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Bambi A Carkey, DNP, PMHNP-BC, NPP

Bambi A Carkey, DNP, PMHNP-BC, NPP
Appointed 08/27/01
3RD FL College of Nursing
545 Cedar Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-4276

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • College of Nursing

Education & Fellowships

  • DNP: Chatham University, 2012, Psychiatric Nursing
  • ANP: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 2000, Psychiatric Nursing
  • MS: Long Island University, CW Post Campus, 1981, Community Mental Health Counselling
  • BS: SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica/Rome, 1979, Nursing

Research Interests

  • Improving Access to Psychiatric Care

Associations/Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)
  • National League for Nursing
  • Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State - Syracuse Chapter
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF)
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Research

Publications

 

Carkey, B.A. (2013) Improved Access to Psychiatric Care: A Collaborative Care Practice Model. NPs & PAs, p.p. 1-3. Retrieved 10/2/2013 from http://nurse-practitioners-and-physician-assistants.advanceweb.com/Editorial/Content

 

Presented Scholarship and Invited Presentations

 

2007. Carkey, B., Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Workshop for Psychiatric Nurses. Community General Hospital, Syracuse, NY

 

2010. Carkey, B., Reflections on a Medical Mission, Sigma Theta Tau, Syracuse, NY

 

2012. Carkey, B., Improved Access to Psychiatric Care – A Collaborative Care Practice Model, Sigma Theta Tau, Syracuse, NY

 

2012. Carkey, B., Improved Access to Psychiatric Care – A Collaborative Care Practice Model, SUNY Upstate Medical University, College of Nursing and Alumni Association – Nursing Research Conference, Syracuse, NY

 

2012. Carkey, B., Reflections on a Medical Mission – El Salvador – Health Care and Social Justice, SUNY Upstate Medical University, College of Nursing and Alumni Association – Nursing Research Conference, Syracuse, NY

 

2012. Carkey, B., Improved Access to Psychiatric Care – A Collaborative Care Practice Model, ACNP Clinical Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 

2013. Carkey, B., Poster Presenter – Chatham Honor Society, Virtual Poster Session, online

 

2013. Sobczak, J. & Carkey, B., Clinical Case Consultation: A Model for Experiential Learning, Excellence in Teaching Conference, SUNY Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY

 

2013. Carkey, B., Improved Access to Psychiatric Care – A Collaborative Care Practice Model, Building on a Century of Excellence – Shaping the Future with Evidence – Based Practice, Crouse Hospital College of Nursing, Syracuse, NY

 

2013. Carkey, B., Common Psychiatric Conditions in Primary Care, Nurse Practitioner Association – Syracuse Chapter Annual Conference, Syracuse, NY

 

2014. Carkey, B., Improved Access to Psychiatric Care – A Collaborative Care Practice Model, NONPF Annual Conference, Denver, CO.

 

2014. Carkey, B., Smoothing the Path: Improving Access to Psychiatric Care for Women, Women’s Health: Where Are We Now?, SUNY Upstate Medical University, College of Nursing, Syracuse, NY

 

2015. Powers P., Carkey,B., and Scarpinato, J. Enhancing the Preceptor Experience, NONPF National Conference. Baltimore, Md.

 

2015. Carkey, B. Motivational Interviewing, CNY Regional NPA. Syracuse, N.Y.

 

Professional Service

 

ANCC Item Writer Adult Psychiatric – Mental Health Nurse Practitioner 2004-2005

 

Counselor, representing the College of Nursing- Faculty Counsel SUNY Upstate Medical University- Present

 

Director, Psychiatric/ Mental Health Program – Mission of Miracles 2008- May 2014

 

Co-Chair, Dean’s Search Committee- SUNY Upstate Medical University, College of Nursing 2012-2013

 

Judiciary Board Member – Episcopal Diocese of Central New York 2012- Present

 

Bishop’s Search Committee – Episcopal Diocese of Central New York July 2015 – August 2016

 

Team Co- Leader, representing the College of Nursing– Interprofessional Education(IPE) SUNY Upstate Medical University-Present

 

Academic and Professional Honors

 

Nurse of Distinction – College Of Nursing – SUNY Upstate Medical Center, May 1988

 

Graduate with Distinction – SUNY Upstate Medical University, College of Nursing, May 2000

 

Onondaga County Mental Health Association Mental Health Professional of the Year, 2001

 

Syracuse Area Psychiatric Nurses Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year, 2003

 

SUNY Upstate Medical University – Faculty Gold Standard Award, 2013

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