Meg Johantgen, PhD, RN

Associate Dean for the PhD Program
Associate Professor, OSAH
Address: 404
Phone Number: 410-706-0520
Fax Number: 410-706-3289
johantgen@umaryland.edu

Education

  • PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University, Health Services Research and Organizations
  • MS, Nursing Administration, SUNY Buffalo
  • BSN, Niagara University

Research

  • 2016-2021. Johantgen, M. E. (Principal), Trocky, N. (Supporting), Lemaire, G. (Supporting), "Project RUSH," Sponsored by MHEC, State, $595,210.00. (July 2016 - June 2021).
  • Ogbolu, Y. (Principal), Johantgen, M. (co-investigator), "Community Access to Resources through Enhanced Technology Application for Provider & Public (CAREAPP)," Sponsored by Howard County Health Department, University of Maryland, Baltimore, $89,997. (December 2016 - March 2018).
  • 2013-2015: Co-investigator. Long-term care regulation: Training, leadership and quality outcomes. National Council of State Boards of Nursing. PI: Trinkoff.
  • 2011-2013: Co-investigator. Nursing home outcomes: Contextual and regulatory oversight of care providers. National Council of State Boards of Nursing. PI: Trinkoff.
  • 2011-2013: Evaluator. UMB Center for Pain Studies. National Institute of Nursing Research. PI: Dorsey. P30 NR011396-03
  • 2010-2012: Co-investigator. Increasing Substance Abuse Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral, or Treatment (SBIRT) in Acute Care Hospitals. Robert Wood Johnson. PI: Newhouse.
  • 2010-2012: Co-investigator. Improving Heart Failure Outcomes. American Nurses Credentialing Center, American Nurses Association. PI: Newhouse.

Recent Publications

  • Park, J, Moser, D.K., Griffith, K., Harring, J.R., Johantgen, M. (2017). Exploring symptom clusters in people with heart failure. Clinical Nursing Research, Online September 5, 2017.
  • Yang, B. K., Trinkoff, A. M., Zito, J. M., Burcu, B., Safer, D. J., Storr, C. L., Johantgen, M. E., Idzik, S. K. (in press). Nurse Practitioner Independent Practice Authority and Mental Health Service Delivery in US Community Health Centers. Psychiatric Services.
  • Griffioen, M. A., Greenspan, J. D., Johantgen, M. E., Von Rueden, K., O'Toole, R. V., Dorsey, S. G., Renn, C. L. (2017). Acute Pain Characteristics in Patients with and without Chronic Pain following Lower Extremity Injury. Pain management nursing: official journal of the American Society of Pain Management Nurses, 18(1), 33-41.
  • Kim, H. J., Yang, G. S., Greenspan, J. D., Downton, K. D., Griffith, K. A., Renn, C. L., Johantgen, M. E., Dorsey, S. G. (2017). Racial and ethnic differences in experimental pain sensitivity: systematic review and meta-analysis. Pain, 158(2), 194-211.
  • Griffioen, M., Greenspan, J., Johantgen, M. E., Von Rueden, K., O?Toole, R., Dorsey, S. G., Renn, C. L. (2017). (437) Comparison of quantitative sensory testing and current perception threshold testing results in patients with chronic pain following lower extremity fracture and healthy controls. The Journal of Pain, 18(4), S83. http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1526590017303206
  • Yang, B. K., Trinkoff, A. M., Zito, J. M., Burcu, M., Safer, D. J., Storr, C. L., Johantgen, M. E., Idzik, S. K. (2017). Nurse Practitioner Independent Practice Authority and Mental Health Service Delivery in U.S. Community Health Centers. Psychiatric Services, appi.ps.2016004. http://psychiatryonline.org/doi/10.1176/appi.ps.201600495
  • Liu, W., Johantgen, M., Newhouse, R. (2017). Shared Vision Among Acute Care Magnet® Hospital Nurses. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 39(2), 305–318. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0193945916651835
  • Johantgen, M. E., Weiss, M., Lundmark, V., Newhouse, R., Haller, K., Unruh, L., Shirey, M. (2017). Building Research Infrastructure in Magnet® Hospitals: Current Status and Future Directions. The Journal of nursing administration, 47(4), 198-204.
  • Liu, W., Johantgen, M. E., Newhouse, R. (2017). Psychometric Testing of the Smoking Cessation Counseling Scale Among Magnet® Hospital Nurses. Western journal of nursing research, 193945917698689.
  • Newhouse, R. P., Johantgen, M., Thomas, S. A., Trocky, N., Dennison-Himmelfarb, C., Cheon, J., Miller, W., Gray, T., Pruitt, R. (2017). Engaging patients with heart failure into the design of health system interventions: Impact on research methods. Geriatric nursing (New York, N.Y.).
  • Griffioen, M. A., Greenspan, J. D., Johantgen, M. E., Von Rueden, K., O'Toole, R. V., Dorsey, S. G., Renn, C. L. (2017). Acute Pain Characteristics in Patients with and without Chronic Pain following Lower Extremity Injury. Pain management nursing: official journal of the American Society of Pain Management Nurses, 18(1), 33-41.
  • Kim, H. J., Yang, G. S., Greenspan, J. D., Downton, K. D., Griffith, K. A., Renn, C. L., Johantgen, M. E., Dorsey, S. G. (2017). Racial and ethnic differences in experimental pain sensitivity: systematic review and meta-analysis. Pain, 158(2), 194-211.
  • Park, J., Johantgen, M. (2016). A Cross-Cultural Comparison of Symptom Reporting and Symptom Clusters in Heart Failure. Journal of Transcultural Nursing. http://tcn.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/05/24/1043659616651673.abstract
  • Thom, K. A., Heil, E. L., Croft, L. D., Duffy, A., Morgan, D. J., Johantgen, M. E. (2016). Advancing interprofessional patient safety education for medical, nursing, and pharmacy learners during clinical rotations. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 1820(August), 1–4. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13561820.2016.1215972
  • Musallam, E., Johantgen, M., Connerney, I. (2016). Hospital disease-specific care certification programs and quality of care: A narrative review. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, 42(8), 364–368. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1553-7250(16)42051-9
  • Musallam, E., Johantgen, M. E., Connerney, I. (2016). Hospital Disease-Specific Care Certification Programs and Quality of Care: A Narrative Review. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety, 42(8), 364-8.
  • Ogbolu Y, Johantgen ME, Zhu S, Johnson JV. Nurse reported patient safety in low-resource settings: a cross-sectional study of MNCH nurses in Nigeria.  Appl Nurs Res. 2015 Nov;28(4):341-6.
  • Griffioen MA, Johantgen M, Von Rueden K, Greenspan JD, Dorsey SG, Renn CL. Characteristics of Patients with Lower Extremity Trauma with Improved and Not Improved Pain During Hospitalization: A Pilot Study. Pain Manag Nurs. 2016 Feb;17(1):3-13.
  • Trinkoff AM, Lerner NB, Storr CL, Han K, Johantgen ME, Gartrell K. Leadership education, certification and resident outcomes in US nursing homes: cross-sectional secondary data analysis. Int J Nurs Stud. 2015 Jan;52(1):334-44.
  • Griffith KA, Dorsey SG, Renn CL, Zhu S, Johantgen ME, Cornblath DR, Argyriou AA, Cavaletti G, Merkies IS, Alberti P, Postma TJ, Rossi E, Frigeni B, Bruna J, Velasco R, Kalofonos HP, Psimaras D, Ricard D, Pace A, Galie E, Briani C, Dalla Torre C, Faber CG, Lalisang RI, Boogerd W, Brandsma D, Koeppen S, Hense J, Storey DJ, Kerrigan S, Schenone A, Fabbri S, Valsecchi MG; CI-PeriNomS Group. Correspondence between neurophysiological and clinical measurements of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy: secondary analysis of data from the CI-PeriNomS study.  J Peripher Nerv Syst. 2014 Jun;19(2):127-135.
  • Hickey JV, Unruh LY, Newhouse RP, Koithan M, Johantgen M, Hughes RG, Haller KB, Lundmark VA. Credentialing: the need for a national research agenda. Nurs Outlook. 2014 Mar-Apr;62(2):119-27.
  • Han K, Trinkoff AM, Storr CL, Lerner N, Johantgen M, Gartrell K.  Associations between state regulations, training length, perceived quality and job satisfaction among certified nursing assistants: cross-sectional secondary data analysis.  Int J Nurs Stud. 2014 Aug;51(8):1135-41.
  • Griffith KA, Couture DJ, Zhu S, Pandya N, Johantgen ME, Cavaletti G, Davenport JM, Tanguay LJ, Choflet A, Milliron T, Glass E, Gambill N, Renn CL, Dorsey SG.  Evaluation of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy using current perception threshold and clinical evaluations. Support Care Cancer. 2014 May;22(5):1161-9.
  • Johantgen M, Newhouse R.  Participating in a multihospital study to promote adoption of heart failure guidelines: lessons for nurse leaders.  J Nurs Adm. 2013 Dec;43(12):660-6.
  • Trinkoff AM, Han K, Storr CL, Lerner N, Johantgen M, Gartrell K.  Turnover, staffing, skill mix, and resident outcomes in a national sample of US nursing homes.  J Nurs Adm. 2013 Dec;43(12):630-6.
  • Lerner NB, Johantgen M, Trinkoff AM, Storr CL, Han K. Are nursing home survey deficiencies higher in facilities with greater staff turnover. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2014 Feb;15(2):102-7.
  • Trinkoff AM, Johantgen M, Lerner N,  Storr CL, Han K, McElroy K.  (2013). Regulatory oversight of Certified Nursing Assistants in relation to resident outcomes. Journal of Nursing Regulation, 3(4): 53-59.
  • Dukes SF, Bridges E, Johantgen M. (2013). Occurrence of secondary insults of traumatic brain injury in patients transported by critical care air transport teams from Iraq/Afghanistan: 2003-2006.  Military Medicine178(1): 11-17.

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Health services research design and statistical analysis; Implementation research; Secondary data analysis

Academic & Professional Activities

University of Maryland, Baltimore

  • 2014-Present: Graduate Council, UMSON Representative

Professional Activities

  • 2009-Present: American Nurses Association, American Nurses Credentialing Center, Research Council (Chair - 2016-2018)
  • 2016-Present: Board of Scientific Counselors, National Center for Health Statistics