Nancy Cantey Banasiak, DNP, PNP, PPCNP-BC, APRN
Wendy U. and Thomas C. Naratil Professor of Nursing and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (PNP-AC) Specialty Director
Yale School of Nursing - Room 22306
Dr. Nancy Cantey Banasiak is the Wendy U. and Thomas C. Naratil Professor in the Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner specialty and Director of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Acute Care program. She has been a faculty member at YSN since 1998 and practices at Thames River School-Based Health 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 secretary of the Asthma and Allergy Special Interest Group 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.
Dr. Banasiak’s research and publications focus on pediatric asthma and has been driven by her clinical experience working with children and their families in the outpatient setting. Her doctorial evidence-based project focused on the Implementation of the Asthma Control Test in Primary Care and was adopted by Yale New Haven Primary Care Center to improve patient outcomes.
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.C., Heinonen, S., & Filippelli, A. (2023). A SMART Shift in Pediatric Asthma Therapy (Poster Presentation). Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference, Dublin, Ireland. March 8, 2023.
Banasiak, N.C. (2023). Are we Doing a Disservice to our Patients by Working Outside our Scope of Practice? The Development of a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner-Acute Care Program? (Oral Presentation). Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference, Dublin, Ireland. March 8, 2023.
Moriarty Daley, A., Banasiak, N.C. & Maciejak, N.L. (2023). Rising to the Challenge: Creating Simulation Experiences to Train PNP Students to Meet the Mental and Behavioral Needs of Children and Adolescents in Primary Care (Poster Presentation). National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. Orlando, FL. March 16, 2023.
Banasiak, N. (2022). Thunderstorm Related Asthma (Oral Presentation). National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. Dallas, TX. March 22, 2022.
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.