Lorinda J. Sealey, PhD, RN

  • Associate Professor
  • Southeastern Louisiana University
  • College of Nursing and Health Sciences SLU 10448
  • Hammond LA 70402
  • PHONE: (225)-765-2324/ (985)-549-5045
  • EMAIL:lsealey@selu.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. Louisiana State University
  • M.S. Arizona State University
  • B.S. University of Texas at Austin

Licensure and Board Certifications

  • Registered Nurse in Louisiana

Academic Positions

  • Graduate Nursing Coordinator/ Associate Professor, Southeastern Louisiana University, School of Nursing.

Honors & Awards

  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing, Rho Zeta Chapter
  • Recipient of Baton Rouge District Association's Helen Johnson Creemens Excellence in Teaching Award.
  • President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Southeastern Louisiana University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Nurses Association
  • Louisiana State Nurses Association
  • Baton Rouge District Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Rho Zeta Chapter
  • Transcultural Nursing Society

Areas of Research Interest

  • Cultural Competence in Nursing Care
  • Cultural Competence in Nursing Education

Selected Publications & Presentations

  • Publications
  • Sealey, L., & Hathorn, D. (2014) The lived experience of Southeastern and UNAH students working  together. The Qualitative Report. 19(96), 1-20. 
  • Carruth, A. Levin, J., Gilmore, K. Bui, T., Gallardo, G., Evert, W. & Sealey, L. (2010). Cultural influences on safety and health education among Vietnamese fishermen. Journal of Agromedicine, 15, 375-385.
  • Presentations
  • Development & Psychometric Validation of the Cultural  Diversity Questionnaire for Nurse Educators­Revised  (CDQNE­R), Trancultural Nursing Society, Portland  Oregon, October, 2016.  
  • The Lived Experience of Honduran and American Nursing Students.  The Qualitative Report 6th Annual Conference, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL., January, 2015
  • The lived experience of Southeastern and UNAH students working together. Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing, Rho Zeta Chapter, 2011.
  • Professional Socialization of Second Degree Students. Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Rho Zeta Chapter, Annual Connie Logan Research Day. 2011.
  • Developing Cultural Competence in Health Care. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, Presented to LSU Student Organization: Multiculturalism in Health Care. 2010.
  • The Lived Experience of Nursing Students from the United States and Honduras Working Together: A Model for Study Abroad. Universidad Autónoma de Honduras (UNAH), School of Nursing, Tegucigalpa. 2010.
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. “Developing cultural competence in health care” presentation for Multiculturalism in Health Care Student Organization, 2010.
  • A Model for Study Abroad: American and Honduran Nursing Students Working Together. Our Lady of the Lake, Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge, LA, sponsored by BRDNA. 2010.
  • The Lived Experience of Nursing Students from the United States and Honduras Working Together: A Model for Study Abroad. Indianapolis, Indiana. Sigma Theta Tau International, Biennial Convention. 2009. ·  Levels of Nursing Education and Practice in the United States. Colegio de Enfermeras (Board of Nursing), Tegucigalpa, Honduras. 2009.

Selected Funded Projects and Research

  • Advance Education Nursing Traineeship Award, HRSA. Funded 2011 - 2012; 2012 - 2014, 2014-2016.
  • Using Technology to Enhance Communication between Nursing Students and the Hispanic Community. SLU, Center for Faculty Excellence Innovative Teaching Initiative (CITI) Grant. 2009.
  • Lived Experience of Southeastern Nursing Students Working with UNAH Nursing Students in Honduras: A Model for Study Abroad. Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing – Rho Zeta Chapter. Research grant. 2009.

 

Intercollegiate Consortium for a Master of Science in Nursing