Chito Belchez, MSN, RN-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor
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: Jun 01, 2015

Contact

Chito Belchez, MSN, RN-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor

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

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