Due to the recent weather closures, the deadline for making schedule adjustments (Drop/Add period) has been extended until Tuesday, January 23 at 5:00 p.m. The final fee payment deadline has been extended to Wednesday, January 24 at 5:00 p.m. Further information on any additional changes to the spring calendar will be forthcoming.

Susan K. Pryor, DNS, RN

pryorProfessor
Southeastern Louisiana University
College of Nursing and Health Sciences SLU 10835
Hammond LA 70402
PHONE: (225)-765-2324
EMAIL: spryor@southeastern.edu


Education

- D.N.S. Louisiana State University Medical Center
- M.S.N. Louisiana State University Medical Center
- B.S. University of Texas Medical Center


Post-Graduate/Specialty Training

- Registered Nurse in Louisiana and Texas
- CNE, Certified Nurse Educator
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support


Academic Positions

- Professor, Southeastern Louisiana State University


Honors & Awards

- Recipient of the Epic Corporation Endowed Professorship in Nursing
- Recipient President's Award for Excellence - Teaching, Southeastern Louisiana University
- Recipient Helen Johnson Cremeen's Excellence in Teaching Award, Baton Rouge District Nurses' Association
- Recipient Excellence in Nursing Research Award, Sigma Theta Tau International, Rho Zeta Chapter
- Recipient Excellence in Nursing Education Award, Sigma Theta Tau International, Rho Zeta Chapter
- School of Nursing Mentor Award.
- Outstanding Nurse, Baton Rouge District Nurses' Association
- Who's Who Among American University and College
- Sister Henrietta Guyot Award, Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Nu Chapter
- Outstanding Nurse Award,Baton Rouge District Nurses' Association
- Oncology Fellowship - Louisiana State University Medical Center


Professional Affiliations

- American Nurses' Association
- Louisiana State Nurses' Association
- Baton Rouge District Nurses' Association
- Sigma Theta Tau International
- Society of Pediatric Nurses - Louisiana Alpha Chapter
- American Association of Critical Care Nurses
- American Heart Association


Areas of Research Interest

- Children and violence
- Children and developmentally appropriate health promotion activities
- Pain management in children
- Sickle cell
- Aspects of school nursing, injury prevention


Selected Publications & Presentations

- Carruth , AK ; Pryor,S; Cormier, C; Batemen, A; Matzke, B; & Gilmore, K. (2010). Evaluation of a School Based Train-the-Trainer Intervention Program to Teach First Aid and Risk Reduction among High School Students. Journal of School Health, 80(9) 453-460.
- Hathorn, D., Carruth, A.K., Agosta, L., & Pryor, S. (2009). Self reported back pain among farm women in southeast Louisiana. AAOHN, 57(6), 232-238.
- Guillot, L. & Pryor, S.K. PDA use by undergraduate nursing students during pediatric clinical rotations. Journal of Hospital Librarianship. 7(3):15-29
- Pryor, S. K. Oral and enteric nutrition. In Rhoads, J. & Meeker, B. J. (Eds.), Davis's guide to clinical nursing skills. Philadelphia: F. A. Davis
- Sealey, L & Pryor, S. K (2011) Socialization of Second Degree Nursing Students presented at Connie Logan Research Day, Rho Zeta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, Baton Rouge, LA.
- Hathorn, D & Pryor, S. K (2011) Perceptions of Nursing Faculty in Teaching Second Degree Nursing Students presented at Connie Logan Research Day, Rho Zeta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, Baton Rouge, LA.
- Pryor, S. K. (2010-2011) "Leadership: Navigating the Difficulties of Delegation and Evaluation" for Health Canters in Schools Baton Rouge, LA.
- Pryor, S. K. (2008) Oral and enteric nutrition. In Rhoads, J. & Meeker, B. J. (Eds.), Davis's guide to clinical nursing skills. Philadelphia: F. A. Davis
Selected Funded Projects and Research
- Center for Faculty Excellence - The Center's Innovative Teaching Initiative Grant - Facilitating the Development of Psychomotor Nursing Skills through Simulation with Pediatric Special Needs Training Mannequins -Susan Pryor and Tonia Vessel. 2009.
- Center for Faculty Excellence - Faculty Development Grant - Technology and Operational Support for Qualitative Data Analysis - Co-writers Susan Pryor, Lorinda Sealey, and Ken Tillman. 2008.
- Center for Faculty Excellence - The Center's Innovative Teaching Initiative Grant - Co-writers, Lucie Agosta, Susan Pryor, and Cindy Logan
- Center for Faculty Excellence - Faculty Development Grant - Co-writers Jeannie Harper, Susan Pryor, and Donna Hathorn. 2008.
- Center for Faculty Excellence - The Center's Innovative Teaching Initiative Grant - Facilitating the Acquisition and Application of Multimedia for Graduate Nursing Students - Co-writers Cindy Logan, Susan Pryor, and Karen Moody. 2007.


Research Review

- Teaching in Nursing A Guide for Faculty