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Education and Training:
DNP   Northeastern University
MSN  Nursing Administration, Marymount University
BSN   San Diego State University

Board Certifications:
Registered Nurse, Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing
Registered Nurse, New Hampshire Board of Nursing
Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), National League for Nursing (NLN)
Simulation Certification, Drexel University

Research Interests:
Simulation in Health Professional Education

Funding:
Deborah Munroe Noonan Memorial Research Fund. (Principal Investigator: M. Laurette Hughes). Emergency Preparedness: Parent Training for Children with Medical Complexity using Simulation Learning. Major goal of this pilot study is to assess the feasibility of a valid, reproducible Simulated Learning intervention to enhance the knowledge, skills, and confidence of parents for emergency responses at home for children with medical complexity.
Role: Expert Consultant-Simulation ($80,000), 2019 to 2020.

Northeastern University Grant for Advancing Teaching and Learning.  An Interactive, Online Module for Interprofessional Communication to Promote Patient Safety.
Role: Co-Investigator ($10,012), 2014 to 2015.

Selected Publications:
Mayville, M. L. (2011). Debriefing: The essential step in simulation. Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews, 11(1), 35-39.

Areas of Expertise:
Maternal-Neonatal Health; Nursing Leadership; Simulation Use in Nursing Education

Honors & Awards:
Undergraduate Distinguished Educator Award, Bouvé College of Health Sciences, 2018
Dedication to the School of Nursing, Northeastern University School of Nursing Senior Class, 2017
Dedication to the Classroom, Northeastern University School of Nursing Senior Class, 2016
Academic Innovative Teaching Award; Massachusetts Association of Colleges of Nursing, 2016
Dean’s Award for Outstanding Service to the School of Nursing, Northeastern University School of Nursing 2015
Dedication to the Classroom Award, School of Nursing Senior Class 2015
Dedication to the Classroom Award, School of Nursing Senior Class 2014
Dedication to the Classroom Award, School of Nursing Senior Class 2013
Anthony Battaglia/Pocket Nurse® Scholarship Award, International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning. 2013
Massachusetts Association of Colleges of Nursing; Early Career Award given to an outstanding nursing faculty in the early stages of the faculty role, 2007

Appointments/Clinical Practice Affiliation:
Southern NH Regional Medical Center; Clinical Nurse LDRP, 1996-2015

Professional and Community Service:
Member, Organization of Nurse Leaders Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and Connecticut
Member, National League of Nursing
Member, International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning (INACSL)
Reviewer, Journal Article, SAGE Open
Volunteer, Animal Rescue League of NH, 2015 to present
Member, Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses,  2004-present
Sigma Theta Tau International.  1990 – Present
Neonatal Resuscitation Instructor. 1991-2008
Certified Childbirth Educator
Certified RTS (Resolve Through Sharing) Counselor

Global Health Activities:
Co-Leader, Intercultural Nursing, Inc., Dominican Republic, 2013
Co-leader, Dialogue of Civilization, Australia, 2012