Dr. Sue Gabriel

Title: 
Associate Professor of Nursing
Phone: 
(402) 465-2460
Email: 
lgabriel [at] NebrWesleyan.edu
Office: 
311 Burt Hall
Office hours: 

By Appointment

Background: 

Pediatrics, Mother Baby, Community Health, & Forensic Nursing

Education: 

BSN UNMC 1971
Certificate in Forensic Science 1999
Masters in Forensic Science NWU 2003
Masters in Nursing NWU 2005
Doctorate College of Saint Mary 2008
Board Certified Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE-A) 2008-Current
Board Certified Forensic Nurse (CFN) 2007-Currrent

Teaching philosophy: 

I believe teaching and learning is a give and take process where both Professor and students learn from each other. I use an eclectic approach, meaning not everyone learns in the same way; so I use many teaching and learning methods and styles. I enjoy working with students.

Courses taught: 

Evidence Based Practice
Transcultural Nursing
Curriculum Development
APA Format, presentations, Communication

Course schedule: 

Evidence Based Practice
Transcultural Nursing
Curriculum Development
APA Format, presentations, Communication

Research and academic interests: 

Injury identification
Curriculum Development
Transcultural Nursing
Research
Child Abuse & Neglect
Sexual Assault
Intimate Partner Violence
Teen Dating Violence
Human Trafficking

Service interests: 

Angel Dogs
Voices of Hope
Child Advocacy Center
Clinic with a Heart

Professional and community affiliations, certifications and awards: 

Fellow with American College of Forensic Examiners Institute (ACFEI)
Diplomat American College of Forensic Examiners Board of Forensic Nursing & current Chair
Editorial Staff Journal of Forensic Nursing
Editorial Staff on the International Journal of Injury and Violence
Member of the American Academy of Forensic Science (AAFS)
Sigma Theta Tau International member
Sigma Theta Tau NuRho Chapter Treasurer
International Association of Forensic Nursing member (IAFN)Past Membership Committee
NLN member
American Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC)
Nebraska International Identification
Nebraska Division of the International Association for Identification
Disaster Mortuary Operations Recovery Team (DMORT)
General section Award for AAFS
Community Partner of the Year Voices of Hope

Angel Dogs
Voices of Hope
Child Advocacy Center
Clinic with a Heart
City Wide SART team
Air/Army Guard SART team

Certified Sexual Assault Nurse Adult and Adolescent
Certified Forensic Nurse