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Evidence-Based Practice Portfolio

The goal of this guide is to provide nurses and others a resource to understand and carryout the steps of performing a EBP project.

Contacts in the Health System

Research & Evidence Based Practice Council (REBPLC) - Meet 3rd Thursday of the Month from 11:30am - 1pm 

  • Evidence Based Practice Translation Committee -  Meet 1st Monday of Month from 9am to 10am 

Performance Improvement 

Additional Resources

  • Virginia Austin - Nurse Analyst - Virginia.Austin@vcu.edu 
  • Kyle Jensen - Nurse Analyst- Kyle.Jensen@vcuhealth.org 
    • ​​Assist in accessing and generating reports based on hospital data. 
  • Roy Brown - Research & Education Librarian / Nursing Liaison - rebrown2@vcu.edu
    • Assist with literature search as well as clarifying your question. 
  • R.K. Elswick, Jr., Ph.D., NREMT-B  - Director, Research Support Services at the VCU SON  - rkelswic@vcu.edu
    • Assist with the discussion of the data that will need to be collected and analyzed.  Can also help with how this data should be displayed in order to be communicated effectively.