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Traci Barnable

Traci Barnable

Clinical Director



Phone: (605) 357-1570


Teaching Interests:

Pediatrics, NICU, Quality Improvement

Research Interests:

NICU, Quality improvement, health promotion and disease prevention.


  • Ph D, University of South Dakota, 2020
  • MS, Nursing Education, Walden University, 2013
  • Nursing , Augustana, 2007

Licensures and Certifications:

  • CPR
  • RN Liscence, South dakota Board of nursing


Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • Barnable, Traci. Definition of a Yoga Breathing (Pranayama) Protocol That Improves Lung Function., 197-203. Vol. 33, Iss. 4. Holistic Nursing Practice. , 2019.

Awards and Honors:

  • Graduate research grant, University of South Dakota, 2019
  • Excellence in Scholarship, University of South Dakota, 2019


  • Barnable, Traci. Effects of a Biofeedback Intervention on Student Test Anxiety and Performance. Presented at the Dissertation Defense , USD. (April 2020)
  • Kupershmidt, Sabina, Barnable, Traci. Definition of a Protocol Based on Yoga Breathing to Improve Lung Function.. Presented at the Midwest Nursing Research Society Annual Meeting, Cleveland. (April 14, 2018)
  • Kupershmidt, Sabina, Tesch, Christine, Barnable, Traci, Johnson, Nikki, Waldner, Dylan, O'Bryan, B. Yoga Breathing Lowers Blood Pressure.. Presented at the USD SHS Research Day, Vermillion. (April 6, 2018)