Nursing

Karen Crowley

Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Graduate Nursing

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Education

DNP, Regis College, 2010

MS, Nursing, Simmons College, 1995

BS, Nursing, Salem State College, 1991

Diploma in Nursing, Lawrence Memorial School of Nursing, 1986

Experience

Dr. Karen Crowley is an associate professor at Regis College. She holds a DNP from Regis College, an MSN from Simmons College and a BSN from Salem State College. In addition to her role as Associate Dean of Graduate Nursing at Regis College, Dr. Karen Crowley is a nurse practitioner at Hallmark Health Medical Associates in Malden, MA and an ACEN program evaluator. Dr. Crowley is a member of the Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners, Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nursing, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, National League of Nursing, and National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty. Her research interests include women’s health, computer assisted health simulation, and primary prevention of human papilloma virus.

Publications

Crowley, K., Nadarajah, S., Pratt, A. Chapter 9: Endocrine System Drugs. In Smith, B (Ed.) Pharmacology for Nurses. Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning. 2014

Crowley, K. "Chapter 10: Treatment of Eating Disorders." In Rhoads, J, & Murphy, P.J.. Nurse’ Clinical Consult to Psychopharmacology. New York: Springer Publishing Company. 2012

Content Reviews

Knapp, H. Practical Statistics for Nursing Using SPSS. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publishing. ISBN: 9781506325675. Reviewer to convert non-nursing text to nursing focus. 2016

National Certification Cooperation. Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Competencies Reviewer. May 2014.

AACN. Leadership for Academic Nursing Program, Application Reviewer May 2014.

Review of "Population Focus Competencies for Woman’s Health Nurse Practitioner." National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty. February 2012.

Younkin, E.Q., & Davis, M.C. (2004). Text review of Women's Health: A Primary Care Clinical Guide (3rd ed.). New Jersey: Pearson Publishing. October 2010.

Buttaro, T. et al. Review of "Gynecology Chapter." Primary Care: A Collaborative Practice. Mosby. 1999

Presentations

Matteis, M., Crowley, K., Bashaw, C., Ellis, K.., Cellai, M., Yardley, S., & Harding, S. (2016) .Nursing Culture Care Theories: The Driving Force in DNP Translational Research.42nd Annual Transcultural Nursing Society Conference Cincinnati OH. 10/12/16.

Matteis, M., Bashaw, C, Crowley, K, Fardy, L, & Murphy, M. (2016) The Effect of a Culturally Sensitive Educational Program on Hispanic/Latino Patient’s Health Indicators of Metabolic Syndrome. Poster presented at AANP National Conference, San Antonio, TX. 6/21-26/16

Crowley, K & Boerger, P. LiveText: Professional Portfolios and Program Assessment in Doctoral Education. Poster Presented at 24th Annual Conference for Nurse Educators: Clinicians and Educators: Collaborating to Meet Practice Changes: North Falmouth, Massachusetts. 2016

Cellai, M., Bashaw, C, Crowley, K, Fardy, L, & Murphy, M. The Effect of a Culturally Sensitive Educational Program on Hispanic/Latino Patient’s Health Indicators of Metabolic Syndrome. Poster presented at 41st Annual Transcultural Nursing Society Conference, Portland Oregon. 2015

Crowley, Karen. "Treating Primary Care Conditions in the Pregnant Patient." Online CEU Module Nurse Practitioners Association of Continuing Education, 2012.

Crowley, Karen. "Treating Primary Care Conditions in the Pregnant Patient." Nurse Practitioners Association of Continuing Education Woman’s Health National Conference, Cape Cod, MA, 2012.

Crowley, Karen. "Maintaining Health for the Female Executive." Women’s Executive Business-to-Business Quarterly Meeting, Burlington, MA, 2011.

Crowley, Karen. "DNP Outcomes Survey Results: A Two Year Analysis and Comparison." Doctors of Nursing Practice 4th National Conference, Louisiana, NO, 2011.

Crowley, Karen. "DNP Outcomes Survey." Doctors of Nursing Practice 3rd National Conference, San Diego, CA, 2012.

Crowley, Karen. "Utilization of Web-Based Nurse Practitioner Preceptor Tracking System in Graduate Nursing." Poster presented at NONPF Conference, Washington, DC, 2010.

Crowley, Karen. "Introduction of Computer Assisted Case Simulation in Nurse Practitioner Education." Poster presented at NONPF Conference, Washington, DC, 2010.

Crowley, Karen. "Utilization of Web-Based Nurse Practitioner Preceptor Tracking System in Graduate Nursing." Poster presented at Campus Technology 2008 Conference, Boston, MA, 2008.

Crowley, Karen. "Introduction of Computer Assisted Case Simulation in Nurse Practitioner Education. Poster presented at Campus Technology 2008 Conference, Boston, MA, 2008.

Research

Crowley, Karen. 2010. "Primary Prevention of Human Papilloma Virus: Healthcare Providers’ Knowledge and Vaccine Recommendation and Administration Practices." Doctoral thesis, Regis College.

Crowley, Karen. 1995. "The Acceptability of the Reality™ Female Condom in Adolescent Women." Master's degree thesis, Simmons College.

Awards

Fellow, Leadership for Academic Nursing Program, American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Washington, DC, 2013-2014.

Nursing Faculty Loan Program. HRSA funded grant. 2014-present.

Jonas Scholars: Nursing Leadership and Veterans Health Care Grants 2014-2016, 2016-2018.

Innovator Grant: Mobile Technology Advancing Evidence Based Practice for Nurse Practitioner Students, 2012.

Executive appointment to the Special Commission Relative to Postpartum Depression, July 26, 2011 – Present.

Kaneb Grant: DNP Outcomes in Practice: Temporal Trends, 2011.

Kaneb Grant: Curriculum Development of the Clinical Practice Track for the Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) Program, 2010.

Faculty Development Grant: Introduction of Computer Assisted Case Simulation in Nurse Practitioner Education, 2007.

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