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Jessica Wilson PhD, APRN
Assistant Professor, RN-BSN Coordinator

Jessica Wilson received her bachelor's degree in nursing from Midway College and a master's degree from Spalding University with a specialization in adult rehabilitation nursing. She received her PhD in nursing from UK in 2012. Her dissertation focused on research funded by NIOSH through the Southeast Center for Agricultural Health and Injury Prevention about the prevalence of ATVs and ATV-related injuries on Kentucky farms. Before becoming a faculty member in 2004, Wilson held various clinical positions in the UK Medical Center. She has been a medical-surgical staff nurse, neurosurgery research coordinator, and an advanced registered nurse practitioner in the neurosurgery department. Her clinical expertise is in adult health and neurosurgical nursing.

Contact Information

Phone: (859) 553-8015

Fax: (859) 323-1057

Email: jessical.wilson@uky.edu

Office: 429A COLLEGE OF NURSING

Education

PhD, University of Kentucky, 2012
MSN, Spalding University, 2000
BSN, Midway College, 1996
ADN, Midway College, 1994

Interests

Injury prevention and neurorehabilitation
Nursing instructor with comprehensive didactic and clinical instruction skills. Experienced leader. Record of mentoring and motivating staff and students to achieve goals. Demonstrated talent for building fundable program of research in injury prevention

CV

Dr. Jessica Wilson's CV

Publications

Wilson, J. L. Nurses need to place emphasis on ATV-related injury prevention. (2004), NurseLife

Wilson, J. L. Cheak, T. L. The role of nursing in hospital-based clinical research. (2000), American Journal of Nursing 100 (6), 24E-24H.

Slusher, J. J. Logsdon, M. C. Johnson, E. Parker, B. Wilson, J. L. Hawkins, B. Continuing education in nursing: A 10-year retrospective study of CE offerings presented by the Kentucky Nurse’s Association. (2000), Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing 31 (5), 219-223.

Grigsby, D. G. Carr, E. Wilson, J. L. Kwolek, D. Domestic Violence-Perceptions and Knowledge of Medical Students.. (2000),

Grigsby, D. G. Woods, T. A. Wilson, J. L. Kwolek, D. Women's Health in the Curriculum: A Knowledge-Based Survey Of Medical Students. (2000),

Presentations

Wilson, J. L. 2016, May. The evolving role of nurse practitioners in the care of chronically critically ill patients. National Conference for Nurse Practitioners, National Conference for Nurse Practitioners, Lake Buena Vista, FL United States.

Wilson, J. L. 2016, April. Interprofessional Discussion. Lunch and Learn Speaker, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY United States.

Wilson, J. L. 2016, April. Lessons learned driving structural innovation at the University of Kentucky. Online Learning Consortium Innovate Conference, Online Learning Consortium Innovate Conference, New Orleans, LA United States.

Wilson, J. L. 2014, July. Analysis of the impact of a patient call messaging and medical device alarm system on patient and staff outcomes in 18 Long-term acute care hospitals . Select Annual CNO Conference, Nashville, TN .

Wilson, J. L. 2014, July. Cultivating a culture of safe care in your hospital . Select Annual CNO Conference, Nashville, TN .