WellStar School of Nursing


Leslie Holmes

Lecturer

HS 3131

Phone: 470-578-2061

Email: lminer3@kennesaw.edu

 

 

Academic Degrees

 

 

MSN

Parent-Child Nursing

MUSC

1991-1993

  BSN Nursing UNC-Charlotte 1981-1985 

 

            

Licenses

 

 

Registered Nurse, Georgia  

R 117754

1995-Present  

  Registered Nurse, South Carolina R 00040264 inactive 1985-1994    
  Registered Nurse, North Carolina  90215 inactive 1985     

 

        

Certifications

 

 

Neonatal Resuscitation Program, Regional Trainer

1990-2001 

  Pediatric Advanced Life Support 1989-2004 
  Basic Life Support 1987-Present 

 

                 

Honors and Awards

 

 

Emory Williams Distinguished Teaching Award

May 2003 

  Jean Thomas Award for Creativity in Teaching 2000-2001
  Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society 1985
  Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society 1984

 

  

Professional Experience

 

 

August 2010- Present

Lecturer

WellStar School of Nursing

Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, GA

 

Sept. 1996-Present 

Associate Clinical/Instructor 

Emory University School of Nursing
Atlanta, GA

 

Nov. 1995-Jan. 1997

Part-time Clinical Faculty

Georgia State University

School of Nursing, Atlanta Georgia

 

Nov. 1995-August 2003

Staff Nurse III 

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Egleston Emergency Department

 

April 1995-August 1996

Part-time Clinical Faculty

Kennesaw State University
School of Nursing, Kennesaw Georgia

 

Jan. 1994 - August 1995

CNS

Critical Care Services 

Grady Health System

Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital

Atlanta, Georgia

 

April 1993 - Jan. 1993

Clinical Nurse

Pediatric ICU

Medical University of SC

Charleston, South Carolina

 

1990-April 1993

Flight Nurse 

Medical University of SC
MEDUCARE Transport Team
Charleston, South Carolina

 

1987-1990

Clinical Nurse

Neonatal ICU

Medical University of SC

Charleston, South Carolina

 

1985-1987

Clinical Nurse/Chief Nurse

Infant/Toddler Acute Care

Medical University of SC

Charleston, South Carolina

                                               

 

Recent Professional Activities

 

 

Professional Journals

 

  • Kaplan, B., Connor, A., Ferranti, E., Holmes, L., Spencer, L. (TBD). Use of an Emergency Preparedness Disaster Simulation with Undergraduate Nursing Students. Public Health Nursing. San Francisco: CA: Walters-Blackwell.
  • Kaplan, B., Holmes, L., Mott, M. and Atallah, H. (TBD). Design and Implementation of an Interdisciplinary Pediatric Mock Code with Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing Students. Computers, Informatics, Nursing. Philadelphia: PA: LWW.

 

Textbooks

 

Meyer, J. et al. (2007). Cracking the NCLEX RN (8th Ed). New York, NY: The Princeton Review.

 

Ball, J., Bindler, R. and Cowen, K. (2010). Child health nursing: Partnering with children and families. NY, NY: Pearson.

    • Chapter 25 Alterations in respiratory function
    • Chapter 26 Alterations in cardiovascular function
    • Chapter 28 Alterations in hematologic function
    • Chapter 29 Alterations in cellular growth

(Contributor: Instructors resource manual, “My Nursing Lab” supplements, NCLEX review questions, companion website documents, PowerPoint supplements.)

 


Textbook Review


NCLEX Review, Princeton Publishing, 2005

 

Ball, J., Bindler, R. & Cowen, K. (20010). Child health nursing: Partnering with children and families. NY, NY: Pearson.

  • Chapter 25 Alterations in respiratory function
  • Chapter 26 Alterations in cardiovascular function
  • Chapter 28 Alterations in hematologic function
  • Chapter 29 Alterations in cellular growth
  • Chapter 30 Alterations in gastrointestinal function

Bowden, V. & Greenburg, C. (2010). Children and their families: The continuum of care (2nd ed.). Ambler, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkin.


Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy (2nd ed.). (2012). Ambler, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkin.

Review of: AIDS, Acute postoperative pain, Anorexia Nervosa, Anxiety (preoperative), and Arrhythmias.


Research Abstracts and Proceedings


Kaplan, B., Connor, A., Ferranti, E., Holmes, L., Spencer, L. (2010) TORNADO ALERT: Population focused emergency preparedness simulation (EPDS) with undergraduate nursing students. Proceedings of the Simulation in Healthcare Conference.

 

Kaplan, B., Holmes, L., Mott, M. and Atallah, H. (2010) Teaching Quality and Safety Through an Interdisciplinary Pediatric Mock Code Simulation: Proceedings of the 2010 Annual Meeting of the SREB Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing.

 

 

Grant Funded Projects

 

Year: 2004
Title of grant: Education of Clinical Staff for Clinical Faculty (Debbie Ryan)
10% Project Faculty: Planning and Implementation
Funding agency: Georgia Hospital Association
Total costs: $ 24,498
Funding period: August 2004–July 2005

 

Year 2005
Title of grant: Development and Implementation of a Participatory Teaching-Learning Method in Undergraduate Nursing Education
20% Project Faculty: Planning and Implementation
Funding Agency: Emory University Teaching Fund
Total costs: $8,200
Funding period:  January – December 2006

 

 

Manuscript Reviewer

 

2004-Present Pediatric Nursing
2005-Present Lippincott, Williams & Wilkin Publishers
2005

Greystone.Net Healthcare Consulting and Marketing Firm

- Pediatric Neurology Module    

2005-2006 Princeton Publishing
2006

Greystone.net Healthcare Consulting and Marketing Firm

- Pediatric Neurology Module

 

 

PRESENTATIONS

 

National Presentations

 

March 2010, Kaplan, B., Connor, A., Ferranti, E., Holmes, L., Spencer, L. TORNADO ALERT: Population focused emergency preparedness simulation (EPDS) with undergraduate nursing students. Poster presentation at the Simulation in Healthcare Conference, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

 

State and Regional Presentations

 

February 4, 2003, Leslie Holmes, Pediatric Emergencies, Emory Crawford Long Hospital System Emergency Room

 

July 1998, Leslie Holmes, Strategies for Teaching Active Learning in the Classroom, Poster Presentation, Rocky Mountain Nurse Educator Conference, Copper Mountain, Colorado.

 

May 1998, Leslie Holmes, Marti Wilson, Strategies for Teaching Active Learning in the Classroom, Poster Presentation, Georgia League for Nursing, Annual Education Meeting.

 

October 2, 1999, Leslie Holmes, Care of the Critically Ill Child, WellStar System, Atlanta GA

 

1995-1998 Quarterly, Leslie Holmes, Neonatal Resuscitation, Promina Cobb Medical Center, Austell Georgia.

 

August 30, 1995, Leslie Holmes, Shock, Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital, Atlanta GA.

 

May 25, 1995, Leslie Holmes, Pain and Sedation in Infants and Children, Promina Cobb Medical Center, Austell, GA.

 

1995, Pain Assessment and Interventions, Leslie Holmes with Astra Pharmaceuticals, Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital, Atlanta GA,

 

January 1994-1995 multiple lectures, Neurological Assessment, Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital, Atlanta, GA

 

November 15, 1994, Leslie Holmes, Hematology/Immunology Review, Pediatric CCRN Review Course, Dekalb Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia.

 

July 11, 1994, Leslie Holmes, Pain Assessment, Physical Assessment Course, Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital, Atlanta, GA.

 

November 1994, Leslie Holmes, DIC, Critical Care Course, Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital, Atlanta, GA.

 

Sept 23, 1994, Leslie Holmes, Neonatal Resuscitation, New Directions in Pediatric Care, Jekyll Island, GA.


1991-1993, multiple lectures, Leslie Holmes, Transport Stabilization, Lowcountry Region SC.

 

1990-1993, multiple lectures, Leslie Holmes, Neonatal Resuscitaiton, Lowcountry Region, SC.

 

1990-1993, multiple lectures, Leslie Holmes, Respiratory Failure and Arrest, Lowcountry Region SC.

 

1990-1993, multiple lectures, Leslie Holmes, Shock, Lowcountry Region, SC.

 

1987-1993 multiple lectures, Leslie Holmes, Thermoregulation, Lowcountry Region SC.

 

1987-1993, multiple lectures, Leslie Holmes, Pharmacology in Resuscitation, Lowcountry Region, SC; Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital, Atlanta, GA

 

 

Teaching Responsibilities

 

 

Wellstar College of Health and Human Science


Spring 2011  NRSG 3318  Parent Child Nursing (lecture and clinical instructor)

Fall 2010       NRSG 3318  Parent Child Nursing (lecture and clinical instructor)

 

Emory University


Spring 2010   n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (lecture and clinical instructor)
Spring 2010   n441             Core Concepts III (Coordinator)
Spring 2010   n471             Professional Development IV (Mentor/Group leader)

Fall 2009        n370             Professional Development I (Mentor/Group leader)
Fall 2009        n380             Health Assessment (lab instructor)
Fall 2009        n460d           Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (lecturer, clinical instructor)
Fall 2009        n440             Core Concepts II (Lecturer, PBL group facilitator)

Spring 2009   n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Lecture and Clinical 7 weeks)
Spring 2009   n441             Core Concepts III (Coordinator)
Spring 2009   n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition (7 weeks)
Spring 2009   n471             Professional Development IV (Mentor/Group leader)

Fall 2008        n370             Professional Development I (Mentor/Group leader)
Fall 2008        n460d           Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2008        n440             Core Concepts II (Lecturer, PBL group facilitator)

Spring 2008   n340             Simulations facilitator
Spring 2008   n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Lecture and Clinical 7 weeks)
Spring 2008   n441             Core Concepts III (Coordinator)
Spring 2008   n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition (7 weeks)
Spring 2008   n471             Professional Development IV (Mentor/Group leader)

Fall 2007        n370             Professional Development I (Mentor/Group leader)
Fall 2007        n460d           Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2007        n440             Core Concepts II (Lecturer, PBL group facilitator)

Spring 2007   n340             Simulations facilitator
Spring 2007   n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2007   n441             Core Concepts III (Coordinator)
Spring 2007   n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition
Spring 2007   n471             Professional Development IV (Mentor/Group leader)

Fall 2006        n370             Professional Development I (Mentor/Group leader)
Fall 2006        n460d           Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2006        n440             Core Concepts II (Lecturer, PBL group facilitator)

Spring 2006   n340             Simulations facilitator
Spring 2006   n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2006   n441             Core Concepts III (Coordinator)
Spring 2006   n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition
Spring 2006   n490             Synthesis Seminar (Lecturer)

Fall 2005        n370             Professional Development I (Mentor/Group leader)
Fall 2005        n460d           Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2005        n440             Core Concepts II (Lecturer, PBL group facilitator)

Spring 2005   n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2005   n441             Core Concepts III (Coordinator)
Spring 2005   n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition (Faculty Advisor 7 weeks)
Spring 2005   n490             Synthesis Seminar (Lecturer)

Fall 2004       n460d            Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2004       n440              Core Concepts II (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2004                             FAME

Spring 2004    n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2004    n490             Synthesis Seminar (Coordinator)
Spring 2004    n441             Core Concepts III (lecturer)
Spring 2004   n471             Professional Development IV Politics and Public Policy (Mentor/Group     leader)
Spring 2004    n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition (Faculty Advisor 7 weeks)

Fall 2003        n460d           Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2003        n440             Core Concepts II (Coordinator)
Fall 2003                            FAME

Spring 2003    n361d           Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2003    n341             Core Concepts I (Co-coordinator)
Spring 2003    n441             Core Concepts III (lecturer)
Spring 2003    n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition (Faculty Advisor 7 weeks)
Spring 2003    n490             Synthesis Seminar (lecturer)

Fall 2002        n371             Professional Development I (Mentor/group leader)
Fall 2002        n460             Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2002        n440             Core Concepts II (lecturer)

Spring 2002   n340             Core Concepts I (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2002   n361d           Clinical Nursing II (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2002   n441             Core Concepts III (lecturer)
Spring 2002   n462             Clinical Nursing IV Role Transition (Faculty Advisor 7 weeks)
Spring 2002   n490             Synthesis Seminar (lecturer)

Fall 2001                           Maternity Leave 7 weeks
Fall 2001        n460d           Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator 7 weeks)

Summer 2001 n415           Critical Care Course (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2001   n361d         Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2001   n441           Core Concepts III (Co-Coordinate)
Spring 2001   n440           Core Concepts II (Coordinator)
Spring 2001    n471             Professional Development IV Politics and Public Policy (Mentor/Group leader)

Fall 2000        n371           Professional Development I (Mentor/group leader)
Fall 2000        n460d    Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)
Fall 2000        n440           Core Concepts II (lecturer)
Fall 2000        n626           Advanced Neonatal Nursing IV (coordinator)

Summer 2000 n415           Critical Care Course (Co-Coordinator)

Spring 2000    n340           Core Concepts I (Co-Coordinator)
Spring 2000    n361d         Clinical Nursing II Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)

Fall 1999        n371           Professional Development I (Mentor/group leader)
Fall 1999        n460    Clinical Nursing III Developing Families (Co-Coordinator)         
Fall 1999        n440           Core Concepts II (Co-Coordinator)

Spring 1999    n405           Nursing IV (Coordinator), Clinical Instructor
Spring 1999    n440           Nursing 440 Role Practicum

Fall 1998        n404           Nursing III (lecturer)
Clinical Instructor

Spring 1998    n405           Nursing IV (Coordinator), Clinical Instructor
Spring 1998    n440           Nursing 440 Role Practicum

Fall 1997        n404           Nursing III (lecturer)
Clinical Instructor

Spring 1997    n405           Nursing IV (Coordinator), Clinical Instructor

Fall 1996         n404          Nursing III (lecturer), Clinical Instructor