Amy Miner Ross, Ph.D., RN, CNS (she/her)

  • Associate Professor, School of Nursing


Education and training

  • B.S.N., 1978, University of San Francisco
  • M.S., 1986, University of California, San Francisco
  • Ph.D., 2006, Oregon Health & Science University

Areas of interest
immune responses in stress recovery; environment and health; simulated forest immersion


Al Sabei, S. D., Ross, A. M. (2023). The Relationship between Nursing Leadership and Patient Readmission Rate: A Systematic Review. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research. Feb 2; 8445621231152959. doi: 10.1177/08445621231152959. PMID: 36734052

Ross AM, Jones RJF. Simulated Forest Immersion Therapy: Methods Development. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 Apr 28;19(9). doi: 10.3390/ijerph19095373. PubMed PMID: 35564767; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9105281.

Jones R, Tarter R, Ross AMGreenspace Interventions, Stress and Cortisol: A Scoping Review. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Mar 10;18(6). doi: 10.3390/ijerph18062802. Review. PubMed PMID: 33801917; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8001092.

Li M, Liu J, Zheng J, Liu K, Wang J, Miner Ross A, Liu X, Fu X, Tang J, Chen C, You L. The relationship of workplace violence and nurse outcomes: Gender difference study on a propensity score matched sample. J Adv Nurs. 2020 Feb;76(2):600-610. doi: 10.1111/jan.14268. Epub 2019 Nov 28. PubMed PMID: 31736133.

Al Sabei SD, Labrague LJ, Miner Ross A, Karkada S, Albashayreh A, Al Masroori F, Al Hashmi N. Nursing Work Environment, Turnover Intention, Job Burnout, and Quality of Care: The Moderating Role of Job Satisfaction. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2020 Jan;52(1):95-104. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12528. Epub 2019 Nov 6. PubMed PMID: 31692251.

Al Sabei, S. D., Labrague, L.J., Ross, A. M., Karkada, S., Albashayreh, A. I., & Al Masrooris, F. (2020). Nursing work environment, turnover intention, job burnout, and quality of care: The moderating role of job satisfactionJournal of Nursing Scholarship, 52(1), 95-104 [Online ahead of print November 6, 2019; major editing and guidance on content for manuscript] DOI: 10.1111/jnu.12528 PMID: 31692251

Al Sabei SD, Ross AM, Lee CS. Factors influencing nurses' willingness to lead. J Nurs Manag. 2019 Mar;27(2):278-285. doi: 10.1111/jonm.12698. Epub 2018 Sep 20. PubMed PMID: 30238541.

Ross AM, Lee CS, Lutsep H, Clark WM. The Influence of β-Adrenergic Receptor Kinase-1 on Stroke-induced Immunodeficiency Syndrome. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2018 Jul/Aug;33(4):E3-E10. doi: 10.1097/JCN.0000000000000481. PubMed PMID: 29601376.

Ross AM, Ilic K, Kiyoshi-Teo H, Lee CS. Psychometric analysis of the leadership environment scale (LENS): Outcome from the Oregon research initiative on the organisation of nursing (ORION). J Nurs Manag. 2018 May;26(4):467-476. doi: 10.1111/jonm.12572. Epub 2017 Dec 26. PubMed PMID: 29277942.

Liu J, You L, Zheng J, Ross AM, Liu K. Effects of Work Environment on Quality of Care in ICUs: A Multisite Survey in China. J Nurs Care Qual. 2016 Jul-Sep;31(3):E1-8. doi: 10.1097/NCQ.0000000000000160. PubMed PMID: 26796973.

Ross AM, Lee CS, Lutsep H. Influence of Gender and Age on the Peripheral Immune Response in Stroke. J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2016 Jul-Aug;31(4):331-5. doi: 10.1097/JCN.0000000000000252. PubMed PMID: 25774839.

Ross AM, Lee CS. Description and Identification of the Peripheral Immune Response Trajectories Over Time in First-Time and Recurrent Stroke/Transient Ischemic Attack. J Neurosci Nurs. 2015 Oct;47(5):256-62. doi: 10.1097/JNN.0000000000000157. PubMed PMID: 26236950.

Li K, Yan T, You L, Li R, Ross AMInternational classification of functioning, disability and health categories for spinal cord injury nursing in China. Disabil Rehabil. 2015;37(1):25-32. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2014.890674. Epub 2014 Feb 24. PubMed PMID: 24564326.

Ross AM, Crusoe KL. Creation of a virtual health system for leadership clinical experiences. J Nurs Educ. 2014 Dec;53(12):714-8. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20141120-03. Epub 2014 Nov 20. PubMed PMID: 25406844.

Ross DA, Tao S, Gultekin S, Ross AM. Lobar distribution of low grade oliogendroglioma: Distribution, molecular characteristics, and survival base upon location. Journal of Cancer Therapy, Vol. 5 No. 13, pp 1249-1258,; 2014 November. DOI: 10.4236/jct.2014.513126.

Ross AMInformatics assignment for graduate nursing practice study. J Nurs Educ. 2014 Nov 1;53(11):663-4. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20141022-11. PubMed PMID: 25353248.

Ross AM, Lee CS, Brewer M. Peripheral immune response and infection in first-time and recurrent ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack. J Neurosci Nurs. 2014 Aug;46(4):199-206. doi: 10.1097/JNN.0000000000000061. PubMed PMID: 24875290.

Ross AM, Fotheringham D, Crusoe K. Re-valuing nursing's currency: shifting away from hierarchical binary opposition. Nurse Educ Today. 2014 May;34(5):687-90. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2014.01.007. Epub 2014 Jan 25. PubMed PMID: 24529797.

Ross DA, Yang L, Sagher O, Ross AMRadical resection of adult low grade oligodendroglioma without adjuvant therapy: Results of a prospective treatment protocol - Surgical treatment of low-grade OligodendrogliomaJournal of Cancer Therapy, Vol. 2 No. 2, pp 235-242,; 2011. DOI: 10.4236/jct.2011.22030.

Ross AM, Pate MF, Cartwright J, Luce L. Syllabus selection: innovative learning activity. J Nurs Educ. 2009 Nov;48(11):654-5. doi: 10.3925/01484834-20091019-02. PubMed PMID: 19904868.

Ross AM, Markle D. Innovative learning activity. Evidence-based practice to outcomes management: spiraled learning activities, part V. J Nurs Educ. 2009 Oct;48(10):592. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20090918-02. PubMed PMID: 19831338.

Ross AM, Lind L. Evidence-based practice to outcomes management: spiraled learning activities, Part IV. J Nurs Educ. 2009 Sep;48(9):531-2. PubMed PMID: 20050012.

Ross AM, Menkens R. Evidence-based practice to outcomes management: spiraled learning activities, Part III. J Nurs Educ. 2009 Sep;48(9):530-1. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20090818-01. PubMed PMID: 19731895.

Noone J, Sideras SA, Ross AMEvidence-based practice to outcomes management: spiraled learning activities, part I. J Nurs Educ. 2009 Jul;48(7):416. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20090615-11. PubMed PMID: 19634269.

Ross AM, Noone J, Luce LL, Sideras SA. Spiraling evidence-based practice and outcomes management concepts in an undergraduate curriculum: a systematic approach. J Nurs Educ. 2009 Jun;48(6):319-26. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20090515-04. PubMed PMID: 19552318.

Ross AM, Hurn P, Perrin N, Wood L, Carlini W, Potempa K. Evidence of the peripheral inflammatory response in patients with transient ischemic attack. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2007 Sep-Oct;16(5):203-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2007.05.002. PubMed PMID: 17845917; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2570354.

Gross BW, Dauterman KW, Moran MG, Kotler TS, Schnugg SJ, Rostykus PS, Ross AM, Weaver WD. An approach to shorten time to infarct artery patency in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2007 May 15;99(10):1360-3. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2006.12.058. Epub 2007 Apr 5. PubMed PMID: 17493460.

Pitts LH, Ross A, Chase GA, Faden AI. Treatment with thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH) in patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries. J Neurotrauma. 1995 Jun;12(3):235-43. doi: 10.1089/neu.1995.12.235. PubMed PMID: 7473798.

Haley EC Jr, Kassell NF, Torner JC. A randomized trial of nicardipine in subarachnoid hemorrhage: angiographic and transcranial Doppler ultrasound results. A report of the Cooperative Aneurysm Study. J Neurosurg. 1993 Apr;78(4):548-53. doi: 10.3171/jns.1993.78.4.0548. PubMed PMID: 8450327.

Ross AM, Pitts LH, Kobayashi S. Prognosticators of outcome after major head injury in the elderly. J Neurosci Nurs. 1992 Apr;24(2):88-93. doi: 10.1097/01376517-199204000-00007. PubMed PMID: 1602176.

Andrews BT, Ross AM, Pitts LH. Surgical exploration before computed tomography scanning in children with traumatic tentorial herniation. Surg Neurol. 1989 Dec;32(6):434-8. doi: 10.1016/0090-3019(89)90006-2. PubMed PMID: 2636796.

Ross DA, Olsen WL, Ross AM, Andrews BT, Pitts LH. Brain shift, level of consciousness, and restoration of consciousness in patients with acute intracranial hematoma. J Neurosurg. 1989 Oct;71(4):498-502. doi: 10.3171/jns.1989.71.4.0498. PubMed PMID: 2795168.