About Sallie J Shipman
Dr. Shipman has experience in both the ICU and emergency room. She spent more than 18 years working for the Alabama Department of Public Health where she specialized in perinatal outreach, prenatal care, and since 2002, emergency preparedness. She became a full-time nurse educator in August 2011 and has experience teaching in prelicensure and graduate courses. Her scholarly focus is in public health nursing with an emphasis on (a) healthcare emergency preparedness; (b) social determinants of health (SDH); and (c) health disparities.
Dr. Shipman’s research areas focus on healthcare emergency preparedness; community and rural health prevention and disparities; community disaster preparedness; poverty education; experiential learning and theory.
In addition to her professional association and organization memberships, Dr. Shipman is a member of the Society for the Advancement of Disaster Nursing (SADN), and was an Association of Community Health Nursing Educators Conference Planning Committee member in 2016 & 2017, and has served as an Abstract Review Sub-Committee member and/or co-lead from 2015-17.