Ann Nielsen, PhD, RN
Ann Nielsen is a faculty member and Director of the Undergraduate Program at Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing. Her areas of clinical expertise are neonatal, perinatal, and pediatric nursing care. Clinical education, innovations to promote clinical judgment development, and transition to practice are her scholarship interests. Dr. Nielsen’s research publications include concept-based approaches to clinical education in order to deepen understanding and preceptors’ experiences of supporting new graduates in transition to practice.
Together, Drs. Nielsen and Lasater have co-authored the chapter about clinical judgment in three editions of the text, Concepts for Nursing Practice.