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Evidence-Based Practice Portfolio

The goal of this guide is to provide nurses a resource to understand and carryout the steps of performing an evidence-based practice (EBP) project.

Contacts in the Health System

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

  • Nurse Residency Program  - Meets 3rd Tuesday from 3:30pm to 4:30pm 

  • Nursing Interns and Scholars Program  - Meets 1st Thursday from 12pm to 1:30pm 

  • Research Committee  -  Meets the 4th Tuesday at 2pm-3pm 

  • Performance Improvement 
  • Performance Improvement Department

  • Additional Resources
    • 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.