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Phyllis Esslinger, MSN, RN

Director of Recruitment
Professor Emerita
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5386
Email: pesslinger@apu.edu
As director of recruitment for the School of Nursing, Phyllis Esslinger, MSN, RN, works not only with students but with other faculty and staff. She used to teach courses such as Nursing Research, Theory and Practice in Nursing, Clinical Specialization in Parent-Child Nursing, and Comprehensive Examination Directed Study. Esslinger has spoken at Common Day of Learning and in chapel, and is well equipped to better the education of all students at APU.

Education

MSN, University of California
BSN, University of California

Department

  • School of Nursing
    • Graduate Programs

Professional/Scholarly Presentations

Presentations
Esslinger, P. "Validity and Reliability of a Measure on Situational Sense of Coherence," Paper presented at the International Conference on Sense of Coherence, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1993

Esslinger, P. "The Russian Experience: A Spiritual Experience," Paper presented at chapel, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA, 1993

Esslinger, P. "Ethical Issues in Genetics," Paper presented at Common Day of Learning, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA, 1993

Esslinger, P. "Children's Spiritual Care," Paper presented at Southern California Presbyterian Church, San Marino, CA, 1994

Esslinger, P. "Children's Health in America," Paper presented at United Methodist Women of Southern California, Alhambra, CA, 1994

Publications
Esslinger, P. "Unit XI: Leadership and Power." A Clinical Specialty Program in Home Health Care Nursing, (1992).

Esslinger, P. "Unit VI: The Clinical Nurse Specialist as Case Manager." A Clinical Specialty Program in Home Health Care Nursing, (1992).

Esslinger, P. "Unit 1: Clinical nurse specialist role." A Clinical Specialty Program in Home Care Nursing, (1992).

Esslinger, P. "Pediatric nursing, part II: General pediatric nursing care." Russian Nursing Reform Project, Moscow: Ministry of Health, (1993).

Esslinger, P. "Pediatric nursing, part 1: Development and adaptation." Russian Nursing Reform Project, Moscow: Ministry of Health, (1993).

Professional Involvement and Accomplishments

Associations, Boards, Committees
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)/Harbor Women's Health Program Advisory Committee. Member, 2003; St. Vincent Hospital Historical Conservancy of Nursing Advisory Committee, 2003; Huntington Memorial Hospital/PCC Schools of Nursing Alumni Association President, 2003; Chair, Queens Health and Faith Partnership Advisory Commission, 2001-2003; Director, Graduate Nursing Program, Azusa Pacific University School of Nursing, 1991-1998

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