GANE Conference- Collaborative Presentation with KSU Faculty-Building a Transition To Practice Based on Collaboration with Nurse Managers, Preceptors, and Recent Graduates.3/10.
An Evidence Based Practice Toolkit-Nursing Research Symposium 9/09 Lecture-Constructing a Consent- Breakout session
Southern Nursing Research Conference – Podium Presentation- The Experience of Sress In Open Heart Surgery Patients and Caregivers, 2/09.
An Evidence Based Practice Toolkit –Nursing Research Symposium 9/08
Lecture-Qualitative vs Quantitative work Breakout session
Poster Presentation-Identified Stressors for first time CABG Patient and
Faculty University of Phoenix Online – Undergraduate nursing program Courses-( 2005-Present) Issues and Strategies in Nursing Research Utilization;
Introduction To Professional Nursing.
American College of Cardiology- National Cardiac Data Registry Annual Meeting Washington, D.C. (2007). Poster - Maintaining the Quality of Your Quality Outcomes. (2008)The Effect of a New Chest Pain Mnemonic on Door to EKG Times on Patients Arriving by Self-Transport.
National Teaching Institute American Association of Critical Care Nurses–Posters (2006): 1)The Experience of the Patient Receiving Neuro-Muscular Blocking Agents; 2) Learning Research Together: A Community/Academic Partnership
Kennesaw College – Community Education programs Basic Critical Care CourseTemporary and Permanent Pacemakers
Region VI AACN Critical Care Symposium – From Coronary Care to Community
Care (1996), Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed. . . .
Cardioversion Update (2004) Repeated 2005 –GNA 13th District Meeting
WellStar Critical Care – The experience of the patient receiving neuromuscular Blocking agents (Completed)
WellStar Health System - Insulin Nomogram Implementation (Completed)
WellStar Health System – Effect of a new chest pain mnemonic on triage of
Acute MI patients presenting to the ER by personal vehicle(Completed)
WellStar Health System – Identified stressors for the first time CABG Patient and Caregiver – (Completed)
WellStar Health System- Impact of computer-base education using a chest pain mnemonic on door to ECG time. (In Progress)
Newberry, L., Barnett, G, & Ballard, N.(2005) A new mnemonic for chest pain assessment. Journal of Emergency Nursing. February 31(1), 84-85.
Ballard, N. Rhythm recognition and ekg interpretation. In Newberry, L. & Criddle, L. (eds), Sheehy's Manual of Emergency Care (6th ed) 2005.
Ballard, N., Robley, L., Barrett, D., Mendoza. I. (2006) Patients’ recollections of therapeutic paralysis in the intensive care unit. American Journal of Critical Care., 15 (1), 86-94.
Fraser, D., Robley, L., Ballard, N, & Peno-Greem.L (January-March, 2006).Development of an insulin nomogram for intensive insulin therapy. Critical Care Nursing Quaraterly,29(1),
Robley, L., Ballard, N., Holtzman, D.. Cooper, W. (2010).The Experience of stress for Open-heart surgery patients and caregivers. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 32(6), 794-781.
Ballard, N. (2010). Factors in success and breakdown of shared governance. JONA., 40(10), 411-
Ballard, N., Bairan, A., Newberry, L., VanBrackel, L., Barnett, G. (2011) Effect of education on Chest Pain Mnemonic on door to ECG time. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 37(3), 220-224.
Wiegnad, D. ,Carlson, K. (eds) AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care. (2005).
Journal of Emergency Nursing- Peer Review Panel – 2008-Present