Brenda Barnes, MSN, RN

Director of Nursing Resource Center & Visiting Assistant Professor

139 University Hall



MSN, Wright State University

BSN, Miami University

ADN, Miami University

Professional Experience

Manager, Center of Nursing Excellence, 2012-2013

Professional Development Specialist, 2000-2012

Adjunct Faculty, 2003-2012

Clinical Nurse Educator, 1993-2000

Clinical Nurse, 1982-1993



Fundamentals of Professional Nursing Practice

Health and Physical Assessment


2013, Miami University Workforce Development Proposal: Engineering and Nursing Additive Manufacturing for Biohealth Industry Applications

2013, Presentation "Nurturing Resilience in the 1st Year of Nursing Practice" at WSU Research Conference (Dayton, Ohio)

2012, Poster Presentation: "Nurturing Resilience in the 1st Year of Nursing Practice" at 2012 ANCC National Magnet Conference (Los Angeles, CA)

2009, Research Project: Relationship of BKAT Scores and Length of Nursing Orientation-A Retrospective Analysis.

2006, Poster Presentation: "Nurse Internships Positively Affect Professional Nurse Outcomes" at Ninth National Magnet Conference (Miami, Florida)