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Victoria Britson

Victoria Britson

Title

Assistant Professor (Sioux Falls)

Office Building

Off-Campus

Mailing Address

University Center-Nursing
2300 Career Ave Ste 260, Room 278
Sioux Falls, SD 57107

Education

PhD in Nursing SDSU
Post Master's Certificate FNP Briar Cliff University, Sioux City, IA
Master of Science in Nursing, SDSU
BSN Briar Cliff College, Sioux City, IA
Nursing Diploma St. Luke's School of Nursing, Sioux City, IA

Academic Interests/Expertise

Chronic Illness, Rural and Underserved Populations, Palliative and End of Life Care, Primary Care, Disaster Preparedness, Health Disparities. Telehealth

Academic Responsibilities

Graduate Nursing: Master's, DNP, and PhD

Committee Activities

PhD Teaching Team
APRN Teaching Team
Graduate Curriculum Committee: Chair
Graduate Simulation Committee
College of Nursing Graduate Faculty
SDSU Graduate Faculty
International Committee

Specialty Area

  • Public Health, Community Health, Primary Care
  • Telehealth
  • Palliative/End of Life Care, American Indian health, Transcultural Nursing,

Grants

• Principal Investigator: Victoria LS Britson
Funding Agency: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Advanced Nursing Education Workforce
Title: APRN Traineeship Immersion: Enhancing the Academic/Practice Partnership for Rural Primary Care.
Project Dates: July 1, 2017-June 31, 2019
Funding Amount: $ 1,344,836.

• Principal Investigator: Suzanne Stluka
Evaluation Manager: Britson, V. L. S.
Title: Growing Healthy Food, Families & Communities: Utilizing Community & School-Based Wellness Coalitions to Prevent Obesity in South Dakota Tribal Communities
Funding agency: Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Project dates: September 29, 2018 – September 28, 2023
Funding amount: $2,500,000

• Principal Investigator: Suzanne Stluka
Evaluation Manager: Britson, V. L. S.
Title: Growing Healthy Food, Families & Communities: Utilizing Community & School-Based Wellness Coalitions to Prevent Obesity in South Dakota Tribal Communities
Funding agency: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed)
Project dates: October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2021
Funding amount: $2, 100,000

Arends, Robin, Project Director, Britson, Victoria, Content Expert. Rural Telehealth: Enhancing the Academic-Practice Partnership for APRN Education. Funding Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Advanced Nursing Education Program. 2015 - 2018. Funded $1,207,189.

Stluka, S., Project Director, Britson, Victoria, Evaluator. Good & Healthy South Dakota Communities: Utilizing Community-Based Wellness Coalitions to Create Healthy Rural Communities in High Need Counties. 2015-2018. Funded $1,765,368.

Patents

Arends, R. Gibson, N., Marckstadt, S., Britson, V. Nissen M. Chang, J., & Harming S. (2018). On-line Telehealth Provider Modules.

Professional Memberships

Rural Nurse Organization
American Public Health Association
South Dakota Public Health Association
American Nurses Association
South Dakota Nurses Association
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Nurse Practitioner Association of South Dakota, board member 2019
National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF)
NONPF Faculty and Preceptor Development Committee
Midwest Nursing Research Society
International Consortium of Parse Scholars
The Great Plains Chapter of International Consortium of Parse Scholars
American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Phi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
South Dakota Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, Palliative Care Task Force Member
SERV-SD

Work Experience

Spring 2016 - Present CNP Avera eCare Senior Care, Sioux Falls, SD
Fall 2014-Present Assistant Professor and Sioux Falls site coordinator (2014-2017), College of Nursing, South Dakota State University, Sioux Falls campus
Fall 2011-Summer 2014 Chair of BSN Program, National American University, Sioux Falls and Rapid City, SD
Spring 2009-Spring 2011 Professor, Department of Nursing, Briar Cliff University, Sioux City, IA

Creative Activities

1. Arends, R., Gibson, N., Britson, V.L., Marckstadt, S., Voss, J., & Nissen, M. K. (accepted for publication). Enhancing Nurse Practitioner Curriculum to Improve Telehealth Competency. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
2. Arends, R., Britson, V. L. S., & Minton, M. E. (2018). Bridging University and Accreditation Standards: As Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Exemplar. Intersection (Winter-Spring), 5-9. Available at: https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.aalhe.org/resource/resmgr/docs/Int/INTERSECTION_Winter-Spring_E.pdf
3. Reeder, K., Britson, V. L., & Nissen, M. K. (2018). Telehealth in Rural Nursing Practice. Rural Nursing: Concepts, Theory, and Practice 5th edition. New York City, NY: Springer Publishing Company.
4. Stluka, S., Burdette, L., Britson, V., & Kleine, H. (2017). South Dakota Snap-Ed: Health Food, Families & Community, FY2016 Evaluation Report. Submitted September 30, 2017.
5. Stluka, S. Burdette, L., Britson, V., Shafrath, T., & Kleine, H. (2017). CDC 1416 South Dakota Year 3 Assessment & Interventions. Report submitted to the CDC September 1, 2017.

Area(s) of Research

Telehealth, Chronic Illness, Rural and Underserved Populations, Primary Care, Palliative and End of Life Care,
Physical Activity and Nutrition Related to Obesity, Disaster Preparedness

Applications of Research

Invited Conference Presentation
1. Britson, V.L. (2019, April 28). Telehealth 101: What You Need to Know to Get Started. gpTRAC annual conference: Telehealth Everywhere. Minneapolis, MN

Conference Papers—Refereed
1. Presentation: Making Nursing Philosophy Tangible: Envisioning and Translating Elusive Philosophical Concepts with Doctoral Nursing Students. January 18, 2019. Doctoral Education Conference. Coronado, CA. January 2019. Britson, VL., & Isaacson, M.
2. Presentation. Collaborative Strategies for Increasing Rural/Underserved Primary Care: An APRN Trainee Immersion Experience. 2018 International Rural Nursing Conference. Nashville, TN, United States. July 24, 2018. Britson, V.L.S., Burdette, L., & Marckstadt, S. L.
3. Presentation: 29th International Nursing Research Conference, Advanced Practice Registered Nursing (APRN) Student Traineeship: Collaborative Strategies for Increasing Rural/Underserved Primary Care. Sigma Theta Tau International. Melbourne, Australia. July 21, 2018. Britson, V. L.S., Marckstadt, S., & Burdette, L.
4. Poster: Fostering leadership skills of family nurse practitioner students through the use of peer mentoring. Sigma Theta Tau International. Melbourne, Australia. July 21, 2018.Marckstadt, S., Gibson, N., Arends, R., Britson, V., & Gibson, S. (2018).
5. Presentation: APRN Traineeship Immersion Experience to Increase Primary Care in Rural and Underserved Areas. The National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculties Annual Conference. Indianapolis, IN. April 19-21, 2018. Britson, V. L.S., Marckstadt, S., & Burdette, L.
6. Poster: Integration of Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) into a Family Nurse Practitioner Program. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF). Indianapolis. April 2018. Britson, V. L. S., Marckstadt, S. L., Arends, R. F., Gibson, N. A., Elverson, C. A., Mylant, M., & Mennenga, H. A.,
7. Presentation. APRN Traineeship Immersion Experience to Increase Primary Care in Rural and Underserved Areas. 28th Nursing Scholarship Day: Living Nursing Scholarship: Research Theory and Practice. Sioux Falls, SD. April 6, 2018. Britson, V. L.S., Marckstadt, S., & Burdette, L.
8. Poster: Rural Telehealth: Enhancing the Academic-Practice Partnership for APRN Education. The National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculties Annual Conference. Washington, DC. April 19-23, 2017. Britson, V. L, Arends, R., & Gibson, N.
9. Presentation: Upper Plains Rural and Frontier Dwellers Perceptions of Support for Physical Activity. American Public Health Association Annual Conference & Expo. Denver, CO. November 1, 2016. Burdette, L., & Britson, V.L.
10. Presentation. Health Determinants: Rural and Frontier Dwellers Nutrition Environments. CANS State of the Science Congress of Nursing Research. Washington, D.C. September 17, 2016. Britson, V. L. & Burdette, L.
11. Presentation Leveraging Evidence for Informing Community Coalitions. Good & Healthy South Dakota Annual Chronic Disease Partners Meeting. Mitchell, SD. July 27, 2016. Stluka S., Shafrath T., Burdette L., Britson V.L
12. Presentation A Snapshot of Nutrition and Physical Activity Environments in Rural South Dakota. International Rural Nursing Conference 2016. Rapid City, SD. July 20, 2016. Britson, V. L. & Burdette, L.
13. Presentation Rural Telehealth: Enhancing Academic Practice Partnership for APRN Education. International Rural Nursing Conference 2016. Rapid City, SD. July 19, 2016. Britson, V. L., Arends, R., & Gibson, N.

Department(s)

Open Prairie

Open PRAIRIE - Public Research Access Institutional Repository and Information Exchange

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