Dee McGonigle and Kathy Mastrian on Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Third Edition: Hear from authors Dee McGonigle and Kathy Mastrian as they discuss what’s new in the Third Edition of their text Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge as well as tips for using this text.

Susan B. Bastable

EdD, MEd, RN

Susan Bastable’s Nurse as Educator: Hear from author Susan Bastable as she discusses what’s new to the Fourth Edition of her best-selling text, Nurse as Educator.
Susan Bastable’s 2nd podcast: In this podcast Susan Bastable discusses innovative teaching strategies that will engage students as well as methods for evaluating student progress. Susan cites specific teaching strategy examples found in her new text Nurse as Educator, Fourth Edition.


Susan B. Bastable, EdD, RN, currently serves as Chair and Professor of the Department of Nursing, which she founded in 2004, at Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY. She has 23 years of teaching and administrative experience in higher education at the bachelor’s, master’s, and post-master’s levels. Her area of expertise is in principles of teaching and learning, curriculum and program development, and educational assessment and evaluation. She was inducted into the 2001 Nursing Hall of Fame, Teacher’s College, Columbia University. She is the recipient of the 2001 NEAA Nursing Education Award, Teacher’s College, Columbia University. She is also the author of Nurse as Educator: Principles of Teaching and Learning for Nursing Practice (3rd ed. 2008) and Essentials of Patient Education 1st ed. 2006.

Tim Porter O’Grady


Tim Porter O’Grady: Hear from author and strategist Tim Porter O’Grady as he discusses the new foundation for leadership practice in contemporary, complex organizations as it relates to this new text Quantum Leadership: Building Better Partnerships for Sustainable Health, Fourth Edition. Tim also highlights what’s new to this edition.


Tim Porter-O’Grady, DM, EdD, ScD, APRN, FAAN, FACCWS-Senior Partner, Tim Porter-O’Grady Associates, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia, Professor of Practice, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona, Clinical Professor, Leadership Scholar, Ohio State University College of Nursing, Columbus, Ohio.


Dr. Tim Porter-O’Grady has been involved in health care for 44 years and has held roles from staff nurse to senior executive in a variety of health care settings. Tim is currently senior partner of an international healthcare consulting firm in Atlanta specializing in health futures, organizational innovation, conflict and change, as well as complex health service delivery models. He is noted for his work on shared governance models, clinical leadership, conflict, innovation, complex systems, and health futures. As associate professor and leadership scholar at Arizona State University, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, he has co-lead the implementation of the new Masters, PhD and DNP tracks in Health Innovation; He is also Clinical Professor and Leadership Scholar at the Ohio State University College of Nursing and is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board and an adjunct professor at Emory University, School Nursing, Atlanta, GA..

Kathy Malloch


Kathy Malloch: Hear from author and instructor Kathy Malloch as she discusses the new Fourth Edition of Quantum Leadership: Building Better Partnerships for Sustainable Health as well as how it uses the nationally recognized Quality Matters Program Rubric for online course design.


Dr. Kathy Malloch is a recognized expert in leadership and the development of effective evidence-based processes and systems for patient care. Her uncanny focus on accountability and results is the hallmark of her practice. Her expertise has been useful to many organizations across the country.


A nationally known writer and speaker, Dr. Malloch has been a registered nurse for over 40 years. Kathy has published extensively in proctored health journals. She is a frequent presenter and author on leadership topics, healthcare innovation, professional nursing practice, and patient classification systems.


Dr. Malloch served as the first program director for the Arizona State University, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Master’s in Healthcare Innovation program. This innovative, multidisciplinary program is the first of its kind in the country. She continues to teach in the leadership of innovation track in the nursing doctoral program at Arizona State University.


Kathy is the designer of the Expert Nurse Estimation Patient Classification System (ENEPCS), an innovative model to integrate the role of the professional nurse in daily nurse-patient staffing to achieve the best outcomes. In 2008, ENEPCS was purchased by API Healthcare and is now integrated into their suite of staffing, scheduling, time and attendance, and business analytics products. She currently consults with API Healthcare, Inc. in the oversight of the patient classification system.


Dr. Malloch is a graduate of Wayne State University, College of Nursing, received an MBA from Oakland University and a PhD in nursing from the University of Colorado. She is a member of the American Academy of Nursing.
Currently Dr. Malloch also serves as:

  • Past-President of the Arizona State Board of Nursing
  • Professor of Practice, Arizona State University, College of Nursing and Health Innovation
  • Clinical Professor, Ohio State University, College of Nursing
  • Clinical Consultant, API Healthcare, Inc. Hartford, Wisconsin
  • Senior Consultant for Tim Porter-O’Grady Associates