Faculty Sketch

Mary Ann Jessee, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor
Prespecialty Program Director

mary.a.jessee@vanderbilt.edu

 

Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Promotion of safe nursing care delivery in acute care institutions
  • Community and University research cooperatives
  • Quality improvement of clinical practice experience for student nurses
  • Reflective practice in nursing students
  • Nurse faculty development

 

Current Research/Scholarly/Clinical Activity

  • Adult medical/surgical nursing in the acute care setting
  • Clinical experience coordination

 

Representative Publications

  • Jessee, Mary A. (2010). Stool Studies: Tried, True, and New. Critical Care Clinics of North America, 22(1), 129-145.
  • Jessee, M. A., & Mion, L. C. (2013). Is evidence guiding practice? Reported versus observed adherence to contact isolation precautions: A pilot study. American Journal of Infection Control, 41(11), 965-970.

 

 

Professional Organizations

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Iota Chapter
  • Tennessee Nurses Association
  • American Nursing Association

 

Honors & Awards

2013 Sarah K. Archer Award for Outstanding Contributions in Teaching, Scholarliness, and Faculty-Student Relations

2012 Sarah K. Archer Award for Outstanding Contributions in Teaching, Scholarliness, and Faculty-Student Relations

2011 Sarah K. Archer Award for Outstanding Contributions in Teaching, Scholarliness, and Faculty-Student Relations

2009 Shirley K. Titus Award for Outstanding Contributions to Pre-specialty Classroom Teaching

2008 Innovation in Teaching in Nursing Skills Lab