Dr. Kevin Emmons is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Rutgers, School of Nursing-Camden. He teaches at both the undergraduate and graduate level, preparing students to care for patients with complex health care problems with a focus on those patients from vulnerable and underserved populatio...read more
Chapters in Books or Monographs
Emmons, K.R. & Dale, B. (in press). Palliative wound care. In (TBD) (Eds.), Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society core curriculum: Wound management (pp. TBD) (2nd ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Emmons, K.R. & Dale, B. (2016). Palliative wound care. In Doughty, D.B. & McNichol, L. (Eds.). Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society core curriculum: Wound management (pp. 690-703). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Long, M.A., Emmons, K.R. & Chovan, J.D. (2018). Incontinence-associated dermatitis and intertriginous dermatitis as nurse-sensitive quality indicators. Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing, 45(3), 221-226.
Emmons, K.R., Dale, B., & Crouch, C. (2014). Palliative wound care, part 2: Application of principles. Home Healthcare Nurse, 32(4), 210-222.
Dale, B. & Emmons, K.R. (2014). Palliative wound care: principles of care. Home Health Nurse, 30(1), 48-53.
Emmons, K.R. & Robinson, J.P. (2014). Impact of urinary incontinence on older adults and their caregivers. Journal of Aging Life Care, Spring edition.
Emmons, K.R. & Robinson, J. (2013). Urinary incontinence severity and quality of life instruments. Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing, 40(4), 350-354.
Emmons, K.R. (PI/PD). Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, P.L. 116-136 (CARES Act) Supplemental Funding for Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) Grants. Grant for preventing, preparing for, and responding to COVID-19. 1-year grant 2020-2021. Funded: $64,285.00
Emmons, K.R. (PI/PD), Cantwell, E.R., Linz, S., & Whiting, R. (CO-PIs). Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR)- Veteran Nurses in Primary Care (VNPC) Training Program. Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) Bureau of Health Workforce Grant, 3-year grant 2019-2022. Funded: $1,500,000.00
Professional Honors and Awards
2019 — Chancellor’s Award for Civic Engagement, Rutgers University-Camden
2017 — Distinguished Nursing Alumni Award, Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden
2014 — Outstanding Nurse Educator Award, Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden
2010 — Quality and Patient Safety Award, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Pressure Ulcer Management Across System Hospitals: A Comprehensive Evidence Based Approach.
2010 — Helen McClelland Award for Clinical Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania Health System/GSPP, Nursing Excellence Award.
Offices Held in Scholarly and Professional Societies
2018 — ongoing Director-at-Large, Board of Directors, Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society
2018-ongoing — Research Committee, Eta Mu Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing.
2017-ongoing — Co-Chair, Wound Track. The National Conference Planning Committee. Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society annual conference.
2015 to 2017 — Member, Board of Directors, American Professional Wound Care Association.