2009 Vascular Pathology of the Prefrontal Cortex in Major Depressive Disorder
Podium presentation for the faculty of the Center for Psychiatric Neuroscience and academic guests at the
University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Graduate Research UAB School of NursingGraduate Trainee/Research Assistant
Summer 2015 Fellowship Center for Nursing Research under guidance of Dr.
Karen Heaton; see
March 2014 RN UAB Hospital Surgical preparation and
-August 2014 Perioperative Services admissions, discharge evaluation
and teaching post-op.
Emergency DepartmentTuscaloosa, AL
RN DCH Regional Direct care for acute and trauma
Nurse Resident Medical Center- cases, Code Blue and Trauma Team
Trauma Leader Emergency Department experience, Cardiac and Stroke Alert
Tuscaloosa, AL Experience, training student nurses,
Participant in Nurse Residency Program
and completion of evidence-based practice
2012 Student Preceptor UAB Hospital Rotating experience within critical care
Critical Care Staff Pool population, multiple ICUs
2011 Nurse Intern DCH Regional Competitive internship with 270 hours of
Medical Center- critical care and trauma experiences Year Title Institution Description
Summer 2015 Research Immersion UAB-Translational Research Under Dr.
Despina Stavrinos, performed data
for Injury Prevention (TRIP) lab collection, cleaning, and secondary analysis,
2014-2015 Graduate Research UAB School of Nursing Under Dr.
Karen Heaton participated in
Trainee Center for Nursing Research qualitative data analysis, literature reviews,
scientific dissemination, and IRB documentation
Fall 2014 Research Coordinator UAB Center for Clinical Six week session training on clinical practice,
Training Program and Translational Science research compliance, and key research topics
Summer Research Assistant University of Mississippi Neuroscience Summer Scholars Program;
2009 Medical Center-Department assisted with data collection and statistical
of Psychiatric Neuroscience analysis in project "Vascular Pathology of
Jackson, MS the Prefrontal Cortex in Major Depressive
Year Title Institution Description
Fall 2015 Graduate Teaching UAB School of Nursing Assistant to faculty in NUR 311, NUR 321; Present Assistant nursing and interprofessional simulation
Assist lab and course faculty in NUR 311 and 312 by attending weekly lab sessions, providing demonstrations, and assisting students in open lab as part of a teaching team.
Assist simulation staff and course faculty with the planning, set-up, implementation, and evaluation of nursing and interprofessional simulation experiences.
Assist and observe clinical faculty during an undergraduate clinical experience, including patient assignments, supervising student nurses, and participating in post conference.
Assist and observe faculty in NUR 326 and NUR 501 by attending lectures, participating in class activities, reviewing test materials, and giving lectures under supervision.
Tuscaloosa, ALB.SN. Nursing University of Alabama Magna Cum Laude
Southern Nursing Research Society
Emergency Nurses Association
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing
Association of Nursing Students
Board Member '11 and Secretary '12
Representative at National NSNA conference (April 2012) and participated in student congress
2016 Sleep Quality and Executive Function in Adolescents
Poster session presented at Southern Nursing Research Society Conference in Williamsburg, VA.
Mumbower, R., Heaton. K., Stavrinos, D., Ross, L.
2016 Benner's Novice to Expert Framework and the Beginner Nursing Student's Exposure to Simulation
Poster session presented at Alabama League for Nursing Conference in Birmingham, AL
Mumbower, R., Daily, K., Catron, K.
2015 Predictors of Driving Outcomes after Traumatic Brain Injury
Poster session presented at the 40th Annual Conference of Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, New Orleans, LA.
Mumbower, R. & Heaton, K.
2013 Emergency Department Quality Improvement: Care Track Process Data Outcomes
Podium and Poster Presentations at Nurse Residency Graduation Ceremony at DCH Regional Medical Center with
Mumbower, R., Anderson, M., Hudson, L., and Kemp, M.
2012 Family Presence during Resuscitation
Poster Presentation at University of Alabama Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference in Tuscaloosa, AL.
Mentor: Dr. Ann Graves at Capstone College of Nursing.
clinical experience, Competitive, Critical Care, data analysis, data collection, documentation, Injury Prevention, materials, Neuroscience, Nursing, Pathology, Perioperative, Research, scientific, simulation, supervising, supervision, Teaching, Trauma
Alabama Board of Nursing, 1-135392
TNCC, ACLS, BLS Certified
HONORS AND AWARDS
2016 Jonas Scholar, Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare
2014 Colvin Scholar, UAB School of Nursing
2012 UA Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference, 1st Place in Nursing for oral and poster presentation
2008 Presidential Scholar Award, National Merit Semi-Finalist Scholarship at University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa
COMMUNITY SERVICE AND INVOLVEMENT
2016-2016 Student representative on Faculty Practice Committee at UAB School of Nursing
2015-2016 Guest speaker for UAB School of Nursing Honors Course to speak about BSN to PhD experience
2015 Guest speaker for students and faculty at Capstone College of Nursing to speak about BSN to PhD experience
2013 Guest lecture for Capstone College of Nursing's pathophysiology course: Endocrine System (July 2013)
2013 Policy and Procedure Development Committee at DCH Regional Medical Center (staff representative)
2010 Volunteer at Challenge Farm Orphanage in Kitale, Kenya