Recent Publications

Anthony, M. & Wickman, M. (2015). Precepting Challenges: The unsafe student. Nurse Educator, 40(3), 113-114.

Wickman, M., Drake, D. Heilmann, H., Rojas, R., & Jarvis, C. (2013). Quality Improvement Methods and Hospital Nursing Practices. Journal of Nursing Management, 44(10), 30-37. doi:10.1097/01.NUMA.0000430404.42712.2f

Wickman, M. & Koniak-Griffin, D. (2013). Invincibility Fable: Tool Development to Measure Invincibility.  Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 28(6), 575-84.

Rutledge, D., Wickman, M., Cacciata, M., Winokur, B.  Loucks, J., & Drake, D. (2013).  Hospital Staff Nurse Perceptions of Competency to Care for Patients with Psychiatric or Behavioral Health Concerns.  Journal for Nurses in Staff Development, 29(5), 255-62.

 Rutledge, D., Wickman, M., Drake, D., Winokur, B., & Loucks, J. (2012).  Instrument Validation: Hospital Nurse Perceptions of their Behavioral Health Care Competency.  Journal of Advanced Nursing, 68(12), 2756-2765.

Recent Presentations

Wickman, M. (2015, May 4). The Future of Nursing.  Session presented to nurse managers for Nurses Week at St. Jude Medical Center, Fullerton, CA. Podium presentation.

Larsen, T., Kim, J., Burchfield, N., Cacciata, M., & Wickman, M. (2014, May 7). The SJMC Innovation Unit: Going from Good to Great.St. Jude Medical Center Research Fair, Fullerton, CA.  Poster presentation.

Praslova, L., Wickman, M., Sloterbeek, L., Hummel, K., Degelman, C., Annas, A., Carmody, T. (2014, April 24-26). Working with Industry, Employers and Alumni to Ensure Relevance of Curriculum to the Workplace. Session presented at WASC Academic Resources Conference, Los Angeles, CA.  Podium presentation.

Praslova, L., Wickman, M., Stenhouse, A., Carmody, T., & Lee, K. (2014, April 24-26). Self-review under the Standards and WCSUC Rubrics: Facilitating Organizational Learning and Improvement. Session presented at WASC Academic Resources Conference, Los Angeles.  Podium presentation.

 Johnston, D., Laiola, G., & Wickman, M.  (2013, Nov. 5-16). Interdisciplinary Team Education to Improve the Care of the Cancer Survivor. Fourth Annual Academy of Oncology. Nurse Navigators Conference, Memphis, TN.  Poster presentation.

 Powell, L., Johnston, D., Laiola, G., Lindop, S., & Wickman, M. (2013, Nov. 15-16).  Community Cancer Center Launches Oncology Rehab Program Demonstrating Improved Quality of Life Measures. Fourth Annual Academy of Oncology Nurse Navigators Conference, Memphis, TN.  Poster presentation.

Wickman, M. & Cacciata, M. (2013, Nov. 12-14). The Future of Nursing Report and Interprofessional Practice recommendations: Developing a conference relevant to frontline practitioners.  2013 Magic in Teaching, Irvine, CA.  Poster presentation.

 Wickman, M. (2013, May 24).  Healthier Communities. Nigerian Women against Violence, International Conference, Vanguard University, Costa Mesa, CA. Podium presentation.

 Wickman, M., Larsen, T., Jenkins, L. (2013, July 22-26). The Innovation Unit: Going from good to great.  Sigma Theta Tau International’s 24th International Nursing Research Congress. Prague, Czech Republic.  Accepted for presentation as a poster, but declined presentation.

Wickman, M. (2013, March 25).  Women in the service. Women’s History Month: Women Veterans across the decades, Vanguard University. Podium presentation.

 Wickman, M. & Kennedy, K. (2012, April 20).  Invincibility: A concept analysis as applied to adolescents and risk behaviors.  Western Institute of Nursing’s Annual Communicating Nursing Research Conference. Portland, OR.  Poster presentation, peer reviewed.

Wickman, M. (2012, May 12).  Behavioral Health Patients in the Acute Care Setting: are you prepared? St. Jude Medical Center.  Podium presentation.

Wickman, M.  (2012, March 3). The Adolescent Perception of Invincibility and its Meaning for Teen Exploitation.  Ensure Justice 2012: Standing together to end exploitation of girls.  Vanguard University, Costa Mesa, CA.  Podium presentation.

Gideon, T., Wickman, M., & Cacciata, M. (February 14-17, 2012).  Electronic CRRT Flow Sheet: Decreasing errors and increasing nurse recruitment.  International Conference on Renal Replacement Therapies. San Diego, CA. Poster presentation. peer-reviewed.

VU-Staff-12-156Mary Wickman, Ph.D.

Director and Professor of Nursing
Department of Nursing
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