Pediatric Emergency Department11/2010 to CurrentSTRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITALRochester, NY
Work as a Level III RN to oversee care of critically ill or injured, as part of a Level One Regional Trauma Center.
Assume role of Charge Nurse and effectively display leadership, management, and communication skills as part of an interdisciplinary team.
Triage-oriented for quick assessment and rapid determination of patient disposition.
Serve as a primary preceptor for new hires and collaborate with team members to optimize each orientation experience.
Creator and Program Director of the Pediatric ED Mentoring Program for Nurses aimed at offering support to new hires and promoting staff retention.
Active member of the Environment of Care Committee which works to provide a safe and effective environment for patients, staff, and visitors.
BLS, ATCN, and ABLS certified
Certified PALS Instructor as of 2014
Completed NDLSF Advanced Disaster Life Support training 6/2015
Certified Community Emergency Response Team Member 10/2015
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit04/2010 to 10/2010WOMEN AND CHILDREN\'S HOSPITALBuffalo, NY
Registered Nurse in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, a 20 bed multidisciplinary unit dedicated to providing highly specialized critical care to children.
Coronary Medical Intensive Care Unit03/2009 to 04/2010MILLARD FILLMORE GATESBuffalo, NY
Registered Nurse in the Coronary Medical Intensive Care Unit.
Collaborated care for patients with acute coronary syndromes, congestive heart failure, and pulmonary edema.
Intensive Cardiac Care Unit03/2008 to 02/2009CAYUGA MEDICAL CENTERIthaca, NY
Registered Nurse working together with medical staff in adult internal medicine, cardiology, neurology and neurosurgery, general surgery, and nephrology.
Medical Intensive Care Unit06/2007 to 02/2008SUNY UPSTATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITYSyracuse, NY
Registered Nurse in the Medical Intensive Care Unit, designed to oversee the care of the most critically ill patients in 17 counties.
Specialized in areas of hemodynamics, mechanical ventilation, and sepsis management.
Center for Human Genetics & Molecular Pediatric Disease06/2004 to 06/2007UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER MEDICAL CENTERRochester, NY
Technician III required to execute all histological processing of embryos and tissues and experiments related to hematopoiesis and early embryonic blood cell formation.
Center for Cardiovascular Research11/2002 to 05/2004UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER MEDICAL CENTERRochester, NY
Technician III required to perform complex laboratory experiments related to the molecular biology of vascular smooth muscle.
Expert in cell culture, including transient transfections, RNA and protein studies, and analysis of transgene expression.
Executed all histological processing of embryos and immunostaining.
Bachelor of Science2007UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER-SCHOOL OF NURSINGRochester, NYGPA: Graduate of the Accelerated Bachelor's Program for Non-Nurses
*Inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Nursing Graduate of the Accelerated Bachelor's Program for Non-Nurses
Inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Bachelor of Science: Marine Science Biology1998The University of TampaTampa, FloridaGPA: Spartan Award Recipient for Outstanding Seniors
*Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society Alumni Member and SecretaryMarine Science Biology Spartan Award Recipient for Outstanding Seniors
*Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society Alumni Member and Secretary
Associate of Science: Environmental Science/Math1995Genesee Community CollegeBatavia, New YorkEnvironmental Science/Math Inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society
*Who's Who Among American Two Year College Students
Tober, J.M., Koniski, A., McGrath, K.E., Vemishetti, R., Emerson, R.L., & et al. (2007). The megakaryocyte lineage originates from hemangioblast precursors and is an integral component both of primitive and of definitive hematopoiesis. Blood, 109(4), 1433-1441.
Kingsley, P.D., Malik, J., Emerson, R.L., & et al. (2006). "Maturational" globin switching in primary primitive erythroid cells. Blood, 107(4), 1665-1672.
Miano, J.M., Ramanan, N., Georger, M.A., de Mesy Bentley, K.L., Emerson, R.L., & et al. (2004). Restricted inactivation of serum response factor to the cardiovascular system. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 101(49), 17132-17137.
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