Eleanor Stevenson was recently selected as a Research Triangle International (RTI) University Scholar for 2018-2019. She will be working on a project entitled "Development of strategies for family planning (FP) programs to enhance service delivery for men in FP settings in The Philippines and Ethiopia."
Faculty member Eleanor Stevenson presented an oral abstract entitled "Predictors of multidimensional stress in pregnancies conceived via in-vitro fertilization" at the annual meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) on October 18 in Orlando, Florida. The oral abstract received an ASRM Nurse Research Award from Merck, Inc.
Eleanor Stevenson presented a poster entitled "Pregnancy Specific Stress Experience by Women Who Conceived Pregnancies via In-Vitro Fertilization: A Mixed-Methods Approach" at the annual meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) on October 22. For this poster, she received a 2012 ASRM Nurse Research Award from the ASRM Nurse Professional Group.
In Hawaii this past October at the annual meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), Eleanor Stevenson gave an invited roundtable titled "Current and Connected: The Use of Social Media and Other Technologies to Reach Nurses Caring for Those with Fertility Challenges." She also gave a podium presentation titled "Previous Infertility Treatment Associated with Different Levels of Pregnancy Related Anxiety in Pregnancy Conceived via In-Vitro Fertilization," for which she was selected as one of the 2014 ASRM Nurse Research Award winners.
Several of our faculty members presented posters at the Duke AHEAD event "Celebration of Education: Cultivating Meaningful Collaboration" spotlighting health professions educators and their remarkable innovations and achievements:
The ADAPT Center awarded Eleanor Stevenson a small grant for her study entitled "Understanding Adaptive Challenges Associated with Male-factor Infertility." This study is a new investigation for the principal investigator in an area where little is understood about the adaptive behaviors utilized by men who have recently been diagnosed with male-factor infertility.While there has been a substantial focus on the female experience of infertility by other investigators, ver
Eleanor Stevenson published an article entitled "How We Engage Graduating Professional Students in Interprofessional Patient Safety" in the Nursing Forum. Stevenson co-published the article with Kathleen Turner, Margie Molloy, Beth Phillips and Duke School of Medicine faculty.
Eleanor Stevenson co-authored an article entitled "Advancing the Care of Individuals and Couples at Risk for Diagnosed With Infertility" in the January/February issue of the Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing. She co-authored the article with Dr. Patricia Hershberger from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
The two also co-authored an article entitled "Evidence-Based Care for Couples With Infertility" in the same journal.
Eleanor Stevenson was recently appointed to the editorial board of Human Fertility Journal. This journal is the official journal of the British Fertility Society.
Kathy Turner, Margie Molloy, Beth Phillips, and Eleanor Stevenson have a manuscript entitled "'It takes a village': An interprofessional patient safety experience for nursing and medical students" that has been published in the Journal of the International Association of Medical Science Educators.