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Mary Maguire McNamara, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Population Health Nursing Science

Contact

Building & Room:

S-313

Address:

1601 Parkview Ave., Rockford, IL 61107

Office Phone:

815.395.5835

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About

Dr. McNamara's scholarly and clinical work focuses on intimate partner violence and trauma informed care. She studies the intersection of trauma and chronic disease, substance abuse, disordered eating, domestic abuse, and mental health. She is an experienced educator and Family Nurse Practitioner with a robust clinical practice.

Selected Grants

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), AdvancingPractice: Fellowship in Advanced Community Health Practice and Leadership, Academic Partner

Selected Publications

McNamara M, Yingling c. The Reemergence of Syphilis: Clinical Pearls for Consideration. Nursing Clinics of North America. 2020, 55(3), 363-377. DOI: 1010.1016/j.cnur.2020.06.009

McNamara M, Rosenberger K. The Significance of Vitamin D Status in Breast Cancer: A State of the Science Review. Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health. 2020, 64(3), 276-288. DOI: 10.1111/jmwh.12968

Publication Aggregators

Service to Community

Family Peace Center, Research and Outcomes Committee Member
Rockford Promise, Mentor

Notable Honors

2019, Remarkable Nurses: Nursing Annual Report. R, SwedishAmerican Health System

2018, First Place Midwest Conference Poster Presentations, Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nursing

2013, Graduating Student Recognition Award, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing Alumni Association

Licensures and Certifications

Family Nurse Practitioner

Professional Memberships

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
American Nurses Association
Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nurses
American Association of Emergency Nurse Practitioners

Selected Presentations

McNamara M, Woroch, R. Intimate Partner Violence. Oral Podium Presentation. Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nursing Annual Midwest Conference Reimagined, October 22nd, 2020

McNamara M, Woroch, R. Simulation to Validate NP Student Competence in Addressing Intimate Partner Violence. Oral Podium Presentation. American Psychiatric Nurses Association Virtual Conference, October 5th, 2020

McNamara M, Woroch, R. Simulation to Validate NP Student Competence in Addressing Intimate Partner Violence. Poster Presentation. NONPF: National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties 46th Annual Meeting, virtual, April 25th

Cotler K, McNamara M, Calvin D, Sparbel K. Innovative Technological Strategies to Promote Student Engagement and Competencies. Oral Podium Presentation. NONPF: National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties 45th Annual Meeting, April 5th, 2019, Atlanta, GA.

McNamara M. Fostering Resilience and Hope in Nurses. Keynote Speaker, Chief Nursing Officer’s Leader Luncheon. Swedish American Health System, May 5th, 2019 Rockford, 2019

McNamara M. Interpretation of Orthopedic X-rays. Skills on Point Outpatient Skills Conference. January 13, 2019. Hoffman Estates, IL