Sheila Smith, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAANP
Clinical Professor, School of Nursing
Higher Learning Commission Assessment Academy, 2008-2012
American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Fuld Academic Nursing Leadership Fellows program, 2005-2006
National Association of Nurse Practitioner Faculties, Mentoring Program in Community-Based Advanced Practice Nursing Fellowship Program, 2003-2004
PhD, Nursing with Feminist Studies Minor, University of Minnesota
MSN, Adult Health Nursing, Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
BSN, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Seattle University
Adult Nurse Practitioner, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Awards & Recognition
Clinical and Diagnostic Reasoning:
- Expert Nurses' Practice Knowledge
- CNS / NP Practice Frameworks
- Fostering NP students’ Development of Diagnostic Reasoning
Community-Based and Vulnerable Populations
Hirsch, A., Walsh Dotson, J., Oneal, G., Nyirati, C., Bekemeier, B., Wojnar., D., Griffen-Sobel, J., Hermer, J., Wild, L., Smith, S.K. (2018, in review). Integrating population health into nursing education: A commitment from Washington's nursing deans and directors.Journal of Nursing Education.
Smith, S.K., and Turell, S.M. (2017). Perceptions of Healthcare Experiences: Relational and Communicative Competencies to Improve Care for LGBT People. Journal of Social Issues, 73, (3)3, 638—658. doi: 10.1111/josi.12235
Lee, M.L., Stidham, A., Melton, S.T., Mullins, C., Smith, S.K. (2017). Interprofessional Team Development in Student Led Clinics in Rural Northeast Tennessee. International Journal of Health Sciences Education, 4(1). Available at: http://dc.etsu.edu/ijhse/vol4/iss1/4.
Smith, S.K., Hecker Fernandes, J., Zorn, C., & Duffy, L. (2012). Precepting and mentoring needs of nursing faculty and clinical instructors: Fostering career development and community. Journal of Nursing Education, 51(9), 497-503.
Smith, S.K. (1997). Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization: Part I, Responses related to abuse and home/family environments.Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 18(5), 395-416.
Smith, S.K. (1997). Women's experiences of victimizing sexualization: Part II, Community characteristics and longer term personal impacts. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 18(5), 417-431.
Smith, S.K. (1987). An analysis of the phenomenon of deterioration in the critically ill. Image: Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 20(1), 12-15.
Smith, S.K. (2009).Clinical decision making in advanced practice nursing.In M. M. Jansen and M. Zwygart-Stauffacher (Eds.). Advanced practice nursing: A guide to professional development (4th ed.), New York: Springer.
Smith, S.K. (2006).Clinical decision making in advanced practice nursing.In M. M. Jansen and M. Zwygart-Stauffacher (Eds.). Advanced practice nursing: A guide to professional development (3rd ed.), New York: Springer.
Smith, S.K. (1999). Sensitive issues in life story research.In S.M. Moch & M.F. Gates (eds.), The researcher experience in qualitative research.Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Smith, S.K. (1990). A feminist analysis of constructs of health.In A. Graubard & R. Neil (eds.), Caring and nursing: Explorations in the feminist perspective. New York: National League for Nursing.
University of Minnesota:
N7504, Assessment and Management of Health for Advanced Practice Nurses, Practicum I
N7505, Assessment and Management of Health for Advanced Practice Nurses, Practicum II
N6408, Advanced Nursing Care of Older Adults Practicum
N7406, Advanced Nursing Practicum in Adult-Gerontology Health
University of Minnesota Health Nurse Practitioners Clinic
Adult Nurse Practitioner; Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner