University of Southern Indiana

Charlotte Connerton

Charlotte Connerton, MSN, RN, FCN, CNE

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Nursing Program


812-461-5339
Health Professions Center - 2113

Accepts Office Hours by Appointment

Background Information:

I am a certified nurse educator. I have been employed at the USI as a full-time Assistant Professor in nursing since 2016. I joined the USI academy in August 2013. I have been working in the academia arena since 2001 in various roles of adjunct faculty, full-time faculty, and assistant professor. I am currently enrolled in a education doctoral program on ethical leadership. I am a parish nurse (faith community nurse) and member of a statewide leadership team for planning for World Youth Day 2016, Krakow, Poland.

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Education and Certifications:

  • 2016 Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais, IL  Doctorate of Education in Ethical Leadership, Dissertation: Spiritual Care in Nursing
  • 2009 St. Francis University Joliet, IL  Certificate of Teaching in Nursing
  • 2000 Indiana State University Terre Haute, IN Master of Science in Nursing – Community Health Nursing Focus, Culminating Project: Adult Day Care
  • 1994 Indiana State University Terre Haute, IN  Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing, Inducted into Sigma Theta Tau, Lambda Sigma Chapter —current member
  • 1989 Lincoln Trail College/Olney Central College Robinson, IL  Associate Degree of Nursing
  • 1986 Lake Land College Mattoon, IL  Certificate of Nursing
  • 1985 Lake Land College Mattoon, IL Associate Degree of Science- Business Administration

Courses:

  • NURS 678 Role Integration of the Nurse Educator
  • NURS 605 Health Informatics
  • NURS 487 Leadership in Nursing & Healthcare Organizations: Theory and Clinical
  • NURS 455/457 Population Focused Health Clinical
  • NURS 337 Population Health and Professional Nursing Practice
  • NURS 251 Introduction to Population Health 

Research:

  • Dissertation Research: Spiritual Care in Nursing

Recent Publications and Presentation:

2019

Connerton, C. (Chapter Contributor). (2019). Hospice.  In K. Cooper (Author, Ed.) & K. Gosnell (Author, Ed.), Foundations of nursing (8th ed., pp. 1204-1220). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. 

Connerton, C. (Chapter Contributor). (2019). Loss, grief, dying, and death.  In K. Cooper (Author, Ed.) & K. Gosnell (Author, Ed.), Foundations of nursing (8th ed., pp. 734-760). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. 

Connerton, C. (Chapter Contributor). (2019). Surgical wound care. In K. Cooper (Author, Ed.) & K. Gosnell (Author, Ed.), Foundations of nursing (8th ed., pp. 614-647). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.  

2018

Connerton, C., & Moe, C. (2018). The essence of spiritual care. Creative Nursing, 24(1), 36-41.

Hanson, A., Berendes, M., Bitzer, J., & Connerton, C. (2018, November 7). Church-Faithful families & more. [Zoom presentation]. Faithful Families National Partner Call.

Hanson, A., Bitzer, J, Connerton, C., & Sexson-Lyle, S. (2018, September 9). Upgrade your church-faithful families & more. Panel presentation. 2018 Health Ministry Association.

Connerton, C., St. Clair, J., & Hunt, J. (2018, August 27). CPR training for high school students. Partnerships to save lives. Oral presentation. Evansville Vanderburgh County School Corporation Evansville, IN.

Connerton, C. & Ramos, E. (2018, June 20). HEAL: Healthy eating and active living in All Saints Parish. Oral presentation. Innovations in faith-based nursing. Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN.

Connerton, C., St. Clair, J., & Hunt, J. (2018, April 18). Engaging students in the classroom with a disaster preparedness simulation. Oral presentation. 22th Annual research, evidence based, and performance improvement conference at University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN.

Hunt, J., St. Clair, J., & Connerton, C. (2018, January 25). Nursing student led CPR training for high school students. Oral presentation. 2018 Celebration of teaching and learning symposium at University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN.

Hunt, J., St. Clair, J., & Connerton, C. (2018, January 25). Nursing student led CPR training for high school students. Abstract/Proceedings. 2018 Celebration of teaching and learning symposium at University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN.

2017

St. Clair, J. & Connerton, C. (2017). Engaging students in the classroom with preventive care case studies. Retrieved from https://www.achne.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3382

Moe, C., Williams, J., & Connerton, C. (2017, October 18). Use of concept mapping in clinical instruction. Poster presentation. 22nd Annual Nursing & Health Professions Educator Conference, University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, Indiana.

Connerton, C., Bonhotal, S., & Mason, J. (2017, September 22). Interprofessional peer-to-peer teaching. Oral presentation. Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center Conference, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, MI.

Bonhotal, S., Connerton, C., & Krieg, S (2017, September 15).  Enhancement of exam preparation skills. Abstract/Proceedings. National League of Nursing Summit, San Diego, CA.

Bonhotal, S., Connerton, C., Krieg, S., & Wijesuriya, U (2017, September 15).  Enhancement of exam preparation skills. Poster presentation. National League of Nursing Summit, San Diego, CA.

Connerton, C., St. Clair, J, & Hunt, J. (2017, August 24). Role of classroom instruction and willingness to perform hands-only CPR (Cardiopulmonary resuscitation). Oral presentation August 28 at the Evansville Vanderburgh County School Corporation Evansville, IN.

Connerton, C., St. Clair, J, & Hunt, J. (2017). Disaster preparedness simulation. Poster presentation. 2nd Annual Indiana League of Nursing teaching strategies fair: Teaching strategies & simulation at University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN.

Connerton, C. & St. Clair, J. (2017). Engaging students in the classroom with preventive care case studies. Oral presentation. 21th Annual research, evidence based, and performance improvement conference at University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN.

Connerton, C., Bonhotal, S., & Krieg, S. (2017, April 3).  Enhancement of critical thinking and exam preparation skills. Poster presentation. National Nurse Educator Summit, Orlando, FL.

Bonhotal, S., Connerton, C., & Krieg, S. (2017, January). Enhancement of exam preparation skills. Abstract/Proceedings. 2017 Celebration of teaching and learning symposium at University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN.

Bonhotal, S., Connerton, C., & Krieg, S. (2017, January). Enhancement of exam preparation skills. Oral presentation. 2017 Celebration of teaching and learning symposium at University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN.

2016

Connerton, C. (2016). Perceptions of spiritual care in nursing. (Digital Commons, Paper 96). Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, Illinois

Connerton, C. (2016, November 8). World Youth Day 2016 July 22-31. The Marshall Advocate, p. 9.

Connerton, C. (2016, June). Spiritual care in nursing. Self-study module of electronic poster presentation for continuing education. Deaconess Health System, Evansville, IN.

St. Clair, J., & Connerton, C. (2016, June). Preventive case studies. Abstract/Proceedings at the 1st Annual Indiana League of Nursing teaching strategies fair: Ideas that work in Indianapolis, IN

2015

Connerton, C. (2015, April). Spiritual care in nursing. Abstract/Proceedings at Westberg Symposium at Memphis, TN.

Connerton, C. (2015, April). Spiritual care in nursing. Poster presentation conducted at Westberg Symposium at Memphis, TN.

Professional Organizations:

  • Tri-State Health Ministry Organization
  • International Optimist
  • Member Sigma Theta Tau Lambda Sigma Chapter – 1995 to Present & Omicron Chapter 2013 to Present

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