Stevens, PhD, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Barrett Honors Faculty Advisor
PhD (Nursing) - Arizona State University, 2011
MS (Nursing) - University of Arizona, 1994
BSN - University of St. Louis, 1975
BA (Mathematics) - University of Kansas, 1974
- Small, L. Sidora-Arcoleo, K., Naughan, L., Creed-Capsel, J.,
Chung, K. Y., Stevens, C. (2009). Validity and
reliability of photographic diet diaries for assessing dietary
intake among young children. Infant, Child " Adolescent
Nutrition, 1(1). 27-36.
Stevens, C. (2007). Nursing in the 21st Century: a
Compilation of Generations. Arizona Nurse. 60(6). 7-8.
- Aston, S., Bundu, U. & Stevens, C.
"Developing the Right Acuity Tool," Poster presentation at
the Arizona Nurses Association 67th Biennial Convention, September
11-12, 2009, Tempe, Arizona.
Stevens, C. & Reineke, S. "Using a Staff
Engagement Model to Improve call-offs and tardiness in an OB
Unit," Podium presentation at the Center for American Nurses
LEAD Summit, June 11-13 2009, Orlando, FL.
Stevens, C., Gance-Cleveland, B., Ward-Begnoche, W.
& Choi, M. "The Relationship of Social Support on Obesity
in Middle School Children," Poster presentation at the 42nd
Annual WIN Conference, April 22-25 2009, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Stevens, C. "Parent and Peer Support for
Healthy Eating and Activity," at the ASU Center for Child,
Podium presentation at the Teens & Families First Annual
Scholarship Forum, February 27, 2009, Phoenix, AZ.
Stevens, C. "Creating a Culture of Workplace
Civility" Podium presentation at the AzNA Greater Phoenix Area
Chapter One and STTI, Nu Upsilon Chapter, November 13, 2008,
Childhood obesity, cultural influences associated with children's
health and healthy work environments for nurses.
Current/Recent Grants and Projects
- Nurses to Nurses: Improving RN Retention & Patient Care. The
purpose of this project is to improve nurses’ work
environment. Research shows that work environment is a leading
contributor to nurse satisfaction and retention and has a direct
impact on the quality of patient care. Role: Co-investigator,
1/22/07 - present.
- Outstanding Membership Award, Arizona Nurses Association (AzNA), 2009
- Outstanding Nurse Recruiter Award, St. Joseph’s Hospital and
Medical Center, 2004
- Excellence in Nursing Administration, Arizona Nurses Association, 1996