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Beth Ann Swan, PhD, CRNP, FAAN

Contact Dr. Swan

901 Walnut Street
Suite 804
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-8057
(215) 923-1468 fax

Education

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Robert Wood Johnson/Campbell
      Collaboration, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of
      Education 2002
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
MSN, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 1983
BSN, Holy Family College, 1980

Certification

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

University Appointment

Dean and Professor, Jefferson School of Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University

Research & Clinical Interests

Adult Nurse Practitioner
Evidence-based Practice

Technology Applications for Practice - Based Research; Client Outcomes, Symptom Distress and Functional Status, Following Ambulatory Surgery; Dissemination of Evidence, Accessibility and Usability of web-based Evidence Resources.

Research Grants

2012-2014, Principal Investigator, DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions, Division of Nursing "Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship"

2011-2014, Principal Investigator, DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions "Promoting Health Access: Online Graduate Programs for Rural Underserved Communities"

2011-2012, Principal Investigator, Jefferson School of Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University "The Impact of a Teaching-Learning Technology Initiative on Student and Faculty Outcomes: A One-to-One i-Pad Pilot Study"

2010, Principal Investigator, Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research (AHRQ) "Ambulatory Care Registered Nurse Performance Measurement Conference"

2007-2010, Principal Investigator, DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions, Division of Nursing "Promoting Health Access: Online Graduate Programs for Rural Underserved Communities"

2007-2009, Principal Investigator, Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research (AHRQ) "Delirium Screening: From Research to Point of Care"

2010-2011, Principal Investigator, DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions, Division of Nursing "Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship"

2009-2010, Principal Investigator, DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions, Division of Nursing "Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship"

2008-2009, Principal Investigator, DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions, Division of Nursing "Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship"

2007-2008, Principal Investigator, DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions, Division of Nursing "Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship"

2005-2007, Knowledge Developer, Aurora-Cerner-University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (ACW) Project "Knowledge-Based Nursing: Evidence Synthesis to Guide Clinical Practice"

Professional Memberships

Robert Wood Johnson Nurse Faculty Scholars Program:
Primary (Nursing) Mentor, 2011-2014
American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing:
Co-Chair, Care Coordination Expert Panels, 2012-Present
Member, Health Care Reform Advisory Team, 2011-Present
Immediate Past President, 2007
President, 2006-2007
President-Elect, 2005-2006
Treasurer, Board of Directors, 2004-2005
Secretary, Board of Directors, 2001-2004
Chair, Practice Evaluation and Research Committee, 1999-2001
Chair, Research Committee, 1998-1999
Member, Research Committee, 1996-1998
American Nurses' Association; Pennsylvania Nurses' Association
International Council on Womens Health Issues (ICOWHI, Board of Directors, 2004-2006
Sigma Theta Tau, Xi Chapter, Delta Rho Chapter
Member, Review/Steering Committee Standardizing Ambulatory Care Performance Measures, National Quality Forum (NQF)
Member, Take Care Health National Medical Advisory Board

Awards And Honors

2012 AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Program
2011 Dean's Faculty Achievement Award, Jefferson School of Nursing
        Thomas Jefferson University
2010 Honorary Visiting Expert, Health Manpower Development Plan
        (HMDP) Ministry of Health, Singapore
2007-2010 Robert Wood Johnson Executive Nurse Fellowship
2009 Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania, Excellence in Nursing
        Research
2009 American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Book of the Year Award
2007 Distinguished Nursing Alumni Award, Holy Family University
2005 Fellow, American Academy of Nursing
2002 Outstanding Alumni Award for Leadership in Nursing, University of
        Pennsylvania School of Nursing