Ann-Lynn Denker, PhD, ARNP
Director, Center for Nursing Excellence
Jackson Health System
Jackson Medical Towers
1500 N.W. 12 Ave
Miami, FL 33136
EducationBS, Nursing, University of Florida, 1973
MSN, Nursing, University of Florida, 1974
PhD, Nursing, University of Miami, 1989
Certificate and LicensureARNP, State of Florida Department of Health
Clinical SpecialtiesPediatric clinical nurse specialist
Primary Teaching AreasPediatric Nursing
Privacy, Health Policy
Research and Academic InterestsBioethics
Research (selected)2004, November, USA Medical Research: Telemedicine and Advanced Technology, in collaboration with Dr. Jeffrey Augenstei
Publications (selected)Ewers, Coker, Banjok & Denker, (2008, December). A Collaborative Curricular Model for Implementing Evidence-Based Practice in a Critical Care Setting. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of N America, 20:4.
Presentations (selected)The Clinical Research Certificate, South Florida Winter Evidence-Based Nursing Institute, January 7-9, 2008.
South Florida Research Consortium, “Evidence Based Collaboration, Practice and Academia” Coral Gables, FL, October 2007
Florida Nurses Association, “Collaborative Think-Tank: the Nursing Shortage.” Orlando, FL, August 2007
Sigma Theta Tau International Convention, “Research and evidence Based Practice Collaboration: Practice and Academia.” Montreal, Canada, 2007
6th Annual Florida Magnet Nursing Research Conference: Shared Governance and Quality Outcomes, February 12-13, 2009.
Lambda Chi Chapter of STT, Annual Research Conference, A Fresh Start for Nursing , Increasing Capacity with Shared Governance, April 8, 2009.
Major AccomplishmentsAlumnis of Distinction, University of Miami School of Nursing, November, 2006
Outstanding Community Service Award, STT, Beta Tau Chapter, May 6, 2006
Florida Nurses Association, Board of Directors, 2005-present
Chair, Florida Nurses Association Political Action Committee, 2004-present
Health Care Hero for Volunteerism, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 2000