Positions

Overview

  • Shannon Polson has over 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur and business executive. During her career as a nurse and social worker, she has founded three corporations to deliver treatment services to clients in at risk or under-served areas of the Southeast. She received her Masters of Nursing Science from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and her Masters of Social Work from the University of Alabama and also holds a BA in Political Science from the University of West Georgia.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2017 Bruises and burnsIn Child Abuse Quick Reference: For Health Care, Social Service and Law Enforcement Professionals (3rd ed.).2017
    2017 Sexual abuse interviewIn Child Abuse Quick Reference: For Health Care, Social Service and Law Enforcement Professionals (3rd ed.)2017
    2017 Medical adhesive-related skin injury following emergent appendectomy: A case study of MARSI and missed opportunities in nursing careJournal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing.  44:188-192. 2017

    Research Overview

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Forensic Nursing, Resiliency and Trauma, Wound Care, Chronic Illness, Emergency Preparedness, Interdisciplinary Treatment Approaches, Behavioral Health Nursing
  • Teaching Activities

  • NCL618L - Focus Adv Nur Prac Specializat (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR004 - UAB Hospital Orientation- CRNA (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR401 - Caring Am. Hero: VHA Sys (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • NCL692L - CNL Capstone Practicum (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR004 - UAB Hospital Orientation- CRNA (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NUR401 - Caring Am. Hero: VHA Sys (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • NCL620 - Sys Population-based Care I (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NCL685L - CNL Practicum I (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR401 - Caring Am. Hero: VHA Sys (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR447L - Synthesis and Assim Practicum (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR401 - Caring Am. Hero: VHA Sys (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR447L - Synthesis and Assim Practicum (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • NUR322 - Concepts Behavioral Health Nur (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR322 - Concepts Behavioral Health Nur (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • NUR516L - Clin Practice Psych-Mental Hlt (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR518L - Synthesis Practicum in Nursing (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR322 - Concepts Behavioral Health Nur (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR322 - Concepts Behavioral Health Nur (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR518L - Synthesis Practicum in Nursing (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR322 - Concepts Behavioral Health Nur (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR515 - Psychiatric Mental Health Nur (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR322 - Concepts Behavioral Health Nur (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • NUR429L - Cncpts Comm/Publ Hlth Nur Prac (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR510L - Clinical Practice Communities (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • NUR323L - Concepts Behav Health Nur Prac (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2011
  • Master of Social Work, University of Alabama 2006
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Government, 1993
  • Full Name

  • Shannon Polson