Nursing

Glenda Daniels

Associate Professor
817.257.4941
glenda.daniels@tcu.edu

Educational Background

  • PhD, University of Texas at Arlington, 2009
  • Master of Science, Texas Woman’s University, 1994
  • BSN, University of Texas at Austin, 1975

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Undergraduate Nursing
    • NURS 30714 Adult Nursing I Concept
    • NURS 20284 Fundamental Nursing & Health Assessment Practicum
    • NURS 20163 Pharmacotherapeutics Lab
  • Graduate Nursing

    • NURS 60613 CNS Concepts III
    • NURS 60683 CNS Practicum III
    • NURS 60030 Professional Project (Research)
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
    • NDNP 82183 Advanced Clinical Practicum I
    • NDNP 82283 Advanced Clinical Practicum II
    • NDNP 80083 Advanced  Project

Areas of Interest in Research or Professional Practice

  • Best Practices in the Gastrointestinal and Endoscopy Setting
  • Education approaches to increase Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • GI Symptoms and Adherence among African Americans with End Stage Renal Disease

Certifications and Recognitions

  • CGRN (Certified Gastroenterology Registered Nurse)
  • CWOCN (Certified  Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse)
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Training
  • August 2014. TCU Harris College Magazine be the Change. Research feature highlight
  • March 2014. SGNA feature spotlight in newsletter. SGNA and Lifelong Learning go Hand-in-Hand; G. Daniels and M. Schmelzer.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Nephrology Nurses Association
  • Texas Nurses Association, District 3
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Beta Alpha Chapter
  • North Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Southern Nursing Research Society
  • Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society
  • Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates
  • Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., Lambda Eta Chapter. Professional Nurses Sorority
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Professional Service

  • Research Chair, Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists, 2013 – present
  • Undergraduate Sponsor, Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc. Lambda Eta Alpha Beta chapter  2012
  • Review Committee, Kyba Fellowship Award and Bond Fellowship, University of Texas at Arlington, 2012-present
  • Research Chair, Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Alpha Chapter 2010-2012
  • External Reviewer Research Proposals, Sigma Theta Tau International Theta Eta Chapter, 2013
  • Scholar, Society of Gastroenterology Nursing and Associates (SGNA), 2012 –present
  • Nominations and Elections Committee, SGNA, 2012 – 2013
  • Mentor, University of Texas at Arlington doctoral program 2012 -2014
  • Judge, Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences Student Research Symposium, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Scholarship Committee Chair, Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., Lambda Eta Chapter, 2000 – present

Honors and Awards

  • April 24, 2014. TCU Retirement and Service Recognition Awards Program, Brown-Lupton University Union Ballroom. 5 year service award.
  • Nominated to serve as the Marshall by the TCU Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences graduating nursing students for December 2012 commencement.
  • Selected by Texas Christian University to participate in the Faculty Success Program with the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity. August 2012 – December 2012.
  • Selected as one of eight scholars by the SGNA Executive Committee to receive systematic review training at TCU Center for Evidence-based Practice and Research: A Collaborating Center of the Joanna Briggs Institute. Training July 16-20, 2012.
  • Elected to Nominations and Elections Committee of Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates. (May 2012-May 2013).

Selected Publications
Daniels, G. & Schmelzer, M. (2013). Giving laxatives safely and effectively. MEDSURG Nursing. Sept/Oct.

Daniels, G., Schmelzer, M., Handy, N., & Baker, K. (2012). A national study comparing the tolerability and effectiveness of colon cleansing preparations. Gastroenterology Nursing, 35(3), 182-190.

Daniels, G. & Schmelzer, M. (2012). The society of gastroenterology nurses and associates has a new nurse fellowship program for evidence-based practice. Gastroenterology Nursing, 35(2), 138-141.

Schmelzer, M., Daniels, G., Dudley-Brown, S., Foote, K., Hayes, A., & Nardelli, N. (2011). Multi-site research: a spirit
of cooperation. Gastroenterology Nursing, 34(4) 327-30.

Schmelzer, M., & Daniels, G. (2007) Measurement tool requirements. Research in Practice Column.
Gastroenterology Nursing, 30(2), 136-138.

Mlinar, A., Schmelzer, M., & Daniels, G. (2007). Are your measurements reliable? Gastroenterology Nursing, 30(5),
382-384.

Editorial/Reviewer Activities

  • Reviewer, Gastroenterology Nursing Journal, 2011 – present

Professional Affiliations

  • Texas Nurses Association, District 3, 2012 – present
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Beta Alpha Chapter, 2009 – present
  • North Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists, 2010 – present
  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialist, 2009 – present
  • Texas Clinical Nurse Specialist, 2009 – present
  • National Black Nurses Association (NBNA), 2005 – present
  • Southern Nursing Research Society, 2005 – present
  • Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society (WOCN), 2002 – present
  • Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) 1984 – present
  • Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., Lambda Eta Chapter. Professional Nurses Sorority, 1986 – present
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, 1972 – present

Professional Service

  • Research Chair, Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists, 2013
  • Undergraduate Sponsor, Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc. Lambda Eta Alpha Beta charter December 2012
  • Review Committee, Kyba Fellowship Award and Bond Fellowship, University of Texas at Arlington, 2012-present
  • Research Chair, Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Alpha Chapter 2010-2012
  • External Reviewer Research Proposals, Sigma Theta Tau International Delta Theta Chapter, 2013
  • Scholar, Society of Gastroenterology Nursing and Associates (SGNA), 2012 –present
  • Research Committee Member, SGNA, 2010 – 2012
  • Nominations and Elections Committee, SGNA, 2012 – 2013
  • Mentor, University of Texas at Arlington doctoral program, 2011 – present
  • Bylaws Committee Member, North Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists, 2010-2012
  • Clinical Preceptor, Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Master’s student, 2009, 2010
  • Judge, Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences Student Research Symposium, 2009-2013
  • Scholarship Committee Chair, Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., Lambda Eta Chapter, 2000 – present

Honors & Awards

  • Nominated to serve as the Marshall by the TCU Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences graduating nursing students for December 2012 commencement.
  • Texas Christian University participant. Faculty Success Program, The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity. August 2012 – December 2012.
  • Selected as one of eight scholars by the SGNA Executive Committee to receive systematic review training at TCU Center for Evidence-based Practice and Research: A Collaborating Center of the Joanna Briggs Institute, October 20, 2011. Training July 16-20, 2012.
  • Elected to Nominations and Elections Committee of Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates. (May 2012-May 2013).
  • 1st Place Award Research Category. 2009. Poster Presentation. SGNA 36th Annual Course. St Louis, MO.
  • Eponymous recognition by Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., Lambda Eta Chapter with naming of the annual banquet as the Glenda Daniels Scholarship and Awards Banquet, March 2009.
  • Nurse of the Year – Dallas Fort Worth Medical Center, Grand Prairie, Texas, 1984.