Ph.D., University of Washington
Master of Science in Nursing, California State University, Fresno
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, California State University, Fresno
- Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners (ARNP) United
- Sigma Theta Tau International (Nursing Honor Society)
- Emergency Nurses Association
Research & Scholarship
Improving access to health care by optimal utilization of Nurse Practioners
Two lectures per year (2003-2010) at Rapid Response Conference, Seattle, Washington.
Abbott PD; Schepp KG; Zierler BK; Ward D; Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, 2010 Oct-Dec; 32 (4): 338-45.
Abbott, P. Crisis in Emergency Departments: The Nurse Practitioner Role. WebNPonline, February 2010.
Awards & Recognition
UW Educational Outreach Teaching Excellence Award, 2002