D. Michele Ellis, PhD, RN

Assistant Professormichele.ellis
Southeastern Louisiana University
College of Nursing and Health Sciences SLU 10835
Hammond, LA 70402
EMAIL: mellis@southeastern.edu



- Ph.D. University of North Colorado
- M.S. Southeastern Louisiana University
- B.S. New Mexico State University


Licensure and Board Certifications

- Registered Nurse in Louisiana


Academic Positions

- Assistant Professor, Southeastern Louisiana University, School of Nursing


Professional Affiliations 

- American Nurses Association
- Louisiana State Nurses Association
- Baton Rouge District Nurses Association
- Sigma Theta Tau, Rho Zeta Chapter


Areas of Research Interest

- Nursing Education
- Psychiatic Nursing
- Men's Health


Selected Publications & Presentations

- Hyde, B. & Ellis, D. (2009). Health needs of collegiate men. Advance for Nurse Practitioners, 17 (6), 45-47.
- Ellis, D., Meeker, B. & Hyde, B. (2006). Exploring men's perceived educational experiences in a baccalaureate nursing program. Journal of Nursing Education, 45 (12), 523-527.
- Technological Stressors of Nurse Educators Teaching Clinical Courses-poster presented at ATI Nurse Educator Summit, Orlando, FL, April 14-16, 2014 Michele Ellis and Mary Burke
- Test Construction and Interpretation Utilizing NCLEX Cocepts, CE presentation by Michele Ellis and Erin Hoffman, MSN, RN at Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA, January 15, 2014.
- Nurse Educators' Beliefs About Learner-Centered Teaching-poster presented at AACN Baccalaureate Education Conference, New Orleans, LA, November 21-23, 2013
- Implementing an Online General Hopital Orientation-poster presented at Mosby's Faculty Development Institute, San Francisco, CA, January 6-8, 2008
- College Men's Health Study-poster presented at Dr. Connie Logan Research Day "Evidence-Based Practice: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow", Baton Rouge, LA
- Emotional Care of Children-CE offering Michele Ellis and Mitzie Meyers, MSN, RN at St. Tammany Parish Hospital, Covington, LA, February 26, 2008


Selected Funded Projects and Research

-Improving Usability and Readability of the Online Hospital Orientation Program (SoftChalk software update) Enhancement Grant-Center for Faculty Excellence, Southeastern Louisiana University, $495, $200 supplemental funds provided by SON