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Kathleen Armstrong, Ph.D., RN

Assistant Professor


Courses Taught

Traditional undergraduate B.S.N. option, theory and clinical Medical-Surgical Nursing

Education

  • B.S.N., Saint Louis University
  • M.S.N., Saint Louis University
  • Ph.D., Nursing, Saint Louis University

Publications and Media Placements

Publications
  • Armstrong, K. (2016). Chemobrain: Physiological Predisposing Factors, MEDSURG  Nursing. 25(4), 215-220.
  • Hendricks-Ferguson, V. L., Ruebling, I., Sargeant, D. M., Kienstra, K., Eliot, K., Howell, T. G., Sebelski, C. A., Moore, K., & Armstrong, K. (2018). Undergraduate Interprofessional education students’ perspectives of health-care professional use of shared decision-making skills. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 1-9. doi: 10.1080/13561820.2018.1443912.

Abstracts

  • Hendricks-Ferguson, V. Sargeant, D., Ruebling, I, Banks, R., Sebelski, C., Kienstra, K., Powell, T, Moore, K., & Armstrong, K.  (March 29, 2014). Evaluation of Undergraduate Interprofessional Education (IPE) Students Perspectives’ about Communication Skills when working with Patients and other Health Care Professionals. Presented on March 29, 2012 at the MNRS 38th Annual Research Conference.  St. Louis, Missouri.

Presentations

  • Armstrong, K. The Incidence of Chemotherapy-Related Cognitive Changes in Cancer Patients with Solid Tumors and their Perceptions of these Changes.  Missouri Baptist Medical Center Research Symposium (2018, April)

  • Hendricks-Ferguson, V. L., Sargeant, D., Ruebling, I, Banks, R.,  Sebelski, C., Kienstra, K., Howell, T, Eillot, K. Moore, K., & Armstrong, K. (2016, April). Evaluation of undergraduate student perspectives’ about caring and decision-making skills when working with patients and other health care professionals. Poster session presented at the Health Sciences Interdisciplinary Research Symposium at Saint Louis University in St. Louis, MO.

  • Hendricks-Ferguson, V., Sargeant, D., Ruebling, I., Banks, R., Sebelski, C., Kienstra, K., Powell, T., Moore, K., & Armstrong, K. (2014, March 29). Evaluation of Undergraduate Interprofessional Education (IPE) Students Perspectives’ about Communication Skills when Working with Patients and Other Health Care Professionals. Abstract presented at the MNRS 38th Annual Research Conference, St. Louis MO  

  • Armstrong, K. (2014, August 8). Written Work in the Clinical Environment. Podium Presentation at the Clinical Faculty Academy, Saint Louis University, School of Nursing, St. Louis MO

Honors and Awards

  • Marion Bender Scholarship Award                                                               
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Delta Lambda Chapter Research Award                                                                                   
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Lambda Chapter, Inducted Member

Professional Organizations and Associations

  • Oncology Nursing Society, Member 
  • Midwest Nursing Research Society, Member 
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Delta Lambda Chapter, Member
  • Missouri Nurses Association   

Community Work and Service

  • Komen Race for the Cure Team Participant and Volunteer
  • Walk for MS Team Participant and Volunteer
  • St. Louis University High School, Auction Committee Chair
  • St. Joseph’s Academy High School, Auction Committee Chair
  • St. Gerard Majella, Church Volunteer
  • St. Gerard Majella Parish, Coordinator Annual Fall Festival
  • St. Gerard Majella Parish, Coordinator Fall Festival Fundraising Committee
  • St. Gerard Majella School President Alliance of Parents and Teachers
  • Sts. Peter and Paul Community Outreach Program
  • St. Louis University High School Mothers’ Club Board Member
  • St. Joseph’s Academy Alumnae Board President