Roger Rholdon, DNP, APRN, CPNP-AC
- Assistant Professor
- Univeristy of Louisiana at Lafayette
- PHONE: (337) 482-5640
- BSN, Texas Christian University
- MSN, University of South Alabama
- DNP, University of South Alabama
Licensure and Board Certifications
- Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Acute Care
- Assistant Professor
- University of Louisiana at Lafayette, School of Nursing
Honors & Awards
- LSNA District IV Acadiana Celebrates Nurses 2016 award recipient
- Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners
- National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
- Emergency Nurses Association
Areas of Research Interest
- Safe Sleep
- Sudden unexpected infant deaths
- Emergency Department
Selected Publications & Presentations
- Lemoine, J. & Rholdon, R. (2019). Exploring knowledge and practices among nurses in the Southern United States about infant safe sleep recommendations: A focused ethnography. Journal of Clinical Nursing. In-Review
- Delta Eta Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau international Annual Business Meeting: using the S-EBPQ© to Measure the Practice Attitude, and Knowledge of Undergraduate Nursing Students, Lafayette, LA, April 11,2019
- Society of Simulation in Healthcare, 18th International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, Professor Rounds: Enhancing Knowledge and Retention of Infant Safe Sleep Practices with Simulation, Los Angeles, CA January 14, 2018.
- Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Education Research Conference, Podium Presentation: the Use of Simulation to Improve Nursing Students' Knowledge and Retention of Infant Safe Sleep Practices, Washington, D.C., April 19-21, 2018.
- Rholdon, R., Lemoin, J., Templet, T. (2018). Simulation: Improving knowledge and retention of infant safe sleep practices. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 19, 38-42. Retrieved from https://doi.org.10.1016/j.ecns.2018.04.001
- Rholdon, R. (2017). Understanding the Risk Sitting and Carrying Devices Pose to Safe Infant Sleep. Nursing for Women's Health, 21(3), 225-230, doi:10.1016/j.nwh.2017.04.006
- Rholdon, R. (2016). Outcomes of a Quality Improvement Project: An Implementation of Inpatient Infant Safe Sleep Practices. Pediatric Nursing.
- Templet, T. & Rholdon, R. (2016). Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention Strategies for Hair-Thread Tourniquet Syndrome in Infants. Nursing for Women's Health, 20(4), 421-425. Doi: 10.1016/j.nwh.2016.06.005
- Rholdon, R. & Rholdon, F. (2016). A Typical Kawasaki Disease: A Case Report. Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association, 8(3), 205-208. doi:10.1907/JDN.0000000000000228.
- Rholdon, R. & Templet, T. (2016). Recognizing Infants Exposed to Illicit Substances in Utero, The Journal For Nurse Practitioners,12(4), e177-e178. doi:org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2016.0l.016
- Women's and Children's Hospital: The World of Pediatrics: Pediatric Red Flags, Lafayette, LA, July 11, 2016.
- Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses, Poster presentation: Outcomes of a Quality Improvement Project: Implementation of Inpatient Safe Sleep Practices, Grapevine, TX, June 11-15, 2016.
- Women's and Children's Hospital: The World of Pediatrics: Not Just Little Adults, Lafayette, LA, May 24, 2016.
- University of Louisiana at Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Profession Continuing Education Program: Pharmacology Update. Pediatric Diabetes: A Case Study, Lafayette, LA, October, 2015.
Selected Funded Projects & Research
- University of Louisiana at Lafayette College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions Department of Nursing, Research mini-grant, Nursing Research Pilot Grant, 2018- The Use if Simulation to Improve Nursing Staff's Knowledge and Retention of Infant Safe Sleep Practices. Awarded $2,830.00.
- Sigma Theta tau Delta Eta Chapter Research Grant, 2016 Co-PI, The Use of Simulation to Improve Nursing Students' Knowledge and Retention of infant Safe Sleep Practices. Awarded $500.00.
Pediatric Nursing. Content reviewer