PublicationsO'Donnell, J., Decker, S., Howard, V., Levett-Jones, T., & Miller, C. (2014) NLN/Jeffries Simulation Framework State of the Science Project: Simulation Learning Outcomes, Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 10 (7), 373-382.Kameg, K., Englert, N., Perozzi, K. & Howard, V (2013) Fusion of Psychiatric and Medical High Fidelity Patient Simulation Scenarios: Effect on Nursing Student Knowledge, Retention of Knowledge, and Perception. Issues in Mental Health Nursing. 34(12), 892-900.Boese, T., Howard, V., & Edgren, S. (2014) Chapter 7 Standards of Best Practice in Defining Excellence in Simulation Programs; Society for Simulation in Healthcare Publishing.Howard, V. (2013). President's Message: Satisfy your THIRST for Simulation Educational Research, Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 9(2), 37-38.Howard, V., Leighton, K., & Gore, T. (2013). Chapter 29: Simulation in Graduate Education in Health Informatics: An Interprofessional Approach (Nelson, R. & Staggers, N.) Elsevier Publishing Company (pp 454-471).However, V. (2013). Chapter 3 Developing Scenarios in Mastering Simulation: A Handbook for Success (Ulrich, B. & Mancini, B.) Sigma Theta Tau International Publishing Company.Howard, V. (2012). President's Message: State of the Nursing Science Review of the National League for Nursing - Jeffries Simulation Framework: YOUR Help is Needed!, Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 8(2), 37.Howard, V. (2012). President's Message: Interprofessional Education and Healthcare Simulation Symposium, Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 8(3), 77. Howard, V. (2012). High Fidelity in Nursing Education. Minority Nurse, Winter, 32-35.Walter Eppich, MD, MEd; Valerie Howard, EdD, RN; John Vozenilek, MD; Ian Curran, BSc, AKC, MBBS, FRCA, Pg Dip Med Ed (hons), FFPMR (2011) Simulation Based Interventions for Team Learning in Heatlhcare. Simulation in Healthcare.Howard, V., Englert, N. Kameg, K., & Perozzi, K. (2011). Integration of Simulation Across the Curriculum: Student and Faculty Perspectives. Clinical Simulation in Nursing, 7, 1-10.Larson, M, Nourse, M.E., Howard, V., & Ross, D. (2011). Health Literacy, Clear Communication Prompting, and Clinicians' Self-Reported Responses. Federal Practitioner, 28(8), 10-15.Dobbin, K. & Howard, V. (2011). Listen Closely to Detect Health Care Associated Pneumonia. Nursing 2011. 41(7), 59-62.The INACSL Board of Directors (2011, August). Standards for Best Practice: Simulation. Clinical Simulation in Nursing Supplement Issue, 7(45), s3-s7.Howard, V., Ross, C., Mitchell, A., & Nelson, G. (2010). Human Paitnet Simulators and Interactive Case Studies - A Comparative Analysis of Learning Outcomes and Student Perceptions. Computers, Informatics, and Nursing (CIN). 28(1), 42-48.Kameg, K., Howard, V., Clochesy, J., Mitchell, A.M. & Suresky, J. (2010). Impact of high fidelity human simulation on self-efficacy of communication skills. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 31, 315-323.Dobbin, K. & Howard, V. (2009). Understanding Empyema. Nursing 2009, 39(6), 56cc 1-5.Kameg, K, Mitchell, A., Clochesy, J., Howard, V. & Suresky, J. (2009). Communication and Human Patient Simulation in Psychiatric Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 30(8), 503-508.Zellers, D, Howard, V, Barcic, M (2008). Faculty Mentoring Programs: Re-envisioning rather than reinventing the wheel. Review of Educational Research. (September, 2008).Zalice, K., Perozzi, K., Howard, V. (2008). Methamphetamine Abuse, Pregnancy, and Treatment Considerations. The American Journal for Nurse Practitioners. 7(9), 26.Perozzi, K., Zalice, K, Howard, V. (2007). HSV: What you need to know to care for your pregnant patient. The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 32(6), 345-351.Howard, V., Tasota, F. (2004). How to spell relief for the nursing shortage: S-T-U-D-E-N-T-S. Nursing 2004, 34(9).Howard, V. Tasota, F. (2001). Assessing for Rhabdomyolysis. Nursing 2001, 31(9), 70.Holley-Jones, M., Howard, V., Siegfried, C., Trautman, D. (1995). Cardio-pulmonary bypass in the successful resuscitation of a 25 year old female. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 19(5), 377-379.