Title/Position: Assistant Professor of ClinicalProfile:
Deborah Ann Salani, DNP, ARNP, CPON, BC-NE
School of Nursing and Health Studies
M. Christine Schwartz Center for Nursing Education
Telephone: (305) 284-6487
BS – (Psychology) – Marywood University – Scranton, Pennsylvania
BSN- University of Miami
MSN – University of Miami
DNP – University of Miami
General pediatrics, hematology/oncology, bone marrow transplant, pediatric critical care, and psychiatric nursing
Research and Academic Interests
Family centered care in pediatrics
Burke, M & Salani, D. (2012). Oncologic Emergencies Requiring Critical Care in Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child, 3rd Edition. In Mary Fran Hazinski’s Nursing Care of the Critically Ill Child.
Wood, M.L. & Salani, D (2010) “ Positive Changes” Cover story Advance for Nurses, June 7, 2010 Vol. 11 (8)
Salani, D. & Burke, M. (2009). Pediatric Hematology Chapter in Ward, S. & Hisley, Maternal-Child Nursing Care: Mothers, Children, and Families Across Care Settings.
Cagen, D. & Franco, M. (2003). Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Children. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 7, (5), 1-2.
Cagen, D. & Turpel, S. (2003). Measuring Sedation in the Youngest of Patients. Nursing Spectrum, April, (13), 7, 6.
Ranft, A. & Cagen, D. (2003). Respiratory Distress in the Youngest Patients. Advance for Nurses, January, 20-21.
Cagen, D., Franco, M. & Vasquez, D. (2002). The ABC’s of Low Blood Counts. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 6, (1), January/February, 34-37.
Bragg, J., Cagen, D. & Pack, J. (2001). Bone Marrow Transplants in Children. Advances for Nurses, October 15, 2001.
ICU Handbook (2006, 2010) – A quick reference for medical professionals (1st edition).
Chemo at a Glance (1998, 2006) - A quick reference for medical professionals (2nd edition).