Jennifer McIntosh, PhD, RN, CNE, PMH-BC, NEA-BC
Jennifer McIntosh, PhD, RN, CNE, PMH-BC, NEA-BC is a lecturer in the Graduate Entry Prespecialty in Nursing (GEPN) and Master of Science in Nursing programs. Dr. McIntosh received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from New York Institute of Technology, her Master of Science in Nursing degree with a concentration in Healthcare Systems Management from Loyola University, and her Doctor of Philosophy degree from Adelphi University.
Prior to joining Yale School of Nursing, Dr. McIntosh taught at several universities, and held progressive leadership positions in the emergency department and behavioral health settings, with the most recent position as the Director of Patient Care Services at a large health system in New York.
Dr. McIntosh serves on the Governance Committee of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Alpha Omega Chapter. She is a member of the Delta Mu Chapter Events Committee at YSN, Eastern Nursing Research Society, American Psychiatric Nurses Association, Emergency Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, and New York Organization of Nurse Executives and Leaders.
Research Interests/Clinical Practice
Dr. McIntosh’s experiences in the emergency department and inpatient behavioral health settings have sparked a passion for scholarly inquiry on the nursing care of individuals with mental illness. Her doctoral dissertation, for which she received a Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing grant, focused on the relationships of emergency nurses’ perceptions of stigma, attribution, individualized care and caring towards persons with mental illness.
Other research interests include mental health disparities among individuals experiencing homelessness and incarceration.
McIntosh, J. T. (2021). Emergency department nurses’ care of psychiatric patients: A scoping review. International Emergency Nursing, 54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ienj.2020.100929
Perrone, J.T. (2020). V.I.P. care: Ethical dilemmas and recommendations for nurses. Nursing Ethics, 27(3) 809-820. https://doi.org/10.1177/0969733019878833
American Psychiatric Nurses Association, October 2018 Annual Conference. Poster Presentation, Incorporating the whole, mind, body and soul: Medical simulations in the inpatient psychiatric setting.
American Psychiatric Nurses Association, October 2016 Annual Conference. Poster Presentation. Mobile learning: An innovative approach to overcoming the barriers of nursing staff development.