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Michaelene Mirr jansen

Michaelene Mirr Jansen
 Michaelene Jansen

Research Interests:

  • Nursing biographies
  • Minor brain trauma

Areas of Expertise/Leadership:

  • Critical care, geriatrics and neuro trauma
  • National Service:
    • Board of Directors, National Organization of Nurse Practioner Faculties Responsible for developing a Teleweb Conference, October 22, 1999, and chairing the Programs Committee which puts on the Annual Conference. Currently chairing Faculty Practice Committee.
  • Local Service:
    • Board of Directors, Senior Citizens Training and Employment
    • Provide free Health Screening Exams for Senior Aides program through the Senior Citizens Training and Employment.
    • Health Maintenance Clinics at London Square Apartments and Oakwood Apartments.
    • Cervical and Breast Cancer Screening through the Wisconsin Women's Cancer Control Program, Eau Claire City/County Health Department.
    • Chippewa Valley Free Clinic, volunteer N.P.


  • Clinical contract with Dr. Michael Smith for 20% release time to provide nurse practitioner services at Southside Medical Clinic.
  • Scholarship: Recently co-edited a text on Advanced Practice Nursing with Mariah Snyder (Springer publisher). Also authored several chapters.
    • Snyder, M. and Mirr, M.P. (Eds.)(1999). Advanced Practice Nursing. New York: Springer.
    • Edited and contributed 3 chapters:
      • Advanced practice nursing: An overview, p. 1-24.
      • Professional issues: Licensure and Certification, Prescriptive Privileges and Reimbursement, p. 37-56.
      • Evaluating the effectiveness of the advanced practice nurse, p. 207-220.
    • Mirr, M.P. (2000). Signe Skott Cooper. In V. Bullough et al (2000). Nursing Biographies Vol 3. New York: Springer.
    • Mirr, M.P. (2000). Edith Partridge. In V. Bullough et al (2000). Nursing Biographies Vol 3. New York: Springer.
    • Mirr, M.P. (2001). Abnormally Increased Arousal AANN's Behavior. Neuroscience Nursing (2nd ed.). Philadephia: WB. Saunder. pp 119-136.