Planning Committee

Program Co-Chairs

Kathryn Lothschuetz Montgomery, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
Associate Dean, Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Charlene C. Quinn, PhD, RN
Nurse Researcher
Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System (VAMHCS)
Nursing Education and Research Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Committee Members

Anna C. Alt-White, PhD, RN
Director, Research and Academic Programs
Office of Nursing Services
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Carol Ann Esche, DNP, RN, NE-BC
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Evidence-based Practice and Research
Franklin Square Hospital Center

Michelle Healy, MS
Program Director, Professional Education
Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Mary Marchetto, DNP, RN
Associate Chief Nurse/Clinical Affairs
Manchester NH Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Adjunct Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Robin Newhouse, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Organizational Systems and Adult Health
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Beverly B. Owens, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, NE-BC
Nursing Education Generalist- Managed Care
VAMHCS Nursing Education and Research Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Kenneth J. Rempher, PhD, MBA, RN, CCRN, APRN-BC
Assistant Vice President, Patient Care Services
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Kristin L. Seidl, PhD, RN
Director of Nursing Outcomes, Research and Evidence Based Practice
University of Maryland Medical Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Sonia Smith
Program Coordinator, Professional Education
Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Christine Ward, MS
Director of Professional Education
Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Joan Warren, PhD, RN-BC, NEA-BC
Director, Nursing Research
Franklin Square Hospital Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland

Abstract Review Committee

Chairs

Kathryn Lothschuetz Montgomery, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
Associate Dean
Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Charlene C. Quinn, PhD, RN
Nurse Researcher
VAMHCS Nursing Education and Research Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Members

Anna C. Alt-White, PhD, RN
Director, Research and Academic Programs
Office of Nursing Services
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Carol Ann Esche, DNP, RN, NE-BC
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Evidence-based Practice and Research
Franklin Square Hospital Center

Mary Marchetto, DNP, RN
Associate Chief Nurse/Clinical Affairs
Manchester NH VAMC
Adjunct Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Robin Newhouse, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
Associate Professor and Chair
Organizational Systems and Adult Health
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Beverly B. Owens, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, NE-BC
Nursing Education Generalist- Managed Care
VAMHCS Nursing Education and Research Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Kenneth J. Rempher, PhD, MBA, RN, CCRN, APRN-BC
Assistant Vice President, Patient Care Services
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Kristin L. Seidl, PhD, RN
Director of Nursing Outcomes, Research and Evidence Based Practice
University of Maryland Medical Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Marianne Shaughnessy, PhD, CRNP
Associate Director, Education/Evaluation
Baltimore VA Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center
Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Joan Warren, PhD, RN-BC, NEA-BC
Director, Nursing Research
Franklin Square Hospital Center
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland