2010 Recipients

Research & Grants

The Development of a Clinical Nursing Scholar: 
Formative Education through Transition into Practice

Co-Principal Investigator: Judy A. Beal, DSNc, RN
Associate Dean
Simmons College
Boston, MA 

Joan Riley, EdD, RN, Co-Principal Investigator with Judy Beal, DSNc, RN 
Professor of Nursing
Emmanuel College
Boston, MA 

Avatar/Patient Program for Enhanced Learning (APPLE)
Estelle Codier, PhD, MSN, RN
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI 

Mentoring: Facilitating the Retention of Minority Nursing Students
Jacqueline Dowling, PhD, RN
University of Massachusetts
Lowell, MA 

Implementing Technology in Community Health: Examining the use of High-Fidelity Simulation to Teach Home Care 
Sherrill J. Smith, PhD, RN, CNL
Wright State University
Dayton, OH 

The Effect of a Peer-Learning Model on Nurse Anesthesia Students in the High-Fidelity Patient Simulator
Jodie Szlachta, MSN, MS, CRNA
Villanova University
Villanova, PA 

English Language Acculturation, Perception of Faculty Caring, Academic Networks, Campus Racial Climate, and Race as Predictors of Student Success among Hispanic and Non-Hispanic White Baccalaureate Nursing Students 
Marivic B. Torregosa, MSN, FNP
Texas A&M International University
Laredo, TX 

Ruth Corcoran Grant for Nursing Education Research

Methodological Quality and Impact of Nursing Education Research
Carolyn B. Yucha, PhD, FAAN;CNE
University of Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV $13,656