Bonnie Nickasch

Director of Post-Licensure Program, Associate Professor
College of Nursing

nickascb@uwosh.edu

Education

  • - DNP 2014 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
  • - MSN 2006 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
  • - BSN 2000 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
  • - BS 1995 University of Wisconsin Stevens Point; Health Promotion & Wellness, Psychology (minor)

 

Certification(s)

  • - 2006-Present American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Family Nurse Practitioner Certification (FNP-BC)
  • - 2006-Present Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber (APNP) - Wisconsin
  • - 2006-Present Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certification
  • - 2000-Present Registered Nurse - Wisconsin

 

Expertise

  • - FNP urgent care, family practice and pediatrics

 

Publication(s)

  • - Nickasch, B. Wallace-Leece, J, & Lancaster, R. (2019). Adolescent Endocrine Challenges: Diagnostic Case Review. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 15. E147- e150
  • - Nickasch, B., Lehr, M., Schmidt, B., Henne, T., & Wippich, C. (2018). Current Perceptions: the DNP-PhD Divide. Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice. 11(2), 107-113.
  • - Nickasch, B., Marnocha, S., Grebe, L., Scheelk, H., & Kuehl, C. (2016). What do I do next? Nurses’ Confusion and Uncertainty with ECG Monitoring. MEDSURG Journal, 25(6), 418-422 (H Index 23)
  • - Bulfin, S., Ellis, K., Moore, K., Nickasch, B., & Vogt, M. (2016). Academic Practice Partnerships: Sharing the Vision for Advanced Practice Nursing Education. Washington, DC, NONPF.
  • - Vesel, J. & Nickasch, B. (2015). Post-partum post-traumatic stress disorder: An evidence review & model. Nursing for Women’s Health, 19(6). 504-522 (IF, 2.322)
  • - Nickasch, B. (2014, September 8). Pivotal points on the DNP path. Nurse Practitioner Perspective from ADVANCEHealth Network for NPs and PAs, 1(3), 41-43
  • - Nickasch, B. & Marnocha, S. (2009). Healthcare experiences of the homeless. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 21(1), 39-46. (IF 0.709)

 

Select Presentations:

  • - 2019 Recognizing Intimate Partner Violence through Simulation for DNP-FNP Students, 2019 QSEN International Forum, Cleveland, OH
  • - 2019 Wisconsin Council of Medical Education and Workforce Care Delivery Task Force Presentation - APRNs with Focus on NPs. Wisconsin Council of Medical Education and Workforce/Wisconsin Hospital Association, Fitschburg, WI
  • - 2019 Incorporating Social Determinants of Health in Doctoral Education American Association of Colleges of Nursing, San Diego, CA
  • - 2019 Real Life Challenges Encountered by International Students Applying to and Entering a Graduate Nursing Program American Association of Colleges of Nursing, San Diego, CA
  • - 2018 Spring Commencement Address: Overcoming Challenges in your Professional Career. UW Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI
  • - 2018 Matriculation of DNP Students through the DNP Scholarly Project. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN
  • - 2018 Optimizing DNP and PhD Collaboration for Student Success. 10th National Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference, New Orleans, LA
  • - 2017 Interprofessional Education - A Triad Approach to Team-Based Care. Interprofessional Collaborations: Advancing Wisconsin’s Healthcare and Education - Wisconsin Council on Education & Workforce, Madison, WI

 

Awards and Honors

  • - 2019 American Association of Colleges of Nursing Leadership in Academic Nursing Programs (LANP) Fellow
  • - 2018 National Nurses Week Scholarship/Research Award University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
  • - 2017 Key Award for the 2015-2017 biennium for Eta Pi Chapter Key Award of Sigma Theta Tau International
  • - 2017 Qualitative Writer’s Award for article: “What Do I Do Next? Nurses’ Confusion and Uncertainty with ECG Monitoring” MEDSURG Nursing Journal
  • - 2017 Research Award - Eta Pi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International
  • - 2016 Edward M. Penson Distinguished Faculty Award University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
  • - 2014 Nurses for Wisconsin Grant Recipient University of Wisconsin System

 

Grants

  • - 2019 Neil E. Park Foundation Award
  • - 2018 Northeast WI AHEC Interprofessional Award
  • - 2018 Neil E. Park Foundation Award
  • - 2016 Arnold P. Gold Foundation (APGF) and American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) - White Coat Ceremony Award