Karen M Deck

Associate Clinical Professor, Program in Nursing Science
College of Health Sciences

MSN, FNP-BC
Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing

MSN, California State University, Long Beach, 1997

Phone: (949) 824-2888
Email: karen.deck@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
299A Berk Hall
Mail Code: 3959
Irvine, CA 92697

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Research
Interests
Adolescent and women's health; uninsured; infectious diseases; health literacy; obesity.
   
Academic
Distinctions
2016 Recipient, Bridging Healthcare Needs Award, California Association for
Nurse Practitioners.
2015 Recipient, Faculty of the Year, Graduate Nursing Program
2011 Recipient, CalOptima Circle of Care Award
2006 Inspired a new column in the American Journal for Nurse Practitioners
entitled "What I Learned From My Patient," following publication of
an article about health literacy in a Hurricane Katrina evacuee.
2006 One of eight medical invitees, MemorialCare Medical Relief Team,
Hurricane Katrina.
1993 Saddleback Memorial Medical Center Nurse of the Year.
1975 Recipient, LAC/USC Medical Center School of Nursing Faculty Achievement Award.
1975 Recipient, LAC/USC Medical Center School of Nursing Alumni Association, Annie M. Yates Scholarship Award.
1975 Recipient, Pacific Palisades Women’s Auxiliary Scholarship Award.
   
Publications Deck, K.M. (2013). A case of viral syndrome. Clinical Advisor (September 13, 2013) online.
   
  Deck, K. & Milbury, B. (2015) Abstract accepted "Hybrid Learning at the Gut Level." 2015, Elsevier Faculty Development Conference.
   
  Deck, K. M., & Deck, K. B. (2010). Predictability, probability, and proof: A young woman with breast cancer. American Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 14(9/10), online.
   
  2014 Deck, K.M., Haney, B., Fitzpatrick, C.F., Phillips, S.J., Tiso, S. (2014). Prescription for obesity: Eat less and move more. Is it Really That Simple? Open Journal of Nursing.
4(9). Online.
   
  Deck, K. M. (2008). Snapshot of the uninsured, American Journal for Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference Issue Women’s Healthcare,
7(6),47-50.
   
  Deck, K. M. (2006). About Ruth: Paying homage to a New Orleans evacuee. American Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 10(3), 42-44.
   
  Deck, K. M. (1997). Thesis: Outcome evaluation of mastectomy-lumpectomy
one-day hospitalization or outpatient discharge.
   
Grants 2016 $1 million endowment from Sue and Bill Gross targeted for the Laguna Beach Community Clinic Teen Clinic
   
2002 Kaiser Family Foundation to support Teen Clinic.
   
2013 Seed money for establishment of Laguna Beach Community Clinic's Gardasil vaccination program.
   
2001 Cox Communications $10,000 grant to establish teen-dedicated clinic hours.
   
Professional
Societies
California Association for Nurse Practitioners
National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
LAC/USC Medical Center School of Nursing Alumni Association
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
   
   
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Last updated 03/17/2016