Chair, Department of Nursing
Associate Professor, Nursing
Ackerman Hall, Troy
Ph.D., Nursing, Nursing Theory & Research, New York University, New York, New York
Post-Master’s Certificate Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, College of New Rochelle, White Plains, New York
M.S., Nursing, Sage Graduate School, The Sage Colleges, Troy, New York
B.S., Nursing, Russell Sage College, The Sage Colleges, Troy, New York
- NSG 599: Interprofessional Issues
- NSG 599: Philosophy of Science
- NSG 619: Diagnostic Health Assessment
- NSG 626: Care Acutely Ill Client
- NSG 627: Transforming Date into Quality Care
- NSG 628/Nsg 638/Nsg 653: Advanced Practice in Adult-Geriatric Nursing
- NSG 642: ACNP Role Course
- NSG 643: ACNP Practicum I
- NSG 644: ACNP Practicum II
- NSG 701: Advanced Nursing Knowledge Development
- NSG 902 & NSG 903: Dissertation Advisemenent
Areas of Research/Research Interest
- Quality & Patient Safety
- Pressure Ulcer Prevention
- Chronic Illness/Quality of Life
- Interprofessional Education
Registered Professional Nurse
Nurse Practitioner in Acute Care
National Nursing Certification
American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
1999 – Present – Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP-BC) – Wound, Ostomy & Skin Service, St. Peter’s Health Partners (SPHP) with privileges at Samaritan, Saint Mary’s & Albany Memorial Hospitals), Troy & Albany, New York
2009: Selected as Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award, The Sage Colleges, Troy, New York
Fellow, Georgetown University, Washington D. C. Funded by the American Legacy Foundation for two year Clinician Assisted Tobacco Cessation Grant Project.
New York Health Foundation (NYHF). Nurse Researcher with Project Team for Defy Diabetes Grant with Seton Health/St. Mary’s Hospital, Troy, NY. Funded $ 564,808.
HRSA 12-062 Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship AENT) 12-062. Awarded
$ 135,000 for two years on 9/26/12 to fund tuition for graduate nurse practitioner students enrolled at The Sage Colleges. Grant team member.
Kelman, G. & Brooks-Braddock, A. (2013). Emergency Department Documentation Pilot Survey. Accepted for poster & podium presentation at the New York State Health Facilities Association (NYSHFA) Annual Meeting, September 22, 2013, Troy, New York.
Pitakwong, P., Kelman, G., & Kelly, K. (2013). Characteristics of Heart Failure Patients Admitted to a Single Hospital in Thailand. Poster accepted for Presentation at the 24th Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Nursing Research Conference “Bridging the Gap between Research and Practice through Collaboration”, July 22-26, 2013, Seattle, Washington
Jadlos, M.A. & Kelman, G. (2013). Using an Innovative “Safety Cross” Tool to Communicate Pressure Ulcer Risk. Presented at the 45th Wound, Ostomy and Continence (WOCN) Society’s Nursing Annual Conference, June 22-26, 2013, Seattle, Washington
Pitakwong, P., Kelman, G. B. & Kelly, K. (2013). Characteristics of Heart Failure (HF) Patients admitted to a Single Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand. Poster accepted for Presentation at Western Institute of Nursing (WIN) National Annual Conference, April 11 – 13, 2013, Portland, Oregon.
Scarpace S.L., Kelman, G., Dacher, J., Tenebaum, E., Pratt, D., & White, B. (2012). Integrating Independent Institutions: Results of a Course to meet IPE Competencies in Values/Ethics and Roles/Responsibilities.Presented at the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual meeting, July 15-16, 2012, Kissimmee, FL.
Ward, K., Jadlos, M., Kelman, G., McLaughlin, M., Houston, K. & Harder Mattson, E., (2014). Quality Improvement and Evidence-Based Patient Care (pp. 341-367). In P. Kelly’s & J. Tazbir’s Essentials of Nursing Leadership & Management (3rd Edition). Clifton Park, NY: Delmar, Cengage Learning.
Jadlos, M., & Kelman, G. (2012). Managing Outcomes using an Organizational Quality Improvement Model (pp. 476-497). In P. Kelly’s Nursing Leadership and Management (3rd Edition). Clifton Park, NY: Delmar, Cengage Learning.
Austin, S., Brennan-Jordan, N., Frenn, D., Kelman, G., Sheehan, A., Scotti, D. (2013). Defy Diabetes ! A Unique Partnership with Faith Community/Parish Nurses to Impact Diabetes. Journal of Christian Nursing,30(4)
Sheehan, A., Austin, S., Brennan-Jordan, N., Frenn, D., Kelman, G., & Scotti, D. (2013) Defy Diabetes ! Impact on Faith Community/Parish Nurses Teaching Healthy Living Classes. Journal of Christian Nursing, 30 (4).
Selected Professional Associations
Past President, Delta Pi Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society
Past President, New York State Council of Deans (NYSCOD) and Directors of Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Programs
Selected Service/Community Activities
Secretary, Executive Committee Member, Board Member – Glens Falls Hospital Board of Governors, Glens Falls, New York
Chair, Quality & Safety Committee, Glens Falls Hospital Board of Governors, Glens Falls, New York
New York State Action Coalition RWJF Future of Nursing in association with Foundation of New York State Nurses