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Tonya L. Breymier

Lecturer, School of Nursing
Lecturer, Nursing & Informatics, Informatics
Associate Dean for Nursing Graduate Programs
Hayes Hall 203
(765) 973-8520
tbreymie@indiana.edu

Education

  • PhD Candidate, Public Service Leadership, Capella University, 2007-present
  • MS, Nursing Education, Ball State University, 2005
  • BSN, Nursing, Wright State University, 1988

Current Research Interests

Simulation in nursing education, evidenced based teaching strategies, and informatics.

Selected Publications/Presentations

International/National
  • Breymier, T. & Baker, D. (June, 2009). Utilizing Simulation within Nursing Education: The Fundamental Journey. Interactive Poster Presentation. Poster Presentation. The 8th Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference. St. Louis, MO.
  • Breymier, T. & Williamson, M. (June, 2009). ObSim: The Obstetric Simulation Experience. Poster Presentation. The 8th Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference. St. Louis, MO.
  • Breymier, T., Rankin, S., Stanforth, D. & Williams, M. (January, 2009). Mission Impossible: Incorporating Student Portfolios into BSN Program Assessment. Poster Presentation. The 2009 NLN Faculty Research Conference: Building the Science of Nursing Education. New Orleans, LA.
  • Utilizing Simulation within Nursing Education: The Fundamental Journey (November, 2008). Breymier, T. & Baker, D., 28th International Lilly Conference on College Teaching: Millennial Learning: Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century. Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.
  • Mission Impossible: Incorporating Student Portfolios into BSN Program Assessment (October, 2008). Breymier, T., DeLumba, D., Stanforth, D. & Williams, M., 35th Annual National Conference on Professional Nursing Education and Development: Creating Jazz: Transforming Exchanges in Education & Practice, Kansas City, MO.
Regional/State
  • Lost in Space: From Take-Off to Landing (November, 2008). Breymier, T., Baker, D., Stanforth, D. & Dempsey, K., Clinical Education Redesign: Simulations, Innovations, and Partnerships. Indiana University-Purdue University School of Nursing, Indianapolis.
  • Mission Impossible: Incorporating Student Portfolios into BSN Program Assessment (August, 2007). Breymier, T., Rankin, S., Stanforth, D. & Williams, M., Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Conference: Evidenced-Based Teaching: Aligning Academic & Clinical Classrooms, University of Cincinnati.

Selected Previous Employment Positions

  • Various nursing positions within management, acute care, and diabetes education
  • Nursing background of 22 years includes: obstetrics, post-anesthesia care unit, diabetes education, nursing education, and homecare.

Professional Societies

  • Sigma Theta Tau- National Nursing Honor Society
  • International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning
  • National League for Nursing
  • American Nurses Informatics Association
  • Midwest Nursing Research Society

Selected Academic Awards/Recognitions

  • Karen Cobb in Creative Teaching in Nursing Education Award, Indiana University, 2009
  • Student Choice in Teaching Excellence Nomination, Indiana University East, 2006
  • Cameos of Caring in Nursing Excellence Nomination from Wayne Hospital, 2003
  • Ohio Department of Health, Columbus, Ohio
    -"Diabetes Today" A CDC community initiative for diabetes awareness, 2003
  • Joyce Bruns RN Memorial Scholarship, 2000