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Ph.D., Rush University, Chicago, Illinois
M.S.N., Loyola University, Chicago,Illinois
B.S.N., Saint Xavier College, Chicago, Illinois
Nursing care of the older adult, spirituality of the nurse, curricular implications of portfolio assessment.
Alexian Brothers Medical Center (Fall, 2007). Koren, M.E., Czurylo, K.,Gattuso, M.,Stark, B., Zastrow, P. & Epsom,R., Assessing the Work Environment and Spiritual Well-Being of Staff Nurses at Suburban Community Hospital. Requested $849.75. Received $849.75.
Sarah Fuller Scholarship Fund (Spring, 2006). Koren, M. E., Coyer, S. Dentro, C. Assessing the Spirituality of Staff Nurses at a Suburban Community Hospital. Requested $400.00. Received $200.00
Sigma Theta Tau, Beta Omega Chapter, (Spring, 2003). Hertz, J., Ehrlich-Jones, L., Berent, G., Plonczynski, D., Koren, M.E., Munroe, D.,Robertson, J., & Rossetti, J., Learning Needs and Attitudes of Nursing Faculty and Students toward Older Adults. Requested $2240. Received $1300.
M.E., & Papadimitriou, C. (2013). Spirituality of staff nurses: Application
of the Modeling and Role Modeling
Theory. Holistic Nursing Practice. 27(1),
Rossetti, J., Robertson, J. A., Oldenburg, N. L., Coyer, S., Koren, M. E., & Musker, K. M., (2012). Creating a culture of evidence in nursing education using student portfolios. International Journal of Nursing Educational Scholarship.9(1), 1-14.
Marks, N, Koren, M.E., & Yao,P. (2011). The presence of nursing students in the Hospital and their impact on patient care. Chart, 109(3), 17-22.
Koren, M.E., Czurylo, K., Epsom, R., Gattuso, M., Stark, B., Zastrow, P., & Basu, S. (2009). Nurses’ work environment and spirituality: A descriptive study. International Journal of Caring Sciences, 2(3), 118-125.
Koren, M. E., Hertz, J., Munroe, D., Rossetti, J., Robertson, J., Plonzynski, D. Berent, G., & Ehrlich-Jones,L. (2008). Assessing students’ learning needs and attitudes: Considerations for gerontology curriculum planning. Gerontology and Geriatric Education, 28(4), 39-56.
Hertz, J., Koren, M. E.,Rossetti, J., & Robertson, J. F. (2008). Early identification of relocation risk in older adults with critical illness. Critical Care Nursing Quarterly, 31(1), 59-64.
Koren, M. E., & Hertz, J. (2007). Older women’s breast screening behaviors: What nurses need to know. MedSurg Nursing, 16(2), 80-85.
Hertz, J., Rossetti, J., Koren, M. E., & Robertson, J. F. (2007). Evidence-based guidelines: Management of relocation in cognitively intact older adults. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 33(11), 12-18.
Plonczynski, D., Ehrlich-Jones, L., Robertson, J., Rossetti, J., Munroe, D. Koren, M.E., Berent, G., & Hertz, J. (2007). Implications of faculty attitudes and knowledge of gerontology for nursing education. Nurse Education Today. 27, 113-121.
Hertz,.JE.,Rossetti,J.,.Robertson, J. F. & Koren,M.E (2005). A Research Based Protocol on the Management of Relocation of Older Adults. Gerontological Nursing Interventions ResearchCenter, Research Dissemination Core, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.
Koren, M.E., Bartel, J. & Corliss, J. (1994). Interventions to improve patient appointments in an ambulatory care facility. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management. 17(3), 86-90.
Great Journeys Assistantship, (Spring, 2012), Koren, M.E. Interventions to sustain the spiritual self- care of health care providers. Awarded graduate assistant for one academic year. Competitive internal grant.
Society for the Advancement of Modeling and Role Modeling, Helen Erickson Grant (Spring, 2010). Koren, M.E. & Papadimitriou, C. Spirituality of the Staff Nurse: Application of the Modeling and Role Modeling Theory. Requested $820.00, Awarded $820.00.