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Scholarly Outcomes


Abuatiq, A. (2019). Digital Learning in Nursing: Students Experiences with Shadow Health Pharmacology. Journal of Behavioral and Social Sciences, 6(2), In Press- ISSN: 2375-8899.

Carson, R., Mennenga, H. (in press). Team-Based Learning and the Team-Based Learning Student Assessment Instrument: A Longitudinal Study of Masters of Occupational Therapy Students. American Journal of Occupational Therapy.

Elverson, C. A. & Klawiter, R. A. Using guided reflection to link cultural and service learning in a study abroad course. Journal of Professional Nursing. (In press).

Isaacson, M.J., Minton, M.E., DaRosa, P., & Harming, S. (2019). Nurse comfort with palliative and end of life communication: A rural and urban comparison. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, 21(1), 38-45. Doi: 10.1097/NJH.0000000000000483.

Nissen, M., Kerkvliet, J., Polkinghorn, A., & Pugsley, L.  (In press). Increasing Rates of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination in Family Practice: A Quality Improvement Project. SD Medicine.

Vipond, J., & Mennenga, H. (In press). Screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment by emergency nurses: A review of the literature. Journal of Emergency Nursing.


Born, S. L. (Co-Principal), Carotta, C. L. (Co-Principal), Elverson, C. A. (Supporting), "South Dakota Early Childhood Mental Health Collaborative," Subaward with Southeastern Behavioral Healthcare, Sponsored by SAMHSA, $2,127,544.00. (9/30/2018-9/29/2023).

Hendrickx, L. & Pelzel, H. were awarded the Dawley Seed Grant Award for “Determining Nursing Students’ Knowledge of Specialized Nutritional Needs of Children: A Rural Summer Camp Clinical Experience”.

Monson, M. received Crisis Prevention Institute’s Nonviolent Crisis Intervention certification.

Professional Service Leadership Activities

Arends, R. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties Nominating Committee Chair, 2018- Present; American Association of Nurse Practitioners, South Dakota State Representative, 2015-Present.; American Association of Nurse Practitioners Health Policy Conference Planning Committee, 2018-Present

Brown, R. Chair of the Hilton M. Briggs Library Committee

Buttolph, A. Member of NCSBN, NCLEX Item Writing Panel

Garren-Grubbs, T. Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses, Member of the Clinical Practice Committee; Invited member of LifeCircle South Dakota

Gibson, N. Nurse Practitioner Association of South Dakota President, 2016-Present

Hendrickx, L. Member of Western Institute of Nursing’s Program Planning Committee; Member of American Association of Critical Care Nurses’ Chapter Award Selection Committee

Pasquariello, L. American Holistic Nurses Association, Central Illinois Chapter Leader, 2018-present

Pasquariello, L. American Holistic Nurses Association, Beginnings Magazine Continuing Education Item Writer, 2017-present

Stenvig, T. Professional Nurse Credentials and Standards Committee, CGFNS International, Philadelphia, PA. (2018-2019)

South Dakota Department of Health Reports

Da Rosa, P., Miller A., Cudmore K. (in press). The Burden and Trends of Colorectal Cancer in South Dakota. South Dakota Public Health Bulletin.

Da Rosa, P., Pugsley, L. (in press). Cancer Clinical Trial Accrual in South Dakota, 2013-2016. South Dakota Public Health Bulletin.

Presentations and additional scholarly outcomes can be found on the College of Nursing Our People page.