Ellise Adams

Ph.D., CNM

Professor Ph.D. Program Coordinator, College of Nursing

Contact

1610 Ben Graves Drive
Nursing Building
Room 214D
Huntsville, AL 35899
Campus Map

256.824.2442
ellise.adams@uah.edu

Biography

Ellise Adams' Curriculum Vitae


Education

  • Nurse-Midwifery, Frontier Nursing University and American Midwifery Certification Board
  • PhD in Nursing Science, Texas Woman's University
  • MSN, Case Western Reserve University
  • BSN, University of Alabama in Huntsville

Clinical Expertise

  • Intrapartum nursing
  • Normal birth practices
  • Women's health
  • Writing for publication

Expertise

  • The beliefs of Intrapartum Nurses related to birth practices
  • Benefits of skin-to-skin care during cesarean birth
  • Homebirth practices of American women
  • The practice of newborn airway clearance, nursing practice and parental experiences

Recent Publications

  • Adams, E. (2021, in press). Towards evidenced-based practice column. MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, 46(3)

  • Adams, E., & Hanson, L. (2020). From the editors. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 34(3), 189-190.DOI: 10.1097/JPN.0000000000000500

  • O’Neal, P.V., & Adams, E.D. (2020). Is the newborn microbiome disrupted by routine newborn suction? An exploratory approach for policy development. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 34(3), 231-238.https://doi.org/10.1097/JPN.0000000000000499

  • Johnson, J.M., Adams, E.D., & O’Neal, P.V. (2020). Promoting and protecting the gastrointestinal newborn microbiome through breastfeeding practices. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 34(3), 222-230.https://doi.org/10.1097/JPN.0000000000000498

  • Adams, E., Eaton, M. &Haymon, L.(2020). Towards evidenced-based practice column. MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, 45(6), 376-378. DOI10.1097/NMC.0000000000000669

  • Bertrand, K. & Adams, E., (2020). A study of skin-to-skin care during cesarean birth: A mother’s experience. Journal of Perinatal Education 29(1), 50-58.DOI: 10.1891/1058-1243.29.1.50

  • Crenshaw, J. T., Adams, E. D., Gilder, R. E., DeButy, K. & Scheffer, K. L., (2019). Effects of skin-to-skin care during cesareans: A quasi-experimental feasibility/pilot study. Breastfeeding Medicine 14(10), 1-13. Doi: 10.1089/bfm.2019.0202

  • Adams, E., & Krowchuk, H. (2019). Towards evidenced-based practice column. MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, 44(6), 364-366http://dx.doi.org.ezproxy3.lhl.uab.edu/10.1097/NMC.0000000000000423

  • O’Neal, P., Black, C., Adams, E. & Armentrout, D. (2019). Human factors associated with the use of manual bulb suction devices. Nursing Research 68(3), 1-5. DOI: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000340

  • Adams, E. (2018). Guest editorial: Airway clearance for newborns and infants. MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing 43(6), 305-305.DOI: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000482