Faculty Accomplishments

Dr. Sathees Chandra’s Peer-Reviewed Publications since 2014

Complete List of Publications

  1. 2016 Hernandez F and Chandra S. The Current State and Potential Direction of Cannabis research (In press: Accepted Journal of Experimental and Integrative Medicine).
  2. 2015 Chambless S and Chandra S. The effect of genetics polymorphism, drug use and structural abnormalities in brain tissue on the onset of psychosis. Archives Medical Review Journal, 24 (1):67-77.
  3. 2015 Channaiah VB, Kurek S, Moses R and Chandra S. Attenuation of Hemodynamic Response to Laryngoscopy and Endotracheal Intubation with Pre Induction IV Fentanyl versus Combination of IV Fentanyl and Sub Lingual Nitroglycerin Spray. Medical Archives, 68(5): 339-344
  4. 2015 Channaiah VB, Merrill S and Chandra S. Difficulties in clinical diagnosis of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy, Journal of Experimental and Integrative Medicine, 5 (2): 69-74.
  5. 2014 Poggi S and Chandra S. Genomics analysis of replication helicase DnaB sequences from proteobacteria. Acta Informatica Medica, 22: 249-254.
  6. 2014 Channaiah V, Kurek N, Moses R and Chandra S. Attenuation of hemodynamic response to Laryngoscopy and endotracheal intubation with pre induction IV fentanyl versus combination of IV fentanyl and sub lingual Nitroglycerin spray. Medical Archives, 68:338-344.

Congratulations to Dr. Claudette Chin

Congratulations to Dr. Claudette Chin for being awarded the Melba Cather Award for Excellence in Education-Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society Lambda Chi Chapter on April 15th, 2015, @ Barry University, Miami Shores, Florida.

Congratulations to Dr. Claudette Chin

Dr. Claudette Chin was awarded the Nurse Educator Award-Florida Nurses Association at the South Region Symposium and Award Ceremony on 11th 2015, @ Signature Grand, Davie Florida.

Congratulations to Dr. Jessie M. Colin

Dr. Jessie M. Colin, professor and director of the PhD, nursing executive leadership, and nursing education programs in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Barry University, was inducted into the Hall of Fame and presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award on April 11, 2015. The Haitian American Nurses Association (HANA) honored Dr. Colin for her tireless work in the South Florida community.

Congratulations to Alina Diaz-Cruz

Alina Diaz-Cruz, MSN, RN has been appointed to the American Nurses Association Advisory Panel for Professional Issues: Workplace Violence and Incivility.

Congratulations to Dr. Indra Hershorin

For delivering the Keynote address “Oh! The Places You’ll Go” at Broward College RN-BSN Graduation Ceremony, on June 19, 2014 at the Signature Grand in Davie Fl.

Congratulations to Lauren Schwal

Passing the certification for nurse educator examination and becoming credentialed as a CNE which signifies a means for faculty to demonstrate their expertise in this role. It communicates to students, peers, and the academic and health care communities that the highest standards of excellence are being met. Congratulations Lauren!!!!!!

Congratulations to Ms. Cynthia Cervantes

Presented a poster at the 86th Annual Florida Academy of Sciences at the Indian River Community College in Fort Pirece, Florida on march 7th 2014. The poster was entitiled Correlation Among CV Perfusion Program Outcomes. Co-author was Dr. David Molnar, PhD.

Congratulations to Dr. Indra Hershorin - Hong Kong

Abstract entitled "Reflective Journaling: Using a Blog with Undergraduate Senior Practicum Nursing Students" was selected for an oral presentation for Sigma Theta Tau International 25th International Nursing Research Congress Hong Kong, China. July 24-28, 2014.

Congratulations to Dr. Indra Hershorin

Abstract entitled “Using Wiki Technology for Group Work in an Undergraduate Nursing Course” was selected for a poster presentation for the Florida Nurse's Association South Region 4th Annual Symposium and Awards Ceremony Signature Grand Davie, FL April 26, 2014.

Dr. Jessie Colin's abstract selected for oral presentation at the Sigma Theta Tau International

Congratulations to Jessie M. Colin, PhD, RN, FRE, FAAN. Dr. Colin's abstract entitled "Barriers and Facilitators to Utilizing Nursing Research" was selected for oral presentation at the Sigma Theta Tau International's 25th International Nursing Research Congress being held in Hong Kong on 7/24-28, 2014.

Dr. Indra Hershorin abstract selected for STTI International Research Congress

Congratulations to Dr. Indra Hershorin for having her abstract titled, "Teaching with Technology: Using a Wiki in an Undergraduate Nursing Course," selected for an oral presentation for the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing’s 24th International Nursing Research Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, 22-26 July 2013.

Sigma Theta Tau Award Reciepients

​Congratulations to our doctoral (PhD) nursing students. Ronica Subramoney has been awarded a Sigma Theta Tau – Lambda Chi Chapter Grant for her research study titled "What is the lived experience of Indian women with HIV/AIDs in south Africa"; and Lolita McCarthy has been awarded a Sigma Theta Tau – Lambda Chi Scholarship.

Congratulations Dr. Mureen Shaw

Congratulations to Dr. Mureen Shaw on having her abstract titled, “Prostate Screening Practices Among Jamaican Men,” accepted for poster presentation during the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Florida Academy of Sciences at Barry University, on Friday, 8 March 2013.

Congratulations Dr. Jessie Colin

Congratulations to Dr. Jessie Colin on having two abstracts accepted for the ICN Conference in Melbourne, Australia, in May 2013. The first titled, “IMPROVING HEALTH CARE IN HAITI: BUILDING A COMMUNITY OF NURSING SCHOLARS IN HAITI” and the second titled, “UNDERSTANDING NURSE MIGRATION AND CREDENTIALING IN FLORIDA” were both accepted for a Symposium.

Congratulations Dr. Indra Hershorin

Congratulations to Dr. Indra Hershorin for having her abstract titled, "The Net Generation: Are they engaged in Learning?" accepted for a poster presentation for the 2013 Sigma Theta Tau International Region 7 Conference, "Nursing 2.0: New Generation to Globalization," February 15-16, 2013, Ft Lauderdale, FL.

The Gene Majka Community and Professional Service Award

The Community and Professional Service Award has now been titled The Gene Majka Community and Professional Service Award; and Professor Majka was given the award for 2011-2012. Congratulations, Professor Majka.

Gene Majka Named Florida’s Community Engagement Educator of the Year

Congratulations to Gene Majka has been named Florida’s Community Engagement Educator of the Year. The award will be presented at the 2012 Awards Gala on November 8th at the University of Tampa.

National Council of State Board of Nursing Inducts Dr. Jessie Colin into NCSBN Institute of Regulatory Excellence

Chicago-- The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) inducted its sixth group of Fellows of the NCSBN Institute of Regulatory Excellence (IRE) during the NCSBN Annual Meeting and Delegate Assembly in Dallas on Aug. 9, 2012. Barry University professor of nursing Jessie Colin, Ph.D., FRE was one of the seven inductees.

The IRE began in 2004 with the purpose of providing boards of nursing with high quality regulatory education, expanding the body of knowledge related to regulation through research and scholarly work, developing the capacity of regulators to become expert leaders, and developing a network of regulators who collaborate to improve regulatory practices and outcomes.

The IRE Fellowship Program is a four-year comprehensive educational and professional development program designed for current regulators who want to enhance their knowledge of and leadership in nursing regulation. The program includes experiences in analyzing issues involving public policy and regulation, strategic planning, patient safety, and communication. It also requires the application of evidence-based concepts in decision making and leadership.

Individuals who complete the Fellowship Program requirements are called a Fellow of the NCSBN Regulatory Excellence Institute (FRE) and are entitled to use the initials “FRE” after their name in recognition of their accomplishment.

The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) is a not-for-profit organization whose members include the boards of nursing in the 50 states, the District of Columbia and four U.S. territories — American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands and the Virgin Islands. There are also 12 associate members.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Awarded The College of Nursing and Health Sciences 1.2 Million in Grant Funds for FY2013

Congratulations to Dr. Jessie Colin for her work on the HRSA grant. The College of Nursing and Health Sciences was awarded 1.2 million in grant funds for the Nurse Faculty Loan Program, for the fiscal year 2013.

Dr. Indra Hershorin to Present Abstract at XIII Pan American Nursing Research Colloquium, September 2012

​Congratulations to Dr. Indra Hershorin for having her abstract entitled “A New Challenge for the Millennium: Type 2 Diabetes in Children” accepted for an oral presentation at the XIII Pan American Nursing Research Colloquium hosted by the University of Miami, September 5-7, 2012 Miami Beach, FL.

Sigma Theta Tau International's 23rd International Nursing Research Congress -- Notification Letter for Oral Presentation

ongratulations Dr. Indra Hershorin on having her abstract for Sigma Theta Tau International's 23rd International Nursing Research Congress, "Active Teaching, Active Learning: Are Todays Students Engaged in Learning?," selected for an Oral presentation.​

American Nurses Association Elects Gene Majka As Florida Delegate

Professor Gene Majka has been elected as a Florida delegate at the ANA Conference in Washington D.C. June 14-16, 2012.