of an Internet –Based Mobile App for At-risk Pregnant Women”  Submitted to ECU Center for Health Disparities.

                                            Greenville, NC. July 2013.   Interdisciplinary Co-Investigators, R. Webb Corbett, C. Dolbier, J. Kim & L. May.

                                            Not funded.

        2009*                    “Labor Support as Defined by Laboring /Postpartum Women and Intrapartal Nurses.” Funded for $1,000 by Vidant Medical

                                          Center/ECU-CON/Sigma Theta Tau Beta Nu Chapter Collaborative Research.  Principal Investigator – R. Webb Corbett

                                          with C. Alphin.

        2005*                    “Growing our Own - Community Nurses for Community Nurses.”  Funded for  $90,000 by the Golden Leaf Foundation to

                                          Edgecombe County Health Department.  November, 2005.  Funded – funding rescinded due to change in focus of funding

                                          by Golden Leaf Foundation.

        2004*                    “Growing Healthy Babies—A Nutritional Intervention for Overweight Pregnant Women.”  Submitted for Academic Research

                                           Enhancements Award (AREA).  April 2003.  Not funded. 

        2003-2004*          “To Your Health—Breast Health!”  Funded for $12,000.00 by the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.  Co-

                                          investigators:  Edgecombe County Health Department.  Refunded for 2005-2006.

        2003-2005*          “MI Symptoms in Women:  Disparities in Women of Color.”  Funded by National Institute of Nursing Research.  Principal

                                          Investigator—Jean C. McSweeney, PhD, RN. ECU Investigator—R. Webb Corbett, PhD, RN.  Funded for $750.00 by the

                                         Sigma Theta Tau International, Beta Nu.

        2003-2005*          “Body Image and Pregnancy Outcomes.”  Funded for $750.00 by the Sigma Theta Tau, Beta Nu Chapter.

        2002-2003            “Visualization Technology - Nursing of Clients with Pathophysiologic Alterations.”    3D Visualization of Blood Coagulation with

                                          Layering of Blood Components, Application to PDA and HHC Platforms.  Funded for $21,529.04 (12.5% salary and

                                          benefits, each) for  R. Webb Corbett, PhD and R. Lust, PhD by CIITR.  Co-investigators:  Lust, Barnum,

                                         Branigan & Irons.  (Funded for expansion of technology).

        2001-2002            “Visualization Technology - Nursing of Clients with Pathophysiologic Alterations.”    3D Visualization of Blood Coagulation.

                                          Funded for $21,529.04 (12.5% salary and benefits, each) for R. Webb Corbett, PhD and R. Lust, PhD by CIITR.  Co-

                                          investigators:  Lust, Barnum, Branigan & Irons.

        2001*                    “To Your Health - Breast Health!” Funded for $14,000.00 by the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.   Co-

                                           investigators:  Edgecombe County Health Department.

        2001*                    “Relationships Among Maternal Blood Lead Levels, Nutritional Intake, Environmental Lead Exposure and Pregnancy

                                           Outcomes.” Funded for $1,000.00 in July by East Carolina University School Of Nursing and Pitt County Memorial Hospital

                                           Collaborative Research Award.  Co-investigators:   Heritage Hospital and Edgecombe County Health Department.

        2001*                    “Relationships Among Maternal Blood Lead Levels, Environmental Lead Exposure, Nutritional Intake and Pregnancy

                                           Outcomes.” Funded for $500.00 by Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Nu Research Grant. Co-investigator: M. Engelke.

        2000*                    “To Your Health - Breast Health.”  Funded for $14,700.00 by the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.  Co-investigator

                                           - Edgecombe County Health Department.

        1999*                    “To Your Health - Breast Health.”  Funded for $17,995.00 by the Susan G. Komen breast Cancer Foundation.  Co-investigator

                                           – Edgecombe County Health Department.

        1999*                    “Prevalence of Elevated Prenatal Blood Lead Levels in a Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Population.”  Funded for

                                           $500.00 by East Carolina University School of Nursing.  Co-Investigator – Engelke.

        1999*                    “Reducing Low Level Lead Poisoning in Children.”  Funded for $2000.00 by METS Laboratories. Principal Investigator.

        1996*                    “East Carolina University Annual Survey, Placement of Pica and Lead Exposure/East Carolina University School of Nursing

                                           Special Data Grant.”  Funded for $1,200.00.  Principal Investigator.

        1996*                    “An Investigation of Pre- and Post-Operative Transverse Abdominal and Post-Operative Functional Status in Women with

                                           Benign Abdominal Hysterectomies.”  Funded for $1,000.00 by East Carolina University School of Nursing and Pitt County

                                           Memorial Hospital Collaborative Research.  Co-investigator – James.

        1995*                    “Reducing Low Level Lead Poisoning in Children.”  Funded for $500.00 by Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Nu Chapter. 

                                           Principal Investigator.

        1995                       “Home Improvement – A Better Future for All Children.”  Funded for $100,000.00 by Down East Partnership for Children.  Co-

                                              Investigator – Edgecombe County Health Department.

        1994                       “Perinatal Outreach and Education Plan Grant, Coastal Plains Region –HSA VI.”  Funded by Women’s Health Division of the

                                             North Carolina Maternal Health Branch for $90,879.00 (1994-1997). Co-investigator – Eastern AHEC.

        1994*                    “Selected Pregnancy Variables & Infant Birthweight.” Funded for $2,699.00 by American Nurses’ Foundation/Wyeth-Ayerst

                                           Laboratories. Principal Investigator. 

       1994*                    “Future and Me (FAM). Funded for $23, 4000 for Case Management for High Risk Teens. Funded by North Carolina Healthy

                                         Start Foundation. Raleigh, NC. Co-investigator-Edgecombe County Health Department.

        1993*                    “Selected Pregnancy Variables & Infant Birthweight.” Funded for $2,850.00 by North Carolina League for Nursing Academic

                                           Scholarship. Principal Investigator.

        1993                       “Recognition, Reward and Renewal Program for Registered Nurses.” Funded for $5,000.00 by North Carolina Center for

                                             Nursing. Co-Investigator – Edgecombe County Health Department.

 

Refereed Presentations

Non-Referred Presentations

Invited Presentations

December 18, 2007             Gantt, L. & Corbett, R.W.  Development of Alternative Nursing Clinical Sites Through Simulation:  The University

                                                –Community College Collaborative.  8th Annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, p. 157. (Poster

                                                Presentation).

March 2, 2007*                     Corbett, R.W., Larson, K., Miles, J., Stephenson, N., Gantt, L., Coggins, R., Pritchard, Y. Clinical Capstone Simulation 

                                                 Scenarios:  Preparing Competent Nurses.  16th Annual Collaborative Research Day, p. 55. Greenville, NC (Poster

                                                 Presentation).

February 27, 2004*              Corbett, R.W., Davis, A., Green, C., and Morgan D., Body image in Pregnant Women and Pregnancy Outcomes.  13th

                                                  Annual Collaborative Research Day. p. 58.  Greenville, NC. (Poster Presentation).

February 20, 2004*              Corbett, R.W., “Body Image in Pregnant Women, Body Mass Index and Dietary Behaviors in Underserved Women.”  18th

                                                  Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society. p. 37. Louisville, KY (Podium Presentation).

August 7, 2003                     Corbett, R.W., Barnum, D., Branigan, A., Lust, R., & Irons, T.  “High tech—Making It Adaptable to Rural Delivery.”  2003

                                                  Merlot International Conference. p. 24. Vancouver, Canada.  (Podium Presentation).

March 28, 2003                    Corbett, R.W., Barnum, D., Branigan, A., Lust, R., & Irons, T.  “Using Technology in Teaching and Learning.”  UNC-TLTC

                                                   Annual Conference.  Greensboro, NC.  (Podium Presentation).

February 28, 2003*               Corbett, R.W., Bradley, D. & Oakley, K.  “Body Image in Pregnant Women and Pregnancy Outcomes.”  12th Annual

                                                  Collaborative Research Day.  p. 43. Greenville, NC.  (Poster Presentation).

February 22, 2002*               Corbett, R.W., Engelke, M. & Andrews, A.  “Relationships Among Maternal Blood Lead Levels, Environmental Lead

                                                  Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes.” 11th Annual Collaborative Research Day. p. 72.  Greenville, NC. (Podium

                                                  Presentation).

February 8, 2002*                 Corbett, R. W., Engelke, M. & Andrews, A.  “Relationships Among Maternal Blood Lead Levels, Environmental Lead

                                                   Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes.”   16th Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society. p. 276.

                                                   San Antonio, Texas.  (Poster Presentation).

November 12, 2001*            Corbett, R.W., & Engleke, M.  “Prevalence of Elevated Blood Lead Levels in Pregnant SED Women.”  Sigma Theta Tau

                                                  International Honor Society 36th Convention, CD. Indianapolis, Indiana. (Poster Presentation). 

November 11, 2001*            Corbett, R.W., Walden, C., Barnes, J. James, E., Justesen, M., Holton, R. & Leggett, J.  “Women with Abdominal

                                                 Hysterectomies.” Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society 36th Biennial Convention. p. 47. Indianapolis, Indiana.

                                                  (Podium Presentation).

July 27, 2000                        Corbett, R.W., & Dennis, K.  “Reproductive Physiology - An On-Line Course.” Eleventh Annual Nurse Educators

                                                 Conference in the Rockies. Breckenridge, CO. (Poster Presentation).

April 12, 2000                        Corbett, R.W. & Barnum, D. “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for Nurse Midwives.” 11th Annual

                                                   Southeastern Regional Technology & Teaching Conference. Greenville, NC.

February 25, 2000*               Corbett, R.W., James, E., Walden, C., Barnes, J., Leggett, J, Holton, R., Justesen, M., & Alphin, C. “An Investigation of

                                                   Pre-and Post-Operative Transverse Abdominal and Post-Operative Functional Status in Women with Benign

                                                   Abdominal Hysterectomies.” ECU-SON and PCMH Nursing Collaborative Research Day.  Greenville, NC. (Podium

                                                   Presentation).

November 7, 1999                Corbett, R.W. & Barnum, D. “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for Nurse Midwives.”  1999 Scientific

                                                  Sessions Abstracts – 35th Biennial Convention Sigma Theta Tau International. San Diego, CA.  (Podium

                                                  Presentation).

September 28, 1999*            Corbett, R.W.  “Investigation of Pica and Pregnancy Outcomes in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged, Pregnant Females

                                                  of Eastern North Carolina.” 12th Annual Meeting North American Agromedicine Consortium.  Raleigh, NC. p. 29.

                                                  (Podium Presentation).

March 31, 1999*                    Corbett, R.W.  “Strategies to Decrease Pediatric Blood Lead Levels.”  Agromedicine:  Partners in Health and Safety for

                                                   Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.  Plymouth, NC. (Poster Presentation).

March 30, 1999*                    Corbett, R.W.  “Strategies to Decrease Pediatric Blood Lead Levels.”  3rd Eastern Regional Home Care Conference. 

                                                   Greenville, NC.  (Poster Presentation).

February 12, 1999*                Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  Southern

                                                    Nursing Research Society 13th Annual Conference.  Charleston, SC. (Poster Presentation).

June 26, 1998*                       Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  American

                                                    Nurses’ Foundation and American Nurses’ Association.  San Diego, CA. (Poster Presentation).

February 19-21,                      Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Between Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight."  Southern

   1998*                                         Nursing Research Society 12th Annual Conference.  Fort Worth, Texas. p. 131.  (Poster Presentation).

June 21, 1997*                        Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  9th

                                                     International Nursing Research Congress Sigma Theta Tau International. Vancouver, Canada.  p. 173.  (Poster

                                                     Presentation).

September 25, 1997*              Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Between Social Support and Infant Birthweight.” North Carolina Nurses’ Association

                                                     Convention.  Raleigh, NC.  (Poster Presentation).

April 12, 1997*                        Corbett, R.W. & Engelke, M.  “Pica Practice in Socioeconomically Advantaged Women.” Southern Nursing Research

                                                    Society 11th Annual Conference.  Norfolk, VA.  (Poster Presentation).

April 12, 1997*                       Engelke, M. & Corbett, R.W.  “Parental Knowledge Related to Lead Screening.” Southern Nursing Research Society

                                                   11th Annual Conference.  Norfolk, VA. p. 241.  (Poster Presentation).

February 28, 1997*                Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Between Social Support and Infant Birthweight.” 13th Annual Beta Nu Chapter

                                                    Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC. (Podium Presentation).

March 22, 1996*                    Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Iron and Zinc Indices and Infant Birthweight.” 12th Annual Beta Nu Chapter

                                                   Research Symposium.  p. 5. (Podium Presentation).

March 1, 1996*                      Corbett, R.W.  “The Relationship Among Iron and Zinc Indices and Infant Birthweight.” Southern Nursing Research

                                                   Society 10th Annual Conference, Miami, FL. p. 17.  (Poster Presentation)

March 24, 1995*                    Corbett, R.W.  “Self Esteem in Rural Socioecomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Women.”  11th Annual Beta Nu Chapter

                                                   Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC.  (Podium Presentation).

February 16, 1995*                Corbett, R.W.  “Social Support in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Women.” Southern Nursing

                                                   Research Society 9th Annual Conference.  Lexington, KY. (Poster Presentation).

February 16, 1995*                Eason, F. & Corbett, R.W.  “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.”  Southern

                                                   Nursing Research Society 9th Annual Conference. Lexington, KY.  p. 4.  (Poster Presentation). 

September 29, 1995*             Corbett, R.W.  “Increasing Infant Birthweight:  Nursing Strategies.” North Carolina Consortium of Sigma Theta Tau

                                                   International Chapters.  Wrightsville Beach, NC.  (Podium Presentation).

February 24, 1994*                 Corbett, R.W.  “Self Esteem in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Women.” Southern Nursing

                                                   Research Society 8th Annual Conference.  Chapel Hill, NC.  (Podium Presentation).

January 3, 1994*                     Eason, F. R. & Corbett, R.W.  “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.”  1994 Faculty

                                                   Development Conference.  Tampa, FL.  (Poster Presentation).

March, 1993*                           Corbett, R.W. “Investigation of Social Support in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Women.” 9th Annual

                                                     Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC. (Podium Presentation).

February 19, 1993*                  Corbett, R.W.  “Investigation of Pica and Perinatal Outcomes in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Females.”

                                                      Southern Nursing Research Society 7th Annual Conference.  Birmingham, AL.  (Podium Presentation).

March 6, 1992*                         Corbett, R.W.  “Investigation of Perinatal Outcomes in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Females of

                                                      Eastern North Carolina.” 8th Annual Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium. Greenville, NC.   (Podium

                                                      Presentation).

March 6, 1992*                         Eason, F. R. & Corbett, R.W.   “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.”  8th Annual

                                                      Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium. Greenville, NC.  (Podium Presentation).

June, 1990*                              Eason, F, & Corbett, R.W. “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.” Nursing

                                                      Education ’90: The Conference for Nursing Faculty.   Washington, DC. (Poster Presentation).

Meetings:

November 11, 2008                 “Second Life “Note Cards” in the College of Nursing,” 1st Virtual Second Life Conference, East Carolina University,

                                                     Greenville, NC.  Bob Green, Primary Presenter; with R. Webb Corbett, & A. Sessoms.

February 20, 2004*                  “Body Image in Pregnant Women, Body Mass Index and Dietary Behaviors in Underserved Women.”  18th Annual

                                                     Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society.  Louisville, KY.

February 17, 2004                    “Childbearing and Cultural Diversity—A Beginning Look.”  University of Louisville, School of Nursing.  Louisville, KY.

October 6, 2003                        “Reproductive Physiology—An Online Course.”  RWJ Grant Review.  Duke University, Durham, NC.  (Irons).

August 7, 2003                          “High Tech-Making it Adaptable to Rural Delivery.”  2003 Merlot International Conference.  Vancouver, Canada. 

                                                      (Barnum, Branigan, Lust, & Irons).

February 20, 2003                    “Pathophysioloy—BSNs—Online.”  Duke University School of Nursing—RWJ.   Durham, NC.  (Irons).

September 26, 2002                 “Reproductive Physiology – A New Path…” Academic Health Centers Partnerships for Training, Jackson Hole,

                                                       Wyoming.   (Barnum).

February 22, 2002*                   “Relationships Among Maternal Blood Lead Levels, Environmental Lead Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes.”   11th

                                                       Annual Collaborative Research Day.  Greenville, NC. (Engelke & Andrews).

November 12, 2001*                 “Women with Abdominal Hysterectomies.”  Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society 36th Biennial Convention. 

                                                       Indianapolis, Indiana. (Walden, Barnes, James, Justesen, Holton, & Leggett).

January 26, 2001                        “Sigma Theta Tau Member Eligibility.”  Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Professional

                                                        Development Conference and Chapter Leader Academy.  Orlando, Florida. January 25.

April 19, 2000*                             “Women with Abdominal Hysterectomies Define Their Pain.”  PCMH.  Greenville,C. (Walden).

April 12, 2000                               “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for Nurse Midwives.” 11th Annual Southeastern Regional

                                                          Technology & Teaching Conference.  Greenville, NC. (Barnum)

March 28, 2000                            “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for Nurse Midwives.”  Distance Learning Institute. Duke-ECU

                                                          Partnerships for Training.  Rocky Mount, NC.  (Barnum).

February 25, 2000*                      “Investigation of Pre and Post-Operative Transverse Abdominal Hysterectomy Pain and Post-Operative Functional

                                                         Status.”  ECU-SON/PCMH-Nursing Collaborative Research Day.  Greenville, NC.  (James, Walden, Barnes,

                                                         Leggett, Holton, Justesen, Alphin).

November 20, 1999                      “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for Nurse Midwives.”  East Carolina University: Leading North

                                                          Carolina in On-Line Learning.  Greenville, NC. (Barnum).

November 7, 1999                        “Reproductive Physiology – An On-Line Course for Nurse Midwives.”  Sigma Theta Tau International 35th Biennial

                                                           Convention, (San Diego, CA) November 7.  (Barnum).

September 28, 1999*                    “Investigation of Pica and Pregnancy Outcomes in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Females of Eastern

                                                          North Carolina.”  12th Annual Meeting North American Agromedicine Consortium.  Raleigh, NC.

March 6, 1999                               “Fostering the Can-Do Spirit:  Chapter Success Stories.”  Sigma Theta Tau International Region 7 Conference. 

                                                          Jacksonville, FL.

December, 1997                           “Officers Transition – How To…”  Sigma Theta Tau International 34th Biennial Convention.  Indianapolis, IN.

February 28, 1997*                       “An Investigation of Pre and Post-Operative Transverse Abdominal and Post-Operative Functional Status in Women

                                                         with Benign Abdominal Hysterectomies.”  Pitt County Memorial Hospital & East Carolina University School of

                                                         Nursing Collaborative Research Day.  Greenville, NC.  (James, Walden, Barnes, Leggett, Holton and Justesen). 

April 11, 1997*                              “The Relationship Between Social Support and Infant Birthweight.” 13th Annual Research Symposium Sigma Theta

                                                         Tau International – Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium. Greenville, NC.

March 22, 1996*                           “The Relationship Among Iron and Zinc Indices and Infant Birthweight.”  Sigma Theta Tau International 12th Annual

                                                         Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC.

September 29, 1995*                    “Increasing Infant Birthweight:  Nursing Strategies.”  The North Carolina Consortium of Sigma Theta Tau

                                                         International Chapters.  Wrightsville Beach, NC.

September 28, 1995*                    “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  East Carolina University

                                                          School of Nursing.  Greenville, NC.

July 14, 1995                                 “Research Design and Implementation.”  University of South Carolina College of Nursing.  Columbia, SC.

December 16, 1994                       “Recognition, Reward and Renewal Program for Registered Nurses.” Recognizing & Rewarding Nurses: Creating

                                                           New Designs. North Carolina Center for Nursing.  Raleigh, NC.

September 7, 1994                        “Leadership Role with the Edgecombe County Health Department.” Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Nu

                                                           Chapter.   Greenville, NC.

February 19, 1993*                        “Investigation of Pica and Perinatal Outcomes in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Females.”  7th

                                                           Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society.  Birmingham, AL.

March 6, 1992*                              “Investigation of Pica and Perinatal Outcomes in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Females.”  8th Annual

                                                          Research Symposium Sigma Theta Tau International -  Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC.

March 6, 1992*                              “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.”  8th Annual Research Symposium

                                                          Sigma Theta Tau International – Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium.  Greenville, NC.

February 25, 1991*                        “Are You an Effective Teacher?” Council on Continuing Education and Staff Development. Raleigh, NC. (Eason).

May, 1986*                                     “Investigation of Pica History and Trace Elements in Substances Ingested by Pregnant Females in Eastern North

                                                          Carolina.”   UNC Nurses’ Research Conference.  Chapel Hill, NC.

April, 1986*                                     “Investigation of Pica History and Trace Elements in Substances Ingested by Pregnant Females in Eastern North

                                                          Carolina.”   2nd Annual Research Symposium Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Nu Chapter. Greenville, NC.

Meeting Poster Presentations:

February 29, 2012*                         “Family Centered Care – Labor Support as Defined by Laboring / Postpartum Women and Intrapartal Nurses.” 

                                                            Corbett, R.W.  & Alphin, C. Essoms, A., Green, B., & Corbett, R. 21st Annual Collaborative Research Day, p.

                                                            59. Greenville, N.C.

February 29, 2009*                         “Evaluation of Interactive OB Video Simulations:  A First Look.” Sessoms, A., Green, B., & Corbett, R.W. 18th

                                                            Annual Collaborative Research Day, 21, p. 46.  Greenville, N.C

February 29, 2008                           “A Partnership – ECU & PCC:  Using Clinical Simulation to Teach Obstetrical Care.” Corbett, R.W., Gantt, L.,

                                                            Congdon, T., Coggins, R., & Knox, A. 17th Annual  Collaborative Research Day, p. 54. Greenville, N.C.

March 2, 2007*                                “Clinical Capstone Simulation Scenarios: Preparing Competent Nurses.” CorbettR.W., Larson, K., Miles, J.,

                                                            Stephenson, N., Gantt, L., Coggins, R., Pritchard, Y. 16th Annual Collaborative Research Day, p. 55. Greenville,

                                                            N.C.

February 27, 2004*                         “Body image in Pregnant Women and Pregnancy Outcomes.”  Corbett, R.W., Davis, A., Green, C., & Morgan, D. 

                                                            13th Annual Collaborative Research Day.  Greenville, NC.

February 28, 2003*                         “Body Image in Pregnant Women and Pregnancy Outcomes.”  Corbett, R.W., Bradley, D. & Oakley, K.  12th

                                                            Annual Collaborative Research Day.  Greenville, NC.

February 8, 2002*                           “Relationships Among Maternal Blood Lead Levels, Environmental Lead Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes.” 

                                                           Corbett, R.W., Engelke, M. & Andrews, A. 16th Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society. 

                                                           San Antonio, Texas.

November 12, 2001*                       “Prevalence of Elevated Blood Lead Levels in Pregnant SED Women.”  Corbett, R.W. & Engelke, M. Sigma Theta

                                                          Tau International Honor Society 36th Convention, CD. Indianapolis, Indiana.

July 27, 2000                                   “Engagement Theory Meets High Tech On-Line.  Corbett, R.W. & Dennis, K.  11th Annual Nurse Educator's

                                                            Conference in the Rockies. Breckenridge, CO.

March 31, 1999*                              “Strategies to Decrease Pediatric Blood Lead Levels.”  Northeast District Cooperative Extension Advisory Leaders

                                                            Agromedicine Conference.  Plymouth, NC.

March 30, 1999*                              “Strategies to Decrease Pediatric Blood Lead Levels.”  3rd Eastern Regional Home Care Conference.  Care

                                                            Management of Patients in the Home Setting.  Greenville, NC.

February 12, 1999*                          “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  Southern Nursing

                                                            Research Society 13th Annual Meeting Proceedings.  Charleston, SC.

June 26, 1998*                                 “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  American Nurses’

                                                             Foundation and American Nurses’ Association. San Diego, CA.

February 19-21, 1998*                      “The Relationship Between Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight." Southern Nursing

                                                             Research Society 12th Annual Conference.  Fort  Worth, Texas.

September 25, 1998*                        “The Relationship Between Social Support and Infant Birthweight.” North Carolina Nurses’ Association

                                                              Convention.  Raleigh, NC.

June 21, 1997*                                  “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  9th International Nursing

                                                              Research Congress Sigma Theta Tau International.  Vancouver, Canada.  p. 173.

April 12, 1997*                                   “Parental Knowledge Related to Lead Screening.” The Southern Nursing Research Society 11th Annual

                                                             Conference.  Norfolk, VA. (Engelke).

April 12, 1997*                                   “Pica Practice in Socioeconomically Advantaged Women.”  Southern Nursing Research Society 11th Annual

                                                            Conference.  Norfolk, VA.  (Engelke).

March 1, 1996*                                  “The Relationship Among Iron and Zinc Indices and Infant Birthweight.”  Southern Nursing Research Society 10th

                                                              Annual Conference, Miami, and FL. p.17.

February 16, 1995*                           “Social Support in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Women.”  Southern Nursing Research

                                                             Society 9th Annual Conference. Lexington, KY.

February 16, 1995*                           "Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.” Southern Nursing Research Society

                                                             9th Annual Conference.  Lexington, KY.  p. 4.  (Eason).

January 3, 1994*                               “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.”  Faculty Development Conference

                                                             1994.  Tampa, FL.  (Eason).

March, 1993*                                     “Investigation of Social Support in Socioeconomical Disadvantaged Pregnant Women.” 9th Annual Research

                                                             Symposium Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Nu Chapter Research Symposium. Greenville, NC.

June 24, 1990*                                  “Effective Teacher Characteristics Identified by Adult Learners in Nursing.” Nursing Education ’90: The

                                                             Conference for Nursing Faculty.  Washington, DC. (Eason).

 

Consultations

PROFESSIONAL CONSULTANTSHIPS

2008-2010                    Healthspan SuperUser/Instructor - Pitt County Memorial, Greenville, NC & Heritage Hospital, Tarboro, NC

2008-2014                    Books/Chapter Reviewer - Doody Enterprises, Inc.  Chicago, IL

2006-2008                    NCLEX Like Items/Questions, Educational Resources, Inc, Kansas City, KS

2003-present                Books/Chapter Consultation and Revisions-Mosby

2000-2002                    Terry Rose - Attorney at Law.  Smithfield, NC.  Unpaid.  Provided consultation on medical records for legal cases.

1998-present                Online Course Development & Implementation, unpaid and paid.  Provide consultation for schools and faculty developing

                                          online courses.

1986, 1988-Present     NCLEX Consultation, unpaid and paid.  Provide consultation for Schools of Nursing and individuals in preparing nursing

                                          graduates for successful passage of the NCLEX.

1980-Present                Guest lecturer “High Risk Pregnancies and Outcomes, Health Policy & Nutrition.”  East Carolina University School of Nursing

                                           & surrounding Schools of Nursing; unpaid.

1995                               Marceal Johnson, MSN, RN, unpaid.  Provided consultation on self-esteem in pregnant adolescents.

1995                               Gaylord, Singleton, McNally, Strickland & Syndon, L.L.P., Greenville, NC. Unpaid. Provided consultation on medical records

                                            for legal cases.

1994                               Eastern AHEC, Perinatal Consultant, paid.  Development and submission of Perinatal Outreach and Education Grant.

1993                               Eastern AHEC, Educational Consultant, paid.  Planning of continuing education programs for nurses in 32-county region. 

                                            Greenville, NC. 

1991                               Wilson Memorial Hospital, Wilson, NC, unpaid.  Provided consultation on gerontological education for health providers.

REVIEWER & CONSULTANT:

Journals:

2008-present        Clinical Simulation in Nursing

2004-2006            Journal of Nursing Measurement

Texts: (Representative List)

2009                       Menihan, C., & Kopel, E. Electronic fetal monitoring: Concepts and applications.  (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA:  Lippincott, Williams,

                                     & Wilkins.

2009                       Kennedy, B., Ruth, D., & Martin, J. Intrapartum management modules:  A perinatal education program.  (4th ed.). Philadelphia,

                                    PA:  Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins.

2009                       Tucker, S., Miller, L., & Miller, D. Mosby’s pocket guide to fetal monitoring:  A multidisciplinary approach.  (6th ed). St. Louis,

                                   Missouri: Mosby Elsevier.

2009                       Ricci, S., & Kyle, T., Maternity and pediatric nursing. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins.

2009                       Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Maternal-neonatal nursing in a flash. Philadelphia, PA:  Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins. 

2009                       Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, Maternal-neonatal nursing made incredibly easy. (2nd ed.).  Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams,

                                    & Wilkins.

2006-2007            Riordan, J. & Auerbach, K.  Breastfeeding and human lactation (7th ed.) Boston:  Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

2004-present        Corbett, R.W.  “Drugs associated with the female reproductive cycle I, Drugs associated with the female reproductive cycle II, Drugs

                                 associated with the postpartum and newborn, by Kee & Hayes.  Pharmacology:  A Nursing Process Approach. Elsevier. 

2003                      Corbett, R.W.  “CD and Test Bank.”  Maternity and Women’s Health Care (8th ed.) by Lowdermilk and Perry.  Philadelphia, PA

                                   Mosby.

1998-present        Book Review (Obstetrical Nursing Texts) for Doody Publishing.

 2002                     Hale, T. W. & Ilett, K.F. Drug therapy and breastfeeding: From theory to clinical practice.  NY: Parthenon Publishing.  Doody's

                                   Publishing.

2002                       Royal College of Midwives.  Successful breastfeeding (3rd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Churchill Livingstone. 

2002                       Wong, D. L., Perry, S. E., & Hockenberry, M. J. Maternal child nursing care (2nd ed). Philadelphia, PA:  Mosby.

2002                       Murray, S.S., McKinney, E.S., & Gorrie, T.M.  Foundations of maternal-newborn nursing (3rd ed.).  Philadelphia, PA: W.B.

                                   Saunders & Co.

2001                       Hamlin, J. & Piotrowski, K.  Maternal - child nursing, Mosby's rapid review series.  (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Mosby.

2000                       Lowdermilk, D., Perry, S. & Bobak, I.  Maternity and women's health care. (7th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Mosby.  

2000                       McKinney, E., Ashwill, J. Murray, S., James, S. Myers, G., & Droske, S. Foundations of maternal - newborn nursing. (2nd ed.).

                                    Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Publishers. 

2000                       Lawers, J. & Shikskie, D. Counseling the nursing mother: A lactation consultant’s guide. (3rd ed.). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

1999                       Pillitteri, A. Maternal and child health nursing:  Care of the childbearing and childrearing family, (3rd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: 

                                   Lippincott-Raven Publishers.

1999                       Stables, D. Physiology in childbearing with anatomy and related biosciences. New York: Baillière Tindall.

1998                       Bobak, I., Edited by Lagerquist, S. Maternal- newborn: Core content at- a- glance, Philadelphia, PA:  Lippincott – Raven

                                    Publishers.

1998                       Riordan, J. & Auerback, K. Breastfeeding and human lactation, (2nd ed.). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Barlett.

1998                       Gorrie, T.M., McKinney, E.S., Murray, S.S. Study guide for foundations of maternal-newborn nursing, (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: 

                                    WB Saunders Company.

1998                       Gorrie, T.M., McKinney, E.S., Murray, S.S. Clinical manual for foundations of maternal-newborn nursing, (2nd ed.). Phildelphia,

                                    PA:  W.B. Saunders.

1998                       Coll, C.G., Surrey, J.L., Weingarten, K.  Mothering against the odds:  Diverse voices of contemporary mothers,  NY: Guillard

                                    Publications, Inc.

1992                       Swearinger. Musculoskeletal Disorders Chapter in Manual of Nursing. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby. 

1991                       Mosby Yearbook: Traction Made Manageable. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby.

 

Special Projects/Faculty Development

Research Activities

Educational Innovations/Simulations and Nutritional Interventions in Vulnerable Populations - Primary

Research Agendas:

        2009-2012*          “Evaluation of Interactive OB Video Simulations.” Principal Investigator – R. Webb Corbett with M. Schwartz, B. Green, & A.

                                          Sessoms.

        2009-present*      “Evaluation of Clinical Rubrics in Nursing Clinical Simulations in Senior Capstone – A Multi-Site Study.” Principal Investigator –

                                         R. Webb Corbett, with L. Gantt, L. UNC-W Investigators – RA Kuiper & N. Murdoch.

        2006-2007*          “Clinical Simulations: Development, Implementation & Evaluation.”  Principal Investigator – R. Webb Corbett, PhD, RN, Gantt,

                                          L., PhD, RN, Larson, K., PhD, RN Stephenson, N., & Miles, J.

        2006*                    “Behaviors, Knowledge, and Attitudes of College Students Regarding Snacking Behaviors.”  Principal Investigator – L.

                                          McArthur, Corbett, R.W. & Maahs-Fadung, C.

        2004-2007*          “Growing Healthy Babies—A Nutritional Intervention for Overweight Pregnant Women.”  R. Webb Corbett. (Pilot Study).

        2003-2005*          “MI Symptoms in Women:  Disparities in Women of Color.”  Funded by National Institute of Nursing Research.  Principal

                                          Investigator—Jean C. McSweeney, ECU Investigator—R. Webb Corbett.

        2002-2004*          “Body Image in Pregnant Women and Pregnancy Outcomes.” R. Webb Corbett.

        2002-2004*          “Prenatal Weight Gain and Pattern of Weight Gain - Retrospective Record Review.”  R. Webb Corbett.

        2000-2002*          “Relationships among Maternal Blood Lead Levels, Environmental Lead Exposure and Pregnancy Outcomes.” R. Webb

                                          Corbett.

        1999-2002*          “Strategies to Decrease Pediatric Blood Lead Levels.” R. Webb Corbett.

        1999-2002*          “Nursing Strategies - Improving Breast Health in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Women.” R. Webb Corbett.

        1996-1998*          “An Investigation of Pre and Post-Operative Transverse Abdominal and Post-Operative Functional Status in Women with

                                          Benign Abdominal Hysterectomies.” R. Webb Corbett.

        1996-1997*          “Parental Knowledge Related to Lead Screening.” R. Webb Corbett.

        1996-1997*          “Telephone Survey of Pica Practice - Comparison to Face-Face Interview.” R. Webb Corbett.

        1993-1995*          “The Relationship Among Trace Elements, Pica, Social Support and Infant Birthweight.”  R. Webb Corbett.

        1993-1994*          “Social Support in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Women - A Comparison of Instruments.” R. Webb

                                          Corbett.

        1992-1993*          “Self Esteem in Rural Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Women - A Comparison of Instruments.” R. Webb Corbett.

        1984-1985*          “Investigation of Pica and Perinatal Outcomes in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Pregnant Females.” R. Webb Corbett.

Learning Enhancement via Technology Integration:

        2014                       “Pica Practice in Pregnant Women – An Interdisciplinary Approach.”  Developed Virtual Clinic Case Study.  R. Webb Corbett

                                            with K. Kolasa.

        2014                       “Gestational Weight Gain in Pregnant Women – An Interdisciplinary Approach.” Developed Virtual Clinic Case Study.  R.

                                             Webb Corbett with K. Kolasa.

        2009-2013*              “Evaluation of Interactive OB Video Simulations.” Principal Investigator – R. Webb Corbett with A. Sessoms, B. Green & L.

                                             Gantt.

        2009-2014*              “Evaluation of Clinical Rubrics in Nursing Clinical Simulations in Senior Capstone – A Multi-Site Study. “Principal Investigator

                                              – R. Webb Corbett with Gantt, L.

        2008-2014*              “Nursing Clinical Simulations,” Development, Implementation and Evalualtion of Nursing Clinical Scenarios for Senior

                                            Capstone Students. Principal Investigator – R. Webb Corbett with L. Gantt, PhD, & L. Bolin, MSN.

        2006- 2007*             “Nursing Clinical Simulations,” Development, Implementation and Evaluation of Nursing Clinical Scenarios for Senior

                                              Capstone  Students. Principal Investigator – R. Webb Corbett with L. Gantt, PhD, K. Larson, PhD, N. Stephenson, PhD

                                              & J. Miles, MSN.

        2002-2004              “Visualization Technology - Nursing of Clients with Pathophysiologic Alterations.” 3D Visualization of Blood Coagulation with

                                            Layering of Blood Components, Application to PDA and HHC Platforms. Funded by CIITR.  R. Webb Corbett with co-

                                           investigators: Lust, Barnum, Branigan & Irons.

        2002-2004              Student Learning Environment (IPTV and Blackboard) - Prenatal Content, Pregnancy Induced Hypertension and Diabetes

                                          Mellitus in Pregnancy in Nursing Care of Families During the Childbearing Phase, N-3330. Coordinated by Center for

                                          Interdisciplinary Instructional Technology Research. R. Webb Corbett.   Collaborative Research with CIITR and other ECU

                                          Faculty: Creasey, Huskamp & Barnum.  Expanded Technology Applications.

        2001-2002              “Visualization Technology - Nursing of Clients with Pathophysiologic Alterations. 3D Visualization of Blood Coagulation.”

                                           Funded by CIITR.  R. Webb Corbett.  Co-investigators:  Lust, Barnum, Branigan & Irons.

        2001-2002              “Student Learning Environment (IPTV) - Prenatal Content, Pregnancy Induced Hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus in

                                           Pregnancy in Nursing Care of Families During the Childbearing Phase, N-3330.” R. Webb Corbett.  Coordinated by Center

                                           for Interdisciplinary Instructional Technology Research. Collaborative Research with CIITR and Other ECU Faculty:

                                           Creasey, Huskamp & Irons.

        1998-2000             “Reproductive Physiology.” On-line audio and content animation. Funded by Duke-ECU Partnerships for Training. R. Webb

                                           Corbett.

 

Courses Taught

Dissertation Committees

S. Kidd, (2016-present). The Impact of High Fidelity Simulation in Clinical Judgment Behavior in Bachelor of Nursing Science Students. ECU CON     

    Dissertation. (Committee member).

L. Anderson, (2013). Evaluation of Clinical Rubrics in Nursing Clinical Simulations in Senior Capstone – A Multi-Site Study.”  ECU CON Dissertation

    Committee Member. (changed focus area and changed committee members)

P. Reis, (2011). Prenatal Yoga Practice in Late Pregnancy and Patterning of Change in Optimism, Power, and Well-Being. East Carolina University

    College of Nursing (Dissertation - member).

DNP Project Committees

J. McVicker, (2015-2016). Development of External Cephalic Version Clinical Practice Protocol.  ECU CON DNP Scholarly Project. (DNP Project

    Chair).

A. Berber, (2015-present). A Critical Analysis and Adaptation of a Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Premature Infants in Primary

    Care ECU CON DNP Scholarly Project (DNP Project committee member).

H. Reilly, (2015). Women and Heart Disease:  Are there differences between Primary care and Specialty practices?   ECU CON DNP Scholarly

    Project. (DNP Project Chair).

M. Matthews, (2015). NP Knowledge and Utilization of Sublingual Nitroglycerin in the Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Patient ECU CON DNP

    Scholarly Project. (DNP Project Chair).

W. Brock, (2015). Improving Communication between Interprofessionalism Teams in a NICU ECU CON DNP Scholarly Project.  (DNP Project

    committee member).

A. Sessoms, (2014). Post-Partum depression screening at Pediatric Visits. ECU CON Scholarly Project.  (DNP Project committee member).

M. Skipper, (2013). Pregnancy Resolution Counseling with Adolescents. Gardner Webb University School of Nursing. (DNP Capstone Project- Chair).

Special Assignments/Faculty Development

CURRENT PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:     

American Nurses’ Association:

1977-present        American Nurses’ Association Member

North Carolina Nurses’ Association:

1977-present        Member

2015-present        Boards of Nursing Council

1997-2008            Legislative Committee Member

1992-2008            Legislative Liaison

1989-1997            Cabinet on Government & Health Policy Member

1987-1989            Education Committee Member

1977-2007            NCNA District 20

1981-1982            President

1989-1991            Chair Member Awards & Scholarship Committee

1989-1990            Recording Secretary

1995-1996            President

1978-1979            Acting Treasurer

1986-1987            President-Elect

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing Beta Nu Chapter:

1985-present        Member

2001                      Nominated for Consideration for STTI Honor Society Nominating Committee

1992-2002            Sigma Theta Tau International Awards Committee - member

Region 7 Sigma Theta Tau International:

2001-2002            Member Region 7 Awards Committee

2000-2001            Chair - Region 7 Awards Committee

2001                     Presenter - Professional Development and Chapter Leader Academy

1999                     Panel Participant for Regional Assembly Chapter Involvement Discussion

1998-1999            Chair - Public Relations Awards Committee

1996-1998            Chair - Regional Chapter Research Advancement Award Committee

1997                     Panel Participant for Regional Assembly Chapter Involvement Discussion

Beta Nu Chapter:

2017                       Governance - Chair

2016                       Silent Auction Committee - Chair

2015                       Beta Nu Scout Out - First Aid Station Coordinator

2014                       Silent Auction Committee - Member

2013                       Beta Nu Scout Out - First Aid Station Coordinator

2013                       Silent Auction Committee - Member

2012                       Silent Auction Committee - Member

2012                       Beta Nu Scout Out - First Aid Station Coordinator

2011                       Silent Auction Committee - Member

2010                       Silent Auction Committee - Member

2010                       Beta Nu Scout Out - First Aid Station Coordinator

2009                       Silent Auction Committee - Member

2008                       Silent Auction Committee - Member

2008                       Beta Nu Scout Out - First Aid Station - Member

2007                       Co-Chair Art - Silent Auction Committee

2006                       Co-Chair Art - Silent Auction Committee

2004-2006             2nd Vice President

2005                      Chair - Silent Auction Committee

2003-2004            Member - Research Committee

2002-2003            Chair - Silent Auction Committee

2001-2002            Research Awards Abstract Reviewer

1993-present        New Member Mentor

1998-2000            President

1998-2000            Chair - Chapter Newsletter Committee

1996-1998            President-Elect

1996-1998            Co-Chair Silent Auction Committee

1998-2000            Silent Auction Committee Member

1995                      Silent Auction Committee Member

Southern Nursing Research Society:

1991-present        Member

1998-2001            Abstract Reviewer

North Carolina Occupations Education Health Occupations Students of America Advisory Committee:

1988-1999            Member

1994-1999            Chair

Other Professional Organizations:

2013-present        American Association of Nurse Practitioners Member

1994-1997            National League for Nursing Member                                                   

1989-2010            East Carolina University Professional Society Member

1995-1997            Association of North Carolina Boards of Health

1990-1997            North Carolina Council of Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Programs

1982-1985            Nursing Honor Society, Atlantic Christian College

1981-1997            Salvation Army Medical Fellowship

 

Service

North Carolina General Administration:

2012-2016              Board of Examiners - Member, Reviewer for out of state - Nurse Midwifery, Nurse Practitioner, RN/BSN & Other

                                   Graduate Nursing Programs for NC General Administration

Other Universities Committees:

2007                       University of North Carolina School of Nursing. Appointment, Promotion, and Tenure Committee (Dix)

2006                       University of North Carolina School of Nursing. Appointment, Promotion, and Tenure Committee (Alden)

ECU University Committees:

2016                       Director of Planning and Accreditation - ECU Search Committee (member)

2013-2014              QEP Articulation Committee (Writing focus)

2011-present          Academic Collaborative Planning and Development Committee

2011-2013              QEP Steering Committee

2008-2016              Laupus Library Users Advisory Council

2006                       Laupus Health Sciences Library Tenure Committee and the Laupus Health Sciences Promotion Committee

2003-2006              Reconsideration Appellate Committee - member

2002-2005              Teaching Grants Committee - member

2000-2003              HSL-SON Liaison (Interim)

1999-2009              Agromedicine Committee - member

1996-2011              Writing Across the Curriculum Committee

2001-2002              Acting Secretary

2000-2001              Vice Chair

1999-2000              Secretary

2001-2002              Third Annual Southeastern Regional Teaching & Technology Conference's Distance Learning Institute Committee - Planning

                                   Committee - Technology Roundtable - member

2000-2002            SACs Technology in Course Delivery - member

2000-2002            SACs Technology in Course Delivery Assessment Committee - Co-chair

1999-2003            Alumni Teaching Awards Selection Committee - member

ECU College of Nursing Committees:

2013-2015            Chair – Search Committee - PhD/ DNP Faculty - (2 positions)

2013-2015            Personnel Committee - Member

2013-2015            Fixed Term Advancement Task Force - Member

2010-2013            Personnel Committee - Chair (2 terms)

2010                      Acting Chair Faculty Council/Faculty

2009-2010            Secretary Faculty Council/Faculty

2010-2016            Unit Assessment and Evaluation Task Force - Member

2008-2011            Accreditation Committee - member      

2008-2010            ECU CON Nursing Advancement Council

2008-2009            Student Affairs Committee - Chair

2007-2009            NLN Excellence Committee - member

2005-2008            Graduate Faculty Organization - Chair

2005-2009            Student Affairs Committee - member

2004-2009            Clinical Coordinators Committee - member

2006-2007            Writing Task Force - Graduate Faculty Organization

2006                     Tenure Faculty Evaluation - E. Jesse - Committee - member               

2004-2010            Faculty Council Committee - member

2004-2005            Graduate Curriculum Committee - member

2005-2006            Chair

2004-2005            Retreat Committee - member

2004-2005            SON Teaching Awards - Chair - Ad Hoc

2004-2005            Reorganization and Restructuring Committee - member

2004                     Tenure Faculty Evaluation - S. Loury  -Committee - member

2004                     Retirement Celebration Planning Committee  -E. Pierce

2003-2004            Family & Community Nursing Personnel Committee - member

2002-2004            Graduate Program Recruitment and Retention Committee - member

2002-2004            Faculty Affairs Committee - Chair

2002-2003            Parent Child Nursing Department Personnel Committee - Chair

2001-2003            Parent Child Nursing Personnel Committee - member

2001-2002            Research Committee – member

2001-2005            1st and 2nd Semester Faculty Curriculum Ad Hoc Committee - member

1999-2002            Curriculum Work Group Committees - Chair, member

1992-2003            Parent Child Nursing Department Sunshine Fund - Chair

1992-2001            Faculty Advisory Committee - member

1995-2001            Curriculum Committee - member

1999-2001            Graduate Education Concentration Task Force - member 

1999-2001            RN/ BSN Advisory Committee - member             

1998-2000            Faculty Development Advisory Committee - member

1999-2000            Faculty Development Advisory Committee - Vice Chair

1998-2000            40th Anniversary Committee - member

1999-2000            Honors Convocation Ad Hoc Committee - member

1995-1996            Co-Chair-Upper Division Nursing Curriculum Ad Hoc Committee

1993-present        Graduate Faculty Organization - member

COMMUNITY ACTVITIES:

2017 (March)               ECU-CON Pirate 5K Run - Volunteer

2016 (March)               ECU-CON Pirate 5K Run - Volunteer

2015 (March)               ECU-CON Pirate 5K Run - Volunteer

2014 (March)               ECU-CON Pirate 5K Run - Volunteer

2013 (April)                  ECU-CON Pirate 5K Runt- Volunteer

Edgecombe County:

2012-present               Edgecombe County Human Services Board (merger of Edgecombe County Health Department and Social Services Board in

                                         2012) Vice-Chair

2012-present                Edgecombe County Health Advisory Committee Chair

2003-2012                    Edgecombe County Board of Health

1983-1995                    Member

2005-2012                    Chair

1993-1995                    Chair

1992                             Edgecombe County Chair Animal Control Ordinance Committee

1992-1999                    Edgecombe County Healthy Mothers’ and Children’s Council

1987-present                Edgecombe County Homecare & Hospice Advisory Board

1994-1995                    Co-Chair

1999-Present                Edgecombe County Homecare & Hospice Advisory Board Strategic Planning Committee

2007–present               Edgecombe County Health Committee

2007                             Co-Chair – Webbs Chapel Health Fair, February 3rd

1986-2006                    BCLS Instructor & Trainer, Area L AHEC, Rocky Mount, NC, Pitt County Memorial Hospital, Greenville, NC, 

                                          Nash General Hospital, Rocky Mount, NC.

1986-present                East Carolina University School of Nursing Faculty, Greenville, NC.

1986-2006                    ECU Science Camp-Ventures into Health Careers, Eastern AHEC, Greenville, NC.

1997-present                Participant in Relay for Life for American Cancer Society

1997-present                Volunteer - American Heart Association

1997-1999                    TEDI-BEAR, Children’s Advocacy Council Member

1999-2004                    March of Dimes Foundation Committee Member & Volunteer

 

 

Service Learning Activities

Special Projects

2016                       “Prenatal Medication Card” Development of prenatal medication card for prenatal patients receiving care at Pitt County Health

                                  Department. Under review.

2014-2015              “Virtual Clinics” Development of two case studies with K. Kolasa for interprofessional education on pica and pregnancy and pica,

                                  pregnancy and excessive weight gain.

2008-2009              “Empowering Women with Addiction – with OB Knowledge – Prenatal Classes by ECU CON OB Students, Nursing Care of

                                  Families during the Childbearing Phase,” N-3331 Course with Addicted Women in Walter B. Jones Treatment Center.

2006-2007              “Nursing Clinical Simulation Scenarios,” Clinical Capstone Course, N4511 Course, (Gantt).

2007                       “Nursing Clinical Simulation Gestational Hypertension” Nursing Care of Families during the Childbearing Phase,” N-3331 Course.

2006-2007              “Clinical Skill Sheets” – Coordinated and implemented for Clinical Capstone Course, Nursing Foundations Lab I & II, (Woody &

                                   Bryant).

2003-2004              “CD—Introduction to OB:  Prenatal Assessment, Leopold’s Maneuvers, FHR Assessment and PIH Assessment.  Nursing Care of

                                   Families during the Childbearing Phase.”  N-3330 Course.  (Creasey & Irons).

2002-2003              “Visualization Technology - Nursing of Clients with Pathophysiologic Alterations.”  3D Visualization of Blood Coagulation with

                                   Layering of Blood Components, Application to PDA and HHC Platforms. Funded by CIITR.  Co-investigators:  Lust, Barnum,

                                   Branigan & Irons.

2002- 2004             Student Learning Environment (IPTV) - Prenatal Content, Pregnancy Induced Hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy in

                                  Nursing Care of Families During the Childbearing Phase, N-3330. Coordinated by Center for Interdisciplinary Instructional

                                  Technology Research. Collaborative Research with CIITR and Other ECU Faculty.   (Creasey, Huskamp & Barnum).

2001-2002              “Visualization Technology - Nursing of Clients with Pathophysiologic Alterations.”  3D Visualization of Blood Coagulation. Funded

                                  by CIITR.  Co-investigators:  Lust, Barnum, Branigan & Irons.

2001- 2004            Student Learning Environment (IPTV) - Prenatal Content, Pregnancy Induced Hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy in

                                 Nursing Care of Families During the Childbearing Phase, N-3330. Coordinated by Center for Interdisciplinary Instructional

                                 Technology Research. Collaborative Research with CIITR and Other ECU Faculty.  (Creasey, Huskamp & Irons).

2000-2004             Pathophysiology On-Line Course Development.

1999-Present        Obstetrical Disaster Simulation (Based upon Hurricane Floyd Disaster Health Care Delivery).

1998-2004             Reproductive Physiology On-Line Course Development.

1997                      Obstetrical Drugs and Diagnostic Case Studies.

1995                      Future Images Art Intervention Maternal/Newborn Dyad.  (Workbook)  (Developed with S. Walsh).

1994                      Nursing:  A Career (Brochure).

1993                      Prenatal Lab Puzzle for Family Centered Maternity Nursing.

1991                      Diabetes and Pregnancy Case Study Family Centered Maternity Nursing.

1990                      Nutriquest Game (Developed with B. Lee).

Honors and Awards

HONORS AND AWARDS:

2014                       Inducted into ECU – CON Hall of Fame.

2004                       Certificate of Teaching Excellence – Educational Resources. Shawnee Mission, KS.

2003                       Inducted in Phi Kappa Phi.

2003                       Certificate of Teaching Excellence—Educational Resources.  Shawnee Mission, KS.

2002                       “Reproductive Physiology - A New Path …” Recipient of Innovation in Online Health Professions Education Award for Duke-ECU

                                    Partnerships for Training.  Academic Health Centers Partnerships for Training, Washington, DC. (Barnum).

2002                       Who's Who in Teaching Excellence.

2002                       Certificate of Teaching Excellence - Educational Resources, Shawnee Mission, KS.

2001                       Selected - Great 100 Nurse of North Carolina.

1999                       Blackwood-Singleton-Bradford Award - East Carolina University Alumni Association Teaching Excellence Award.

1999                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Board of Governors Distinguished Professor for Teaching Award Nominee.

1999                       North Carolina Nurses’ Association Political Action Intern.

1999                       Sigma Theta Tau International, 1998-1999 Region 7 Information Technology Award for Reproductive Physiology On-Line Course.

1999                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Faculty Research Assignment. Spring Semester.

1999                       Beta Nu Chapter Recipient Key Award from Sigma Theta Tau International. (Committee Chair).

1999                       Beta Nu Chapter Recipient Ethel Palmer Clarke Award from Sigma Theta Tau International. (Committee Co-Chair).

1999                       Certificate of Teaching Excellence - Educational Resources, Shawnee Mission, KS.

1998                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Faculty Award - Senior Class (December).

1998                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Faculty Award - Senior Class (May).

1998                       Sigma Theta Tau International, 1998-1999 Region 7 Information Technology Award for “Reproductive Physiology On-line Course.”

1998                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Teaching Excellence Award. (May).

1998                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Nominee Alumni Distinguished Professor for Teaching Award.

1998                       Certificate of Teaching Excellence – Educational Resources, Shawnee Mission, KS.

1997                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Award – Senior Class (May).

1997                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Teaching Excellence Award. (May).

1997                       Certificate of Teaching Excellence – Educational Resources, Shawnee Mission, KS.

1997                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Nominee Board of Governors Distinguished Professor for Teaching Award.

1996                       Certificate of Teaching Excellence – Educational Resources, Shawnee Mission, KS.

1994-1995              Faculty Doctoral Study Assignment Program.

1994                       Featured in Pulse, Vol. 4(2) (Fall 1994).  The ECU School of Nursing Alumni publication in an article, “Pica – Some Pregnant

                                   Women Really Do Eat Dirt.”  Pica and Pregnancy Research.

1994                       University of South Carolina College of Nursing Outstanding Doctoral Student.

1993                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Nominee Robert and Lina Mays and Robert L. Jones Alumni Teaching Excellence

                                   Award.

1989                       N.C.N.A. District 20 Annie Mattox Award.

1986                       N.C.N.A. District 20 Nurse of the Year Award.

1986                       East Carolina University School of Nursing Outstanding Graduate Student.

1985                       Inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing.

1984                       Who’s Who in American Nursing.

1982                       Inducted into Nursing Honor Society – Atlantic Christian College Charter Member.