Faculty: Eaton


Carrie Eaton
Coordinator of Simulation-based Education; Nursing Learning Community Director


P: (860) 486-0541

University of Connecticut
School of Nursing
Storrs Hall, Room 102B
231 Glenbrook Rd. U-4026
Storrs, CT 06269

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Maternal Mental Health, Simulation Education


  • Connecticut E60761 (RN)
  • Massachusetts 243152 (RN)
  • RNC-OB – Certified Inpatient Obstetrics
  • C-EFM — Certified External Fetal Monitoring
  • CHSE – Certified Health Simulation Educator


  • Eaton, C. (2013). The Communication illusion. National Eating Disorders Association Blog.
  • Eaton, C. (2013). The Communication Illusion. Making Connections Magazine, Vol.6, Issue 4, p.8. Available here:
  • Beck, C.T., Eaton, C.M., & Gable, R.K. (2016). Vicarious posttraumatic growth in labor
    and delivery nurses. JOGNN, 45(6):801-812.
  • Eaton, C.M. (2017). Eating disorder recovery: A metaethnography. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association. Submitted for Publication (May 2017).


  • 2016 – The John J. and Joan Couzens Sauer Endowed Nursing Fellowship ($1,000) – University of Connecticut School of Nursing PhD Program
  • 2014-2017 – Outstanding Scholar Program Fellowship (approximately $50,000 per year) – University of Connecticut School of Nursing PhD Program
  • 2011 – Kathryn M. Mullane Award from Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT ($1,000) – Award presented to nurses who exhibit the qualities of compassion, sharing, communication, and collaboration and who exceed the needs and expectations of patients and their families.