Emily Hopkins, Ph.D., RN, WHNP, FNP-BC

Emily Hopkins
Associate Professor of Nursing, MSN Program Coordinator, IRB Co-Chair
412-365-2715
Eastside - 270

Hometown:  Pittsburgh, PA
Joined Chatham:  2010

ACADEMIC AREAS OF INTEREST

Infant Development; Nursing Education; Human Subject Protection 

PERSONAL AREAS OF INTEREST

Biking, Running, Swimming, Spending Time with Family 

EDUCATION
  • Genetics Postdoctoral Scholar NINR T32 NR009759, University of Pittsburgh, 2008-2010
  • Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, 2007
  • Post-Master's Certificate, WHNP, University of Pittsburgh, 2006
  • MSN, FNP, University of Pittsburgh, 2003
  • BSN, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 1997
AWARDS 
  • Cameos of Caring, University of Pittsburgh, 11/2015
  • Corrine M. Barnes Endowed Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, 2005 & 2006
  • Beryl B. Haughton Jackson Endowed Fund, University of Pittsburgh, School of Nursing, 2004
  • Science Management and Technologies Scholarship, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 1996
ORGANIZATIONS
  • International Society of Nurses in Genetics
  • National League of Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society
  • Association of Women’s Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners Association of Southwestern Pennsylvania
CERTIFICATIONS
  • ANCC Family Nurse Practitioner Certification
ACHIEVEMENTS
  • Chatham University Faculty Technology Fellowship Program Pittsburgh, PA: 5/2013-5/2015
  • Summer Genetics Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland: 7/4/2010 – 7/2/2010
  • Course in Scientific Management Leadership, University of Pittsburgh, Office of Academic Career Development: 3/24/2010 – 3/26/2010
  • Jewish Healthcare Foundation Jonas Salk Health Fellowship: 8/2004 - 4/2005
  PRESENTATIONS
  • Hopkins, E. (2017, November). Up to Date: Ankyloglossia and Maxillary Lip-ties. Peer reviewed podium presentation. International Society of Nursing in Genetics World Congress, Reston, VA.
  • Hopkins, E. (2015, November). Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate: A Comprehensive Review. Peer reviewed podium presentation for the International Society of Nursing in Genetics World Congress, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Stevens, E., Wallace, M. Conley, Y., and Marazita, M. (2014, November). Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms, Nonsyndromic Orofacial Clefting, and Dopamine Polymorphisms. Peer reviewed podium presentation for the International Society of Nursing in Genetics World Congress, Scottsdale, AZ.
  • Spadaro, K., Hunker, D., Doas, M., Wolf, D., Slade, J., Stevens, E. (2013, November). Technology, Leadership and Professional Development: A Virtual Nursing Honor Society for Distance Learners. Peer reviewed podium presentation for the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society’s 42 Biennial Convention, Indianapolis, IN.
  • Stevens, E., Gazza, E., and Pickler, R. (2013, September). Parental Experience Learning to Feed Their Preterm Infant. Peer reviewed podium presentation for the American Academy of Neonatal Nursing 13th National Neonatal Conference, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Stevens, E. (2012, October). Up To Date: Prenatal Screening for Cystic Fibrosis, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, and Hemoglobinopathies. Invited Podium Presentation at the International Society of Nursing in Genetics 25th Annual Conference,Charting a Course for Genetic/Genomic Nursing: Practice, Education, and Research, Philadelphia, PA
  • Stevens, E., Vecchione, L., and Marazita, M. (2012, April). Parental experiences of orofacial cleft infants with nasoalveolar molding. Peer reviewed poster presented at the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association’s 69th Annual Meeting and Symposia, San Jose, CA.
  • Stevens, E., Conley, Y., Marazita, M., and Cooper, M. (2010, October). Dopamine polymorphisms among nonsydromic orofacial cleft children: A pilot study. Peer reviewed poster presented at the International Society of Nurses in Genetics conference, Dallas, TX.
  • Stevens, E. (2010, February). Preterm infant feeding positions and cardiorespiratory stability. Peer reviewed abstract presented at the Physical and Developmental Environment of the High-Risk Infant international conference, Clearwater, FL.
  • Stevens, E., Conley, Y., Vieira, A., and Marazita, M. (2009, October). DRD4 polymorphisms among nonsyndromic orofacial cleft children: A pilot study. Peer reviewed poster presented at the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science conference, Washington, DC.
  • Stevens, E. (2009, September). Preterm infant feeding and cardiorespiratory stability. Peer reviewed poster presented at the Neonatal Network and Academy of Neonatal Nursing 9th National Neonatal Nurses Conferences, Phoenix, AZ.
  • Stevens, E., Conley, Y., Losee, J., and Marazita, M. (2009, May). Orofacial clefts, infant temperament, and DRD4 polymorphism associations: A pilot study. Peer reviewed poster presented at the Postdoctoral Data & Dine Symposium, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Stevens, E., Milford, C., and Patrick, T. (2005, June). Development of the magee neonatal feeding assessment scale (3rd revision). Peer reviewed poster presented at the AANP 20th Annual National Conference, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  • Stevens, E., Milford, C., and Patrick, T. (2005, April). Development of the magee neonatal feeding assessment scale (2nd revision). Peer reviewed poster presented at the Eastern Nursing Research Society conference, New York, NY.
  • Stevens, E., Milford, C., and Patrick, T. (2004, October). Development of the magee neonatal feeding assessment scale (1st revision). Peer reviewed poster presented at the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association Annual Summit, Hershey, PA.
  • Stevens, E. Milford, C., and Patrick, T. (2003, January). Development of a neonatal feeding assessment scale. Peer reviewed abstract presented at the Physical and Developmental Environment of the High-Risk Infant international conference, Clearwater, FL.