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Brenda Janotha

  • Assistant Professor of Nursing at CUMC
  • AGPCNP Program Clinical Placements
Brenda Janotha

Dr. Janotha has an Educational Doctorate Degree in Human Development and Education Psychology as well as a clinical Doctorate in Nursing Practice. She practices as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in community health primary care as an Adult Nurse Practitioner and has been teaching for more than a decade. Her educational research includes evaluating the effect of various innovative teaching pedagogies on student outcomes. Her clinical research comes from her Interprofessional Collaboration with the Columbia University School of Dental Medicine.

    Education & Training

  • EdD, Human Development and Eductional Psychology, Hofstra University
  • DNP, DCC, 2008 Columbia University School of Nursing

Contact Info

Past Positions

      Adult Nurse Practitioner

Chair, Department of Undergraduate Studies; Stony Brook University

Clinical Associate Professor; Stony Brook University

Presentations

     Janotha, B. (2017, April). Presenter, Interactive Learning for Effective Interprofessional Collaboration: Combined Clinical Rotations for Primary Care NP Students and Dental Students. Podium presentation at the 43rd annual meeting for the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF), Washington DC. 

Janotha, B. (2017, April). Presenter, Interactive Learning for Effective Interprofessional Collaboration: Using Case Simulation for Interprofessional Education Orientation. Paper session at the Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) 29th Annual Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA.  

Janotha, B. (2016, April). Presenter, Improving Student Achievement with Flipped Classroom Pedagogy. Poster session presented at the Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) 28th Annual Scientific Sessions, Pittsburgh, PA.  

Janotha, B. (2015, November). Presenter, Team-Based Learning Enhances Student Achievement in a Nursing Health Assessment Course. Poster session presented at the 6th Annual New York Presbyterian Hospital Nursing Research, Evidence-Based Practice and Innovation Symposium, New York, NY.   

Janotha, B. (2015, April). Presenter, Building Virtual Teams: Team-Based Learning Pedagogy on a Distance Education Platform. Podium presentation at the 41st annual meeting for the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF), Baltimore, MD.

Janotha, B. (2015, March). Presenter, Team-based Learning Enhances Student Achievement in a Nursing Health Assessment Course. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Team-based Learning Consortium, St. Petersburg, FL.

Teaching Responsibilities

    AGPCNP Program

DNP Program

Advanced Health Assessment: all programs

Committees/Societies/Memberships

      Curriculum Committee; Columbia University School of Nursing

CUSON Liaison; Columbia Center for Teaching and Learning, Columbia University

The New York State Nurse Practitioner Association- Long Island Chapter

Eastern Nursing Research Society

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Team-Based Learning Collaborative

Sigma Theta Tau

Honors & Awards

      Health Care Hero Award: Nurse Educator; Long Island Business News

Nursing Excellence Award Nominee; Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council

Nurse of the Year Award; Stony Brook University Hospital

Teaching and Scholarship Award; Hofstra University

Molloy Scholar Award; Molloy College

Publications

     Janotha, B. & Tamari, K. (2017). Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Focus on Interprofessional Collaboration. The Nurse Practitioner Journal,13(4). 

Janotha, B. (2016). A case study in Nursing. In L. Santos Green, J. R. Banas, & R. Perkins (Eds.), The flipped college classroom: Conceptualized and re-conceptualized. New York: Springer. 

Janotha, B. (2016). Student Achievement with Flipped Classroom Education. Nursing Research, 65(2), E100-101.

Gambino, K., DellaRatta, C., Cavaliere, T., Coletti, V., & Janotha, B. (2015). Team-based Learning in Online Nursing Education: An Innovation in Curriculum Development. In Innovations in Nursing Education: Building the Future of Nursing, Volume 3. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Eckardt, P., Janotha, B., & Marino, M. (2015).  Equipping Advanced Practice Nurses with Real-World Skills. In Y. Rosen (Ed). Handbook of Research on Computational Tools for Real-World Skill Development. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson (chapter proposal accepted 4/30/2014).
 

For a complete list of publications, please visit PubMed.gov