Assistant Professor & Program Director for Portland UG
Oregon Health & Science University
School of Nursing Portland Campus
3455 SW US Veterans Road, SN-4S
Portland, Ore. 97239
Phone: 503 494-1649
Fax: 503 494-4678
Ann Nielsen has been on faculty at the School of Nursing, Portland Campus, since 2001. Her primary responsibilities are teaching theory and clinical courses at the undergraduate level. Current courses include Leadership and Outcomes Management, Health Promotion, and Integrative Practicum. Academic interests include curricular and clinical design, the use of reflection in student learning, and educational assessment and evaluation.
1997-2001 Masters of Nursing in the Community, Washington State University - Vancouver, Wash.
1987-1990 Bachelor of Science in Nursing, with highest honors, Oregon Health Sciences University -Portland, Ore.
TeachingLeadership and Outcomes Management
Pediatrics and perinatal specialty content in various undergraduate courses
PracticeFaculty in Residence- Doernbecher Neonatal Care Center
OHSU School of Nursing Baccalaureate Curriculum Committee.2008-09- Chairperson.
Oregon Consortium for Nursing Education (OCNE) Statewide Curriculum Committee
OHSU Hospitals and Clinics Nursing Research Council
OCNE Clinical Education Design Group- 2006-08. Purpose- development of a comprehensive new model for clinical education in Oregon
OCNE Specialty Module Development Group-2006-08
Nielsen, A. (in press). Concept-Based Learning Activities Using the Clinical Judgment Model As a Foundation for Clinical Learning. Journal of Nursing Education.
Lasater, K. and Nielsen, A. (in press). Concept Based Learning Activities: Do they impact students’ Clinical Judgment development? Journal of Nursing Education.
Lasater, K. and Nielsen, A. (2009). Clinical judgment development through reflective journaling: Outcomes of using a reflective guide. Journal of Nursing Education, 48, 40-44.
Nielsen, Stragnell, S., Jester, P. (2007) Guide for Reflection Using the Clinical Judgment Model. Journal of Nursing Education,46, 11, 513-516.
Gedahly-Duff, V., Heims, M., Nielsen (2006). Family child health nursing. In S. Hanson, V. Gedaly-Duff, and J. Kaakinen, (Eds.) Family Health Care Nursing: Theory, Practice and Research, 3rd edition (Chapter 11). F.A. Davis. AJN 2005 Book of the Year Award.