Walsh University Byers School of Nursing Presents Nursing Research Day
Friday, October 18, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)
North Canton, OH
Barbara Yingling, RN, BSN, MAed
Utilizing Research and Evidence Practice at the Bedside
An employee at Mercy Medical Center since 1999, Yingling is an accomplished nursing leader with over 20 years of progressive healthcare management experience. Yingling has served as a critical care nurse, director of nursing staff development and assistant chief nursing officer at Mercy Medical Center. She formerly served as a sophomore and senior level adjunct faculty at Malone College. Prior to her time at Mercy Medical Center, Yingling worked at Doctors Hospital and Massillon Community Hospital.
Yingling received her diploma of nursing at Massillon Community Hospital in 1983, where she served as class president for two years. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Walsh College in 1992 and received her Master of Arts in Education and Management at Walsh University in 1996.
In 2007 she was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, PI CHI Chapter. Yingling is a 2011 graduate of Leadership Stark County. She is an active volunteer at St. Philip and James Catholic Church in Canal Fulton, where she also teaches fifth grade CCD classes.
Registration, Poster Viewing, and Continental Breakfast
Welcome Dr. Linda Linc Dean of the School of Nursing
Keynote Speaker “Utilizing Research and Evidence Practice at the Bedside” Barbara Yingling, RN, BSN, MAed Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer Mercy Medical Center
Break– Poster Viewing and Vendors
“The influence of neonatal intensive care unit nursing staff factors (age, knowledge, belief and practice) on transitioning premature neonates to safe sleep positions”
Colette Benincasa BSN, RNC-NPT
“The psychometric evaluation of the clinical skills self-efficiency scale”
Sharon L. Oetker-Black RN, Phd, JD
Summations & Evaluations Poster Viewing, Vendors, and networking
This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91) for approval to award contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Attendees must attend the entire program and submit a written evaluation to qualify for contact hours.
Please call Cynthia Baker, Walsh University at 330.490.7237 for more information about contact hours.
Cost: $40 per person
includes continental breakfast
Registration deadline is October 1, 2013.
Sponsored by Phi Eta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International and Walsh University School of Nursing. For more information, please contact Sherrie Underwood at firstname.lastname@example.org.