Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Coles is currently an Instructor in the RN Mobility Program in the UAB School of Nursing. She is the Course Manager for the Leadership and Management for RNs, but has taught in multiple undergraduate programs. Her background includes twenty years’ experience in burn care. Her clinical and research interests include quality performance in wound care products, and an interdisciplinary effort in the education of the burn patient and their family/caregiver to promote functional outcomes.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2017 Chapter 5: Bruises and BurnsChild Abuse Quick Reference, 3rd Ed: For Health Care, Social Service and Law Enforcement Professionals2017
    2017 Medical Adhesive Related Skin Injury (MARSI) following emergent appendectomy: A case study of MARSI and missed opportunities in nursing careJournal of Wound, Ostomy,and Continence Nursing2017
    2017 Medical Adhesive-Related Skin Injury Following Emergent Appendectomy: A Case Study of MARSI and Missed Opportunities in Nursing Care.Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing.  44:188-192. 2017
    2009 Topical Treatment Protocol for Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisJournal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing.  36:330-334. 2009
    2008 Chairman’s Choice: “Slip Sliding Away”—The Importance of Quality Performance in Wound Care ProductsSouthern Medical Journal.  101:S2-S5. 2008
    2008 Chairman's choice: "slip sliding away"--the importance of quality performance in wound care products.Journal of Burn Care and Rehabilitation.  29:S176-S179. 2008

    Research Overview

  • Burn care management, research and teaching to the patient with burns, first responders and staff.
  • Teaching Activities

  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR738L - Scholarly Project Development (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR427L - Concepts of Complex Nur Pract (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR510L - Clinical Practice Communities (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR378 - Nursing of Older Adults for RN (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR311L - Nursing Skills Development I (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Leadership Develop Practicum (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR378 - Nursing of Older Adults for RN (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR510L - Clinical Practice Communities (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR313L - Concepts Professional Nur Prac (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR321L - Nursing Skills Development II (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR436L - Nurs of the Adult Practicum (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR604 - Ldrship in Adv Nur Prac Roles (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR397 - Comm/Public Health Nursing RNs (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR557 - Ldrshp & Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • NUR457 - Ldrshp/Mgt Prof Nur for RNs (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR458L - Clinical Practicum for RNs (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR502L - Foundations Clinical Practice (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • NUR502L - Foundations Clinical Practice (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • NCL686L - CNL Practicum II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • NCL685L - CNL Practicum I (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR502L - Foundations Clinical Practice (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • NUR518L - Synthesis Practicum in Nursing (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • Full Name

  • Karen Coles
  • Blazerid

  • kcoles