Elizabeth Austin

Associate Professor

Name

Contact Info

Phone:
Office:
Linthicum Hall, Room 301 F

Education

Ph.D., Binghamton University
M.S., Binghamton University
M.A., St. Joseph's College of Maine
B.S., The University of the State of New York
Pennsylvania Department of Health: Pre-Hospital RN Certification
American Heart Association: Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor, Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider
Certified Emergency Nurse
Emergency Medical Technician-Basic

Areas of Expertise

Cardiac Rehabilitation
Critical care and cardiac nursing
Disaster nursing
Military nursing
Spiritual care and faith based nursing

Publications

  • Austin, E. N., Bastepe-Gray, S. E., Nelson, H. W., Breitenbach, J., Ogle, K. T., Durry, A., Green, S. D., Crabtree, L. A., Haluska, M. (2014). Pediatric mass-casualty education: Experiential learning through university-sponsored disaster simulation. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 40(5), 428-433. doi: 10.1016/jjen.2014.05.015
  • Austin, E. N. (2013). Older rural women moving up and moving on in cardiac rehabilitation. Journal of Rural Nursing and Health Care, 13(2), 22-55.
  • Austin, E. N., Hannafin, N., & Nelson, H. W. (2013). Pediatric simulation in graduate and undergraduate nursing education. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 28, 393-399. doi:10.1016/j.pedn.2012.12.004
  • Austin, E.N., Hannafin, N., & Nelson, H. W. (2013). Pediatric simulation in graduate and undergraduate nursing education. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 28(4), 393-399. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2012.12.004
  • Austin, E. N., Nelson, H. W., Agley, D., Ogle, K. T., McCormick, M. J., Jerome, G. J., Phillips, R. M., Kirwan, M., Weinstein, M., & Minken, S. (2012). Emergency preparedness education using full scale exercises. State Defense Force Journal Monograph Series, 5, 63-75.
  • Austin, E.N., Nelson, W. H., Agley, D., Ogle, K. T., McCormick, M. J., Jerome, G. J.,... Minken, S. (2012). Emergency preparedness education using full scale exercises. State Defense Force Monograph Series. 63-74.
  • Nemcek, M. A., & Austin, E. N. (2009). A psychiatric-cardiac case: Analysis for education & clinical practice, Issues in Mental Health Nursing. 30, 392-398.
  • Nemcek, M. A., & Austin, E. N. (2009). A psychiatric-cardiac case: Analysis for education clinical practice. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 30, 392-308.
    Austin, E. N. (2009). Adult intraosseous infusion. Nursing Made Incredibly Easy, 7(1), 14-15.
  • Fahs, P. S., & Austin, E. N. (2006, Summer). Cholesterol check: How low should you go? Every Woman, 9, 52,55.
  • Austin, E. N., Johnston, Y. A. M., & Morgan, L. L. (2006). Community gardening in a senior center: A therapeutic intervention to improve the health of older adults. Therapeutic Recreation Journal, 40(1), 48-56.
  • Austin, E. N., Austin, H. C. & McKechnie, T. N. (1993). The effect of disinfectants on 2024 T-3 aluminum in the air medical helicopter. Air Medical Journal, 1(3), 57-64.

Presentations

  • Austin, E.N., Henson, A.*, Kim, H.J., Casker, J.* & Park, H. (May 2019). Analysis of computer adaptive testing in a pathophysiology course. Presentation for the 15th Annual Nursing Faculty Development Workshop: Improve Learning by Engaging Students, Lexington, KY. 
  • Burgess, A., Ryan T., Austin, N., & Morin, P.**(2018, December 16). OB GYN Emergencies. Presentation for Emergency Medical Technician class and EMS responders at the Chestnut Ridge Volunteer Fire Company. 
  • Stone, H., Austin, N., Burgess, A., & Ryan, T. (2018, January 17). OB Emergencies in EMS. Presentation at the Baltimore County Fire Department EMS Academy, Pikesville, MD. 
  • Zaffos, L. & Austin, N. (2015, April 21). A novel approach to campus pandemic preparedness. The Infrastructure Security Partnership’s 2015 Critical Infrastructure Symposium, Baltimore, MD.
  • Austin, N. (2015, April 9). Nurses’ roles in inter-professional planning, preparedness, and response: Health systems, academic centers, community members, and disaster response organizations. Invited key note presentation for the Maryland Nurses Association, District 8 Conference: Nurse’ Role in Disaster Preparedness & Response: Home, Workplace, and Community, Meritus Medical Campus, Hagerstown, MD
  • Austin, E. N., Bastepe-Gray, S. E., Nelson, H. W., Breitenbach, J. E., & Durry, A. (2014, April). Whole community emergency Preparedness Education. Workshop presented at the 2014 Preparedness, Emergency Response Consortium and Exposition, Orlando, FL.
  • Austin, E. N. (2014, April). Blast injuries. Invited presentation for the Annual Conference of the Metropolitan Baltimore Chapter of the Emergency Nurses Association. Baltimore, MD
  • McSweeney-Feld, M. H., Austin, E. N., Nelson, W., & Jerome, G. J. (2012). Operation STAT: A mass casualty field training exercise with applications for health care administration students. Poster presented at the Association of University Programs in Health Administration, Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Austin, E. N., Ogle, K. T., Hannafin, N., Rudolf, E., Geier, L., Nusbaum, A., Weinstein, M. (2011, October). Operation STAT: Mass casualty simulation on a university campus. Poster presented at the Biannual International Rural Nursing and Rural Health Conference, Decker School of Nursing, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY.
  • Austin, E. N. (2011). Older rural women moving up and moving on in cardiac rehabilitation. Podium presentation for the International Rural Nursing and Health Conference, Decker School of Nursing, Binghamton, NY.
  • McCormick, M. A., Austin, E. N., Nelson, H. W., & Weinstein, M. (2009, October). Mass casualty simulation: Preparing future public health nurses for disaster. Presentation for the American Public Health Association’s Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.