Mary Lashley

Professor, Freshman Year Advisor

Name

Contact Information

PHONE
OFFICE
Linthicum Hall, Room 201C

Education

Ph.D., University of Maryland
M.S., University of Maryland
B.S.N., Towson University
American Nurses Association Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Public Health Nursing

Areas of Expertise

Homeless Health
Faith Community Nursing
Community Health

Presentations

  • Lashley, M.“Transforming the Organizational Culture of a Faith Based Homeless Provider Organization:  A Research Intensive Model” (2013). Poster presented at the National Health Care for the Homeless Annual Conference and Symposium, Washington, D.C.
  • Lashley, M.  “Oral Health Care for the Homeless:   Application of the Pankey “Dental Access Days” Model” (2011) Poster presented at the National Health Care for the Homeless Annual Conference and Symposium, Washington, D.C.
  • Lashley, M. “An Oral Health Intervention Program for the Homeless” (2011). Poster presented at DiversityRX: Quality Health Care for Culturally Diverse Populations Seventh National Conference.
  • Lashley, M. “An Oral Health Intervention Program for the Homeless”(2009). Poster presented at the National Health Care for the Homeless Conference and Policy Symposium, Washington, D.C.
  • Lashley, M. “An Oral Health Intervention Program for the Homeless:  A Community-Academic Partnership” (2009).   Poster presented at the National Center for Research Resources and the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.
  • Lashley, M. “Promoting oral health among the inner city homeless:  A community-academic partnership.” (2007). Poster presented at the American Public Health Association’s 135th Annual Meeting.
  • Lashley, M.  “A Targeted Testing Program for Tuberculosis Control and Prevention Among Baltimore City’s Homeless Population,” (2007). Poster presented at the Health Care for the Homeless National Conference.
  • Lashley, M.  “Nurses on a mission:  A Professional Service Learning Experience with the Inner City Homeless.” (2006). Poster presented at “Educating Nurses:  Innovation to Application” University of Maryland School of Nursing Institute for Educators in Nursing and Health Professions National Conference.
  • Lashley, M. “A Targeted Testing Program for Tuberculosis Control and Prevention Among Baltimore City’s Homeless Population” (2006).  Podium presentation at the Howard University Twelfth Annual Research Conference, Washington, D.C.
  • Lashley, M. “Improving access to oral health care among Baltimore City’s homeless:  A Community-Academic Partnership” (2006). Poster presented at the Lilly East Conference on College and University Teaching, University of Delaware.

Publications

  • Dunlop, S., Kent, V., Lashley, M., & Caruana, T. (2015). The cure PSP care guide: A telephonic nursing intervention for individuals and families living with PSP.  Journal of Neuroscience Nursing (Accepted for publication).
  • Lashley, M. (2013). Creating a culture for evidence-based practice in the faith community, Journal of Christian Nursing 30(3): 158-163.
  • Lashley, M. (2010).  Something to smile about.  Community Works Journal. Retrieved from https://www.communityworksinstitute.org.
  • Lashley, M., Byers, G., Gudeman, B. & Kameen, C. (2009).  Development of a spiritual addictions recovery program for women, Health Ministry Journal 4(2):  44-55.
  • Lashley, M. (2008).  Promoting oral health among the inner city homeless: A community-academic partnership, Nursing Clinics of North America 43:  367-379.
  • Lashley, M. (2006).  A targeted testing program for tuberculosis control and prevention among Baltimore City’s Homeless Population, Public Health Nursing.
  • Lashley, M. (2006).  Teaching community based nursing in a parish nurse faculty practice, Nurse Education in Practice. Elsevier Ltd.
  • Lashley, M. (2006).  Nurses on a mission:  A professional service learning experience with the inner city homeless, Nursing Education Perspectives.
  • Lashley, M. (2006).  Mission nursing:  Meeting the health care needs of the homeless, Health Ministries Journal.
  • Lashley, M. (2005).  Teaching health assessment in the virtual classroom, Journal of Nursing Education, 44(8):  1-3. 
  • Lashley, M. Congregational care:  Reaching out to the elderly.  In Shelly, J. (Ed.).  Nursing in the church (2002).  Madison:  NCF Press.
  • Lashley, M. (2000).  Book review:  Spiritual care:  A guide to caregivers, Journal of Christian Nursing.

Scholarship

Books

  • Lashley, M., Neal, M., Berman, L., Hultgren, & Slunt, E. (1994). Being Called to Care. Albany, NY: SUNY Press.

Book Chapters

  • Lashley, M. (2014).  Working with the homeless.  In Allendar, J., Rector,C. and Warner, K. (Eds.). “Community and Public Health Nursing:  Promoting the Public’s Health".(8th ed.).pp. 903-921. Philadelphia PA: Wolter Kluwers:  Lippincott Williams and Wilkens. (originally published in 2010).
  • Fordyce, E., Lashley, M., & Carson, V. The wisdom of past travelers:  A history of mental health nursing.  In Carson, V. & Arnold, E. (1996).  Mental health nursing:  The nurse patient journey.  (pp. 11-31).  Philadelphia:  W.B. Saunders Co.
  • Lashley, M.  Elderly persons in the community.  In:  Smith, C., & Maurer, F. (1995).  Community health nursing:  Theory and practice. (pp. 719-744). Philadelphia:  W.B. Saunders and Co.
  • Lashley, M.  Health promotion and risk reduction in the community.  In:  Smith, C., & Maurer, F. (1995).  Community health nursing:  Theory and practice.  (pp. 403-428). Philadelphia:  W.B. Saunders and Co.
  • Lashley, M. Screening and referral.  In:  Smith, C. & Maurer, F. (1995).  Community health nursing:  Theory and practice. (p. 429-449).  Philadelphia:  W.B. Saunders and Co.

Grants/Contracts/Awards

  • 2015: “Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program” Contract, Office of Oral Health, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, $25,000 (Recipient: University of Maryland Dental School)
  • 2014: “Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program” Contract, Office of Oral Health, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, $25,000 (Recipient: University of Maryland Dental School)
  • 2014: “Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program,” Program Award, Skip Viragh Foundation, $25,000 (Award Recipient: Helping Up Mission)
  • 2014: “Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program,” Program Award, Kenneth Battye Charitable Trust, $50,000 (Award Recipient: Helping Up Mission)
  • 2013:“Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program” Contract, Office of Oral Health, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, $35,000 (Recipient: University of Maryland Dental School)
  • 2013: “Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program,” Program Award, Skip Viragh Foundation, $50,000 (Award Recipient: Helping Up Mission)
  • 2013: “Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program,” Program Award, Kenneth Battye Charitable Trust, $35,000 (Award Recipient: Helping Up Mission)
  • 2011-2012: “Oral Health Program for the Homeless” Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, $15,000 End of Year Gift.
  • 2012 “Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program” Contract, Office of Oral Health, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, $25,000 (Recipient: University of Maryland Dental School)
  • 2010-2011: “An Oral Health Intervention Program for the Homeless,” Abell Foundation, $50,000 (funded).
  • 2011:“Helping Up Mission Oral Health Program” Contract, Office of Oral Health, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, $30,000 (Recipient: University of Maryland Dental School)
  • 2009-2010: “An Oral Health Intervention Program for the Homeless,” Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, $77,7000 (funded).
  • 2009-2010: “An Oral Health Intervention Program for the Homeless,” Awarded from the Baltimore Community Foundation $10,180 (funded).
  • 2008-2009: “Promoting Oral Health Among the Inner City Homeless:  A Community-Academic Partnership,” Awarded from the Abell Foundation $50,000 (funded).
  • 2008-2009: “Promoting Oral Health Among the Inner City Homeless:  A Community-Academic Partnership,” Awarded from the Stulman Foundation $40,000 (funded).
  • 2008-2009:“Promoting Oral Health Among the Inner City Homeless:  A Community-Academic Partnership,” Awarded from the Baltimore Community Foundation $12,852 (funded).
  • 2006-2007: “Promoting Oral Health Among the Inner City Homeless:  A Community-Academic Partnership,” Awarded from the Abell Foundation $100,000 (funded).
  • 2006-2007:“Promoting Oral Health Among the Inner City Homeless:  A Community-Academic Partnership,” Awarded from the Stulman Foundation $40,000 (funded).
  • 2005-2006: “Improving access to oral health care among Baltimore City’s Homeless Population” Awarded from the Maryland Home and Community Care Foundation $33,000 (funded).
  • 2005-2006:“Improving access to oral health care among Baltimore City’s Homeless Population” Awarded from the Baltimore Community Foundation $20,000 (funded).
  • 2004-2005: “A Targeted Testing Program for Tuberculosis Control and Prevention among Baltimore City’s Homeless” Contract award from the Baltimore City Health Department  $28,124 (funded).