Denise A. Tucker

PhD, RN, CCRN
Teaching Faculty III
Denise Tucker

Contact Information

Office Location
SCN 454
Phone
(850) 644=5675
Fax
(850) 644-7660

EDUCATION

PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
MSN, University of Florida 
BSN, Florida State University
BA, Florida State University

 

ADDITIONAL EDUCATION/TRAINING

End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) training – DNP, Core

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

Registered Nurse, FL, GA, AL

 

HONORS and AWARDS

University Teaching Award, Florida State University (1991, 2008)
Nursing Excellence Award (1992, 2002, 2011)
Outstanding Graduate Student in Nursing Award, University of Alabama at Birmingham

 

BIOGRAPHY 

Denise A. Tucker, PhD, RN, CCRN, is a Teaching Faculty III at the Florida State University College of Nursing.  Her thesis and dissertation focused on do-not-resuscitate patients and family members in the acute care setting.  She teaches pharmacology and adult health medical-surgical nursing at the undergraduate level.  She serves as major professor in the graduate program, and has mentored student projects in a variety of areas – including simulation, end of life, technology/informatics, and music therapy.

 

SELECT PUBLICATIONS 

Park, H.J, & Tucker, D.A. (22 May 2015).  Capturing key NANDA-I nursing diagnoses from actual clinical data for patients with heart failure.  International Journal of Nursing Knowledge.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/2047-3095.12097.  

Fadale, K. L, Tucker, D., Dungan, J., & Sabol, V. (2014).  Improving nurses’ vasopressor titration skills and self-efficacy via simulation-based learning.  Clinical Simulation in Nursing, (10), e291-e299.