Nancy Cantey Banasiak, DNP, PNP, PPCNP-BC, APRN
Nancy Cantey Banasiak is an Associate Professor in the Pediatric Nursing Practitioner specialty. She has been a faculty member at YSN since 1998 and practices at Yale New Haven Hospital Pediatric Primary Care Center with a focus on asthma. She holds her master’s and doctoral degrees in Nursing from Catholic University of America. Nancy is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners where she is co-chair of the Asthma and Allergy SIG and has also served as a member of their executive committee and treasurer. She was awarded the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Doctor of Nursing Practice studies at Catholic University. Nancy was also named one of the top 25 Pediatric Nursing Professors in 2014 and was awarded the Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing.
Nancy’s research focuses on asthma and sleep. Her interest has been driven by her clinical experience working with children and their families with asthma. She is particularly interested in the understanding the effect of asthma on sleep. She will be working closely with Drs. Nancy Redeker and Lois Sadler on the community engaged sleep promotion program for children.
Meadows-Oliver, M., & Banasiak, N.C. (Eds.) (2021). Pediatric Practice Guidelines. NY: Springer Publishing Co.
Ordway, M., Sadler, L.S., Jeon, S., O’Connell, M., Banasiak, N., Fenick, A.M., Crowley, A.A., Canapari, C., & Redeker, N.S. (2020). Sleep health in young children living with socioeconomic adversity. Research in Nursing & Health, 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1002/nur.22023
Sadler, L.S., Banasiak, N., Canapari, C., Crowley, A., Fenick, A., O’Connell, M., Ordway, M., Sude, L., Trevino, S., & Redeker, N.S. (2020). “If mommy’s not cranky, everybody else survives another day.” Perspectives on sleep from multiethnic community parents, pediatric providers and childcare providers. The Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics.
Banasiak, N. & Meadows-Oliver, M. (2020). Prevalence of asthma at a school-based health clinic in Nicaragua. Journal of Specialists in Pediatric Nursing, e12289. https://doi.org/10.1111/jspn.12289
Sadler, L.S., Ordway, M., Fenick, A., O’Connell, M., Banasiak, N., Crowley, A., Canapari, C., & Redeker, N. (2019). Parent and Provider Perceptions About Sleep in Children Living with Economic Adversity, Sleep, 42(1), A318. https://doi.org/10.1093/sleep/zsz067.790
Banasiak, N. (2018). Implementation of the asthma control test into primary care to improve patient outcomes. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 32(6), 591-599.
Redeker, N. S., Ordway, M. R., Banasiak, N., Caldwell, B., Canapari, C., Crowley, A., …Sadler, L. S. (2017). Community partnership for healthy sleep: Research protocol. Research in Nursing & Health, 1-11.
Banasiak, N., & Meadows-Oliver, M. (2017). Evaluating asthma websites using the brief DISCERN instrument. Journal of Asthma and Allergy, 10, 191-196.
Banasiak, N. (2016). Understanding the relationship between asthma and sleep in the pediatric population. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 30(6), 546-550.
Banasiak, N.C. (2020). Integrated Asthma Assessment and Care Model in Pediatric Primary Care (Poster Presentation). Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference, Dublin Ireland, March 4-5, 2020.
Sadler, L.S., Ordway, M.R., O’Connell, M., Banasiak, N., Fenick, A., Crowley, A., Canapari, C., & Redeker, N.S. (2019). Parents’ and Providers’ Perceptions about Sleep in Children Living with Economic Adversity. Poster presented at 33rd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC. San Antonio, TX, June 11, 2019.
Banasiak, N.C., & Meadows-Oliver, M. (2019). Prevalence of Asthma at a School-Based Clinic in Nicaragua. (Poster Presentation). National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, New Orleans, LA, March 8, 2019.
Banasiak, N. (2018). Implementation of the asthma control test into primary care to improve patient outcomes.Poster delivered at the National Association of Nurse Practitioners, Chicago, IL, March 18-20.
Banasiak, N. (2016). Understanding the relationship between asthma and sleep.Poster delivered at the Pediatric Nursing Journal Conference, Philadelphia PA, June 2-4.
Sadler, L.S., Redeker, N.R., Ordway, M., Banasiak, N., Crowley, A., Caldwell, B., Canapari, C. & Fenick, A. (2016). Partnering with families and pediatric clinicians to improve sleep health in children living in socioeconomically stressed environments. Poster delivered at the Eastern Nursing Research Society 28th Annual Scientific Sessions, Pittsburgh, PA, April 13-15.