Tom Meyer, MSN, BS, RN, CCRN, CNS, ACNP-BC
Assistant Professor
Adult Health Nursing Department

Research and Areas of Interest
 
  • Adult Acute Care
  • Critical Care
  • Wilderness Medicine
  • Veterans health

Education
 
  • MSN- University of South Alabama, Acute Care NP Program, 2000
  • BSN - University of Southern Mississippi, Nursing (With Honors), 1979
  • BS- University of South Alabama, Biology, 1975

Publications
 
  • Revising four chapters, Measures of Oxygenation and Ventilation, The Chest X-Ray, Oxygen Supplementation, and Mechanical Ventilatory Support, in: Barkley, T & Myers, C. Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners, 3nd Ed. (in print). Saunders.
  • Buckner, E. B., Meyer, T., Hamilton, K., & Norris, K., (2011). Perspectives worth sharing: Wilderness and Adventure Therapy for Behavioral Health. CompassPoint 21(4), 19-22.
  • Contributed four chapters, Measures of Oxygenation and Ventilation, The Chest X-Ray, Oxygen Supplementation, and Mechanical Ventilatory Support, in: Barkley, T & Myers, C. Practice Guidelines for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners, 2nd Ed. (2007). Saunders.
  • Jacobs, M. & Meyer, T. Pulmonary Hypertension: The push is on. Nursing made incredibly easy! (May/June, 2006)
  • Meyer, T. Calculating Drug Dosages -- Accurately: Getting most of them right isn't good enough. American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 104, No. 11, Nov. 2004.
  • Meyer, T. & Xu, Y. Academic and Clinical Dissonance in Nursing Education: Are we guilty of failure to rescue?. Nurse Educator, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp 2-6

Teaching
 

Graduate Courses

  • Physio-Pathological Basis of Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Advanced Nursing Assessment of Adults
  • Advanced Nursing Assessment of Adults Practicum
    Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Adult Acute Care Nursing (Coordinator)
  • Advanced Adult Acute Care Nursing I
  • Advanced Adult Acute Care Nursing I Practicum
  • Advanced Adult Acute Care Nursing II
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Honors & Awards
 
  • Excellence in Community Service Award, Sigma Theta Tau, Zeta Gamma Chapter, 2016
  • Received Appreciation of Service plaque for coordination of College of Nursing support of campus wide Student Health events.
  • 2013 Excellence in Fundraising for Scholarships, Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Gamma Chapter
  • Chief Marshal for Fall 2011 & Spring 2012 Commencements.
  • 2011 Faculty Service Award, College of Nursing, University of South Alabama
  • 2010 President’s Award for Excellence in Service, Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Gamma Chapter
  • 2005 Faculty Teaching Award, College of Nursing, University of South Alabama
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