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Dr. Phyllis C Adams

Name

[Adams, Dr. Phyllis C]
  • Clinical Associate Professor, College of Nursing and Health Innovation
  • Director-Family Nurse Practitioner Program

Biography

Clinical Associate Professor

The University of Texas at Arlington

College of Nursing

Box 19407

Arlington, Texas 76019‑0407

(817) 272-2776

Professional Preparation

    • 1969 BSN Dillard University
    • 1972 MSN in Nursing AdministrationThe Ohio State University
    • 1989 EdD in Higher Education Administration Texas Southern UniversityTSU
    • 1995 Post Master's of Science in Nursing Certifica in Nursing/Family Nurse PractitionerTexas Woman's University College of Nursing, Houston, Texas

Appointments

    • 2007 to Present Clinical Associate Profesor
      University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation
    • 2006 to Present FNP Clinical Practice (Clinical)
      JPS Physician Services
    • Aug 2000 to Present Director
      The University of Texas at Arlilngton College of Nursing and Health Innovations
    • 2000 to 2015 Director FNP Program, on campus and AP FNP online (Administrative)
      The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation
    • 2000 to 2005 FNP Clinical Practice (Clinical)
      North Texas Affiliated Medical Groups "Community Health"
    • 2000 to 2001 Specialist
      University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing
    • 2011 to 2012 Faculty Council Past Chair (Administrative)
      The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing
    • 2011 to 2012 Administrative
      The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing
    • 2009 to 2011 Faculty Assembly Chair (Administrative)
      The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing
    • 2009 to 2011 Faculty Council Chair (Administrative)
      The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing
    • 2008 to 2009 Faculty Assembly Chair Elect (Administrative)
      The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing
    • 2001 to 2007 Clinical Assistant Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing
    • 2005 to 2006 FNP Clinical Practice (Clinical)
      University Medical Associates of University of North Texas Osteopathic Medical School Community and Family Medicine
    • 1997 to 2000 FNP Clinical Practice (Clinical)
      Diamond Hill Clinic JPS Health Center
    • 1995 to 2000 Assistant Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing
    • 1995 to 1997 FNP (Faculty Practice) (Clinical)
      Community Oriented Primary Care Clinic Parkland Hosptial Systems
    • 1990 to 1995 Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
      University of Texas Houston   Health Science Center School of Nursing
    • 1986 to 1990 Assistant Manager of Education, Special Continuing Education and Patient Education (Administrative)
      TMH Services
    • 1987 to 1987 Acting Manager of Central Education in thhe absence of Manager (Administrative)
      The Methodist Hospital TMH Services
    • 1981 to 1986 Practitioner - Teacher
      The Methodist Hospital, Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
    • 1973 to 1981 Coordinator of Medical and Surgical Nursing
      Columbus Technical Institute

Memberships

  • Membership
    • 2008 to Present Texas Association of School Based Health Centers (TASBHC)
    • 2005 to Present National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)
    • 2001 to Present National League for Nursing (NLN)
    • 2000 to Present National Black Nurses Association
    • 1997 to Present Sigma Theta Tau-Delta Theta  Southern Nurses Research Society
    • 1996 to Present Texas Nurse Practitioners (State)
    • 1996 to Present North Texas Nurse Practitioner Metroplex Association
    • 1995 to Present American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
    • 1995 to Present National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF)
    • 1995 to Present Association of Women in Science
    • 1990 to Present Texas Nurses Association (State)
    • 1990 to Present American Nurses Association (ANA)
    • 1985 to Present Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity Honor Society for Education
    • 1985 to Present Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society
    • 1966 to Present Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Awards and Honors

    • Apr  2015 25 Year Club Honoree for 25 Years of Service sponsored by The University of Texas at ArlingtonThe University of Texas System
    • Apr  2015 Fellow National Academies of Practice, Nursing sponsored by National Academies of Practice
    • Jun  2014 Fellow American Association of Nurse Practitioners sponsored by American Association of Nurse Practitioners
    • Jan  2013 The Lifetime Achievement in Education and Research Award sponsored by Association of Black Nursing Faculty, Inc.
    • Feb  2011 Top Fourteen Percent of Family Nurse Practitioner Programs in the United States sponsored by US News and World Reports
    • Dec  2010 Nominated 2009-2010 Outstanding Academic Advisor Award sponsored by UT Arlington Advising Association (UTAAA)
    • Dec  2009 Recognition for Participation in the Mentoring Program sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing PhD Program
    • Apr  2008 Certificate of Appreciation sponsored by UT Arlington PhD in Nursing Mentoring Program
    • Dec  2008 Certificates of Appreciation sponsored by UT Arlington Support and Services to the MSN Program
    • Dec  2008 Certificates of Appreciation sponsored by UT Arlington Honors College Thesis Program
    • Aug  2006 Interviewed: Nurses Growing Nurses: The Top Ten Reasons to Become a Facluty Member, pp. 8-11 sponsored by Nursing Lounge
    • Dec  2006 Who's Who in America sponsored by Who's Who in America
    • Dec  2005 Who's Who in America sponsored by Who’s Who in America
    • Feb  2004 Interviewed: "Creating a Level Playing Field." sponsored by Nursing Spectrum. Southern Edition.
      Description:

      by Hawke, M. pp. 22-23

    • Dec  2004 Who's Who in America sponsored by Who’s Who in America
    • Dec  2003 Who's Who in America sponsored by Who’s Who in America
    • Dec  2003 Great 100 Nurses of the Metroplex sponsored by Texas Nurses Association. Dallas, Fort Worth, TX
    • Oct  2002 Appeared in Article: "Clinical Practice Keeps NPs Current" sponsored by Fort Worth Star-Telegram
      Description:

      North Texas Nursing News of the Star-Telegram Special Advertising Section of the Star-Telegram Newspaper, p. 8

    • Dec  2001 Certificate of Appreciation and Gratitude sponsored by TEXGENE (Texas Genetics Networks)
      Achievements:

      1997-2000

    • Dec  1999 Certificate of Recognition for the Nurses' Health Study II Ten Year Anniversary (1989-1999) sponsored by Harvard School of Public Health and the Channing Laboratory at Brigham and Women's Hospital
      Description:

      Boston, MA

    • Dec  1998 Certificate of Recognition sponsored by Conference for Texas Nurse Practitioners
      Description:

      Poster Presentation on Research at the Tenth Annual Conference for Texas Nurse Practitioners

    • Dec  1997 Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare sponsored by Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
    • Dec  1997 Who's Who in American Nursing sponsored by Who's Who in American Nursing
      Description:

      1996-1997

    • Dec  1997 Who's Who in the World sponsored by Who's Who in the World
      Description:

      1996-1997

    • Dec  1997 Who's Who in American Nursing sponsored by Who's Who in American Nursing
      Description:

      1996-1997

    • Dec  1995 Student Recognition for Academic and/or Clinical Excellence Certificate sponsored by Texas Woman's University
    • Dec  1995 Appeared in Article: "Vital Support: TNA Targets Nursing Needs in Challenging Times." sponsored by Health Care Professional UpdateHouston Chronical
    • Dec  1995 Who's Who in the South and Southwest sponsored by Who's Who in the South and Southwest
    • Dec  1995 Who's Who in American Nursing sponsored by Who's Who in American Nursing
    • Dec  1994 Outstanding Performance in Nursing- Nursing Celebration > 94 sponsored by Texas Nurses Association District 9
    • Dec  1994 Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence sponsored by University of Texas Houston Health Science Center School of Nursing
    • Dec  1994 Who's Who in American Nursing sponsored by Who's Who in American Nursing
      Description:

      1993-1994

    • Dec  1994 Who's Who in American Nursing sponsored by Who's Who in American Nursing
      Description:

      1993-1994

    • Dec  1993 Nominated for Outstanding Nursing Award sponsored by TNA District 9
    • Dec  1993 Certificate of Appreciation sponsored by University of Texas Houston Health Science Center School of Nursing
      Description:

      For participation on Undergraduate Curriculum Committee.

      1991-1993

    • Dec  1993 International Who's Who Professional and Business Women for Significant Honoree sponsored by International Who's Who of Professional and Business Women
    • Dec  1993 Medallion Recipient for Outstanding Contribution to the Mentor-Mentee Program sponsored by The University of Texas Houston Health Science Center
      Description:

      Mentee Program for Multicultural Affairs Committee

    • Dec  1993 Nominated for McGovern Outstanding Teacher Award of the Year sponsored by University of Texas-Houston Health Science Center School of Nursing
    • Dec  1993 Distinguished Leadership Award for Outstanding Professional Performance sponsored by American Biographical Institute, Inc.
    • Dec  1993 Featured in Article: "Rewards of Teaching Tied to Student Understanding." sponsored by American Nurses Association (ANA)
    • Dec  1993 Who's Who in American Nursing sponsored by Who's Who in American Nursing
      Description:

      1992-1993

    • Dec  1992 Dean's Teaching Excellence Award sponsored by University of Houston Health Science Center School of Nursing
    • Dec  1992 Distinguished Leadership Award sponsored by Teaching Profession by the American Biographical Institute, Inc.
    • Dec  1992 Nominated for McGowen Teacher of the Year Award sponsored by University of Texas Houston Health Science Center School of Nursing
    • Dec  1989 Appointed Clinical Assistant Professor sponsored by University of Houston Health Science Center School of Nursing
      Description:

      1989-1990

    • Dec  1985 Who's Who for Students Among Colleges and Universities sponsored by Who's Who for Students Among Colleges and Universities
      Description:

      1984-1985

    • Dec  1984 Certificate of Honor Status sponsored by Texas Southern University, Houston, TX
    • Dec  1982 ANA Minority Scholarship for Graduate School sponsored by American Nursing Association
      Description:

      Scholarships & Fellowships

      1981-1982

    • Dec  1979 Selected as Senior Advisor for Graduating Class sponsored by Columbus, OHColumbus Technical Institute
      Description:

      1978-1979

    • Dec  1978 Selected as Proxy for Associate Degree Director Nursing Program at NLN Convention sponsored by Columbus Technical Institute. Columbus, OH
    • Dec  1972 HEW Traineeship for Graduate School sponsored by HEW
      Description:

      Scholarships and Fellowships

      1971-1972

    • Dec  1965 Hudson-Tillison Scholarship sponsored by Hudson-Tillison Scholarship
      Description:

      Scholarships and Fellowships

Research and Expertise

  • The Phenomenological Study of the Lived Experience of the Person Living with Sickle Cell Disease.

    Funded Research and Grants

    Adams, P.C.

    $3,500

    American Nurses Foundation (ANF)

    1999-2003

  • The Phenomenological Study of Lived Experiences of the Person with Sickle Cell Disease.

    Funded Research and Grants

    Adams, P.C.

    Research Enhancement Program Grant

    $8960,96

    1996-1997

    Program of UTA (1996-1997)

  • Instrument Development Beliefs, Behaviors and Perceived Risk for HIV/AIDS in Single Older Adults

    Funded Research and Grants

    Kelley, J., Neeley, M.  A., Adams, P.  (co-investigator)

    Sigma Theta Tau, Zeta Pi Chapter Grant

    $250.00

    1994-1995

  • The Phenomenological Study of the Lived Experience of the Person Living with Sickle Cell Disease

    Unfunded Grants

    American Nurses Foundationo (ANF)

    1998-1999

    $3,500 (not funded)

  • The Phenomenological Study of Lived Experience of the Person with Sickle Cell Disease

    Unfunded Grants

    American Nurses Foundation  (ANF)

    $3,500 (not funded)

    1997-1998

  • The Phenomenological Study of Lived Experiences of the Person With Sickle Cell Disease

    Unfunded Grants

    American Nurses Foundation (ANF)

    $2,819.46 (not funded)

    1996-1997

  • Transition Program for the Adolescent with Sickle Cell Anemia

    Unfunded Research

    Adams, P.  C.  & McLean, K.  E.

    Completed August, 1998

  • Sickle Cell Interdisciplinary Case Management

    Unfunded Research

    Collaborative NIH grant

    Adams, P.  C.  (co-investigator)

    Recommended and approved but not funded

    1991-1992

Publications

      Journal Article 2007
      • Adams, P. C. (2007, November). Sickle Cell Trait Can Take a Sudden Deadly Turn. American Nurse Today, 2(11), pp.19-20.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2007
      • Adams, P.C.  (2007).  Sickle Cell Trait Can Take a Sudden Deadly Turn.  American Nurse Today.  November 2 (11), pp.19-20.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Journal Article 2005
      • Poster, E., Adams, P.C., Hallman, A., Jackson, B., Clay, C., Reid, H., Slatton, K., Klotz, L., Yuill, N., Garcia, R.  (2005).  The Texas model of differentiated entry level competencies of graduates of nursing programs.  Nursing Education Perspectives.  January/February 26 (1), 18-23.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Book Chapter 1996
      • Adams, P.  C. (1996).  Nursing Care of Clients with Altered Immunity. In P. Le Moine, & K.  Burke (Eds.)  Medical-Surgical uNrsing: Critical Thinking in Client Care (pp. 214-304)..  Menlo Park, CA:  Addison-Wesley Publishers.

        {Book Chapter} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Journal Article 1993
      • Zauderer, B., & Adams, P.  C.  (1993).  Laser Technology: Clinical applications and patient teaching,  Medical-Surgical Quarterly.  1 (4).  22-31.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      1993
      • Adams, P.  C., & Zauderer, B.  (1993).  Sickle Cell Anemia in the Adult Patient.  Medical-Surgical Quarterly.  1 (4).  1-21.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Journal Article 1989
      • Adams, P.  C.  (1989).  Perceived stress among nurse managers and nurse educators working in hospital settings on primary and non-primary units.  Dissertation.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Journal Article 1969
      • Curl, (Adams) P.  C.  (1969).  The effects of digitalis on the heart.  New Orleans, LA:  Veterans Hospital News Letter Publication.

        {Journal Article} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

Presentations

    • November  2014
      Phenomenological Study: Lived Experiences of Person with Sickle Cell Disease

      Adams, P.C. “Phenomenological Study: Lived Experiences of Person with Sickle Cell Disease” for Critical Conditions: Minority Health Panel and Discussion.  Sponsored by the Central Library at University of Texas at Arlington. Arlington, Texas. November 13, 2014.

    • December  2013
      Coding and Billing

      Adams, P.C.  “Coding and Billing”. Presentation. N5313/N5314 Advanced Clinical Skills Course.  University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing.  Arlington, TX. Spring, Summer, Fall Semesters for 2010; 2011; 2012; 2013, 2014.

    • September  2012
      Patient and Family Advocacy in SCD

      Adams, P.C.  “Patient and Family Advocacy in SCD”.  Breaking the Sickle Cell Cycle:  4th Annual Tarrant County Sickle Cell Disease Symposium. Sponsored by JPS Health Network in collaboration with Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County. Fort Worth, Texas. September 21, 2012.

    • September  2010
      Breaking the Sickle Cycle

      Adams, P.C.    H.O.T. Topics (Hematology, Oncology, Tumor) a continuing medical education series “Breaking the Sickle Cycle”. 2nd Annual Tarrant County Sickle Cell Disease Symposium. Sponsored by: JPS Health Network. Developed in Collaboration with: Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County. Fort Worth, Texas. September 17, 2010.

    • February  2009
      Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Sickle Cell Adults over the age of 30.

      Adams, P.C.  “Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Sickle Cell Adults over the age of 30.” Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County and Harris Methodist Hospital.  Harris Methodist Hospital.  Fort Worth, TX.  February 24, 2009

    • October  2007
      “Freshman Interest Group”. Presentation

      Adams, P. C.  “Freshman Interest Group”.  Presentation.  Member of Panel of Nurses with Advanced Degrees.  University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing.  October 31, 2006, October 30, 2007.

    • October  2006
      Sickle Cell Disease

      Adams, P. C.  “Sickle Cell Disease”.  Presentation.  Black Student Nurses Association (BSNA).  University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing.  Arlington, TX.  November 13, 2006.

    • February  2006
      Six Thinking Hats

      Adams, P.C.  & LeClair, H.  “Six Thinking Hats”.  Theme:  Active Learning for the University- Wide Instructional Support Session.  University of Texas at Arlington.  Arlington, TX.  February 11, 2006. 

    • October  2005
      DNP vs PhD: Utilizing The Six Thinking Hats Teaching Method

      Adams, P.C. & LeClair, H.  DNP vs PhD: Utilizing The Six Thinking Hats Teaching Method.  Sponsored by Faculty Issues Committee.  University of Texas at Arlington.  October 31, 2005.

    • October  2005
      Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Persons with Sickle Cell Disease

      Adams, P.C.  "Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Persons with Sickle Cell Disease”.  Sickle Cell Awareness Education Day National Symposium.  New Britain, CT.  October 25, 2005.

    • September  2005
      Management on “Six Thinking Hats.” Teaching Method with Helen LeClair, RN, MSN

      Adams, P.C.  Collaborative Moderator at University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing N4551 Nursing Leadership in Management on “Six Thinking Hats.” Teaching Method with Helen LeClair, RN, MSN.  Arlington, TX.  September 1, 2005.

    • June  2005
      Guess Who is Living to be 80 Years Old and Older

      Adams, P.C.  “Guess Who is Living to be 80 Years Old and Older?” The Sickle Cell Patient.  American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.  20th Annual Conference.  Fort Lauderdale, FL.  June 20, 2005.

    • June  2005
      Recruiting and Retaining Multicultural and Vulnerable Subjects

      Adams, P.C.  Guest Speaker at University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing N6308 Research Seminar Course on “Recruiting and Retaining Multicultural and Vulnerable Subjects.” Arlington, TX.  June 10, 2005.

    • May  2005
      Student Holistic Leadership Forum

      Adams, P.C.  Guest Speaker (Panelist) at Village Fair Alternative Center for their Student Holistic Leadership Forum.  Dallas, TX.  May 16, 2005

    • March  2005
      Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Persons with Sickle Cell Disease.

      Adams, P.C.  “Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Persons with Sickle Cell Disease.” 4th New England Regional Minority Health Conference.  Eliminating Health Disparities by 2010.  Portland, Maine.  April 10, 2005.

    • October  2004
      Role of Family Nurse Practitioners

      Adams, P.  C.  “Role of Family Nurse Practitioners.” Presentation.  Black Student Nurses Association.  The University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing.  October 18, 2004

    • January  2003
      Sickle Cell Anemia and other Blood Dyscrasias

      Adams, P.C.  "Sickle Cell Anemia and other Blood Dyscrasias."  Advanced Practice Nurse Symposium.  Fort Bend County Black Nurses Association, Inc.  Houston, TX.  January 25, 2003.

    • July  2002
      Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Persons with Sickle Cell Disease

      Adams, P.C.  "Phenomenology Study: The Lived Experiences of Persons with Sickle Cell Disease." National Black Nurses Association. 30th Annual Institute and Conference.  Houston, TX.  July 27, 2002.

    • September  2001
      Phenomenological Design Procedures

      Adams, P.C.  "Phenomenological Design Procedures."  Nursing Research N4321 section 001.  University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing.  Arlington, TX.  September 10, 2001

    • March  2000
      Role of Advanced Practice Nurse

      Adams, P.  C.  "Role of Advanced Practice Nurse" to the Allied Health Society University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington Texas.  April 24, 2000.

    • March  2000
      Gene Scenes

      Adams, P.  C.  (Moderator).  Dramatic Presentation: "Gene Scenes" Houston Clergy Conference.  TEXGENE (Texas Genetic Network) Houston, TX.  April 4, 2000

    • March  2000
      In Religious Terms, Can Terminating a Pregnancy for Genetic Reasons Be Justified?

      Adams, P.  C.  (Moderator).  Breakout Session:  In Religious Terms, Can Terminating a Pregnancy for Genetic Reasons Be Justified?  Houston Clergy Conference.  TEXGENE (Texas Genetic Network) Houston, TX.  April 4, 2000

Projects

  • 2014
    • 2014 to 2014 Reviewer, JAANP. Pierson, C. (Ed.) Blackwell Publishing

      Professional Service: Editorial Activities
      (2014)  Reviewer, JAANP. Pierson, C. (Ed.) Blackwell Publishing

      Role: Other PI:
  • 2013
    • 2013 to Dec 2013 Book Peer Reviewer. Dickson, B. (Ed.) American Nurses Credentialing Center

      Professional Service: Editorial Activities
      (2013)  Book Peer Reviewer. Dickson, B. (Ed.)  American Nurses Credentialing Center.

      Role: Other PI:
    • 2013 to 2013 Reviewer, The Internet Journal of Advanced Nursing Practice. Internet Scientific Publications

      Professional Service: Editorial Activities
      (2013)  Reviewer, The Internet Journal of Advanced Nursing Practice. Internet Scientific Publications.

      Role: Other PI:
    • 2013 to 2013 Reviewer, JAANP. Pierson, C. (Ed.) Blackwell Publishing.

      Professional Service: Editorial Activities
      (2013) Reviewer, JAANP. Pierson, C. (Ed.)  Blackwell Publishing

      Role: Other PI:
  • 2012
    • 2012 to 2012 Reviewer, JAANP. Pierson, C. (Ed.) Blackwell Publishing

      Professional Service: Editorial Activities
      (2012)  Reviewer, JAANP. Pierson, C. (Ed.)  Blackwell Publishing

      Role: Other PI:

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • 1996 to 1999 Faces Pain Scales: Psychometrics and Ethic Differences. PHS. 398 Funded. Funds went with primary investigator. sponsored by  - $75000
    • 1995 to 1996 Beliefs, Behaviors and Risk for HIV Single Older Adults sponsored by  - $994

Other Research Activities

  • 1996
    • Unfunded Grants
      • 1996 Nurse Anesthetist Education Program

        Lester, R.  C., Adams, P.  C.  (consultant)

        CFDA 93.916 Grant.

        1995-1996

  • 1995
    • Unfunded Grants
      • 1995 African American Women's Menopausal Transition Grant

        Adams, P.  C.  (consultant)

        1994-1995

      • 1995 Beliefs Behaviors and Risk for HIV in Single Older Adults

        Neeley, M.  A., Kelley, J, Adams, P.  C.  (co-investigator)

        ANF Nursing Grant

        $2,510.80 (approved/not funded)

        1994-1995

      • 1995 Medical Care Incentive Program for Young Adults with Sickle Cell Disease

        Adams, P.  C.  (consultant)

        Genetics Services Branch.  Bureau of Maternal and Child Health 93-110.

        1994-1995

  • 1994
    • Unfunded Grants
      • 1994 RFA: Menopausal Transition and Cardiovascular Health

        Adams, P.  C.  (consultant)

        1993-1994

      • 1994 Single Older Adults Knowledge, Beliefs, Behaviors and Perceived Susceptibility Regarding HIV/AIDS

        Neeley, M.  A., Kelley, J., Adams, P.  C.

        Recommended but unfunded

        1993-1994

  • 1993
    • Unfunded Grants
      • 1993 Incentive Grant to the Texas Coordinating Board

        Adams, P.  C.  (co-investigator)

        Approved but not funded

        1992-1993

    • Unfunded Research
      • 1993 Admission Indicators as Predictors of Academic Success During the First Semester of Nursing Courses in a Baccalaureate Program

        Kelley, J., & Adams, P.C.

        1992-1993

  • 1992
    • Unfunded Grants
      • 1992 Factors Associated with the Success of at Risk Students in the UTHSC-H Undergraduate Nursing Program

        Adams, P.  C.  (co-investigator)

        UTHSC-H School Nursing Intramural

        Approved but not funded

        1991-1992

    • Unfunded Research
      • 1992 Factors Associated with the Success of At-Risk Students in the UTHSC-Houston Undergraduate Nursing Program

        Kelley, J.  & Adams, P.C.

        Recommended but not approved

        1991-1992

      • 1992 Preliminary Training Project for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to Dr. Pat Starck, Dean, UT-HHSC

        Adams, P.  C., Sardana, R., Villagomez

        UT-HHSC

        1991-1992

Recordings

  • 2007
    • Sept 2007 Ask the Expert: Sickle Cell Disease

      Appeared on CBS Channel 11 Evening News at 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm & 6:00 pm segments for “Ask the Expert:  Sickle Cell Disease.”.  Fort Worth, Texas, September 20, 2007.

      [Non-refereed/non-juried]
    • Sept 2007 Promotional Segment for Ask the Expert: Sickle Cell Disease.

      Appeared on CBS Channel 11 “Ask the Expert” Promotional Segments each day during the month of September, 2007 in preparation for the September 20, 2007 “Ask the Expert” Main event.  Fort Worth, Texas.  “Topic: Sickle Cell Disease”

      [Non-refereed/non-juried]
  • 1996
    • Oct 1996 Robert Ashley's Community Forum- Topic: Sickle Cell Disease: The Year 2000 and Beyond

      Appeared on "Robert Ashley's Community Forum".  Radio Station Program KHVN 97.5 Dallas, TX, October 15, 1996, "Topic: Sickle Cell Disease:  The Year 2000 and Beyond.

      [Non-refereed/non-juried]
    • Oct 1996 "Five Talk Street" Community Affairs Program Topic: Sickle Cell Disease: The Year 2000 and Beyond."

      Appeared on the program "Five Talk Street" Community Affairs Program.  Hosted by Angela Cain.  Channel 5 Television Station.  Fort Worth, TX, October 12, 1996.  "Topic: Sickle Cell Disease:  The Year 2000 and Beyond."

      [Non-refereed/non-juried]

Collaborators

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      Duration : June 2015 to June 2015

      Recruitment Activities:
      University of Texas at Arlington

      American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
      50th Year Celebraton Annual National Conference. New Oleans, LA.  June 8-14, 2015.
      27th Annual National Conference. Orlanda,  Florida. June 20-24, 2012
      26th Annual National Conference.  Las Vegas, Nevado. June 21-26, 2011.

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      Duration : Sept 2011 to Sept 2011

      Texas Nurse Practitioner 23rd Annual Conference. Fort Worth, TX September 8-11, 2011.

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      Duration : 2009 to Present

      Recruitment Activities:
      The University of Texas at Arlington

      DNP Forum Member.  UT Arlington College of Nursing.  Arlington, TX. 2009- Present.
      DNP Forum Member.  UT Arlington College of Nursing.  Arlington, TX. March 30, 2009. 
       

Courses

Other Teaching Activities

  • 2008
    • Program Development/ Coordination
      • 2008 Microsoft Office 2007 Software Training

        Coordinated “Microsoft Office 2007 Software Training” for the University of Texas Arlington School of Nursing Faculty, Arlington, Texas.  Fall 2008.

  • 2010
    • Program Development/ Coordination
      • 2010 Coordinated Scholarship

        Coordinated Scholarship Faculty Groups with Similar Interests for University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing. January- February, 2010. (24 groups were identified)

  • 2016
    • Program Development/ Coordination
      • 2016 NP Meetings for Graduate Programs

        Coordinated "All NP Meetings for Graduate Programs."  The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing (School of Nursing).  Arlington, TX.  2000 - Present.

Other Service Activities

  • Student Activities
    • Jan 2016 “Sickle Cell Disease”. Presentation

      “Sickle Cell Disease”.   Presentation.   Black Student Nurses Association (BSNA).  University of Texas at Arlington.  November 13, 2006.  (22 present)

  • Student Activities
    • Jan 2016 Networking Reception for DNP Students

      Networking Reception for DNP Students for UT Arlington College of Nursing.  University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, October 2, 2009 (8 Students present) 

  • Student Activities
    • Jan 2016 “Freshman Interest Group”. Presentation

      “Freshman Interest Group”.  Presentation.  Member of Panel of Nurses with Advanced Degrees.  University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing.  October 31, 2006.  (48 Present)

  • Student Activities
    • Jan 2016 “Role of Family Nurse Practitioners.” Presentation

      “Role of Family Nurse Practitioners.”  Presentation.  Black Student Nurses Association.  The University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing.  October 18, 2004.  (21 Present)

Service to the University

  • Other
    • 2015 to  2015 Campus Climate for Women Task Force

      Campus Climate for Women Task Force, member 2015.

    • 2013 to  2014 Graduate Department Admissions Committee

      Graduate Department Admissions Committee for MSN Education, Administration, Nurse Practitioner Students – member, 2013-2014.

    • 2013 to  2013 Preceptor Task Force

      Preceptor Task Force for Graduate Nurse Practitioner and Doctor of Nursing Programs, member, 2013.

    • 2012 to  Present Academic Partnership (AP) FNP Curriculum Committee

      Academic Partnership (AP) FNP Curriculum Committee, Chair - 2012 – Present.

    • 2012 to  Present CON Seminar Development

      CON Seminar Development for NONPF 5 New Competencies Task Force – 2012 – Present.

    • 2012 to  Present Council of Faculty Assembly

      Council of Faculty Assembly, member, 2012 – Present

    • 2008 to  Present MSN Success Program for Students Task Force

      MSN Success Program for Students Task Force, Member, 2008 to Present.

    • 2007 to  Present Clinical Track Promotion Committee

      Clinical Track Promotion Committee, Member 2007- Present. Chair: 2012-2014.

    • 2004 to  Present Ph D Faculty/Student Mentoring Program Mentor

      Ph D Faculty/Student Mentoring Program Mentor, 2004 - Present.

    • 2003 to  Present Mentor-Mentee Program

      Mentor-Mentee Program of University of Texas at Arlington Doctoral Program.  Arlington, Texas 2003 to Present. 

    • 2003 to  Present Family Nurse Practitioner Faculty Meetings

      Family Nurse Practitioner Faculty Meetings – Chair, 2003 - Present.

    • 2003 to  Present Multicultural Advising Committee

      Multicultural Advising Committee for the PhD Program Member, 2003 – Present.

    • 2001 to  Present Graduate Studies Committee Member

      Graduate Studies Committee Member, 2001 - Present.

    • 2000 to  Present Director and Lead Teachers

      Director and Lead Teachers.  2000-Present

    • 2000 to  Present Grievance Ad Hoc Task Force

      Grievance Ad Hoc Task Force, Member & Chair, 2000 - Present.

    • 2000 to  Present Graduate MSN Nursing Program Admission Criteria Committee

      Graduate MSN Nursing Program Admission Criteria Committee Member, 2000 - Present.

    • 2000 to  Present Graduate NP Curriculum Review Task Force

      Graduate NP Curriculum Review Task Force, 2000 - Present.

    • 1999 to  Present All NP Curriculum Review/ Update Coordinator

      All NP Curriculum Review/ Update Coordinator, 1999 - Present.

    • 2012 to  Present Clinical Track Promotion Committee

      Clinical Track Promotion Committee for PhD and DNP Non Tenured Faculty. Chair, 2012 to present.

    • 1997 to  Present All Nurse Practitioner Curriculum Work Group for New Nurse Practitioner Curriculum

      The University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing "All Nurse Practitioner Curriculum Work Group for New Nurse Practitioner Curriculum."  Subcommittees, Pediatrics, Psychiatric, Advanced Role.  1997 - Present.

    • 1996 to  Present Graduate Education Program Council Committee Member

      Graduate Education Program Council Committee Member, 1996 - Present.

  • Elected
    • 2010 to  2014 Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

      Committee on Diversity and Inclusion (Formerly Status on Women and Minorities), Elected Member, 2010-2011; 2011-2012; 2012-2014; Chair – 2010-2011 &  2011-2012.

    • 1997 to  2011 Status on Women and Minorities

      Status on Women and Minorities, Elected Member, 1997-1999; 2000-2003; 2003-2004, 2004-2006, 2006 – 2008, 2008-2009; 2009-2010;  2010-2011; Chair -  2006-2008, 2008-2009; 2009-2010 (Named Changed to Committee on Diversity and Inclusion) .

    • 2009 to  Present Doctor of Nurse Practice (DNP) Curriculum Committee

      Doctor of  Nurse Practice (DNP) Curriculum Committee, Member, 2009- Present.

Service to the Profession

  • Other
    • 2006 to  Present Sickle Cell Community Outreach Program

      Professional Service: Consultation
      Sickle Cell Community Outreach Program.  Health Promotions of John Peter Smith Health Network.  Fort Worth, TX.  2006 - Present

    • 2003 to  2003 NONPF Reviewer of the Clinical Evaluation Tool based on Domains and Competencies of Nurse Practitioner Practice

      Professional Service: Consultation
      NONPF Reviewer of the Clinical Evaluation Tool based on Domains and Competencies of Nurse Practitioner Practice.  Electronic Survey from NONPF, Dahlonega, GA, Spring, 2003

Service to the Community

  • Volunteered
    • Oct 2012 to  Oct 2012 Annual Gala Celebration

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County.  Annual Gala Celebration. October, 2012.  Fort Worth, Texas.

    • Nov 2010 to  Nov 2010 Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County Annual Luncheon and Fundraiser

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County Annual Luncheon and Fundraiser.  Sponsored by Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County. Fort Worth, Texas.   November 12, 2010

    • Jan 2009 to  Dec 2009 Sickle Cell Disease and Healthy Tarrant County

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease and Healthy Tarrant County Coalition. Sponsored by Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County and JPS Health Network.  Fort Worth, Texas. January- December, 2009

    • Nov 2009 to  Nov 2009 Sickle Cell Disease Adult Transition Town Hall Meeting

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease Adult Transition Town Hall Meeting Presented by Sickle Cell Disease National Thought Leader Lanetta Jordan, MD, MPH. Chief Medical Officer of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. Sponsored by Novartis Pharmaceuticals. Fort Worth, Texas. November 2, 2009.

    • 2009 to  2009 Sickle Cell Disease Clinic Committee-Functions and Protocols

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease Clinic Committee-Functions and Protocols. JPS Health Network and Sickle Cell Disease Association of Tarrant County. Fort Worth, Texas. Spring-Summer, 2009.

    • Nov 2004 to  Nov 2004 Sickle Cell Disease Stamp Ceremony

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease Stamp Ceremony.  Sponsored by Sickle Cell Association of Greater Fort Worth, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Cook Children’s Health Care System, and United States Postal Service.  University of North Texas Health Science Center.  Forth Worth, TX.  November 2004.

    • Apr 2004 to  May 2004 Strategic Planning Process for the 2006-2007

      Board of Nurse Examiners (BNE) For the State of Texas. Strategic Planning Process for the 2006-2007 Biennium. Austin, Texas. April- May 2004. 

    • 2004 to  2004 Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas Advisory Committee on Education

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas Advisory Committee on Education.  Austin, Texas 2004.

    • Nov 1998 to  Nov 1998 First Annual Walk-a-Thon

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease Association of America/Greater Fort Worth TX, First Annual Walk-a-Thon, Ft.  Worth.  TX, November 7, 1998.

    • 1998 to  1998 20th Annual Awards and Recognition Banquet "A Legacy to Build On

      Professional Service: Community Activities
      Sickle Cell Disease Association of America/Greater Fort Worth, Texas Chapter, Inc.  20th Annual Awards and Recognition Banquet "A Legacy to Build on."  Fort Worth, TX.  Spring, 1998.

Administrative Appointment

  • 1993
    • 1993 to  1995 - Special Assistant to the President, The University of Texas Houston Health Science Center