School of Nursing

Sharon Wallace

Assistant Professor

Sharon Wallace at PLU, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. (Photo: John Froschauer/PLU)
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Ramstad Hall - Room 7692
  • Professional

Education

  • Ph.D. , International Health, Trident University International, CA, 2012
  • M.S.N., Burn, Emergency, Critical Care, Trauma, Widener University, PA, 1999
  • B.S.N., Nursing, Regents College, NY, 1992
  • A.D. , Letters, Arts & Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, 1984

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Clinical Practice: Critical Care and Trauma
  • Clinical Interests: Technology and error reduction, breaking bad news, evidence-based practice, clinical competency, and coaching.
  • Research: Technology and technology acceptance to reduce risk and promote health; focus on mercury toxicity.
  • Research Interests: Reducing exposure to environmental toxins, safety of the food supply, and food allergy as chronic illness.

Books

  • Pharmacology, Connections to Nursing Practice, Chapters Supplement: Instructor’s Navigation Guide, Power Point Slides, Test Item File, My Nursing Lab, My Nursing Kit, (Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson., 2010)
  • Evidence-Based Nursing Care Guidelines: Medical-Surgical Interventions (199-203), Chapters Cultural Brokerage, (Mosby, Inc., 2007)
  • Evidence-Based Nursing Care Guidelines: Medical-Surgical Interventions (275-279), Chapters Dysrhythmia Management, (Mosby, Inc., 2007)

Selected Articles

  • Wallace, S. "Supplement: Instructor’s Navigation Guide, Power Point Slides, Test Item File, My Nursing Lab, My Nursing Kit."

Peer Reviewed Journals

  • Papastrat, K., & Wallace, S (2003). "Journal of Nursing Education." Teaching baccalaureate nursing students to prevent medication errors using a problem-based learning approach, 42, 459-464.

Professional Memberships/Organizations

  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses , (1989 - Present)
  • Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society for Nurses , (1995 - Present)
  • American Nurses Association , (2001 - Present)