Chatham University

Nursing Faculty and Staff

Julie Slade, DNP, RN

Julie Slade, DNP, RN

jslade@chatham.edu
RN-BSN Program Coordinator, Assistant Professor
Hometown : Pittsburgh, PA
Joined Chatham : 2010

Academic Areas of Interest

Dr. Slade's professional areas of interest include end-of-life nursing and nursing education. Dr. Slade is the Membership Chairperson and Nominating Chair for the Southwestern PA Chapter of Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA).

Biography

Dr. Slade graduated from Chatham University's MSN program in 2008 and the DNP program in 2009 with her capstone project focus being End-of-Life Education for In-Hospital Nurses. Dr. Slade is currently the RN-BSN program coordinator and assistant professor of nursing. Dr. Slade's professional areas of interest are end-of-life nursing and nursing education.

Education

  • DNP, Chatham University (Pittsburgh, PA), 2009
  • MSN, Chatham University (Pittsburgh, PA), 2008

Publications

Certifications

  • ELNEC Certified

Organizations

  • Chi Zeta chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Membership Chairperson - Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA)

Presentations

  • Slade, J. (2016, April). Identifying the Differences (and Similarities) between Hospice and Palliative Care. Oral Presentation at the League of Intravenous Therapy Education Vascular Access Network (LITEVAN) 2016 Annual Education Conference, Farmington, PA.
  • Slade, J. (2016, March). Culture, Menstruation, and Women’s Health. Oral Presentation at the Association for Women in Psychology 2016 Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Slade, J. (2015, June). Understanding the culture of “The Curse”: Providing holistic care. Poster presented at the second annual Cultural Inclusion Institute Conference: Valuing the Culture of Women, Lake Buena Vista, FL.