Daniel Lovasz


Assistant Professor

Office: Nursing Building #115
E-mail: lovasz@uiwtx.edu
Phone: (210) 832-5694

  • Educational Degrees

    • PhD: Doctor of Health Administration - University of Phoenix
    • MSN: Master in Nursing Informatics - University of Maryland
    • BSN: Bachelors of Science in Nursing - University of Maryland
    • CNE: Certified Nurse Educator - Florida State University
  • Brief Academic and Teaching History

    Dr. Lovasz has been teaching Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing since 2005. He was the lead faculty and course coordinator (Associate Professor) at Gulf Coast Community College and Charleston Southern University. He was also an Associate Professor and Course Coordinator for Capstone courses at Galen College of Nursing. Dr. Lovasz has been part of the University of the Incarnate Word for almost 4 years. He is currently teaching Psychiatric Mental Health and is the lead faculty member for NURS 4432 PMHN.

  • Courses Taught

    • Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
    • Nursing Informatics
    • Evidence Based Practice and Nursing Research
    • Mental Surgical Nursing
    • Pharmacology
  • Research Interests

    • Student satisfaction with nursing programs
    • Student retention and success
    • Transcranial magnetic stimulation
    • Personality disorders - alternative approaches
    • Traumatic brain injuries - screening/treatment/management
    • The use of standardized patient in psychiatric mental health nursing simulation
    • Psychiatric mental health needs in the community
    • Suicide prevention
  • Professional Memberships

    • National League for Nursing (NLN)
    • Honor Society of Nursing
    • American Nurses Association (ANA)
    • U.S. Army Reserves
  • Awards and Accomplishments

    • Blackboard guru
    • Several military awards
  • Publications

    • 2014 Doctoral Dissertation – “Socio-demographic-related variations in satisfaction with the nursing program: A descriptive study"
  • Certifications/Licenses

    • RN
    • BLS
    • CNE
    • ENA
  • More Info

    I am an officer in the Army Reserves with a rank of Major and I am a Head Nurse at my reserve unit.