Jessica Spruit, DNP, RN, CPNP-AC

Jessica Spruit, DNP, RN, CPNP-AC

Assistant Professor (Clinical), Graduate Specialty Coordinator, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care Specialty

258 Cohn
jessica.spruit@wayne.edu
313-577-2924

Office hours

By appointment 

Jessica Spruit, DNP, RN, CPNP-AC

Populations of interests

  • Acutely, critically, and chronically ill children
  • Pediatric hematology and oncology patients
  • Recipients of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • Adolescent and young adult patients with advanced cancer

Education

  • BSN - Michigan State University
  • MSN - Rush University 
  • DNP - Case Western Reserve University

Research Interests

  • Role/utilization of palliative care services in pediatric oncology
  • Adolescents and young adults with advanced cancer

 

Clinical Area(s) of Expertise

  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Selected Publications

Rayner, P., Spruit, J. L., Chu, R., Yankelevich, M., Henry, M., Ravindranath, Y., & Savasan, S.  (2019).  Role of initiating supportive care preceding veno-occlusive disease diagnosis following allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children.  Journal of Pediatric Hematology Oncology.  Doi: 10.1097/MPH.0000000000001455

Weaver, MS, Mooney-Doyle, K, Patterson Kelly K, Montgomery, K, Newman, AR, Fortney, C, … Spruit, JL, … Hinds, PS. (2019) Benefits and burdens of pediatric palliative care and end-of-life research: A systematic review. Journal of Palliative Medicine. Doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0483.

Spruit, J. L. (2019). Hematology and immunology systems. In M. C. Slota (Ed.), Pediatric high acuity, progressive, and critical care nursing, (3rd ed, pp. 585-666). New York, NY: Springer.

Spruit, J. L. (2018).  We remember them, too.  American Journal of Nursing, 118(7), 72. 

Spruit, J. L., & Prince-Paul, M.  (2018).  Palliative care services in pediatric oncology.  Annals of Palliative Medicine. doi: 10.21037/apm2018.05.04

Spruit, J. L., Fagoaga, O., & Savasan, S. (2018). Donor cell chimerism evaluation in cerebrospinal fluid by short tandem repeat analysis following allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Human Immunology, 79, 537-538. doi: 10.1016/j.humimm.2018.04.001

Spruit, J. L., Bell, C. J., Toly, V., & Prince-Paul, M. (2018). Knowledge, beliefs, and behaviors related to palliative care delivery among pediatric oncology health care providers. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 35(4), 247-256. doi: 10.1177/1043454218764885.

Weaver, M. S., Bell, C. J., Diver, J. L., Jacobs, S., Lyon, M. E., Mooney-Doyle, K., ... Hinds, P. S. (2018). Surprised by benefit in pediatric palliative care research. Cancer Nursing, 41(1), 86-87.

Diver, J. (2015). Leukemia, lymphoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, & care of the emancipated minor. In A. Kline-Tilford & C. Haut (Eds.), Lippincott certification review: Acute care pediatric nurse practitioner, (pp.276-280). Philadelphia, PA: Wolters-Kluwer/Lippincott.

Diver, J. & Fitzgerald, W. S. (2015). Neuroblastoma, osteosarcoma and ewing sarcoma. In A. Kline-Tilford & C. Haut (Eds.), Lippincott certification review: Acute care pediatric nurse practitioner, (pp.276-280). Philadelphia, PA: Wolters-Kluwer/Lippincott.

Diver, J. L.  (2012). Bone marrow transplant and graft-versus-host disease. In K. Reuter-Rice & B. Bolick (Eds.), Pediatric acute care: A guide for interprofessional practice, (pp.621-628). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

 

Courses Taught

NUR 7226: Pathophysiology, Clinical Care, and Management II NUR 7207: Advanced Pediatric Pharmacology NUR 7030: Advanced Physical Assessment NUR 7225: Pathophysiology, Clinical Care, and Management I NUR 7227: Pathophysiology, Clinical Care, and Management III

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