SummaryNancy L. Meedzan, DNP, RN,CNE Associate Professor 2006-present Publications: Breakey, S.E., Corless, I., Meedzan, N.L., & Nicholas, P.K. (2015) Global Health Nursing in the 21st Century. New York: Springer Publishing. Nicholas, P.K., Corless, I.B., Evans, L.A., Busisiwe P.N., Busisiwe R.B., Davis, S., Nokes, K.M., Demarco, R., Maryland, M., Meedzan, N.L., Moderi, L., Daw, C., Rugwizangoga, E., Benjenk, I.L., Zang, S.M., Krishnamurthi, S., & Driscoll, M.K. ( 2015). Peripheral neuropathy in HIV disease in South Africa. Aids Care. Nicholas, P.K., Corless, I. Fulmer, H. & Meedzan, N.L. (2012). Preparing nursing students for education in the global village. MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, 37(6). Areas of Expertise: Adult Health, Global Health Nursing
Below is a list of all courses taught at Endicott. Courses being taught this year are bolded.
NU 210 Fundamentals of Nursing
NU 315 Intercultural Nursing - (1 week travel to Dominican Republic)
NU 230 Health Assessment
NU 230L Health Assessment Lab
NU 211 Care of Adults - Med/Surg Nursing
NU 211L Care of Adults Clinical
NU 305 Nursing Research
NU 489 Thesis I
NU 489 Thesis I
NU 411 Community Health Nursing
NUR 508 Role Development Within Professional Organizations
NUR 565 Teaching Methods: Principles of Teaching
NUR 541 Nurse in Global Health
NUR 542 Principles of Global Health
Faculty Coordinator Alternative Spring Break for Nursing Students, - Glendorra, Mississippi - 2015
Planning Committee - 2014
Curriculum Committee -2012
Doctoral Advisory Council- 2012
Co-Founder and Faculty Council, Chi Epsilon Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing - 2010-2013
Co-Founder, Phi Sigma Biological Sciences Honor Society - 2007-2010
Faculty Advisor for the Northeast Hospitals Chapter of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School - 2009-2012
Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Boston College School of Nursing - 1987
Master of Science in Nursing, Salem State University - 1999
Doctor of Nursing Practice, Regis College - 2012
Certified Nurse Educator , National League for Nursing - 2012
Fulbright Scholars List - 2014
Full time faculty in the Associate Degree nursing program at North Shore Community College School of Nursing - 2004-2006
Consultant, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA Risk Management and Quality Improvement Department- Summers 2010 and 2012
Nicholas, P.K., Corless, I., Evans, L.A., Ncama, B.P., Bhengu, B.R., Davis, S., Nokes, K.M., Demarco, R., Maryland, M., Meedzan, N.L., Moderi,L., Daw, C., Rugwizangoga, E., Benjenk, I.L., Zang, S.M., Krishnamurthi, S., & Driscoll, M.K. Relationship of HIV-Associated peripheral neuropathy to physical functioning, Ppychological functioning, social functioning and traditional healing in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Manuscript submitted for publication (July, 2015)
Breakey, S. E., Corless, I, Meedzan, N. L. , Nicholas P.K. (2015). Global Health Nursing in the 21st Century. New York: Springer Publishing.
Nicholas, P.K., Corless, I., Fulmer, H. & Meedzan, N. L. (November-December 2012). Preparing nursing students for education in the global village. MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/ Child Nursing, 37(6).
2009 Meedzan, N. & Fisher, K. (2009). Clickers in nursing education: An active learning tool in the classroom. Online Journal of Nursing Informatics (OJNI). Available at www.ojni.org
Invited Speaker at the Phi Sigma Biological Honor Society Induction Ceremony. September 26, 2014. Life Science Building Auditorium, Endicott College. Topic: Global Nursing in the 21st Century.
Meedzan, N.,Roy, J., Stone, E., Wright, K., Garrison, B., Vellucci, C., Flaherty, S., Sullivan, E., & Merritt, E. (2013). Cultural Immersion Nursing Experience in Guatemala. Oral presentation at the Endicott College Honor Society of Nursing Induction Ceremony and Spring Program. April 12, 2013, Endicott College Beverly, Massachusetts. Approved for 1 Contact Hour by the Massachusetts Association of Public Health Nurses.
Meedzan, N. (2012). The impact of a cultural immersion teaching experience on transcultural self-efficacy in baccalaureate nursing students. Oral presentation at the 38th Annual Transcultural Nursing Society Conference, October 17-20, 2012, Orlando, Florida.
Gray, C., Casey, J., Meedzan, N., Holden, J., Maciewicz, S., Ebersole, N., & Goodale, L. (December 5-8, 2010). Improving the teaching of safe medication administration to nursing students.(Accepted) Institute for Healthcare Improvement: 22nd Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, Orlando, Florida.