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Chito Belchez, DNP, RN-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor
DNP, University of Kansas School of Nursing
MSN, University of Kansas School of Nursing
BSN, University of Kansas School of Nursing
BA, Seton Hall University, So. Orange, N.J.


Overview

  • KU faculty since 2012
  • Served as the Director of the Education Department at Liberty Hospital
  • Clinical background is in Progressive Care and Ambulatory Surgery with Pre and Post Anesthesia Care
  • Board-certified Nursing Professional Development
  • Basic Life Support Instructor, American Heart Association

Academic Program Affiliations

  • BSN
  • RN-BSN
  • Shared Curriculum / KU-Community Colleges Partnership Model

Current Areas of Teaching

  • Development of a Microsystem Leader
  • Evolving Healthcare System
  • Scholarly Inquiry for Quality Improvement Course.
  • Summer Interprofessional Teaching Clinic Elective

Select Publications

  • Belchez, C. & Johnstone-Moguet, P. (1992). Bikol Newspaper Reader. Dunwoody Press
  • Daack-Hirsch, S., Jackson, B., Belchez, C. A., Elder, B., Hurley, R., Kerr, P., & Nissen, M. K. (2013). Integrating Genetics and Genomics into Nursing Curricula: You Can Do It Too!. Nursing Clinics of North America, 48(4), 661-669. PMID: 24295193

Select Presentations

  • Martin, D., Belchez, C., & Antonacci. (2014). Lesson Learned from Teaching in Technology, Rich, Active Learning Classroom. Designing the University of the Future: Putting Learning First. KU Teaching Summit 2014. University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas. August 2014.
  • Martin, D. & Belchez, C. (2013). Structural Issues in a Team Based Learning Environment. KUMC Exemplar Courses. University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas. December 02, 2013.
  • Martin, D, & Belchez, C. (2013). "What Students can Teach Us about Successful Team Based Learning" Scholarship of Teaching Series, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, November 18, 2013.
  •  Fletcher, K. & Belchez, C. (2013). Team-Based Learning. Pre-Conference: Fostering Concept-Based Learning. Lessons from Oz: Assuring Capabilities for Future Nursing Education and Practice 40th Annual national Conference for Professional Nursing Education and Development (PNEG)l Conference, 2013. Westin Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri. October, 2013.
  • Martin, D. & Belchez, C. (2013). Using a Team Based Learning Approach with Undergraduate Students. Lessons from Oz: Assuring Capabilities for Future Nursing Education and Practice 40th Annual national Conference for Professional Nursing Education and Development (PNEG)l Conference, 2013. Westin Crown Center, Kansas City, Missouri. October, 2013.

Awards & Honors

  • 2010, Nurse Educator of the Year from the Philippine Nurses Association of America (PNAA)
  • 2007, the Sigma Theta Tau Delta Chapter Leadership and Academic Excellence Graduate Student Award
Last modified: Jul 03, 2019

Contact

Chito Belchez, DNP, RN-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor

P: (913) 945-5044
cbelchez@kumc.edu

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