Faculty Sketch

Patricia Trangenstein, PhD, RN, BC

Professor in Nursing Informatics
trish.trangenstein@vanderbilt.edu

 

Areas of Research/Scholarly Activity

  • Nursing informatics (Board certified in Nursing Informatics)

 

Current Research/Scholarly Projects

2009-2012 SIM PROF: Crafting the Ultimate Faculty Simulation Experience, HRSA INET Grant (Weiner)

2009-2014 Bridging the Gap to Quality Care: The ISAT Initiative for Nursing Faculty, HRSA ITNEP Grant (Weiner)

 

Representative Publications

Warren, JJ; Connors, HR, Trangenstein, PA (2010) A paradigm shift in simulation: Experiential learning in Second Life in Saba, V and McCormick, K (Ch. 39) Essentials of Nursing Informatics, 5th Ed).

Weiner, EE, McNew, R, Trangenstein, PA, Gordon, JS. (2010). Using the virtual reality world of Second Life to teach nursing faculty simulation management MEDINFO 2010 (C. Safran et al. Eds.) IOS Press, 2010: pp: 615-619.

Trangenstein, PA, Weiner, EE, Gordon, JS, McNew, R (2010). An analysis of nursing education's immersion into Second Life, a multi-user virtual environment (MUVE), MEDINFO 2010 (C. Safran et al. Eds.) IOS Press, 2010: pp: 644-647.

Weiner, E. E. & Trangenstein, P. A. (2009). The emerging role of educational informatics. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 146, 567-571.

Trangenstein, P. A., Weiner, E. E., Gordon, J. S. & McArthur, D. (2009). Nursing informatics for future nurse scholars, Lessons learned with the Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP). Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 146, 551-555.

Trangenstein, P. A. (2008). On-Line educational tool kit for nursing. Nursing Clinics of North America, 43(4), 535-546.

Weiner, E., & Trangenstein, P. A. (2007). Informatics solutions for emergency planning and response. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 129(Pt 2), 1164-1168.