School of Nursing
University at Buffalo
311 Wende Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079
Issues of veterans and military families | Cardiovascular disease with a focus on women | Pulmonary abnormalities, with a focus on adult asthma | Health behaviors, especially tobacco cessation | Self-efficacy and locus of control | Education through simulation
Core Courses in Advanced Practice Nurse Programs
Acute Illness Management
Advanced Health Assessment of the Adult
DNP Capstone Project Faculty
Austin-Ketch, T., & Bruce, S. A. (2015). The art and science of polypharmacy in primary care. American Association of Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education.
Linn, B., Butler, L., Bruce, S., McClain-Meeder, K., & Meeker, M. (2015). On working with veterans: What social work and nursing students need to know. Journal of Military & Veterans' Health, 23(3), 5-11.
Bruce, S., Scherer, Y., Curran, C., Urschel, D., Erdley, S., & Ball, L. (2009). A collaborative exercise between graduate and undergraduate nursing students using a computer-assisted simulator in a mock cardiac arrest. Nursing Education Perspectives. 10(1), 22-27. [DATABASED]
Scherer, Y., Bruce, S., & Montgomery, C. (2008). A challenge in academia. Meeting the health care needs of the growing number of older adults. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. 20, 471-476. [DATABASED]
Scherer, Y., Bruce, S., & Runkawatt, V. (2007). A comparison of clinical simulation and case study presentation on nurse practitioner students' knowledge and confidence in managing a cardiac event. International Journal of Nursing Education and Scholarship, 4(1), 1-14. [DATABASED]
Scherer, Y., Bruce, S., Graves, B. & Erdley, W. (2003). Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Education: Enhancing Performance Through Use of Clinical Simulation.
AACN Clinical Issues 14(3): 331-341.
Scherer, Y., & Bruce, S. (2001). Knowledge, attitudes and self-efficacy and compliance with medical regimen, number of ER visits and hospitalizations in adults with asthma. Heart and Lung. The Journal of Acute Care, 30(4), 250-257. [DATABASED]
Bruce, S. (2009). Commentary: Inhaled Corticosteroids in patients with stable COPD. Evidence-Based Nursing Online. 1:1. www.evidencebasednursing.com
Bruce, S. (2006). Case Study Review: Donna and Dr. Burnette: Class Expectations, Pragmatism and Clinical Acumen”. National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo.
Bruce, S. & Scherer, Y. (2005). Commentary: Maintenance and symptom relief with budesonide plus formoterol reduced severe asthma exacerbations. Evidence-Based Nursing Online. 8: 78. www.evidencebasednursing.com
Bruce, S. & Scherer, Y. (2004). Commentary: Metered-Dose Inhalers do not differ from nebulizers for hospital admission rates in asthma. Evidence –Based Nursing Online 7(1): 12.
American Academy of Nursing
Nancy Campbell-Heider, Carla Jungquist, Marsha L. Lewis, Margaret Moss, Cynthia Stuhlmiller
Emeritus: Carol Brewer, Jean K. Brown, Patricia Burns, Patricia T. Castiglia, Juanita Hunter, Mary Ann Jezewski
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Nancy Campbell-Heider, Pamela Paplham
Gerontological Society of America
International Academy of Addictions Nurses
Australian College of Mental Health Nurses