Jessica Sexton, BSN, BS, RN, CPEN
Boston Children's Hospital
Jessica Sexton, BSN, BS, RN, CPEN, is the clinical coordinator for network development and an associate clinical director of network nursing for SimPEDS at Boston Children’s Hospital.
Before becoming a nurse, she was an AmeriCorps volunteer with the American Red Cross where she developed and coordinated disaster relief simulations. She has worked as a pediatric emergency department nurse at both The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Boston Children’s Hospital.
Jessica’s research experience includes educational and technology interventions to improve the quality of emergency nursing care, the use of simulation to improve the quality and safety of expanding hospital networks, and the phenomena of moral distress and resiliency in nursing.
Jessica earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Simmons College and her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biotechnology from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She is currently enrolled in a Master of Science Degree in Nursing from West Texas A&M University.
Tuesday, May 15
13:30 – 15:00
Wednesday, May 16
09:45 – 10:45