Faculty: Jakubisin-Konicki

Annette Jakubisin-Konicki

Ph.D., ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP
Associate Professor
Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Primary Care Track

annette.jakubisin_konicki@uconn.edu
P: (860) 486-2418
F: (860) 486-0001
University of Connecticut
School of Nursing
Storrs Hall, Room 213
231 Glenbrook Rd. U-4026
Storrs, CT 06269

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Cardiovascular disease in women
Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
Cardiovascular risk factor reduction
Health promotion
Eating disorders in adolescents

Honors & Awards:

June 2018: Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP)

2018: NONPF Outstanding Service Award

2017: Leadership in Academic Nursing Programs (LANP) Fellow

Professional Activities

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF), Secretary, Board of Directors (2019-present)

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF), Chair, Curricular Leadership Committee (2017-2019)

Professional Advisory Committee, Day Kimball Home Health Care (member)

Northeast District Department of Health: consultant, speaker

Health Alliance Committee: consultant, speaker

Journal Cardiovascular Nursing- manuscript peer reviewer

“Caring For You- Heart Healthy”, Radio Programbi-monthly on radio station WINY, 1350 AM, Putnam, CT (discuss heart healthy topics with radio host Gary Osbrey). End Spring 2010

Research Funding

July 2019-June 2023: Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA). Innovative Clinical-Academic Partnership to Enhance NP Preparation for Practice. Primary Care Nurse Practitioners Caring for Underserved Populations. Funded for $2,798,056, Role: Co-investigator (20%)

July 2016-June 2019: Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA). Innovative Clinical-Academic Partnership to Enhance NP Preparation for Practice (ICAN). Funded for $1.4 million, Role: Co-investigator (20%)

October 2019:  CVS Foundation FNP CUPs (FNPS Caring for Underserved Populations) Grant.  Funded for $4000.00, Primary Investigator

October 2018:  CVS Foundation FNP CUPs (FNPS Caring for Underserved Populations) Grant. Funded for $4000.00, Primary Investigator

October 2017:  CVS Foundation FNP CUPs (FNPS Caring for Underserved Populations) Grant. Funded for $5000.00, Primary Investigator

December 2014-April 2016:  HealthQuest Grant: Voices of Follow the Fifty.  Funded for %5110.00, Primary Investigator.

Selected Publications

Alexander, I. M., Jakubisin-Konicki, A., Barandouzi, Z. A., Bottone, C., Mayerson, E., & Witkovic, M. (2020). Chapter 14: Menopause. In F. Likis & K. Schuiling, Eds, Women’s Gynecologic Health, 4th ed (pp. xx-xx). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.

Comacho, A., Jakubisin Konicki, A., McGrath, J. M. & Carpentier, P. (2019). The Effect of NaProTECHNOLOGY on Marital Interaction in Couples with Infertility. The Journal of Christian Nursing. (S)

Jakubisin Konicki, A., 2019.  Promoting Cardiovascular Health in Mid-life Women.  Section Current Approaches to Managing Menopause. In Current Obstetrics and Gynecology Reports. DOI: 10.1007/s13669-019-00275-8 (I)

Hodges, A., Jakubisin Konicki, A., Talley, M., Bordelon, C., Holland, A., & Galin, F.S. (2019). Competency based education in transitioning nurse practitioner students from education into practice. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. 31(11):675-682.  doi: 10.1097/JXX.0000000000000327 (R)

Kostas-Polston, E.A., Johnson-Mallard, V.M., Alexander, I.M., Jakubisin Konicki, A., Fugate Woods, N., & Miedema, J.N.  (2019, in review).  Bioidentical Hormone Therapy: Advanced Practice Nurse Knowledge, Beliefs, and Prescribing and Monitoring Habits. (R)

Alexander, I. M. & Jakubisin-Konicki, A. (2018). Chapter 16: Abnormal Uterine Bleeding. In Carcio, H. & Secor, M., Eds., Advanced Health Assessment of Women, 4th Ed. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Co.

Fugate-Woods, N., Alexander, I. M., Jakubisin-Konicki, A., Canty, L. (2017). Chapter 7: Women’s Bodies. In I. M. Alexander, V. Johnson-Mallard, E. A. Kostas-Polston, C. Ingram, & N. F. Woods, Eds., Women’s Health Care in Advanced Practice Nursing, 2nd Ed. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Co.

Alexander, I.M., Jakubisin-Konicki, A., Jackson, S., Ladani, D., LoGiudice, J., Vo, L. (2017).  Chapter 34: Menopause.  In I.M. Alexander, V. Johnson-Mallard, E.A. Kostas-Polston, C. Ingram & N.F. Woods, Eds, Women’s Health Care in Advanced Practice Nursing, 2nd Ed (pp.655-680). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Co.

Jakubisin-Konicki, A., 2011.  “Women’s Knowledge of Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Level of Self-Nurturance and Participation in Heart-Healthy Behaviors.”  Journal Cardiovascular Nursing

Jakubisin-Konicki, A., 2009.  “Women’s Knowledge of Cardiovascular Risk Factors, Level of Self-Nurturance and Participation in Heart-Healthy Behaviors.”  Doctoral Dissertation.  University of Massachusetts Graduate School of Nursing.  Accessed at:  http://escholarship.umassmed.edu/gsn_diss/11/

Fidrocki Mason, V., Jakubisin-Konicki, A., 2003.  “Ventricular Assist Devises as Destination Therapy. AACN Clinical Issues 14(4): 488-497.

Miller, K.H., Simonowicz, P.A., Kent, P.A., and Konicki, A.J., 2002.  “Cardiac and Vascular Disease Manifestations” in B.S. Levine & K.H. Miller (Ed.), Cardiac & Vascular Review and Resource Manual (pp. 127 – 164). Washington, DC: Institute for Research, Education and Consultation at The American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Jakubisin-Konicki, A., 1993. “Management Style and Its Effect On Job Satisfaction as Perceived by Critical Care Nurses.” Masters Thesis. University of Massachusetts Graduate School of Nursing.

Selected Presentations

(* refereed)

McNeil, B., Jakubisin Konicki, A., Bourassa, D., Alexander, I.M. (2020, April). Barrier Busters: Improving Communications with Community Preceptors in "PCNP-CUPS".  Poster presentation at the 2020 National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) National Conference, Chicago, IL (poster).

Ellis, K., Jakubisin Konicki, A., & Kelly-Weeder, S. (2019, Dec.).  “DNP 2025: Creating a Seamless BSN to DNP Curriculum Part II”.  Presentation NONPF Faculty Institute, Bethesda, MD.

Alexander, Ivy, Jakubisin Konicki, A., McNeil, B., and Bourassa, D. (2019, Oct.) Evidence-based NP Education Practice Change: We need “NP CUPS!” Poster session presented at American Academy of Nursing’s 2019 Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference.  Washington DC.

Jakubisin Konicki, A., (2019, June).  The PCPs Role in the AHA 2020 Impact Goal for Cardiovascular Health. Presentation at 2019 American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) National Conference, Indianapolis, IN.

McNeil, B., Jakubisin Konicki, A., Bourassa, D., & Alexander, I.M. (2019, June).  The Survey Says...Clinical Teaching Needs of NP Preceptors. Poster presentation at the 2019 American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) National Conference, Indianapolis, IN.

McNeil, B., Jakubisin Konicki, A., Bourassa, D., & Alexander, I.M. (2019, April).  Preserve the Preceptor: Aligning Expectations for Students, Preceptors, and Programs. Podium presentation at the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF) 45th Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Jakubisin Konicki, A., McNeil, B., Bourassa, D., Blackson, M., Gammie, L., & Alexander, I.  (2018, Nov.). An evidence-based education practice change:  “ICAN” help underserved populations overcome social determinants of health.  American Academy of Nursing’s 2018 Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference.  Washington DC. *

Jakubisin Konicki, A., & Hodges, A.  NONPF Leadership Program Webinar, (2018, Nov.). “DNP Program Curriculum Development: Implementing the Transition”.

Jakubisin Konicki, A. (2018, Nov.)  A Community Engagement Initiative Supporting a Culture of Heart Health. Poster presentation at the American Heart Association Symposium, Chicago, I.

Jakubisin Konicki, A., & Hodges, A. (2018, Oct.).  NONPF Leadership Program Webinar, “DNP Program Curriculum Development: Steps to modification and initiation”.

Bourassa, D., Jakubisin Konicki, A., McNeil, B., Blankson, M., & Alexander, I. M. (2018, September). Clinical Nurse Leader Association Fall Conference 2018. Charlotte, NC (accepted for podium presentation, conference canceled due to hurricane).*

Jakubisin Konicki, A. (2018, April).  Voices of ‘Follow the Fifty’ Models of Heart Health.  A community engagement initiative.  Podium presentation at the Preventative Cardiology Symposium.  Baltimore, MD. (Oral Abstract presentation, 3rd place poster award). *

Alexander, I.M., Bourassa, D., Jakubisin-Konicki, A., McNeil, B., Blankson, M., & Gammie, L. (2018, Feb). Innovative Academic-Clinical Practice Partnership to Enhance Quality and Safety in NP Care for Underserved Populations (UPs). Poster presentation at the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Master’s Education Conference, Garden Grove, CA.*