Glenda Bowden Daniels

Annie Richardson Bass Building 3232 | 817-257-4941


Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington

MS, Texas Woman's University

BSN, University of Texas at Austin

Courses Taught

NURS 30563 Care of Adults with Health Alterations I Concepts

NURS 30182 Foundations of Nursing Care Clinical

NURS 30263 Foundations of Nursing Care Concepts

NURS 60612 CNS and Systems Leadership

NURS 60682 CNS and Systems Leadership Practicum

Doctor of Nursing Practice:
NURS 82282 Advanced Clinical Practicum

NURS 88082 Advanced Project

Areas of Focus

Best Practices in the Gastrointestinal and Endoscopy Setting
Education approaches to increase Colorectal Cancer Screening
GI Symptoms and Adherence among African Americans with End Stage Renal Disease

Schmelzer, M., Daniels, G., & Baird, B. (accepted November 2016). Bowel control strategies used by veterans with long-standing spinal cord injuries. ID RNJ-16-10-000681. Daniels, G., Robinson, J., Walker, C., Pennings, J, & Anderson, S. (2015). Gastrointestinal symptoms among African Americans undergoing hemodialysis. Nephrology Nursing Journal, 42(6), 1-11. Schmelzer, M., Daniels, G. & Hough, H. (2015). Safe storage time for reprocessed flexible endoscopes: A systematic review. JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 13(9) 187-243. Schmelzer, M., Daniels, G. & Hough, H. (2014). The length of time that flexible endoscopes which have undergone reprocessing with high-level disinfection can safely be stored before use: A systematic review protocol. JBI Library, JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 12(3).1-15. Baxley, S. & Daniels, G. (2014). Adolescent participation in research: A model of ethnic minority recruitment and retention. The Journal of Theory Construction and Testing (JTCT), 18(2), 33-39. Daniels, G. & Schmelzer, M. (2013). Giving laxatives safely and effectively. MEDSURG Nursing. Sept/Oct. Daniels, G., Schmelzer, M., Handy, N., & Baker, K. (2012). A national study comparing the tolerability and effectiveness of colon cleansing preparations. Gastroenterology Nursing, 35(3), 182-190.

Bashore, L., Cheek, D., Howington, L., Daniels, G., Borchers, L. (2016). The Integration of Genomics/Genetics Into a Nursing Curriculum: Enhancing Faculty Competence. Poster Presentation. 2016 STTI European Conference, June 6-8, 2016. Academie gebouw, Utrecht, The Netherlands, Presenter: Bashore, L. Daniels, G., Schmelzer, M., & Baird, B. (2016, May 22-24P). Bowel Management Strategies used by Veterans with Long-standing Spinal Cord Injuries. Poster Presentation. SGNA 43rd Annual Course, Seattle, Washington. Schmelzer, M. & Daniels, G. (2015, May 17,) Using a systematic review to determine the best evidence for endoscope storage time. SGNA 42nd Annual Course, May 15-19, 2015. Baltimore, Maryland. Podium Presentation. Daniels, G., Schmelzer, M., & Baird, B. (2015, May 18). Bowel Management Strategies used by Veterans with Spinal Cord Injuries. Podium Presentation. SGNA 42nd Annual Course, May 15-19, 2015, Baltimore, Maryland. Schmelzer, M., Daniels, G., & Baker, K. (2014). Research Workshop: Blending Our Talents to Make Research Fun and Exciting. Workshop at the SGNA 41st Annual Course, May 2-6, 2014, Nashville, TN. Robinson, J., Daniels, G., Walker, C., & Anderson, S., & Pennings, J. (2014, April). Gastrointestinal Symptoms Among African Americans with End Stage Renal Disease Undergoing Hemodialysis. Poster Presentation. American Nephrology Nurses Association 45th National Symposium, April 13-16, 2014, Anaheim, CA. Daniels, G., Schmelzer, M., Baird, B., Carlock, J., Hunter, D., Jackson, J., & Salinas, G. (2013). Pilot Study Testing a Colon Cleansing Protocol for Spinal Cord Injured Patients. Poster Presentation. SGNA 40th Annual Course. May 17- 22, 2013, Austin, Texas. Schneider, S., Daniels, G., & Baker, K. (2013). The Effects of Fatigue on Missed Care in the Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Setting. Poster Presentation. SGNA 40th Annual Course, May 17-22, 2013. Austin, Texas.1st place research award category. Daniels, G., & Schmelzer, M. (2012, May 21) Nursing Management of Bowel Dysfunction. Podium Presentation. SGNA 39th Annual Course. May18 – 23, 2012, Phoenix, AZ.

“Outstanding Woman of the Year” Award (May 20, 2017) from the American Association of University Women (AAUW), Arlington, Texas Branch.

Certificate of Recognition.  May 4, 2017.  Contributions as an Interprofessional Education Event Facilitator, 2016-2017

April 1, 2017.  “Just Because” award.  Presented during the Mary Garnett Awards Luncheon, 52nd Middlesouth Region Conference, Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc.

March 2017. G. Daniels, PhD, RN. Harris College of Nursing Nominee for the Chancellor’s Award for Distinguished Achievement as a Teacher-Scholar.

Evidence-Based Practice External Systematic Review Award presented by TCU Translational Research, JBI Collaborative, September 21, 2016

Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) – Outstanding Research Award presented 43rd Annual Course, Seattle, Washington, May 22-24, 2016

Harris College of Nursing nominee for Deans’ Research and Creativity Award, 2015

Selected by Texas Christian University to participate in the Faculty Success Program with the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity. August 2012 – December 2012.

Selected as one of eight scholars by the SGNA Executive Committee to receive systematic review training at TCU Center for Evidence-based Practice and Research: A Collaborating Center of the Joanna Briggs Institute, October 20, 2011.

Eponymous recognition by Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., Lambda Eta Chapter naming annual banquet as the Glenda Daniels Scholarship and Awards Banquet, March 2009.

  • CGRN (Certified Gastroenterology Registered Nurse)
  • CWOCN (Certified Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurse)
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International (Beta Alpha Chapter)
  • Southern Nursing Research Society
  • Texas Nurses Association, District 3
  • Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA)
  • Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurse Society
  • Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Incorporated
  • American Nephrology Nursing Association
  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Texas Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists

Journal of Theory Construction and Testing (JTCT), reviewer

Gastroenterology Nursing Journal, reviewer

Texas General Hospital, Education & Research Council, consultant

TX Clinical Nurse Specialists (Chair, Research Committee 2012-2013; Co-chair 2014-present

Chi Eta Phi Sorority Incorporated, Lambda Eta Chapter, Scholarship Committee Chairman; Undergraduate Chapter sponsor

STTI, Beta Alpha Chapter, Research Committee Chairman 2010-2012; Interim Chair October 2015 – February 2016