Patricia O'Brien-Barry, PhD, RNC-OB

Licensed in New Jersey and Pennsylvania
Fellow, National Academies of Practice
Certified Inpatient Obstetric Nurse, National Certification Corporation

Clinical Area of Specialization

Obstetrics, Women’s Health

Professional Presentations/Scholarly Activities

Poster presentation entitled “Quiet Time Initiative” at the New Jersey Organization of Nurse Leaders’ 15th Annual Nursing Research Day “Nurse Leaders Shape Healthy Practice Environments Across Multi-Generations” June 9, 2017 at the New Jersey Hospital Association, Princeton, NJ. Co-presenters Gonzalez, Forde, Patterson.

Poster presentation entitled “Quiet Time Initiative” at Clara Maass Medical Center Nursing Research Council’s Nursing Research Day “Nursing Research: Creating Meaningful Change One Study at a Time” May 19, 2017 at Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville, NJ. Co-presenters Gonzalez, Forde, Patterson, Clyne.

Presented “Evaluating Evidence in Research” at Utilizing Evidence to Change Practice Research Conference at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ, October 21, 2016.

Publications/Research

“Peer education versus computer-based education: Improve utilization of library databases among direct care nurses”, Journal for Nurses in Professional Development, 33(4)2017, E1-E5. (Co-authors Gonzalez, Ancheta, Razal, Clyne)
“Quiet Time Initiative” research study conducted 2016 at Clara Maass Medical Center by Clara Maass Medical Center’s Nursing Research Council team (Gonzalez, O’Brien-Barry, Ancheta, Razal, Clyne)
“Peer Education versus Computer-Based Learning”, research study conducted 2015 at Clara Maass Medical Center by Clara Maass Medical Center’s Nursing Research Council team (Gonzalez, O’Brien-Barry, Ancheta, Razal, Clyne)
Office Location:
Obal Hall, Room 312D, Third floor
Contact Phone:
(201) 559-6232

Education

PhD, New York University Steinhardt School of Education Division of Nursing, New York, NY
MSN, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA
BSN, Seton Hall University College of Nursing, South Orange, NJ