Jennifer Berkowicz Lemoine, DNP APRN NNP-BC

  • Jennifer LemoineAssistant Professor

Education

  • D.N.P. University of Alabama
  • M.N. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  • B.S.N. Loyola University New Orleans
  • A.N.D. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Post Graduate/Specialty Training

  • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Board Certified

Licensure and Board Certifications

  • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, National Certification Corporation: LA APRN NNP
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructor, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • STABLE Support Instructor
  • Registered Nurse, Louisiana
  • Advanced Practice Register Nurse, Louisiana
  • NCC certification as a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructor, AAPULearn Certified Online Teacher/Course Designer

Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Honors & Awards

  • 2015 Acadiana Celebrates Nursing Honoree. Top 25 Nurses in Acadiana. Louisiana State Nurses Association.
  • 2014 Summer Research Award. Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feeding in Gastroschisis Patients. University of Louisiana at Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions, $4,500.00.
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions, Rising Star Award, Academic year 2013-2014
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions, Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Faculty Group Teaching NURS 403/405, Academic year 2013-2014.
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing:2014 Faculty Policy Intensive Program Fellow, Washington, D.C. March 27, 2014.

Professional Affiliations

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society
  • Simulation Medical Training and Education Council, Faculty Development Committee
  • Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners                       
    • State Secretary 2015 - present
    • State Treasurer 2011 - 2014
    • Chair Finance Committee 2011 – 2014
    • Finance Committee 2014 – present
    • Health Policy Committee 2011 - present
    • Lafayette Regional Representative Representative 2010-2011
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners                                                      
  • Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nursing
  • Acadiana Chapter Coordinator 2011-2015
  • Editorial Advisory Board Health Mom and Baby
  • Louisiana State Nurses' Association, District IV                                   
  • National Association of Neonatal Nurses                                                 
  • The American Academy of Neonatal Nursing
  • Office of Public Health Region IV Fetal & Infant Mortality Case Review Member

Areas of Research Interest

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program - Effects of High-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavioral Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation Course (Primary Investigator)
  • Clinical Practices in Neonatal Nutrition - Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feedings in Patients with Gastroschisis (Primary Investigator)
  • Effects of High-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavioral Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation

Selected Publications & Presentations

  • Lemoine, J. & Hurst, J. (2015). Are you screening your patients for HIV? The Journal for Nurse Practitioners (in press). Doi 10.1016/j.nurpra.2015.05.005.
  • Lemoine, J., Smith R.R. & White, D. (2015). Got Milk? Effects of early enteral feedings in patients with gastroschisis. Advances in Neonatal Care, 15(3), 166-175. Doi 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000171.
  • Lemoine, J. Chauvin, S.W., Broussard, L, and Oberleitner, M.G., (2015). Statewide inter-professional faculty development in simulation-based education for health professions. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 11, 153-162.
  • Lemoine, J. (2014). Got Milk? Effects of early enteral feedings in gastroschisis patients. Abstract. Advances in Neonatal Care, 14(3), 220-221.
  • Lemoine, J. & Hurst, H. (2012). Integration of SMART pump technology to reduce medication errors in the NICU. Nursing for Women's Health, 16(2), 151 – 158.
  • Lemoine, J. & Daigle, S. (2010). Neonatal resuscitation simulation: Improving safety while enhancing confidence and competence. Nursing for Women's Health, 14(2), 143 - 145.
  • Broussard, L., Myers, R. & Lemoine, J. (2009). Preparing pediatric nurses: The role of simulation-based learning. Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, 32, 1 – 12.
  • Podium Presentation: Developing Inter-Professional Simulation-Based Education, Louisiana Statewide Simulation Faculty Development Program Phase I, Lafayette, LA, May 18, 2015.
  • Poster Presentation: Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feedings in Patients with Gastroschisis. 2015 Dr. Linda Corson Jones Scholarship Day, LSUHSC, Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Nu Chapter, New Orleans, LA, March 27, 2015.
  • Podium Presentation: Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feedings in Patients with Gastroschisis. Pediatrix Medical Group, Coninuous Quality Improvement Conference, February 18, 2015.
  • Podium Presentation: Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feedings in Patients with Gastroschisis. Pediatrix Medical Group, Advanced Practice Conference, February 17, 2015.
  • Podium Presentation: Informatics and the Future of Health Care, Louisiana Action Coalition: The Future of Health Care Delivery in Louisiana, January 21, 2015.
  • Podium Presentation: Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feedings in Gastroschisis Patients. Accent on Scholarship Research Day sponsored by UL Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions and Sigma Theta Tau International , Delta Eta Chapter, Lafayette, LA, December 4, 2014.
  • Podium PresentationPodium Presentation: Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feedings in Gastroschisis Patients. Academy of Neonatal Nursing, 14th National Neonatal Nurses Conference, September 4, 2014.
  • Podium Presentation: Developing Effective Simulation-based Skill/Procedures Training, Louisiana Statewide Simulation Faculty Development Program Phase II, Lafayette, LA, May, 15 2014.
  • Podium Presentation: Strategies to Enhance Learning in Scenario Based Simulation Training, Louisiana Statewide Simulation Faculty Development Program Phase II, Lafayette, LA, May, 15 2014.
  • Podium Presentation: Got Milk? Effects of Early Enteral Feedings in Gastroschisis Patients. National Association of Neonatal Nurses, 9th Annual Research Summit, April 1-3, 2014.
  • Podium Presentation: Precepting Danger! Instruction Zone Ahead! The Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners, 19th Annual Primary Care Conference, Shreveport, LA, September 21, 2013.
  • Podium Presentation: Designing and Using Assessment in Simulation-based Training, Louisiana Statewide Simulation Faculty Development Program Phase I, Lafayette, LA, June 6, 2013.
  • Podium Presentation: Coaching and Feedback Strategies in Simulation-based Training and Debriefing Sessions, Louisiana Statewide Simulation Faculty Development Program Phase I, June 6, 2013.
  • Podium Presentation: Designing and Using Assessment in Simulation-based Training, Louisiana Statewide Simulation Faculty Development Program Phase I, Lafayette, LA, May 16, 2013.
  • Podium Presentation: Coaching and Feedback Strategies in Simulation-based Training and Debriefing Sessions, Louisiana Statewide Simulation Faculty Development Program Phase I, May 16, 2013.
  • Podium Presentation: The New NRP 2012: Can You Hear Me Now?, Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses, State Conference, Baton Rouge, LA, October 19, 2012.
  • Poster Presentation: Effects of High-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavioral Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation Course, The Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners, 18th Annual Primary Care Conference, New Orleans, LA, September 22, 2012.
  • Poster Presentation: Louisiana, We’re Listening, The Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners, 18th Annual Primary Care Conference, New Orleans, LA, September 22, 2012.
  • Poster Presentation: Effects of High-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavioral Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation Course, The Academy of Neonatal Nursing, 12th National Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurse Conference, Chicago, IL. September 6, 2012 (accepted).
  • Podium Presentation: The New NRP, Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses, Acadiana Region, Lafayette, LA, March 30, 2012.
  • Podium Presentation: Effects of High-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavioral Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation Course: Pilot Research Study Results, Accent on Scholarship Research Day sponsored by UL Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions and Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Eta Chapter, Lafayette, LA, December 1, 2011.
  • Poster Presentation: Effects of High-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavioral Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation Course, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL, April 15, 2011.
  • Podium Presentation: Effects of High-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavior Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation Course," Accent on Scholarship Research Day sponsored by UL Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions and Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Eta Chapter. Lafayette, LA, December 2, 2010.
  • Presentation: Case Studies in Neonatal Nursing: Cardiac. Women's and Children's Hospital, Lafayette, LA, August 6, 2010
  • Presentation: Case Studies in Neonatal Nursing: Infection. Women's and Children's Hospital, Lafayette, LA, August 6, 2010.
  • Presentation: Simulation-Based Learning in Nursing Education, LCTCS Nurse Educator Institute, Lafayette, LA, July 27, 2009.
  • Paper Presentation: “Preparing Pediatric Nurses: The Role of Simulation-Based Learning” Accent on Scholarship Research Day Sponsored by UL Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions and Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Eta Chapter, December 4, 2008.
  • Presentation: “Go Figure, Calculations in the NICU,” Women and Children’s Hospital, Lafayette, LA, July 23, 2008.
  • Presentation: Prevention of Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Preterm Infants: A 20-Year Experience, Women and Children’s Hospital, Lafayette, LA, April 1, 2008.
  • Presentation: Emerging Trends in Acquired Neonatal Intestinal Disease: Is It Time to Abandon Bell’s Criteria?,” Women and Children’s Hospital, Lafayette, LA, April 1, 2008.
  • Presentation: Oxygen Targeting, Women and Children’s Hospital, Lafayette, LA, June 20, 2007.Presentation: Use of Nitric Oxide in Preterm Infants, Women and Children’s Hospital, Lafayette, LA, March 15, 2007.

Selected Funded Projects and Research

  • Lemoine, J. & Hurst, H. (2015). "Maternal-Child Learning Lab High-Fidelity Simulator: Enhancement of the Department of Nursing Learning Resource Center,” UL Lafayette Student Government Association Student Technology Enhancement Program, Amount Funded $70,894.02.
  • Lemoine, J. & Stueben, F. (2011). "Integration of Technology Systems in the Clinical Setting to Enhance Educational Opportunities for the Millennial Nursing Student," UL Lafayette Student Government Association Student Technology Enhancement Program, Amount Funded $15,224.50
  • Lemoine, J. (2010). "Effects of high-Fidelity vs. Low-Fidelity Simulation Training on the Enhancement of Cognitive, Psychomotor and Behavioral Skills in a Neonatal Resuscitation Course," Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Eta Chapter, Amount Funded $ 750.00
  • Broussard, L. & Lemoine J. (2008). “Integration of Newborn Simulation into Maternal Child Nursing Education,” UL Lafayette Student Government Association Student Technology Enhancement Program, Amount Funded $ 23,518

Research/Review

  • Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nursing: 2015 Research Advisory Panel. The purpose of this panel is to review grants, and conventions research presentation applications and select recipients, January, 2015 – present.