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CURRICULUM VITAE

Dora Clayton-Jones PhD RN CPNP-PC
Assistant Professor
Department of College of Nursing

OFFICE ADDRESS:

EDUCATION:
1985 - 1990 B.S.-Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
1995 - 1999 M.S.-Nursing, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2009 - 2014 PhD-Nursing, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2014 Preparing Future Faculty Certificate, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
2000 - 2014 Nursing Instructor, Health Sciences, Nursing, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Milwaukee, WI
2002 Clinical Instructor, College of Nursing, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2006 Clinical Preceptor, College of Nursing, Concordia University, Mequon, WI
2007 - 2011 Lab Coordinator, College of Health Sciences, Nursing, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Milwaukee, WI
2007 - 2009 Clinical Instructor, College of Nursing, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2014 - 2015 Assistant Professor, Louise Herrington School of Nursing, Baylor University, Dallas, TX
2015 - 2017 Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
2017 - Present Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2017 - Present Assistant Professor, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2000 - 2004 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Children's Medical Group-School Based Clinics Milwaukee, WI
2004 - 2005 Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Urgent Care, Milwaukee, WI

AWARDS AND HONORS:
1997 Nurse of the Year: Acute Care Nursing Excellence Award, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
1998 Recognition by "Nursing Matters" as a Nurse of Excellence, Nursing Matters
2005 Recognition by "Who's Who Among American Teachers", Who's Who of America
2010 Leadership Fellow, Founder's Leadership Institute, National Black Nurses Association
2011 Templeton Foundation, Scholarship for Duke University Center for Spirituality, Theology, Templeton Foundation
2011 Arthur J. Schmitt Leadership Fellowship, Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation
2012 Milwaukee District Nurses Association Scholarship, Milwaukee District Nurses Association
2017 Diversity Scholar, National Center for Institutional Diversity (NCID)
2018 HELI Scholar, Health Equity Leadership Institute (uwheli.com), The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health & The University of Maryland School of Public Health

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
01/2009 - Present Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing- Delta Gamma Chapter (Member)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Journal Review
2018 - Present Western Journal of Nursing Research

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2010 - Present Board Member; State of the Black Child-Wisconsin Committee Member, Board Member; State of the Black Child-Wisconsin Committee Member, National Black Child Development Institute-Milwaukee
2015 - Present Vice-President, Executive Board, International Association of Sickle Cell Nurses and Professional Associates

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Health Care Transition Experiences among Emerging Adults Living with Sickle Cell Disease
Source:
Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority Incorporated Research Grant
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
2017 - 2018
Direct Funds:
$1,500
 
Title:
Health Care Transition Experiences among Adolescents Living with
Source:
Marquette University Committee on Research-Regular Research
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
2018 - 2020
Direct Funds:
$11,465
 
Title:
Perspectives of Adolescents and Emerging Adults Living with Sickle Cell Disease Using A Community-Based Participatory Approach
Source:
Frenn Award-Marquette University College of Nursing
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
2018 - 2020
Direct Funds:
$2,500
 
Title:
Pinpoint: Gaming Technology to Engage Adolescent Sickle Cell Patients In Precision Pain Phase II
Source:
National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities-National Institute of Health
Role:
Consultant
PI:
Valerie Myers
Dates:
2018 - 2020
Direct Funds:
$500,000
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Spirituality and Religiosity among Adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease
Source:
Nurses Foundation of Wisconsin
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
2012 - 2013
Direct Funds:
$1,000
 
Title:
Health Care Transition Experiences among Emerging Adults Living with Sickle Cell Disease
Source:
Nursing Faculty Research Award-UW-Milwaukee
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
2016 - 2017
Direct Funds:
$1,000
 
Title:
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use among Ethnic Minority Adolescents
Source:
New Connections-Robert Wood Foundation Publication Support
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
2016 - 2017
Direct Funds:
$1,500
 
Title:
Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health Related Research-Functional and Translational Genomics
Source:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-National Institute of Health
Role:
Mentee
PI:
Dr. Betty Pace
Dates:
2017 - 2018
Direct Funds:
$14,500
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
National
Dora Clayton-Jones, “Examining Spiritual Well Being During Health Care Transition in Youth with Sickle Cell Disease.”, The 43rd Annual Sickle Cell Disease Association’s Convention, Baltimore, MD, 10/11/2018 - 2018
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
National
Clayton-Jones, D. Hafez, S., Field, J.J., and Sawdy, R., “Perceptions of Health Care Transition and Consideration of Contextual Factors, Annual Health Care Transition Research Consortium Symposium/Health Care Transition Research Consortium, Houston, TX, 10/24/2018 - 2018
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Clayton-Jones, D., Haglund, K., Schaefer, J., Koenig, H. and George Dalmida, S. (2019). Use of the spiritual development framework in conducting spirituality and health research with adolescents. Journal of Religion and Health. Advance online publication. doi:10.1007/s10943-018-00752-z
2. George Dalmida, S., McCoy, K., Koenig, H.G., Miller, A., Holstad, M., Thomas, T., Clayton-Jones, D., Grant, M., Wirani, M.M., Fleming, T., & Mugoya, G.T. (2018). Religious and psychosocial correlates of medication adherence among outpatients living with HIV/AIDS. Journal of HIV/Aids & Social Services.
3. George Dalmida, S., Aduloju-Ajijola, N., Clayton-Jones, D., Thomas, T.L., Erazo Toscano, R.J., Lewis, R., Fleming, T., Taylor, S., and Lungyong, M. (2018). Sexual Risk Behaviors of African American Adolescent Females: The Role of Cognitive and Religious Factors. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 29(1), 74-83.
4. George, S., McCoy, K., Koenig, H.G., Miller, A., Holstad, M., Thomas, T., Clayton-Jones, D., Grant, M., Fleming, T., Wirani, M.M., & Mugoya, G.T. (2017). Examination of the role of religious and psychosocial factors in HIV medication adherence rates. Journal of Religion and Health, 56(6), 2144-2161.
5. Clayton-Jones, D. & Haglund, K. (2016). The role of spirituality and religiosity in adolescents and adults living with sickle cell disease. Journal of Holistic Nursing, 34(4): 351-360.
6. Clayton-Jones, D., Haglund, K., Belknap, R.A., & Schaefer, J., Thompson, A.A. (2016). Spirituality and religiosity in adolescents living with sickle cell disease. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 38(6), 686-703.
7. Non-Peer Reviewed Publications
8. Clayton-Jones, D. (July 17, 2018). My journey through Wakanda and lessons on leadership. Reflections on Nursing Leadership. Retrieved from https://www.reflectionsonnursingleadership.org/features/more-features/journey-to-wakanda-lessons-i-learned-from-black-panther
9. Clayton-Jones, D. (2014). Honesty, Courage, & Patience: How to Eliminate Disparities and Reduce the Infant Mortality Rate for Black Babies. Being Black is Not a Risk Factor: Statistics and Strengths-Based Solutions in the State of Wisconsin, October 2014. Black Child Development Institute-Milwaukee.
 

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