Katie McElroy, PhD, RN

Katie McElroy, PhD, RN
  • Assistant Professor
    Family and Community Health
Location:
Room 655D, School of Nursing Building
Phone:
410-706-4804
Email:
mcelroy@umaryland.edu

Education

  • BSN, Nursing, University of Maryland School of Nursing, 1997
  • MS, Community and Public Health Nursing, University of Maryland School of Nursing, 2010
  • PhD, Nursing, University of Maryland School of Nursing, 2016

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants, and Sponsored Research

  • Date:
    2019 - 2020
    Title:
    Dean's Teaching Scholar
    Sponsoring Organization:
    UMSON

Publications

  • Publication Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Train-the-Trainer Approach in the Eco-Healthy Child Care® Program.
    Journal Name:
    Health Behav Policy Rev.™
  • Publication Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Health and the human microbiome: A primer for nurses
    Journal Name:
    American Journal of Nursing
  • Publication Year:
    2016
    Title:
    Vaginal microbiota and lubricant use during labor: Implications for nursing research and practice
    Journal Name:
    SAGE Open Nursing
  • Publication Year:
    2016
    Title:
    Electronic Fetal Monitoring and Cesarean Birth: A Scoping Review
    Journal Name:
    Birth
  • Publication Year:
    2015
    Title:
    Evaluation of the Children’s Environmental Health Network’s Environmental Stewardship Checklist.
    Journal Name:
    Journal of Environmental Health
  • Publication Year:
    2014
    Title:
    A randomized controlled trial to improve outcomes utilizing various warming techniques during cesarean birth.
    Journal Name:
    Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN

Presentations

  • Year:
    2019
    Title:
    Improving prenatal risk assessment through provider outreach: First steps and lessons learned
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Association of Public Health Nurses annual conference
    Sponsoring Organization:
    APHN
    Location:
    Atlanta GA United States
  • Year:
    2019
    Title:
    Stop the Bleed training: A valuable resource for staff development in a community-based organization
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    4th Annual Symposium on Home and Community Based Care
    Sponsoring Organization:
    UMSON
    Location:
    Baltimore MD
  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Envisioning the Association of Community Health Nurse Educator’s Research and Scholarship Future with Evidence Based Practice
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Association of Community Health Nurse Educators Annual Institute
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Association of Community Health Nurse Educators
    Location:
    New Orleans LA United States
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    The effect of intrapartum lubricant use on vaginal microbiota
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    American College of Nurse Midwives Annual Meeting
    Sponsoring Organization:
    American College of Nurse Midwives
    Location:
    Chicago IL United States
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Composition of vaginal microbiota in labor and postpartum: The effect of intrapartum lubricant use.
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    The Human Microbiome: Emerging Themes at the Horizon of the 21st Century
    Sponsoring Organization:
    National Institutes of Health
    Location:
    Bethesda MD United States

Academic and Professional Activities

University

  • Date:
    2018 - Current
    Organization:
    Entry Level Curriculum Committee
    Role:
    Committee Member
  • Date:
    2018 - Current
    Organization:
    UMB Smoking Policy Implementation Committee
    Role:
    Member

Professional

  • Date:
    2019 - Current
    Organization:
    ACHNE
    Role:
    Board of Directors

Public

  • Date:
    2016 - Current
    Organization:
    Healthy Babies Coalition
    Role:
    Member