Faculty Sketch

Sharon Holley, DNP, CNM

Assistant Professor

sharon.holley@vanderbilt.edu

 

Current Research Interests

  • Male partner experiences during childbirth
  • Access to prenatal care
  • Midwifery practice

 

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Nurse-Midwives
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Iota Chapter
  • Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
  • American Nurses Association

 

Honors & Awards

  • American College of Nurse-Midwives 2012 Award for Excellence in Teaching, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives Foundation Leadership Development Award 2013


Publications

  • Phillippi, J.C., Bull, A., Holley, S. (2013). Expanding primary care opportunities: Simulation for clinical reasoning. Journal of Nursing Education, 52(5), 299-302.
  • Holley, S. L. (2013). Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy, The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 9(6), 398-399.
  • Holley, S., Ketel, C. (2014). Ongoing Professional Practice Evaluation (OPPE) & Focused Professional Practice Evaluation (FPPE): understanding the process from an advanced practice viewpoint. Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, (in press).
  • Three chapter revisions on contraceptives for the Varney’s Midwifery textbook 5th edition (2013).
    • Chapter 16, “Family Planning,” co-authors Michelle Collins, Tonia Moore-Davis, & Deborah Narrigan.
    • Chapter 17, “Nonhormonal Contraception,” co-authors Michelle Collins, Tonia Moore-Davis, Deborah Narrigan, & Mary C. Brucker.
    • Chapter 18, “Hormonal Contraception,” co-authors Michelle Collins, Tonia Moore-Davis, Deborah Narrigan, & Mary C. Brucker

Presentations

  • Sixth Annual Tennessee Simulation Alliance Conference, Nashville, TN, November 22, 2013, Belmont University
    1. Presentation: “Interdisciplinary Simulation on Labor Support: Therapeutic Use of Self and the Value of Teamwork,” presented with Deanna Pilkenton, MSN, CNM, & Michelle Collins, PhD, CNM.
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives 58th Annual Meeting & Exposition, Nashville, TN, May 30th, 2013
    1. Workshop: “Getting the Job You Want,” presented with Mavis Schorn, PhD, Julia Phillippi, PhD, and Tonia Moore-Davis, MSN
    2. Presentation: “Exciting Learning Environments for a New Generation of Midwifery Students,” presented with Julia Phillippi, PhD, and Amy Bull, PhD.
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives 57th Annual Meeting & Exposition, Long Beach, CA June, 2012
    1. Workshop: “Getting the Job You Want,” presented with Mavis Schorn,  PhD,  Julia Phillippi, PhD, and Linda Cole, MSN.
    2. Presentation: “Exciting Learning Environments for a New Generation of Midwifery Students,” presented with Julia Phillippi, PhD.
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives 55th Annual Meeting & Exposition, Washington D.C., June 13, 2010.
    1. Presentation: “Dads doing hard labor: rethinking care for the male partner during childbirth.”