Information for:

  • nursing_banner_np

Blozen, Barbara

Print

  • no-photo  

    Barbara B. Blozen, Ed.D, MA, RN, BC, CNL
    Associate Professor

    Email: bblozen@njcu.edu
    Phone: (201) 200-2210
    Office: Rossey 405B

     

     

    Education

    Ed.D., Higher Education – Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey
    Master of Arts, Nursing – minor education – New York University, New York City, NY
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Wagner College, Staten Island, NY

    Certified Nursing Professional Development, American Nurses Credentialing Center
    Certified Clinical Nurse Leader, American Association of Colleges of Nursing

    Professional Experience

    2014-2016 Vice President for The Institute for Nursing

    2014 Reviewer for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing for the Khan Academy NCLEX-RN Competition.
    2013 Textbook Review: Fortinash, K & Worret, P. (2012) Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. 5th edition. St. Louis: CV Mosby.
    2012-present American Nurses Association ANCC Accreditation Appraiser

    2012 -present PEPID Nursing Editorial Board Member

    2011-present Manuscript Reviewer Nurse Education in Practice

    2011 CNL Item Writer

    2009-2013 Sigma Theta Tau Reinkemeyer Research Day Planning Committee

    2011-2013 Sigma Theta Tau Gamma Nu Chapter Governance Chair

    2009-2011 Sigma Theta Tau Gamma Nu Chapter Leadership and Succession Chair

    2010- present Chair New Jersey State Nurses Association
    Review Team III Member for Continuing Education

    1999 -2010 New Jersey State Nurses Association
    Review Team III Member for Continuing Education

    New Jersey Society for Health Education and Training
    President 2001
    Immediate Past President 2002
    President Elect 2000 
     

    Publications and Presentations:

    Blozen, B. (in press) The Answer is Questions: Accelerated Nursing Students Report: Practice
    Questions are Fundamental to First-Time NCLEX-RN Success. Journal of NYSNA
    Blozen, B. (2010) Avoiding preceptor burnout: It’s not always easy, but a preceptor can
    inspire new nurses without experiencing burnout. The American Nurse Today, 5(11).
    Blozen, B. (2012) Keys please. The American Nurse Today. 7 (12).
    Blozen, B. (2013) Prescription opioids: A growing epidemic of abuse . The American Nurse Today. (8) 11.

    Awards

    2013 Nurse.com GEM Award National Finalist Education and Mentorship Category
    2013 Nurse.com GEM Award Regional Winner Education and Mentorship Category
    2013 Nurse.com GEM Award Regional Finalist Education and Mentorship Category
    2011 Nursing Spectrum Awards Nominee selected as Finalist
    2003 Magnet Designation-Community Medical Center
    2001 Nursing Excellence Award in Education
    1987 Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing