Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Sigrid Ladores is a pediatric nurse practitioner who is investigating reproductive health concerns in adolescents and young adults with chronic illnesses. She has presented her research in local, regional, national, and international conferences. She is also a respected scholar and leader in the Philippine Nurses Association of America.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 "If We Would Have Known": A Couple's Regret Over a Missed Opportunity to Have a Biological Child After Lung Transplantation.Journal of Patient Experience.  5:320-322. 2018
    2018 Fears surrounding pregnancy and motherhood among women with cystic fibrosisWomen's Healthcare2018
    2018 Critical Thinking Series: Older adolescent with cystic fibrosis: Transitioning to adult carePediatric Nursing2018
    2018 Ethical issues when conducting research in people with cystic fibrosisJournal of Nursing Practice Applications and Reviews of Research2018
    2018 Sexual and reproductive health behaviors and experiences reported by young women with cystic fibrosisJournal of Cystic Fibrosis.  17:57-63. 2018
    2018 Sexual and reproductive health care utilization and preferences reported by young women with cystic fibrosisJournal of Cystic Fibrosis.  17:64-70. 2018
    2018 Sexual and reproductive health care utilization and preferences reported by young women with cystic fibrosisJournal of Cystic Fibrosis2018
    2017 Critical Thinking Case Studies: A pre-adolescent with tibia painPediatric Nursing2017
    2017 Disclosing a child’s difficult diagnosis to parents: A review of literatureJournal of Nursing Practice Applications and Reviews of Research2017
    2017 Electronic diaries in healthcare: A review of the literatureJournal of Nursing Practic Applications and Reviews of Research2017
    2017 Health-related quality of life in cystic fibrosis: A concept analysisJournal of Nursing Doctoral Students Scholarship2017
    2017 A Case Report of Pregnancy During Use of Targeted Therapeutics for Cystic FibrosisJOGN nursing; journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing.  46:72-77. 2017
    2016 A day in the life of an adolescent female with cystic fibrosis and the role of the advanced practice nurse: A case studyJournal of Nursing Education and Practice.  7. 2016
    2016 Fertility and Reproductive Health Implications of Targeted Therapeutics for Cystic FibrosisReproductive System and Sexual Disorders.  05. 2016
    2015 Fertility preservation for young cervical cancer survivorsWomen's Healthcare2015
    2015 The Early Postpartum Experience of Previously Infertile MothersJOGN nursing; journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing.  44:370-379. 2015
    2015 Concept Analysis of Health Care Transition in Adolescents with Chronic ConditionsJournal of Pediatric Nursing.  30:e119-e129. 2015
    2015 First-time mothers with a history of infertility: Their internalized pressure to breastfeedJournal of Human Lactation.  31:504-510. 2015
    2014 Postpartum depression previously infertile mothers: A meta-ethnographyJournal of Ethnographic and Qualitative Research2014

    Research Overview

  • Fertility and adolescents with chronic illnesses; health care transition in adolescents with chronic illnesses; postpartum experience of previously infertile mothers; assisted reproductive technology; cystic fibrosis care models
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Science, University of Central Florida 2013
  • Master of Nursing in Pediatric Nurse / Nursing, University of Pennsylvania 2002
  • Bachelor of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, University of Pennsylvania 1997
  • Awards And Honors

  • President's Excellence in Teaching Award (pending decision), 2018
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award for PhD mentee, Leigh Ann Bray, 2018
  • Outstanding Alumni Award nominee, 2017
  • Global Health Award nominee, 2017
  • Selected to be in the 2017 Cohort of the National Human Genome Research Institute's Short Course in Genomics Training Program, 2017
  • Selected to be in the Fall 2017 cohort of the Clinical Investigator Training Program, 2017
  • Best Clinical Junior Award finalist for Abstract,"Advancing comprehensive care through interdisciplinary cystic fibrosis...", 2017
  • Top 12 of Doctoral Student Abstract, "Gender differences in health-related quality of life in adults with cystic fibrosis: Preliminary findings", 2017
  • Emerging Researcher Award nominee for 2017, 2016
  • Selected to be in the 2015 Cohort of the Center for Clinical and Translational Science Training Program, 2015
  • First Place, "Let Us Entertain You" fundraising dance competition to benefit nursing student scholarships - Raised over $10,000, 2014
  • Selected as 1 of 5 presenters from the Philippine Nurses Association of America Leadership Scholars Program, 2014
  • Edith Anderson Leadership Education Grant - $1,000, 2014
  • Finalist - Philippine Nurses Association of America Educator of the Year, 2014
  • Outstanding Dissertation Award for Graduate Students finalist, 2014
  • Nurse of the Year finalist: Academic Education Category, 2014
  • Leadership Scholars Program - Selected for competitive three-tier leadership development & mentoring program - Level 3 (Highest level), 2013
  • Certificate of Distinguished Achievement, 2013
  • Drs. Linda and Glenn Hennig Scholarship - $1,000, 2013
  • MVP Recognition Award for Outstanding Contribution, 2012
  • Nurse of the Year: Graduate Student Category, 2012
  • March of Dimes Nurse of the Year finalist: Clinical and Academic Education Category, 2012
  • Knightingale Scholarship - $1,000, 2012
  • Advance Nursing Education Traineeship Grant toward PhD at University of Central Florida College of Nursing - $400, 2012
  • Advance Nursing Education Traineeship Grant toward PhD at University of Central Florida College of Nursing - $450, 2011
  • Outstanding Speaker Award, 2011
  • Scholar of the Year - $1,000, 2011
  • Promise of Nursing Central Florida Regional Faculty Fellowship - $4,000, 2011
  • Advance Nursing Education Traineeship Grant toward PhD at University of Central Florida College of Nursing - $245, 2011
  • Advance Nursing Education Traineeship Grant toward PhD at University of Central Florida College of Nursing - $1,000, 2011
  • Promise of Nursing Central Florida Regional Faculty Fellowship - $2,000, 2010
  • 3rd Place for Poster Presentation - Investigating Postpartum Depression Using Three Qualitative Approaches, 2009
  • Named into the Madison Who's Who for outstanding academic standing, 2008
  • Induction into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, University of Central Florida Chapter, 2007
  • Honorable Mention for Poster Presentation - Paper or Plastic: Innovative Use of Electronic Diaries in Research, 2007
  • Summa Cum Laude (GPA 3.91/4.0) - Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), 2002
  • Advance Nursing Education Traineeship Grant toward MSN at University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing - $10,000, 2001
  • Induction into Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing, Xi Chapter, 1997
  • Nightingale Award - Highest honor conferred to undergraduate nursing student who most exemplifies excellence in clinical care, 1997
  • Magna Cum Laude (GPA 3.60/4.0) - Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), 1997
  • Dean's List, 1997
  • Dean's List, 1996
  • Full Name

  • Sigrid Ladores