Michael Moon

PhD, MSN, RN, CNS-CC, CEN, FAEN

Professor

Office: Nursing Building #128
E-mail: moon@uiwtx.edu
Phone: (210) 283-5054

  • Educational Degrees

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
      Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing
      Lubbock, Texas
    • Master of Science in Nursing
      Major: Critical Care Nursing
      Functional Minor: Nursing Education
      University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio School of Nursing
      San Antonio, Texas
    • Doctorate of Philosophy in Adult, Community, and Professional Education
      Texas State University
      San Marcus, Texas
  • Brief Academic and Teaching History

    • University of the Incarnate Word Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing (2001 - present)
      San Antonio, Texas
    • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing (1996 - 2001)
      Lubbock, Texas
  • Courses Taught

    • NURS 7359 DNP Project I
    • NURS 7325 Advanced Pathophysiology
    • NURS 6368 Teaching in Schools of Nursing
    • NURS 6325 Advanced Pathophysiology
    • NURS 4551 Critical Care Nursing
    • NURS 4532 Leadership/Management
    • NURS 4288 Nursing Internship
    • NURS 3325 Healthcare Pathophysiology
    • NURS 3199 Leadership in Professional Organizations
    • NURS 2213 Basic Health Assessment
    • ATHP 2315 Evaluation of Injuries and Conditions to the Trunk and Lower Extremities
    • NMED 4510 Nuclear Cardiology
  • Research Interests

    • Emergency Nursing
    • Critical Care Nursing
    • Education of Healthcare Providers
    • Emerging Professional Nurses
    • Vulnerable Populations:
      • Hispanic Healthcare and Educational Issues
      • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning Healthcare Issues
  • Recent Intellectual Contributions

    Publications

    1. Wolf, L.A., Perhats, C., DeLao, A.M., Moon, M.D., and Carman, M.J. (2017). The experience of advanced practice nurses in US emergency care settings. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 43(5), 426-434.
    2. Wolf, L.A., Perhats, C., DeLao, A.M., Clark, P., and Moon, M.D. (2017). On the threshold of safety: A qualitative exploration of nurses' perceptions of factors involved in safe staffing levels in emergency departments. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 43(2), 150-157.
    3. Wolf, L.A., DeLao, A.M., Perhats, C., Clark, P., Moon, M.D., Baker, K.M., Carman, M.J., Zavotsky, K.E., and Lenehan, G. (2015). Exploring the management of death: Emergency nurses' perceptions of challenges and facilitators in provision of end-of-life care in the emergency department. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 41(5), e23-e33.
    4. Wolf, L.A., Perhats, C., DeLao, A.M., Moon, M.D., Clark, P.R., and Zavotsky, K.E. (2016). "It's a burden you carry": Describing moral distress in emergency nursing. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 42(1), 37-46.
    5. Carman, M.J., Clark, P.R., Wold, L.A., and Moon, M.D. (2015). Sampling considerations in emergency nursing research. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 41(2), 162-164.
    6. "Influences of the Emergency Nurses Professional Association on the Socialization of Emerging Emergency Nurses". 1st Global Conference on Emergency Nursing and Trauma Care, Dublin, Ireland, September 24, 2014 (Poster Presentation)
    7. Zavotsky, K.E., Wolf, L.A., Baker, K.M., Carman, M.J., Clark, P.R., Langkeit, K., Lenehan, G., Moon, M. (2014). Benefits to ED nurses participating in interdisciplinary research. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 40(5), 512-514.
    8. Baker, K.M., Zavotsky, K.E., Wolf, L.A., Carman, M.J., Clark, P.R., Langkeit, K., Lenehan, G., Moon, M. (2014). Statistics for emergency nurses. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 40(3), 286-288.
    9. Moon, M.D., Wolf, L., Baker, K., Carman, M.J., Clark, P.R., Henderson, D., Manton, A., and Zavotsky, K.E. (2013). Evaluating qualitative research studies for use in the clinical setting. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 39(5), 508-510.
    10. Carman, M.J., Wolf, L.A., Henderson, D., Kamienski, M., Koziol-McLain, J., Manton, A., and Moon, M.D., (2013). Developing your clinical question: The key to successful research. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 39(3), 299-301.
    11. Wolf, L.A., Carman, M.J., Henderson, D., Kamienski, M., Koziol-McLain, J., Manton, A., and Moon, M.D. (2013). Evaluating evidence for practice. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 39(2), 197-199.
    12. Wolf, L.A., Carman, M.J., Henderson, D., Kamienski, M., Koziol-McLain, J., Manton, A., and Moon, M.D. (2012). Ten things we might not want to do anymore: How research changes nursing practice. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 38(6), 589-591.
  • Professional Memberships

    • Academy of Emergency Nursing (2007 - Present)
    • American Nurses Association (1988 - Present)
    • Emergency Nurses Association (1989 - Present)
    • American Association of Critical Care Nurses (1998 - Present)
    • Sigma Theta Tau, International (1988 - Present)
    • National Student Nurses' Association Subscriber Member (1987 - Present)
    • Certified Emergency Nurse (1992 - Present)
    • Golden Key Honor Society (2010 - Present)
    • Pi Lamda Theta Honor Society (2010 - Present)
    • Alpha Chi Honor Society (2013 - Present)
  • More Info

    • Personal Background
      • Married with three dogs and a parrot
      • Host family for students from Mexico
      • Active member in the nursing profession and the UIW community
    • Hobbies and Interest
      • Languages
      • Movies and Music
      • Cooking
      • Photography
      • Genealogy
      • Family and friends