Shannon Munro, PhD, APRN, BC, FNP
Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
I have 30+ years of critical care, medical surgical, and primary care experience as a Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, and Nurse Researcher. I am currently serving as an IRB Chair; provide consultation to nurses and other discplines pursuing advanced degrees on the development and implementation of clinical studies, and serve as Chair of the National VA Nursing Research Field Advisory Committee contributing to national research policy. I am a Undersecretary for Health Diffusion of Excellence fellow and have expanded our research on prevention of non-ventilator associated hospital acquired pneumonia through provision of oral care to 8 hospitals with plans for national VA deployment in progress.
Tuesday, July 17
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM