Dissertation Abstract Journal - April 2018

Dissertation Abstract Journal - April 2018

Tiffany Straughter, DHA
Sheila Hannah, EDD/CI
Edward H. Hoisington Jr., DM
Patricia M. López, EDD/CI
Adrienne Marie Wright, EDD/ET
Sherry S. Jennings, PHD/IO
Avideh Sadaghiani-Tabrizi, DM/IST
James P. Getman, DM
Leonard B. Jackson, EDD/CI
Lisa Marie Comstock, DM/IST
 

Dissertation Abstract(s): 

The Use of Electronic Health Records During the Transition of Care: Perceptions of Healthcare Providers

Author: 
Tiffany Straughter
Program of study: 
D.H.A.
Abstract: 
The purpose of this qualitative, descriptive case study is to examine why electronic health records (EHRs) are underutilized for chronically ill, young adult patients transitioning from pediatric to a

Motivational Factors of Student Retention within a Summer Bridge Program: A Descriptive, Qualitative Case Study

Author: 
Sheila Hannah
Program of study: 
Ed.D./CI
Abstract: 
The purpose of this descriptive, qualitative case study design was to investigate whether a summer bridge program, developed for first-year, first-generation students, is effective in retaining studen

Integrating Cybersecurity Education in K-6 Curriculum: Schoolteachers, IT Experts, and Parents' Perceptions

Author: 
Avideh Sadaghiani-Tabrizi
Program of study: 
D.M./IST
Abstract: 
The educational system has been challenging children through competitive societal information-age education by promoting achievement among students, in preparing children for global excellence.

Middle School Special Education Standardized Reading Test Scores: A Quasi-experimental Study

Author: 
Leonard B. Jackson
Program of study: 
Ed.D./CI
Abstract: 
The purpose of this quantitative retrospective quasi-experimental study was to determine if there was a statistically significant difference between sixth, seventh, and eighth grade special education

Case Study: Exchange Leaders' Perceptions of Technology Challenges Supplying Shaving Cream to Soldiers in Afghanistan

Author: 
Lisa Marie Comstock
Program of study: 
D.M./IST
Abstract: 
The purpose of this qualitative single-case study was to examine 29 Exchange leaders’ perceptions of challenges on how the Exchange supply chain technology can enable better delivery of supplying shav
April, 2018