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Valerie King

Valerie King
Valerie L. KingClinical Assistant Professor, MS NP Coordinator
  • CollegeCollege of Health Sciences
  • DepartmentSusan and Alan Solomont School of Nursing
  • Phone(978) 934-4454
  • EmailValerie_King@uml.edu

Education

  • Other: Nurse Practitioners, Electronic Health Records and Chronic Disease Management, (2012), University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA
  • MS: Family and Community Health Nursing, (1998), University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA
  • MS: Nursing Administration, (1988), University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA
    Dissertation/Thesis Title: Clinical Study: Patient Satisfaction with Nursing Care
  • BS: Professional Nursing, (1981), University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA

Awards and Honors

  • Certificate of Appreciation (2011) - AFRICED
  • NVIVO Fellow (2011) - NVIVO
  • Student Organization Advisor of the Year (2011), Service, University
  • Certificate of Appreciation (2010) - AFRICED
  • Nominated for the 2010 Teacher Awards (2010), Teaching - Student Government Association
  • Certificate of Appreciation for ABV Volunteers (2009)
  • Inducted into Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society (1984), Scholarship/Research - University of Massachusetts Lowell, MA
  • Inducted in the University of Lowell Nursing Honor Society (1980), Scholarship/Research - University of Massachusetts Lowell, MA

Presentations

  • Vulnerable Populations, 2013
  • Utilizing Clickers and Flipped Classroom in Teaching Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning - College of Health Sciences Research Day, March 2013 - Lowell, MA
  • Billing, Coding Issues for NPs, 2012 - Lowell, MA
  • Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases, 2012 - Lowell, MA
  • Nurse Practitioners, Electronic Health Records and Chronic Disease Management - Fifth National Doctors of Nurse Practitioners Conference, September 2012 - St. Louis, MO
  • Nurse Practitioners, Electronic Health Records and Chronic Disease Management - Northeast Regional Nurse Practitioner Conference, May 2012 - Manchester, NH
  • A Night of International Health Care, February 2012
  • Com, 2011 - Lowell, MA
  • Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases, 2011 - Lowell, MA
  • Women's Health Issues for the Older Adult, 2011 - Lowell, MA
  • International Service Learning Experience in Ghana - Student and Faculty Global Health Leadership - 41st Biennial Convention, October 2011 - Grapevine, TX
  • Back to Ghana (again), April 2011 - Chelmsford, MA
  • Endocrine Disorders, 2010 - Lowell, MA
  • Issues and Trends in Nursing, 2010 - Lowell, MA
  • Using International Service Learning Experiences to Teach Community Health Nursing - 18th Annual Conference for Nurse Educators, June 2010 - Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort, North Falmouth, MA
  • Going Outside Your Comfort Zone: How to Have a Global Nursing Experience - Eta Omega Induction Speaker & Kathleen Fox Memorial Lecture, May 2010 - Lowell, MA
  • Shine a Light on Haiti - Multidisciplinary Panel Presentation, March 2010
  • Stories of Ghana, February 2010 - Chelmsford, MA
  • Diabetes and the Role of the Nurse - National Nurses Forum, January 2010 - Ho Ghana, Africa
  • Diabetes and the Role of the Nurse Assessment and Care of the Geriatric Patient, January 2010 - Ghana, Africa
  • The Nursing Experience in Ghana - UML International Education Day, December 2009 - Lowell, MA
  • The Nursing Experience in Ghana Africa - Northeast Regional Nurse Practitioner Conference, May 2009 - Newton, MA
  • Out of Africa, May 2009 - Manchester, MA
  • Out of Africa, March 2009 - Chelmsford, MA
  • Diabetes: Prevention or Control, It's Up to You, April 2005 - Chelmsford, MA
  • Family Assessment, 2003 - Lowell, MA
  • Spring/Summer Time Health Issues (a.k.a. Itchies, Ouchies, Bites, Rays, and Sprays), April 2003 - Westboro, MA
  • Smoking Cessation, November 2002 - Westboro, MA
  • Breast Cancer Awareness, October 2002 - Westboro, MA
  • My Challenge to You - Eta Omega Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International, November 2000 - Lowell, MA
  • High School Students Beliefs, Knowledge and Attitudes of Work Safety in Automotive Repair - University of Massachusetts Lowell Graduate Research Symposium, April 1998 - Lowell, MA
  • Health Care Issues, October 1996 - Lowell, MA
  • Quality Clinical Placements: Establishing Practicum Experiences to Meet Increasing Student Demands - Creating Teaching Strategies Conference, May 1995 - Worcester State College, Worcester, MA
  • Patient Satisfaction with Nursing Care - University of Lowell Graduate Research Symposium, May 1988
  • Innovations in Nursing, October 1981

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • Proposal: Increasing MS NP Program Capacity: Feasibility of Academic Practice Partnerships Utilizing Two Innovative Models for NP Educations (2014), Grant - Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
    King, V.L. (Co-Principal)
  • Utilizing Clickers and Flipped Classroom in Teaching Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning (2013), Grant - College of Health Sciences, Teaching and Learning Grant
    King, V.L. (Principal)
  • Nurse Practitioners, Electronic Health Records and Chronic Diseas Management (2011), Sponsored Research -
    King, V.L.
  • Ghana - International Service Learning Experience for Nursing Students (2011), Sponsored Research -
    King, V.L. (Principal)
  • Equipment grant for Advanced Education in Nursing Program (2010), Grant - DHHS Health Resources Services Administration
    King, V.L. (Co-Principal)
  • High School Students Beliefs, Knowledge and Attitudes of Work Safety in Automotive Repair (1987), Sponsored Research -
    King, V.L., Douglas, J. (Principal)
  • Patient Satisfaction with Nursing Care (1987), Sponsored Research -
    King, V.L.