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Donna M. Nickitas
Executive Officer, Professor and Graduate Specialty Coordinator, Dual Degree Program Nursing Administration/Public Administration with Baruch College
PhD, RN, CNE, NEA-BC, FNAP, FAAN
Service-learning, Community Engagement, Health Policy and Nursing Administration
Primary Teaching Areas:
Health Policy, Dissertation Advisement, and Nursing Administration
Peer Reviewed Book Chapters
Nickitas, D. M., & Berger-Spivack, L. (2015). Healthcare Costs Matter: Economics and Decision Making. In Lewenson, S. B. & Truglio-Londrigan, M. (Ed.).
Decision-Making in Nursing
Edition), (pp. 181-197). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.
Nickitas, D. M. (2014). Nursing, Policy, and Politics: Understanding the Connection and Importance of Getting Involved. In Huston, C. (Ed).
Professional Issues in Nursing: Challenges and Opportunities.
Edition), (pp. 365-386). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.
Nickitas, D. M. & Gardner, D. (2014). Health Care Policy and Politics: The Risks and Rewards for Public Health Nurses. In Truglio-Londrigan, M. & Lewenson, S. (Eds.)
Public Health Nursing: Practicing Population-Based Care.
Edition), (pp. 201-221). Boston, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
Peer Reviewed Journal Articles
Anderson, R., Ellerbe, S., Haas, S., Kerfoot, K., Kirby, K.,
., & ... Christopher, M. (2014). Excellence and Evidence in Staffing: A Data-Driven Model for Excellence In Staffing (2nd Edition).
Frederickson, K. & Nickitas, D. M. (2014). A Doctoral Peer Mentoring Program. nursing.jhu.edu/inden 2(2), 1-6.
Nickitas, D. M., Zibi, P., & Joseph, M. (2014). Global Nursing Partnerships.
The Journal of Nursing Education and Practice
, DOI: 10.5430/jnep.v4n2, p.195. URL:http://dxdoi.org/105430/jnep.v4n2p195-201.
Nickitas, D. M., Jacobson, & Stubenrauch, J. (2013). Getting Others to Write.
Nurse Author-Editor, 23
Nickitas, D. M. (2014). Keeping the Faith and Speaking Truth to Power: A Lifetime of Advocacy.
Nursing Economic$, 32,
(4), 174, 177.
Nickitas, D. M. (2014). Clinical Analytics for Data-Driven Models of Care. Nursing Economic$, 32(3), 106, 165.
Nickitas, D. M. (2014). Investing in Nursing: Good for Patients, Good for Business and Good for the Bottom Line.
Nursing Economic$, 32
(2), 54, 69.
Nickitas, D. M. (2014). Navigating Nurse Staffing: A New Partnership in the New Year.
Nursing Economic$, 32
(1), 2, 39.
Nickitas, D. M. & McGinniss, S. Improving Nursing Education Through Faculty Development in Technology. National League of Nursing Education Summit, Phoenix, AZ, Sept. 18, 2014.
Nickitas, D. M. & Jacobson, J. Breakthrough Writing: Narrative and Reflective Strategies for Editors. International Academy of Nursing Editors, Portland, Maine. August 4-6, 2014.
Invited Keynote Speaker. Making Your Voices Heard: An Imperative for Nurse Leaders.Connecticut Organization of Nurse Executives. Cromwell, Connecticut. May 22, 2014.
Invited Keynote Speaker. Every Nurse is a Leader. National Nurses Week Celebration. Downstate Medical Center. Brooklyn, New York. May 8, 2014.
Poster Presentation. Poster Presentation. Nickitas, D. M., McGinniss, S., & Dornbaum, M. Leveraging a multi-institutional faculty development consortium in technology as a vehicle for integrating interprofessional education. Hunter College, Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, Schools of the Health Professions, 8th Annual Student-Faculty Research Day. New York, New York. May 7, 2014.
Invited Keynote Speaker. Caring Nurse Leaders: Making Every Moment Matter. Annual Nurses Week Celebration, Project Samaritan Organization, Yonkers, New York. May 6, 2014.
Invited Keynote Speaker. The Affordable Care Act and Nursing. The Brooklyn Nursing Partnership. Brooklyn, New York. May 1, 2014.
Invited Keynote Speaker. Becoming a Nurse Leader: The Impact of a Honor Society Membership. State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Nursing, Honor Society Induction. April 28, 2014.
Poster Presentation. Nickitas, D. M. & Frederickson, K. Peer Mentoring: Implications for Doctoral Education. The 26th Annual Eastern Regional Research Scientific Session. Philadelphia, PA. April 11, 2014.
Invited Speaker. Writing Tools: For Professional and Personal Growth. College of New Rochelle Nurse Advocacy Forum. New Rochelle, New York. April 7, 2014.
Poster Presentation. Nickitas, D. M., McGinniss, S., & Dornbaum, M. Leveraging a multi-institutional faculty development consortium in technology as a vehicle for integrating interprofessional education. 2014 National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting and Forum. Alexandria, VA. April 4, 2014.
Invited Keynote Speaker. Being and Becoming a Nurse Leader: the Impact of Sigma Theta Tau Membership. Mu Upsilon Chapter 2014 Induction Ceremony, College of Staten Island. Staten Island, New York. March 30, 2014.
PhD, Nursing, Adelphi University, 1989
MA, Nursing, New York University, 1978
BSN, Nursing, SUNY at StonyBrook, 1976
AAS, Nursing, Kingsborough Community, 1974