O’Connor, Jennifer PhD, RN, CFCN, CNE

Assistant Teaching Professor

E-mail: joconnor@missouri.edu
Phone: 918-633-4520
Fax: 573.884.4544

Sinclair School of Nursing
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

 

Graduate Faculty Status – Yes
DNP Doctoral Faculty Status – Yes
PhD Doctoral Faculty Status – No

 

 

Teaching Emphasis Area(s)
  • N7087 Leadership & Technology Institute
  • N7120 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology
  • N7160 Scientific Foundations for Health Sciences
  • N7750 Functional Dimensions of Aging
  • N8100 Principles of Epidemiology
  • N8910 Translational Evidence-Based Nursing Practice
  • N8990 Practice Inquiry
 

 

Selected Grants, Honors and Awards 
  • Exploring the Impact of SARS-CoV-2 Stay-At-Home Orders on Physical Activity, Nutrition, and Social Interaction in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: The PANSI Study, Zeta Delta Chapter-at-Large Sigma Theta Tau, Thomson, M. & O’Connor, J.(Co-PIs), 2020-2021
  • Effects of a Community-based Foot Care Self-management Program in Older Adults without Diabetes. Sigma Theta Tau International Doris Bloch Research Grant, O’Connor, J. (PI), 2018-2019
  • Self-Care RIG Dissertation Award, Midwest Nursing Research Society, 2020
 
 
Selected Publications 
  • *O’Connor, J. J., Deroche, C. B., & Wipke-Tevis, D. D. (2021). Foot care self-management in older adults without diabetes:  A pilot controlled trial. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 43(8),751-761 https://doi.org/10.1177/0193945920962712
  • O’Connor, J.,Wipke-Tevis, D. D. (2021). Measurement issues in foot health research: Time to step up. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 0193945921997472.
  • O’Connor, J., Enriquez, M., & Wipke-Tevis, D. (2020). Foot health assessment and problem identification in a Dominican batey community: A descriptive study. Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing, 47(4), 397-402. doi: 10.1097/WON.0000000000000680
  • Enriquez, M., Remy, L., & O’Connor, J. (2018).  CBPR and nursing: Are you ready? Western Journal of Nursing Research40(9), 1275-1277. doi:10.1177/0193945918780701
  • O’Connor, J., Phillips, L., Folarinde, B., Alexander, G., & Rantz, M. (2017). Assessment of fall characteristics from depth sensor videos.  Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 43(7), 13-19. doi: 10.3928/00989134-20170614-05
  • O’Connor, J., & Thompson, M. (2017). Nurse of the Day: Lessons learned. The Oklahoma Nurse, 62(4), 5.

 

 
Selected Peer Reviewed Presentations
  • *O’Connor, J. J., Thompson, M., Glenn, L., & Wipke-Tevis D. D. (2021). Exploring the Impact of SARS-CoV-2 Stay-At-Home Orders on Physical Activity, Nutrition, and Social Interaction in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: The PANSI Study. Podium Presentation for the Midwest Nursing Research Society 45th  Annual Research Conference, Des Moines, IA.
  • *O’Connor, J. J., & Wipke-Tevis, D. D. (2020, June).  Quantifying foot health: The Revised Foot Health Score.  Podium presentation. Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society Annual Conference, Cleveland, OH
  • *O’Connor, J. J., Wipke-Tevis, D. D., & Deroche, C. B. (2020, April).  2 Feet 4 Life: Feasibility of a foot care self-management intervention for older adults without diabetes. Podium presentation.  Midwest Nursing Research Society 44th Annual Research Conference, Schaumburg, IL.
  • *O’Connor, J. J., Wipke-Tevis, D. D., & Deroche, C. B. (2019, July). 2 Feet 4 Life: A foot care self-management intervention for older adults without diabetes.  Poster session presented at Sigma Theta Tau’s International Research Congress, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • *O’Connor, J., Enriquez, M., & Wipke-Tevis, D. D. (2018, April). Prevalence of foot problems among Haitian sugar cane workers living in the batayes of the Southeast Dominican Republic. Poster session presented at the Midwest Nursing Research Society 42nd  Annual Research Conference, Cleveland OH
 

 

Clinical Practice Area

Community Health, Nursing Foot Care