Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Dana Mitchell joined the UABSON as faculty in 2015. Her clinical expertise includes critical care nursing and cardiology, with subspecialty experience in heart failure and heart and lung transplantation. She holds a specialty certification in heart failure nursing and is an active member of the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses. Dr. Mitchell teaches in both the graduate and prelicensure programs.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 An innovative physical assessment simulation for accelerated master’s in nursing studentsJournal of Nursing Education.  57:628. 2018

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Mitchell has special interests in care coordination and transitions of care for chronically ill adults, especially in relation to heart failure.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Dr. Mitchell's primary teaching focus is within the pre-licensure program, having taught primarily in foundational skills, adult health, and pharmacology classes. In October 2018, Dr. Michell became BSN Program Director for Senior Level Students. She enjoys the rewards and challenges associated with teaching pre-licensure students and is especially interested in mentoring these students as they enter the nursing profession.

    Dr. Mitchell has also taught in the MSN program, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner track, and serves regularly as a DNP Project Chair and committee member.
  • Teaching Activities

  • NUR310 - Concpt of Professional Nursing (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR310 - Concpt of Professional Nursing (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR311L - Nursing Skills Development I (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR311L - Nursing Skills Development I (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR313L - Concepts Professional Nur Prac (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR315 - Population Focused Health Care (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR318 - Pathophysiologic Concepts (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR338 - Pharmacotherapy II (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR387 - Suppl Acad Course for Support (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR388 - Concepts Adult Health Nurs II (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR389L - Cncpts Adult Hlth Nur II Prac (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR392 - Cncpts Maternal Child Hlth Nur (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR393L - Cncpts Matern Chld Hlth Nur Pr (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR409 - Healthcare and Informat Tech (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR410 - Evidence-Based Practice in Nur (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR426 - Concepts of Complex Nursing (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR427L - Concepts of Complex Nur Pract (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR428 - Cncpts Comm and Publ Hlth Nurs (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR546 - Adult Health Nursing III (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR321L - Nursing Skills Development II (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR447L - Synthesis and Assim Practicum (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR321L - Nursing Skills Development II (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR447L - Synthesis and Assim Practicum (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR738L - Scholarly Project Development (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR739L - Scholarly Practice Project (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR546 - Adult Health Nursing III (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR558L - Synthesis and Role Immersion (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR388 - Concepts Adult Health Nurs II (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR447L - Synthesis and Assim Practicum (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR521L - Foundational Skills (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR524 - Pharmacology for AMNP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR526 - Adult Health Nursing I (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR311L - Nursing Skills Development I (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR518L - Synthesis Practicum in Nursing (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR326 - Concepts in Adult Health Nur I (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR614 - Assess Diag Reasoning APN Prac (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR409 - Healthcare and Informat Tech (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR514L - Health Assess Adv Generalist (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR313L - Concepts Professional Nur Prac (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR431L - Nursing Skills Development III (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NCA692L - Res: Adult Gero Acute Cr Nurs (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NCA686L - Adult Gero Acute Care: Prac II (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR514L - Health Assess Adv Generalist (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR312L - Health Assess Across Lifespan (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2014
  • Master of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2005
  • Bachelor of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, University of Alabama 2001
  • Full Name

  • Dana Mitchell