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Bimbola Akintade, PhD, MBA, MHA, ACNP-BC

Specialty Director, Trauma, Critical Care, ED, AGACNP/CNS
Assistant Professor, OSAH
Address: 
355C
Phone Number: 
410-706-0128
Fax Number: 
410-706-0344
Education: 
  • MBA, University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, Maryland, 2012
  • PhD, Science, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland, 2011
  • MHA, University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, Maryland, 2011
  • MS, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland, 2005
  • BSN, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland, 2003
  • AS, Nursing, Prince George’s Community College, Largo, Maryland, 2001
Research: 
  • Primary-Investigator for dissertation research study (2011): Psychosocial, Clinical, and Demographic Predictors of Quality of Life in Pharmacologically Managed and Catheter Ablation Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter Patients.
Recent Publications: 
Publications
  • Chapa DW, Akintade B, Son H, Woltz P, Hunt D, Friedmann E, Hartung MK, Thomas SA. (2014). Pathophysiological relationships between heart failure and depression and anxiety. Critical Care Nurse, 34(2):14-25.
  • Chapa DW, Akintade B, Schron E, Friedmann E, Thomas SA. (2013). Is Health-Related Quality of Life a Predictor of Hospitalization or Mortality Among Women or Men with Atrial Fibrillation? Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.
  • Akintade BF, Chapa D, Friedmann E, Thomas SA. (2013). The Influence of Depression and Anxiety Symptoms on Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter.Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing
  • Woltz PC, Chapa DW, Friedmann E, Son H, Akintade B, Thomas SA. (2012). Effects of interventions on depression in heart failure: a systematic review. Heart Lung, 41(5):469-83.
  • Chapa DW, Akintade B, Schron E, Friedmann E, Thomas SA. Gender differences in mortality, stroke, and hospitalization among patients with atrial fibrillation: A systematic review. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. In Review.
  • Akintade BF, Chapa D, Friedmann E, Thomas SA. Elevated Depression and Anxiety Symptoms Predict Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. In Progress.
Journal Reviews
  • Enhancing Clinical Decision Making: Development of a Consensus Definition and Conceptual Framework. Journal of Professional Nursing (2014)
  • What’s New in Anticoagulation for Atrial Fibrillation? American Nurse Today (2014)
  • Enhancing Clinical Decision Making:  Development of a Consensus Definition and Conceptual Framework Journal of Professional Nursing; Journal of Professional Nursing (2013)
  • Does health related quality of life predict morbidity or mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation? American Heart Journal (2012)
Chapter Reviews
  • Baird, MS and Bethel, S. (2014). Manual of Critical Care Nursing: Nursing Interventions and Collaborative Management 7th edition. Review of chapters including Endocrinologic, Hematologic, and Immunologic Disorders. Elsevier Health Sciences, Philadelphia, PA. In Process
  • Barkley, T. and Meyers, C. (2014). Practice Considerations for Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioners. Review of chapters including Pneumothorax and managing the Surgical Patient. Elsevier Health Sciences, Philadelphia, PA. In Review
  • Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) Certification Review (2014). Review of chapters including Cardiovascular, Endocrine, Hematology, Immobility, Neurological, Pulmonary, and Renal Chapters. Springer Publishing Company, New York, NY. In Review
  • Landrum, M. (2012). Fast Facts for the Critical Care Nurse: Critical Care in a Nutshell. Review of chapters including Cardiac Specialty equipment and general Cardiac Care and post Coronary Artery Bypass Graft.  Springer Publishing Company, New York, NY. 
Oral Presentations
  • Haut, C., Fey, B., & Akintade, B. Simulation vs Classroom Learning: Are They Equal? Presented at the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty 40th Annual Meeting in Denver, CO, April 2014.
  • Fey, M., Akintade, B., & Farrar, J. From Objectives through Evaluation & Debriefing: Using a modified version of the SMARTER methodology to develop simulations for Nurse Practitioners and Undergraduate Nursing Students. Presented at the 12th Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference in Las Vegas, NV, June 2013
  • Akintade, B., Farrar, J., Cohen, C., Fey, M., & Von Rueden, K. SMARTER- NPS: The use of High-Fidelity Simulation to Bridge the Gap between ACNP Student Performance and Competency. Presented at the NONPF 39th Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA, April 2013.
  • Akintade, B., Fey, M. & Rosen, M. Simulation Module for Assessment of Responses to Targeted Events and Reactions in Nurse Practitioner Students (SMARTER-NPS) Approach. Presented at Lunch and Learn at University of Maryland School of Nursing, February 2013.
  • Akintade, B. & Fey, M. Developing Diagnostic Reasoning Skills in Nurse Practitioner Students through Simulation. Presented at the Maryland Nurses Association 109th Annual Convention, September 2012.
  • Akintade, B. Psychosocial, Clinical, and Demographic Predictors of Quality of Life in Pharmacologically Managed and Catheter Ablation Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter Patients. Presented at the Sigma Theta Tau Annual Business Meeting, June 2011.
  • Akintade, B. Thoracic Compartment Syndrome. Presented to Critical Care Nursing Staff at Washington Hospital Center, May 2008.   
  • Akintade, B. Utilizing and Trouble Shooting Pacemakers. Presented to Critical Care Nursing Staff at Washington Hospital Center, October2007   
  • Akintade, B. Methemoglobinemia Case Study. Presented to Critical Care Nursing Staff at Doctors Community Hospital, January 2005.
  • Akintade, B. Central Venous Pressure Monitoring. Presented to Critical Care Nursing Staff at Washington Hospital Center, September 2005
Poster Presentations  
  • Friedmann, E., Schron, E., Chapa, D., Akintade, B., & Thomas, S. Does Quality of Life Predict One-year Hospitalization among Women and Men with Atrial Fibrillation? Presentation at the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) 9th Annual Conference, June 2013.
  • Akintade, B., Thomas, S., Chapa, D., & Friedmann, E. Depression, Anxiety and Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation/Atrial Flutter. Presentation at Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association 19th Annual Symposium, May 2013.
  • Chapa, D., Akintade, B., Schron, E., Friedmann, E., & Thomas, S. Predictors of Mortality in men and women with Atrial Fibrillation. Accepted for presentation at Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association 19th Annual Symposium, May 2013.
  • Akintade, B., Chapa, D., Thomas, S., & Friedmann, E. Risk Factors for poor Health Related Quality of Life with Patients with Atrial Fibrillation/ Atrial Flutter. Presented at the 2012 State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research conference, September 2012.
  • Akintade, B., Chapa, D., Thomas, S., & Friedmann, E. Predictors of Health Related Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation/ Flutter. Presented at Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association 18th Annual Symposium, April 2012.
Primary Teaching Areas: 
  • High Fidelity Simulation Coordinator for the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist in the Trauma Critical Care Program
  • NPHY 620: Pathophysiological Alterations in the Critically Ill
  • NURS 623: Advanced Assessment of the Critically Ill
  • NURS 647: Diagnosis and Management of Common Acute Care Problems
  • NURS 726: Diagnosis and Management of Complex Acute Care Problems
  • NURS 727: Advanced Acute Care Management
Awards:
  • Scholar, Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy, Sigma Theta Tau International; 2014/2015
  • Maryland Health Education Commission Nurse Educator Doctoral Grant for Practice and Dissertation Research award; 2014
  • Akintade, B., Thomas, S., Chapa, D., & Friedmann, E. Depression, Anxiety and Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation/Atrial Flutter. Presentation at Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association 19th Annual Symposium, Second Best Poster; May 2013.
  • Haut, C., Fey, M., and Akintade, B. Does High Fidelity Patient Simulation Result in Improved Ability to Manage the Child with Sepsis? University of Maryland Dean Scholarship Award; 2012
  • Named to BSNtoMSN.org published Top 100 Nursing Professors in 2012
  • Akintade, B., Chapa, D., Thomas, S., & Friedmann, E. Predictors of Health Related Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation/ Flutter. Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association 18th Annual Symposium, Best Poster Award; April 2012
  • STTI Pi Chapter Doctoral Student Research Award; 2010-2011
  • Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges; 2006
Academic & Professional Activities: 
  • 2013-Present: UMSON Technology Strategic Plan Task Force
  • 2013: Advisory Board, Advanced Practice Nursing at UMSON
  • 2013: Search Committee, Assistant Dean for the PhD Program at UMSON
  • 2013: Member, UMSON 125th Anniversary Planning Committee
  • 2012-Present: Faculty Mentor, AAMN at UMSON
  • 2012: ANCC Credentialing Expert Faculty Consultant
  • 2012: Cardiovascular-Thoracic Critical Care Arrhythmia Expert Panel
  • 2012-Present: UMMC Preceptor and Student Task Force
  • 2012-Present: STTI Pi Chapter Member, Research and Scholarship Committee
  • 2011-Present: University of Maryland School of Nursing Diversity Committee
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