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Julie Symes

Julie Symes
Instructor
Nursing, School of Health Sciences
Rapid City 212
Phone: 605-394-6726
Bio:
Dr. Symes is currently teaching in the baccalaureate degree program of nursing for the Rapid City Campus. She has over 30 years of combined experience in cardiopulmonary and geriatric adult health, Maternal/Child community health, baccalaureate and associate degree nursing education and staff development.
Teaching Interests:
Nursing Education, Maternal Newborn Nursing, Nursing Students with Disabilities Clinical Accommodations
Research Interests:
Newborns, Breastfeeding, Nursing Education, Clinical Accommodations
Education:
  • Admitted to Ph.D. in Nursing Program, Nursing, Completed one semester of parttime course work, Fall 2005, South Dakota State University,
  • Ed. D.--In Progress, expected completion date 2014, Higher Education, University of South Dakota,
  • EDD, Higher Education, University of South Dakota, 2014
  • Master of Nursing, Nursing, University of Washington, 1990
  • BA, Nursing, Augustana College, 1981
Publications:
  • Young Peterson, F., Symes, J., Springer, P., (1995), Chapter 9--Inflammation and Immunity, W. B. Saunders Company, pp. 172-199.
Awards and Honors:
  • USD Course Redesign Fellowship, University of SD, 2014
  • South Dakota Nurses Foundation Scholarship, South Dakota Nurses Association, 2013
Presentations:
  • Symes, J. (2014, March). TEACHING NURSING STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES IN THE CLINICAL SETTING: PRACTICES AND ACCOMMODATION. Presented at the School of Health Science Research Conference, Vermillion, South Dakota.
  • Symes, J. (2012, August). Breastfeeding Basics. Presented at the Breastfeeding Class, Rapid City, SD.
  • Warren, D., Symes, J. (2011, July). JUST DO IT! Increasing the understanding and use of EBP in both faculty & students. Presented at the 22nd Annual Nurse Educators Conference in the Rockies, Breckenridge, CO.
  • Symes, J., Gibbon, L. (2011, July). Using Simulation to Prepare Nursing Students for Clinical Experiences: A Perioperative Nursing Simulation. Presented at the 22nd Annual Nurse Educators Conference in the Rockies, Breckenridge, CO.
  • Gibbon, L., Symes, J. (2011, July). Using Simulation to Prepare Nursing Students for Clinical Experiences: A Perioperative Nursing Simulation. Presented at the Rocky Mountain Nurse Educator Conference, Breckinridge, CO.
  • Warren, D., Symes, J. (2011, July). Having Difficulties Dealing with Unprofessional STudent Behavior?? Try This!. Presented at the 22nd Annual Nurse Educator Conference in the Rockies, Breckenrdige, Colorado.
  • Warren, D., Symes, J. (2011, July). Just Do It! Increasing the Understadning and use of Evidence-Based Practice in Both Faculty and Students. Presented at the 22nd Annual Nurse Educators Conference in teh Rockies, Breckenridge, Colo.
  • Symes, J., Warren, D. (2011, July). Problems with knowing how to handle unprofessional behaviors in students?? Try this!. Presented at the 22nd Annual Nurse Educators Conference in the Rockies, Breckenridge, CO.
  • Symes, J. (2011, June). Community and Online Breastfeeding Resources. Presented at the Breastfeeding Workshop for Health Care Professionals, Rapid City, SD.