Faculty Profile for Dr. Judith Elwanda Lindsay

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Dr. Judith Elwanda Lindsay
Assistant Professor — St. David's School of Nursing
SON 315
phone: (512) 716-2900

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Dr. Lindsay is a pediatric nurse with over 30 years of experience in pediatric oncology, pediatric emergency room, pediatric home health and palliative care. She is a pediatric end-of-life trainer through ELNEC and has done interdisciplinary trainings on pediatric end of life and palliative care. She worked with the Student Nurses Association (SNA) at University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) to help reestablish the Butterfly Room-a pediatric palliative care unit now used at UTMB for patient of all ages requiring palliative care and her simulation on pediatric end-of- life is still being taught within the UTMA healthcare system. She also studies how the unexpected death of a child can impact health care providers. She is currently an assistant professor at Texas State University (TSU) teaching undergraduate didactic and clinical pediatric course.
She obtained her MSN at Vanderbilt University and her PhD at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston

Teaching Interests

Leadership and Management
Nursing Research especially qualitative research

Research Interests

Pediatric End-of-Life and Palliative Care
Nursing Education
Native American

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Lindsay, J. E., & Patel, S. L. (2019). Habla Español? Nurse Educator. Retrieved from https://nam04.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fpodcasts.apple.com%2Fus%2Fpodcast%2Fusing-interpreters-in-simulation%2Fid1467432231%3Fi%3D1000459318933&data=02%7C01%7Cjel179%40txstate.edu%7C24950ced899f4dec339708d77f07c51e%7Cb19c134a14c94d4caf65c420f94c8cbb%7C0%7C0%7C637117543653248468&sdata=5Flghv43ezb9OBp74n69MAcqaZkO6WaZ1klqfmxnOTI%3D&reserved=0
  • Lindsay, J. E., Cropley, S. L., Benton, A. D., Thompson, M., & Clary, K. L. (n.d.). The COVID-19 Lived Experience Through the Eyes of Nursing and Social Work Students. Creative Nursing.
  • Lindsay, J. E. (2023). Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing.
  • Lindsay, J. E., Pautler, M., & Papesca, J. (2023). Circle of Life-A Senior Summative Simulation. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 42(1), 12–14. https://doi.org/doi: 10.1097/DCC.0000000000000558
  • Lindsay, J. E. (2021). Pediatric Research Abstract. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing (2nd ed., Vol. 40). Wolters Kluwer. https://doi.org/10.1097/DCC.0000000000000465

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Nominee: Excellence in Research, Texas State. April 2023
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Excellence in teaching, Texas State. April 2023

Selected Grants

  • Lindsay, Judith Elwanda. Strengthening Our Workforce (SOW), HRSA, Federal, $1800000. (Funded: December 19, 2021 - Present). Grant.
  • Lindsay, Judith Elwanda, Patel, Stephanie Lyne (Co-Principal), Hudgins, Abbey Michelle (Co-Principal). Trauma Informed Care: Palliative Care Education and Parental Presence, Emergency Nurses Association, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $500. (Submitted: October 14, 2019). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing
May 2020
Sigma Theta Tau presentation
October 11, 2019
April 2023-Present
BOSS Scholarship Reviewer
January 2022-Present
DNP Planning Committee