Dr. Raines is a Perinatal Clinical Specialist, Professor, Researcher and Educational Technologist. Dr. Raines has experience in both acute care and community based setting and has taught in the academic and professional-education settings. Dr. Raines has published over 100 articles, book chapters, and professional educational items. She is a Fellow in the National Academy of Nursing Education and was elected a Distinguished Practitioner in the National Academy of Practice.
MSN: Perinatal Clinical Specialist, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
BSN: Nursing, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
Professional Membership or Societies
Sigma Theta Tau International
Honors or Awards
Grand Prize Winner: Scholar of Change. Walden University. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rC1AMqlBeeA&feature=BFa&list=PL41B16503A5D997CC&lf=plpp, August,25 2011
South Regional Winner: Advancing and Leading the Profession. Nurse.Com Nursing Excellence Awards. http://news.nurse.com/article/20111010/FL01/111007007, October 15, 2011
NLN Award for Outstanding Leadership in Workforce Development. National League for Nursing., October 2, 2010
Innovations in Clinical Research Award. Sigma Theta Tau International., November 2, 2007.
Virginia Commonwealth University: Medical College of Virginia – Outstanding Alumni Award – Medical College of Virginia Alumni Association, April 28, 2007
Excellence in On-Line Teaching Award. E-College: International Educator Conference, March 28, 2007
Palm Healthcare Community Partner Award – Palm HealthCare Foundation, December 4, 2006
Raines, D.A. (2011). Be efficient, not busy: Time Management Strategies for online educators. Faculty Focus. (January 24) available at: http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/online-education/be-efficient-not-busy-time-management-strategies-for-online-teaching
Raines, D. (2012 ). Nurse Preceptors’ Views of Precepting Undergraduate Nursing Students. Nursing Education Prespectives.
Raines, D.A. Ricci, P., Brown, S. Eggenberger, T., Hindle, T & Schiff, M. (2011). Cheating In Online Courses: The Student Definition. Journal of Effective Teaching. 11(1): 80-89.
Raines, D., (November 24, 2010) "What Attracts Second Degree Students to a Career In Nursing?" OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing Vol. 16 No. 1. DOI: 10.3912/OJIN.Vol16No01PPT03
Raines D.A., (2010). Neonatal Care at the Moment of Birth: Using Simulation to Prepare the Nurse. Advances in Neonatal Care. 10(4):176-181, doi: 10.1097/ANC.0b013e3181e94160
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Boca Raton, FL 33487
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