1 Vernica P.S. Njie-Carr, PhD, ACNS-BC Assistant Prfessr Schl f Nursing 335 McDwell Hall Educatin Pst-dctral Fellw. Jhns Hpkins University Schl f Nursing, Baltimre, MD Fcus: Multidisciplinary Health Disparities Research Ph.D. The Cathlic University f America. Washingtn, D.C. Fcus: Nursing Science M.S.N. The Cathlic University f America. Washingtn, D.C. Fcus: Adult Health Nursing and Nursing Educatin B.S.N. Hward University. Washingtn, D.C. Fcus: Nursing Certificatin Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Health Prfessinal Experience Teaching 2011 present, Assistant Prfessr, University f Delaware, Cllege f Health Sciences, Newark, DE , Assistant Prfessr and Curse Crdinatr, Hward University, Washingtn, DC , Instructr, Jhns Hpkins University, Schl f Nursing, Baltimre, MD , Teaching Assistant, The Cathlic University f America Schl f Nursing, Washingtn, DC , Assistant Prfessr and Curse Crdinatr, Baltimre City Cmmunity Cllege, Baltimre, MD
2 , Instructr, Mntgmery Cllege, Takma Park, MD Curses NURS480 Clinical Integratin Seminar II NURS473 Adult Health Nursing II NURS412 Issues and Challenges in Glbal Health NURS609 Nursing Science: Thery and Research Research Interests Nursing Practice: Dr. Njie-Carr s prgram f research is t reduce health disparities amng peple f African heritage at risk r living with HIV/AIDS. Specific areas f interest are: HIV/AIDS and health disparities Wmen s health Crss-cultural research Nursing Educatin: Her research interest related t nursing educatin is evaluatin f teaching effectiveness. Cmpleted Recent Funded Research HIV Transmissin Risks amng African American Partners, 2/2010 1/2011. Prject Investigatr, Njie-Carr (PI: Dr. Thmas LaVeist Hpkins Center fr Health Disparities Slutins). Hpkins Center fr Health Disparities Slutins f the Jhns Hpkins Blmberg Schl f Public Health, a Center f Excellence in Minrity Health and Health Disparities supprted by grant # P60MD frm the Natinal Center n Minrity Health and Health Disparities f the Natinal Institutes f Health. $15, 000. Selected Peer-Reviewed Publicatins Data-Based Manuscripts 1. Njie-Carr, V. (in review). HIV Risk Behavirs amng Abused African American Wmen and Perceptins f Male Perpetratrs Rle: A Cncurrent Mixed Methds Study. Advances in Nursing Science. 2. Chang, L., Njie-Carr, V. Kalenge, S., Kelley, J., Bllinger, R., & Alam-Talisuna-S. (in review). Perceptins and acceptability f mhealth interventins fr imprving patient care at a cmmunity-
3 based clinic in Uganda: A mixed methds study. AIDS Care. 3. Njie-Carr, V, Draughn, J., Rllins, C., Clugh, A., Barnes, J., & Glass, N. (in review). Having Husing Made Everything Else Pssible : Affrdable, Safe and Stable Husing fr Wmen Survivrs f Vilence. Internatinal Jurnal f Husing. 4. Njie-Carr, V., Kalenge, S., Kelley, J., Wilsn, A., Muliira, J., Nabirye, R., Glass, N., Bllinger, R., Alam-Talisuna, S., & Chang, L. (2012). Research Capacity Building Prgram fr Clinicians and Staff at a Cmmunity-Based HIV/AIDS Clinic in Uganda: A Pre/Pst Evaluatin. Jurnal f the Assciatin f Nurses in AIDS Care 23 (5), DOI: /j.jana Njie-Carr, V., Sharps, P., Campbell, D., & Callwd, G. (2012) Experiences f HIV Psitive Childbearing Wmen: A Qualitative Study. Jurnal f the Natinal Black Nurses Assciatin, 23 (1), Njie-Carr, V.P.S. (2009). Knwledge, Attitudes, Cultural, Scial, and Spiritual Beliefs n Health- Seeking Behavirs f Gambian Adults with HIV/AIDS. Internatinal Jurnal f Culture and Mental Health, 2 (2), Njie, V. P. S., & Thmas, A. (2001). Quality Issues in Clinical Research and the Implicatins n Health Plicy. Jurnal f Prfessinal Nursing, 17 (5), Bk Chapters/Sectins 1. Glass, N., Campbell, J.C., Njie-Carr, V., & Thmpsn, T. A. (2010). Ending Vilence Against Wmen: Essential t Glbal Health and Human Rights. Parker, R., & Smmer, M. (Eds). Glbal Health Handbk. 2. Njie, V. P. S. (2002). Cirrhsis (pp ). In Gerge-Gay, B., & Chernecky, C. Saunders Manual f Medical-Surgical Nursing: A Guide fr Clinical Decisin Making. Saunders. 3. Njie, V. P S. (2002). Renal Failure (pp ). In Gerge-Gay, B., & Chernecky, C. Saunders Manual f Medical-Surgical Nursing: A guide fr Clinical Decisin Making. Saunders. 4. Njie, V. (2002). Gastrintestinal Specimen Cllectin and Gastric Lavage (pp ). In Gerge-Gay, B., & Chernecky, C. Saunders Manual f Medical-Surgical Nursing: A Guide fr Clinical Decisin Making. Saunders. Cmmentary/Reviews 1. Njie-Carr, V.P.S., & Glass, N.E. (2010). The new nurse investigatr. Jurnal f the Assciatin f Nurses in AIDS Care 21(6), DOI: /j.jana Selected Paper Presentatins 1. Njie-Carr, V. (9/2012). HIV Risk Behavirs amng Abused African American Wmen and Perceptins f Male Perpetratrs Rle: A Cncurrent Mixed Methds Study. Paper presented at the Cuncil fr the Advancement f Nursing Science, Washingtn, DC. 2. Njie-Carr, V., (12/2011). Research Capacity Building Prgram at a Cmmunity-Based HIV/AIDS Clinic in Kampala, Uganda: An Evaluatin. Paper presented at the 3rd Scientific Cnference f the Scientific Sciety f Arab Nursing Faculties n Quality Nursing Educatin and Services, Khartum, Sudan.
4 3. Sharps, P., Njie-Carr, V., & Campbell, D. (10/2009). Faith, Curage, and Pray: Pregnant and Parenting Wmen s HIV/AIDS Experiences. Secnd Annual Health Disparities Cnference f the Center fr Explratry Research in the United States Virgin Islands. 4. Sharps, P., Njie-Carr, V., & Campbell, D. (8/2009). Knwledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Decisin- Making f Parent and Parenting Wmen f African Heritage at Risk r Living with HIV/AIDS: A Crss Natinal Study. Natinal Black Nurses Assciatin Cnference in Trnt, Canada. 5. Njie-Carr, V.P.S. (3/2008). The Develpment and Psychmetric Evaluatin f the HIV/AIDS Knwledge, Attitudes, and Beliefs Patient Questinnaire: Preliminary Results. MEC Cnference at Hward University, Washingtn, DC. 6. Njie-Carr, V. P.S. (11/2007). The Influence f Attitudes, Beliefs, and Knwledge n Health- Seeking Behavirs f Adults Living with HIV/AIDS in The Gambia. The Assciatin f Nurses in AIDS Care Cnference, Orland, Flrida. 7. Njie, V.P.S. (9/2004). Issues in Educating the Dctral Nursing Student. Natinal League fr Nursing Summit. Orland, Flrida. Selected Pster/e-Pster Presentatins 1. Njie-Carr, V., Alam-Talisuna, S., Nanyunja, J., & Chang, L. (2011). Evaluatin f a research capacity building prgram at a cmmunity-based HIV/AIDS clinic in Uganda. epster presented at the Internatinal AIDS Sciety Cnference, Rme, Italy. 2. Njie-Carr, V., Draughn, J., Rllins, C., Clugh, A., & Glass, N., (10/2009). Safe and Affrdable Husing fr Wmen Survivrs f Vilence: Preliminary Findings. NINR special sessins cnference in Washingtn, DC. Hnrs/Awards Rbert Wd Jhnsn Fundatin, New Cnnectins Research and Caching Clinic, Natinal Harbr, MD. 9/2012 Schlarship recipient, Znta Internatinal. Washingtn, DC. 11/2006 Selected Prfessinal Activities/Service Faculty Cnsultant fr MSN prgram, The Gambia Cllege, Schl f Nursing and Midwifery thrugh The University f The Gambia. Gambia 6/2012 Editrial Bard Member Jurnal f the Assciatin f Nurses in AIDS Care, 9/2009 Research Specialty Cmmittee grant and manuscript reviewer. ANAC, 8/2006
5 Prfessinal Membership American Nurses Assciatin Assciatin f Nurses in AIDS Care Maryland Nurses Assciatin Natinal Black Nurses Assciatin Sigma Theta Tau Internatinal Hnr Sciety f Nursing Suthern Nursing Research Sciety