Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Steadman McPeters is known for his passionate care of the pediatric patient. His research and clinical interests include pediatric surgery with a central focus on congenital diaphragmatic hernia neonates, pediatric obesity, and pediatric forensic nursing. Dr. McPeters also has zeal to teach nursing students while encouraging them to be future leaders of tomorrow. He recently developed a student membership for nurse practitioner students in the state of Alabama as an arm of the Nurse Practitioner Alliance of Alabama (NPAA).
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Closing the Gap on Pediatric Palliative Oncology DisparitiesSeminars in Oncology Nursing.  34:294-302. 2018
    2018 Am I pregnant?Journal of Pediatric Surgical Nursing2018
    2018 Child abuse and neglectA Guide to Mastery on Clinical Nursing: The Comprehensive Reference, 3rd ed.2018
    2018 Neglect, abandonment, and failure to thriveIn Alexander, J., Faugno, D. K., & Speck, P. M. (Eds), Child Abuse Quick Reference2018
    2018 Sexual abuseIn Alexander, J., Faugno, D. K., & Speck, P. M. (Eds), Child Abuse Quick Reference2018
    2017 Name that diagnosis: Histoplasmosis: A quick overviewJournal of Pediatric Surgical Nursing2017
    2017 General considerations of the newborn with complicationsIn Snell, B. J., & Gardner, S. L. (Eds), Care of the Well Newborn2017
    2017 Health maintenance visits in the first month of lifeIn Snell, B. J., & Gardner, S. L. (Eds), Care of the Well Newborn2017
    2017 Hyperbilirubinema of the newborn less than 35 weeks gestationIn Snell, B. J., & Gardner, S. L. (Eds), Care of the Well Newborn2017
    2017 Infection in the neonateIn Snell, B. J., & Gardner, S. L. (Eds), Care of the Well Newborn2017
    2017 Newborn discharge timingIn Snell, B. J., & Gardner, S. L. (Eds), Care of the Well Newborn2017
    2017 Professional responsibilities in the provision of newborn careIn Snell, B. J., & Gardner, S. L. (Eds), Care of the Well Newborn2017
    2017 The mystery of the missing lungJournal of Pediatric Surgical Nursing2017
    2016 Atlanto-occipital DislocationJournal of Pediatric Surgical Nursing.  5:10-11. 2016
    2016 Pediatric telephone protocols, 15th ed.Pediatric Telephone Protocols, 15th ed.2016
    2015 Name the DiagnosisJournal of Pediatric Surgical Nursing.  4:57-59. 2015
    2012 Bias and the obese adolescent: Revealing stories from their caregiversBariatric Nursing and Surgical Patient Care.  7:101-106. 2012
    2012 Gastric Bezoar: The human hairballSUTURELINE now the Journal of Pediatric Surgery Nursing2012
    2005 Cystic fibrosisNew England Journal of Medicine.  352:1992-2001. 2005

    Research Overview

  • Pediatric surgery with a central focus on congenital diaphragmatic hernia neonates, pediatric obesity, and pediatric forensic nursing; Student nurse practitioner leadership
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of Alabama in Huntsville 2014
  • Master of Nursing in Pediatric Nurse / Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2009
  • Bachelor of Nursing in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, University of Alabama in Huntsville 2007
  • Associate Degree in Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse, Calhoun Community College 2005
  • Associate Degree in Pre-Pharmacy Studies, Snead State Community College 2002
  • Full Name

  • Steadman McPeters