Dr. Claudine Dufrene is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a medical/surgical nurse and a geriatric nurse practitioner and by the National League for Nursing as a Certified Nurse Educator. Her research interests are in the area of nursing education, specifically simulation and learning outcomes, as well as, healthy aging in the older adult. She serves as a manuscript reviewer for Geriatric Nursing and Nurse Education Today.
Areas of Expertise
Medical - Surgical Nursing, Gerontological Nursing, Nursing Education
Bachelor of Science - Nursing - University of Pheonix
Master of Science - Nursing - University of Pheonix
Doctor of Philosophy - Nursing Science - Texas Woman's University
"Educational competencies and technologies for disaster preparedness in undergraduate nursing education: An integrative review." Nurse Education Today (2013)
"Successful debriefing - Best methods to achieve positive learning outcomes: A Literature Review." Nurse Education Today (2013)
"Healthcare partnerships: A literature review of interdisciplinary education." Journal of Nursing Education (2012) Vol. 51 Page 212-216
"A regional partnership to promote nursing instructor competence and confidence in simulation." Journal of Professional Nursing (2012) Vol. 27 Page e28-32
"Testing the effectiveness of peer facilitated debriefing following high fidelity simulation" (2014) Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International 42nd Biennial Convention
"Student Perceptions on Using Standardized Patients for High Stakes Testin in an Undergraduate Nursing Health Assessment Course" (2014) 13th Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference
"Testing the effectiveness of peer facilitated debriefing following high fidelity simulation" (2014) 28th Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society
"Student Perceptions on Using Standardized Patiens for High Stakes Testing in an Undergraduate Nursin" (2013) 9th Annual Innovations in Health Science Education Conference
"Student Perceptions on Using Standardized Patiens for High Stakes Testing in an Undergraduate Nursin" (2013) 2013 Educational Symposium
"Enhancing Interprofessional Education Through Simulation." (2012) SSH/NLN Interprofessional Educatio and Healthcare Simulation Symposium
"Increasing Clinical EducationCapacity Through Advanced Simulation Technology" (2011) 10th Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference
"Knowledge Acquisition in Baccalaureate Nursing Students Following High Fidelity Simulation" (2011) 10th Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference
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