Christy Bacon, MSN, RN

Christy Bacon

Christy Bacon, MSN, RN
Clinical Instructor

Office: NUR 311 
256.824.2462
Christy.Bacon@uah.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • MSN, Jacksonville State University
  • BSN, Jacksonville State University

Professional Certifications

  • RN License
  • CPR Certification

Clinical Expertise

  • Community Health

Teaching Responsibilities

  • NUR 405- Community Health; Clinical Instructor
  • NUR 202- Healthy Living across the Lifespan; Course Manager

Service Activities

  • Co-Chair for Let’s Pretend Hospital: spring 2012 - present.
  • Member of the Nursing and Space Life Sciences Committee: spring of 2010- present.
  • Chair of the Nursing and Space Life Science Committee: fall 2012 – spring 2015
  • Coordinated the following program: Dr. William Tarver, president of the Space Medicine Association and lead physician for the Astronaut Occupational Health Program at Johnson Space Center (NASA) in Houston Texas was the guest speaker. The topic is “The effects of the space flight working environment on the human body” was presented on August 29, 2014. Nursing 3.6 contact hours are offered for the event. The event had a total attendance of 64 participants.

Special Achievements/Honors/Awards

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Membership
  • Poster presentation titled “A Leadership Model to Enhance Leadership Opportunities: CAUTI Project with Undergraduate Students” was awarded first place at the Graduate Awards Ceremony and Poster Presentations on December 10, 2014 at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Co-presenters were Sharon Spencer and Pat Gilliam. This event was sponsored by the Beta Phi chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.

Publications and Presentations

  • Poster presentation titled “A Leadership Model to Enhance Leadership Opportunities: CAUTI Project with Undergraduate Students”