Moore, Katherine Y
Assistant Professor
MT 203

Katherine Y Moore, MS, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing

2009 to present


Clinical Specialties

Adult Medical/Surgical, Telemetry, Intermediate Care and Critical Care

Teaching Specialties

Nursing Fundamentals, Health Promotion and Teaching, Critical Care

Research Specialties

Nursing student performance in clinical setting, medication administration, medication errors, high-fidelity simulation use in nursing programs


University of Utah, Nursing PhD Program                                                          2009 to present
George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Graduate Fellow                                       2009 to 2012
Projected graduation: Spring 2015
University of Utah, Master of Science Degree in Teaching Nursing                   2009
Westminster College, Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing                           2004

UVU Courses

NURS 1400: Intro to Nursing
*NURS 2320/2325: Nursing Interventions Class and Lab
*NURS 3300: Health Promotion and Teaching in Nursing
NURS 4325: Nursing in the Community Clinical
NURS 6400: Roles and Collaboration in Nursing (Master's level course)
*NURS 490R: Critical Care Nursing
*NURS 495R: Independent Study in Nursing

* Courses currently being taught

Research and Scholarly Work

Dissertation Proposal (In-Process)                                                                     4/2013 to present
“Procedural Violations, Near Missesand Medication Errors Made By Baccalaureate Students in the Clinical Setting”        
UVU Third Annual Nursing Research Conference                                              3/6/2013
Faculty Presenter, “Correlation Between Simulated and Clinical Performance in Students During Medication Administration”
Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference                                            4/16/2011
Poster Presenter (first author) “Promoting Verbal Processing in Naturalistic Decision Making Research”
Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference                                            4/15/2010
Poster Presenter “The Effectiveness of High-Fidelity Simulation on Undergraduate Nursing Students”

Professional Honors

Member of Golden Key International Honour Society                                         2008
Member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing                 2004/2012 
Iota Iota-at-large Chapter/Gamma Rho Chapter dual membership