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Gail Baumlein, PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, ANEF

Program Chair, MSN & RN-BSN

gail.baumlein@franklin.edu

Profile

Dr. Gail Baumlein is  Chair of the School Nursing at Franklin. She joined the university in January, 2011. She has been a nurse for over 39 years, and in academia for more than 30 years, holding multiple positions in clinical practice and academia. She has practiced in a variety of areas. She has a passion for education, and loves teaching, mentoring, and online learning. Her research interests include teaching online, outcomes assessment, and faculty mentoring. During the course of her career, she has had the opportunity to be part of developing a number of new programs and colleges of nursing. Her publications include articles and book chapters related to teaching and learning. Dr. Baumlein has presented over 100 offerings at local, national, and international venues. She serves as a consultant in several areas related to education, including active teaching strategies, use of technology and online learning, program development, accreditation and site visit preparation, virtual simulation and gamification, and faculty mentoring. Throughout her career she has been honored to have been recognized by peers and organizations. She was awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University Of Akron College of Nursing for outstanding contributions in nursing education. She has been designated to receive the Excellence in Service award, as well as the Excellence in Teaching award by the Ohio League for Nursing. Dr. Baumlein was honored to be inducted into the inaugural class of Fellows of the Academy of Nursing Education. She has also been recognized with an Excellence Award by Nursing Spectrum. She was elected to serve on the National League for Nursing Board of Governors, as well as the Ohio League for Nursing Board of Governors, and is active in a number of professional organizations.

Education

2003
The University of Akron (Akron, Ohio)
Doctor of Philosophy, Secondary Education
1993
The University of Akron (Akron, Ohio)
Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing
1989
The Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio)
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Nursing

Certifications

2009
Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), National League for Nursing (NLN), Expiration Date: 2024

Licensures

1997
Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), State of Ohio, Expiration Date: 2017
1981
Registered Nurse (RN), State of Ohio Board of Nursing, Expiration Date: 2023

Work Experience

2106 - Present
Capella University, Adjunct Faculty, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2021 - Present
Franklin University, Program Chair, MSN & RN-BSN
2020 - 2021
Franklin University, Chair, School of Nursing Chief Nursing Administrator, & Program Chair, MSN & BSN
2019 - 2020
Franklin University, Program Chair, RN to BSN to Chair, Nursing, and Chief Nursing Administrator, CCNE
2013 - 2019
Franklin University, Program Chair, RN to BSN
2012 - 2013
Franklin University, Department Chair
2011 - 2012
Franklin University, Program Chair
2007 - 2011
Mount Carmel College Of Nursing, Dean and Director
2007 - 2011
Chamberlain College of Nursing, National Dean
2004 - Present
Regis University, Affiliate Graduate Faculty, Denver, Colorado
2003 - 2004
MedCentral College of Nursing, Director
2003 - 2004
MedCentral College of Nursing, Interim Academic Dean
2001 - 2004
MedCentral College of Nursing, Assistant Professor
1999 - Present
Education and Technology Consultant, Education and Technology Consultant
1990 - 2001
Mansfield General Hospital School of Nursing, Faculty, Mansfield., Ohio
1981 - 2001
MedCentral Health System, Staff Nurse

Publications & Presentations

Baumlein, G., & Baumlein PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, ANEF, G. (2021, Apr. 9). Transition to practice: Perceptions of nursing by foreign-educated physicians enrolled in an FNP program.. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Ohio.
BAUMLEIN, G. (2019, Mar. 29). Textbook-free: The way to be!. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, Ohio.
Miville, B., & Baumlein, G. (2019, Mar. 29). Use of e-portfolios for program assessment: Mapping Achievement. Ohio League for Nursing Spring Education Summit, Columbus OH.
Miville, B., & Baumlein, G. (2019, Mar. 29). Use of e-portfolios for program assessment: Mapping Achievement. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, Ohio.
Baumlein, G. (2019, Jul. 11). E-portfolios for program assessment: The whole enchilada!. Nurse Educator's Conference in the Rockies, Vail, CO.
Baumlein, G., & Choudhury , R. (2018, Dec. 31). Genetics/Genomics nursing competency of Korean enrolled in a U.S. based post-licensure nursing program. Sigma Theta Tau International, Research Congress, Melbourne, Australia.
Baumlein, G. (2018, Dec. 31). Teaching without textbooks: Heresy or Innovation?. National League for Nursing Education Summit, Chicago,IL.
Baumlein, G., Choudhury, R., & Kaylor, M. (2018, Dec. 31). Lived experience of U.S. faculty teaching online Korean nursing students. Sigma Theta Tau International, Research Congress, Melbourne, Australia.
Baumlein, G., & Kaylor, M. (2018, Apr. 30). Experiences teaching Korean nursing students: Faculty perspective. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, Ohio.
Baumlein, G. (2016, Sep. 23). Global Nursing Education: Journey of South Korean Nurses to the U.S.. NLN Education Summit, Orlando, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2015, Jun. 30). Let's Go Gaming: Virtually!. Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2015, Jul. 16). Technology: Teaching strategies for engaging students. Bootcamp for Nurse Educators, Scottsdale, AZ.
Baumlein, G. (2015, Sep. 30). International Collaboration Model: Journey of South Korean Nurses to the United States. NLN Education Summit, Las Vegas.
Baumlein, G. (2014, Apr. 30). E-Portfolios: Your one stop shop for program assessment. Nurse Educator Institute, Branson, MO.
Baumlein, G. (2014, Apr. 30). Bring your A game: Virtually!. Nurse Educator Institute, Branson, MO.
Baumlein, G. (2014, Sep. 18). ABC's of Accreditation: From Anticipation to Zelebration!. National League for Nursing Education Summit, Phoenix, AZ.
Baumlein, G. (2014, Nov. 30). L.E.A.P to success! Learning. Engaging. Academic practices for nurse educators. Annual Conference, Princeton, N.J..
Baumlein, G. (2014, Apr. 30). Shine your shoes: Are you ready for inspection?. Nurse Educator Institute, Branson, MO.
Baumlein, G. (2014, Apr. 30). The care, feeding, and watering of novice faculty: Cultivating a healthy garden. Nurse Educator Institute, Branson, MO.
Baumlein, G. (2014, Mar. 31). Gamification and virtual simulation: Are you ready?. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, Ohio.
Baumlein, G. (2014). Assessment and Evaluation Strategies in Nursing Education.
Baumlein, G. (2013, Dec. 31). Virtual simulation and serious gaming: Are YOU ready? Your students are!. National League for Nursing Education Summit, Washington DC.
Baumlein, G. (2013, Dec. 31). E-Portfolios: Your one-stop shop for program assessment. National League for Nursing Education Summit, Washington DC.
Baumlein, G. (2013, Jul. 31). Virtual gaming as an effective pedagogy in teaching critical decision-making.. Sigma Theta Tau International, Research Congress, Prague, Czech Republic.
Baumlein, G. (2013, Jul. 31). E-Portfolios: A model for quantitative and qualitative assessment of outcomes.. Sigma Theta Tau International Research Congress, Prague, Czech Republic.
Baumlein, G. (2013, Dec. 31). Bringing your A game: Virtually! Gamification that supports clinical judgment and decision-making.. Sigma Theta Tau research conference, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G., & Popovich, M. (2012, Mar. 31). ePortfolio: Using technology to assess program outcomes. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G., & Popovich , M. (2012, Apr. 30). ePortfolio: Using technology to assess program outcomes. Sigma Theta Tau International, research conference, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G., Larrabee, J., & Fennema, B. (2012, Dec. 31). L.E.A.P. (Learning Engaging Academic Pedagogies) into Best Practices in Online Instruction.. STAR Awards, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2012, Mar. 31). Developing leaders in nursing: A call to action.. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2011, May. 31). Nurse educator toolbox: Practical tips and tools for the busy educator.. Ohio Organization of Practical Nurse Educators, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2010). Preparing the nursing leaders of tomorrow. Bridging the gap. Minority Nurse.
Baumlein, G. (2010, Dec. 31). The art and science of teaching: Creating a learner-centered classroom.. National League for Nursing Education Summit., Las Vegas, NV.
Baumlein, G. (2009, Apr. 30). Online education: Options for today's nurse. Nursing Spectrum, Chicago, IL.
Baumlein, G., Rowe , N., & Lennon , K. (2007, Jul. 31). Transition from expert clinician to novice faculty: A faculty mentoring program. Sigma Theta Tau International Research Congress, Vienna, Austria.
Baumlein, G. (2007, Apr. 30). Unlocking the doors for Generation Y: Keys for success.. Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.
Baumlein, G. (2007, Mar. 31). From expert clinician to clinical instructor: Tips and tools for the novice educator.. Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference, Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2007, Feb. 28). Keeping the excellence in teaching: When baby boomer teachers meet generation Y students .. Keynote Address. Georgia Association of Nurse Educators, St. Simons, GA.
Baumlein, G., & Zurmehly, J. (2007, Sep. 30). Technologies: A guide to best practices. National League for Nursing Education Summit, Phoenix, AZ.
Baumlein, G. (2007, Jan. 31). Teaching the Millennials: Lighting their fire!. Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2007, Mar. 31). Teaching nursing means touching the future. Keynote Presentation. Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference, Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Jul. 31). Time to shine! Adding sparkle to the classroom. Boot Camp for Nurse Educators, Albuquerque, NM.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Apr. 30). From ZZZ's to zing! Teaching strategies to wake up your students. Ohio Valley General Hospital, Pittsburg, PA.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Mar. 31). Working the Web: Creative strategies. AHSON conference, Chesapeake, VA.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Mar. 31). Nuts and bolts: Practical tools for clinical instruction.. AHSON conference., Chesapeake, VA.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Mar. 31). Teaching strategies for novice nurse educators. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Mar. 31). Creative technology on a shoestring: Engaging the Cyberstudent. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference, Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Jan. 31). Using technology and the Web to enhance the learning environment.. Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Apr. 30). Creative strategies for teaching today's students. Fifth Biennial Conference, Cleveland, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Jun. 30). We teach nursing: We touch the future.. Drexel Nursing Education Institute, Providence, RI.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Jun. 30). Doing the teaching two-step. Drexel Nursing Education Institute, Providence, RI.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Jul. 31). Assessing the learning needs of novice faculty.. Sigma Theta Tau International Research Congress., Montreal, Quebec.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Apr. 30). Lost that loving feeling? Get the heart back into your teaching.. Nurse educator conference, Columbia, SC.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Jul. 31). Teaching with technology: Tools and Tips for teachers.. Boot Camp for Nurse Educators, Albuquerque, NM.
Baumlein, G., & Lennon , K. (2006, Sep. 30). Addressing the transition from expert clinician to novice teacher: Developing a faculty mentoring program.. National League for Nursing Education Summit, New York, NY.
Baumlein, G. (2006, Oct. 31). Strategies that bring your teaching to life.. National League for Nursing and the Pennsylvania League for Nursing., Bethlehem, PA.
Baumlein, G., Skiba, D., Grady , J., & Nelson , R. (2006, Nov. 30). Meeting the challenge: Digital natives and digital immigrants in the same course. National League for Nursing Technology Conference.. National League for Nursing Technology Conference., Baltimore, MD.
Baumlein, G., Behmke, S., Souter, S., & Ignatavicius, D. (2006). Incorporating technology into your medical-surgical nursing course. Instructor's manual for medical-surgical nursing: Critical thinking for collaborative care. Elsevier, Inc..
Baumlein, G. (2006). Tweaking.. Critical thinking and test item writing.. Health Education Systems, Inc..
Baumlein, G. (2006, Aug. 31). From ZZZ's to Zing! No napping in this nursing class.. National League for Nursing and New York State Nurses Association., Latham, NY.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Apr. 30). Students snoozing? No napping in this nursing class!. UAMS-AHEC, Harrison, Arkansas.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Jun. 30). Go from ZZZ's to zing! Wake up your students with active learning strategies and creative technology.. Trident Technical College, Charleston, SC.
Baumlein, G. (2005, May. 31). Pass the salsa! Add spice to your classroom with active teaching strategies.. Montgomery County Community College, Allied Health Division..
Baumlein, G. (2005, Apr. 30). Get the lead out! Teaching in today's fast paced world. Iowa Health Care Educators., DesMoines.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Apr. 30). Technopoli: Using technology and the Web to enhance the learning environment.. UAMS-AHEC, Harrison, Arkansas.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Mar. 31). Let's go surfing now: Come on a cybersurfari with me!. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Mar. 31). Teaching strategies for novice nurse educators.. Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Mar. 31). Kick it up a notch! Add spice to your classroom.. . University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Jul. 31). Teaching strategies and student outcomes in Web-based instruction in nursing: A case study of expert nurse educators.. Sigma Theta Tau International, research conference, Hawaii.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Jun. 30). Dancing on the tables: Active teaching strategies for today's educators.. Drexel University, Atlantic City.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Sep. 30). Doing the teaching tango: Come dance with me.. National League for Nursing Education Summit, Baltimore, Maryland.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Jul. 31). Let's go digital: Teaching today's technosavy students. Boot Camp for Nurse Educators, Albuquerque, NM.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Nov. 30). Wake up and tap your feet, this nursing class can't be beat.. 9th Annual Faculty Development Conference. Council for Associate Degree Nursing in New York State, Albany, New York.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Nov. 30). Teaching in the techno world. 38th Biennial Convention. Sigma Theta Tau International, Indianapolis.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Dec. 31). Come on teacher, light my fire: Put the spark in your teaching. Firelands School of Nursing, Sandusky, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2005, Aug. 31). Student's sleeping? Go from ZZZ's to zip with active teaching strategies.. St. Luke's College, Sioux City, Iowa.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Jun. 30). Wake up and tap your feet: This nursing class can't be beat!. Presentation at Drexel's Nurse Educator's Conference, Philadelphia, PA.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Mar. 31). Rise and shine: No time for napping!. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Mar. 31). ABC's of the cyber world: Using Web resources for classroom teaching strategies.. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Apr. 30). Teaching strategies and student outcomes in Web-Based instruction in nursing: A case study of expert nurse educators.. Sigma Theta Tau Research Conference. Otterbein College, Westerville, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Jun. 30). Loving learning: Teaching strategies for today's generation. University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Conference, Little Rock, Arkansas.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Jun. 30). Around the Web-wide world in 60 minutes.. University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Conference, Little Rock, Arkansas.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Jun. 30). Lost in cyberspace? Use the WWW to find your way.. Presentation at Drexel's Nurse Educator's Conference,, Philadelphia, PA.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Oct. 31). Building a team and talking with techies!. National League for Nursing Technology Conference., San Antonio, TX.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Jul. 31). ABC's of the cyber world. Teaching and learning with technology.. North Harris Montgomery Community College District, Houston,TX.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Sep. 30). Wake up and tap your feet: This nursing class can't be beat!. NLN Education Summit, Orlando, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2004, Oct. 31). Students snoozing? Use technology and the WWW to wake them up!. Mount Carmel College of Nursing..
Baumlein, G. (2004). The cyber students. Teaching nursing: The art and science. College of Dupage.
Baumlein, G. (2004). Internet based teaching and learning. Teaching nursing: The art and science. College of Dupage.
Baumlein, G. (2004). Creative technology in the classroom. Teaching nursing: The art and science. College of Dupage.
Baumlein, G. (2003, Mar. 31). Appealing to generation Y: The cyberstudents!. Ohio League for Nursing, Nurse Education Summit., Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2003, Mar. 31). Technopoly: Using multimedia successfully!. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2003, May. 31). Technopoly: Playing the multimedia game successfully!. Presentation at Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2003, Jun. 30). ABC's of cyber talk: Communicating in the Web-wide world.. Drexel's Nurse Educator's Conference., Philadelphia, PA.
Baumlein, G. (2003, Jun. 30). On your mark, get set, go! Play the multimedia game.. Drexel's Nurse Educator's Conference, Philadelphia, PA.
Ignatavicius, D., Workman, L., & Baumlein, G. (2003). Medical-Surgical Nursing: Critical Thinking for Collaborative Care. Ancillary materials. Elsevier Publishing.
Baumlein, G. (2002, Apr. 30). Cybersavvy: Teaching and learning in the Web-Wide world.. Elmira College, New York, NY.
Baumlein, G. (2002, Mar. 31). Branching into cyberspace! Web- based teaching and learning.. Ohio Learning Network 2002 conference., Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2002, Mar. 31). Appealing to generation Y: The cyberstudents!. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2002, Jan. 31). Bridging the communication cybergap. MCP Hahnemann Nurse Educator's Conference, Orlando, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2002, Jan. 31). Creative Technology on a shoestring: Engaging the cyberstudent!. MCP Hahnemann Nurse Educator's Conference, Orlando, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2002, Jan. 31). Bridging the communication cybergap.. MCP Hahnemann Nurse Educator's Conference,, Orlando, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2001, Jan. 31). Creative technology on a shoestring: Engaging the cyberstudent!. MCP Hahnemann Nurse Educator's Conference, Orlando, FL.
Baumlein, G. (2001, Mar. 31). Appealing to generation Y: The cyberstudent!. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nursing Educators conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2001, Mar. 31). Creative technology on a shoestring. Ohio League for Nursing Summit, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2001, Jun. 30). Bridging the communication cybergap. MCP Hahnemann Nurse Educator's Conference, Philadelphia, PA.
Baumlein, G. (2001, Jun. 30). Creative technology on a shoestring: Engaging the cyberstudent!. MCP Hahnemann Nurse Educator's Conference, Philadelphia, PA.
Baumlein, G. (2001, Aug. 31). Teaching and learning in the Web-Wide world! Cybersavvy.. Mosby's Faculty Development Summer Institute,, San Francisco, CA.
Baumlein, G. (2001, Dec. 31). Using technology to teach nursing: Engaging the cyberstudent. Presentation at North Central State College., Mansfield, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2000). Integrating technology in the classroom. Nursing faculty secrets. Hanley & Belfus.
Baumlein, G. (2000, Dec. 31). Using technology to teach nursing. Eighth Biennial North American Learning Resource Center International Conference, Baltimore, Maryland.
Baumlein, G. (2000, Sep. 30). Integrating technology in the classroom: Beyond PowerPoint!. Poster Presentation at the NLN Education Summit., Nashville, TN.
Baumlein, G. (2000, Jun. 30). Teaching with technology: Engaging the cyber generation.. Interactive Display and Share Presentation at the MCP Hahnemann Nurse Educators Conference, Washington, DC.
Baumlein, G. (2000, Mar. 31). Integrating technology in the classroom:. Ohio League for Nursing; Nursing Education Summit, Columbus, OH.
Baumlein, G. (2000, Mar. 31). Integrating Technology in the Classroom: Beyond PowerPoint!. University of Memphis, Creative Teaching for Nurse Educator's conference., Memphis, TN.
Baumlein, G., & Lutz, T. (1998). Into the vein: Inserting intravenous catheters. CD-ROM.

Professional Service

2016
Board Member
Ohio League for Nursing Board of Directors
(Ohio)
2010
Board Member
National League for Nursing Board of Directors
(Washington, District of Columbia) End Date: 2016
2007
Volunteer
Susan G.Komen Foundation
2005
Volunteer
Columbus Marathon
2004
Committee Member
Susan G.Komen Foundation
2004
Volunteer
American Red Cross and Mount Carmel Health System Relief Efforts for Victims of Katrina
2001
Committee Member
American Cancer Society
2001
Program Organizer
Relay for Life
1999
Volunteer
National Ski Patrol
1996
Board of Directors of a Company
American Cancer Society