Sharon Canclini

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice
Annie Richardson Bass Building 3234 | 817-257-6745


MS, Community Health Nursing, Wright State University, School of Nursing
BS, Nursing, The University of Texas Health Science Center (1982)
Diploma Graduate, Nursing, Samuel Merritt Hospital, School of Nursing (1979)

Alexander, G.K., Canclini, S.B., Fripp, J., & Fripp, W. (2017). Waterborne disease case investigation: Public health nursing simulation. Research brief. Journal of Nursing Education. 56(1), 39-42.

Adams, L., Reams, P. & Canclini, S.B. (2015). Planning for partnerships: Maximizing surge capacity resources through service learning. Journal of Emergency Management. 13(6), 557-560. doi:

Alexander, G., Canclini, S.B., Krauser, D. (2014, July/Aug). Academic-practice collaboration in nursing education: Service-learning for injury prevention. Nurse Educator.39(4), 175-178.

Newcomb, P., Canclini, S. B., Cauble D., Raudonis, B. & Golden P. (2014, Feb 25). Pilot trial of an electronic family medical history in US faith-based communities. Journal of Primary Care in Community Health. PMID:24569130 Adams, L., Canclini, S.B. & Frable, P.J. (2014, Jan 09). Skip the infection: Get the injection. Nurse Education in Practice. S1471-5953(13)00217-5. doi: 10.1016/j.nepr.2013.12.004.

Adams, L. & Canclini, S.B. (2008, August 29). Disaster readiness: A community-university partnership. The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing. 13 (3). Retrieved from Peiodical/OJIN/TableofContens/vol132008/No3 Sept08./ArticlePreviousTopic/DisasterReadiness.aspx

Canclini, S.B., Shannon, J., & Dillard, D. (2009, January 23). A model for engaging the faith community in advanced preparation for disaster. Journal of Homeland Security. Retrieved from

Canclini, S.B., & Watson, Robert. Building Walkable Communities: Developing Sustainable Solution. Community Engagement Healthcare Improvement Conference. University of Texas, Health Science Center, San Antonio. September 2-4, 2016. San Antonio, TX. Presenter: S. B Canclini

Canclini, S. B. Annual mass influenza immunization clinic: A public health service‐learning opportunity for nursing students. Presented March, 2013 at the meeting of the Association of Prevention Teaching and Research symposium. Washington D. C. (refereed) Presenter: S. B. Canclini

Canclini, S.B. & Alexander, G. (2011,June). Integration of disaster preparedness and influenza vaccination: Service-learning through a mass immunization and education program. A podium presentation presented June 09, 2011, at the ACHNE (Association of Community Health Nursing Educators) Annual Institute, Chicago, IL. (refereed) Presenter: S. B. Canclini

Canclini, S.B. (2010, February). Safe Routes to School-successes and challenges: From the voices of experience (Oral presentation). The 16th Annual Texas Trails & Active Transportation Conference, Austin, Texas. (invited) Presenter: S.B. Canclini

Canclini, S.B. (2009, July). Role of the parish nurse during a pandemic (Oral presentation). The Health Ministry Association, Texas Chapter. Quarterly Meeting. Dallas, TX. (invited) Presenter: S.B. Canclini

Canclini, S.B. & Frable, P.J. (2009, May). Working together to develop a Safe Route to School: A public health nursing experience (Poster presentation). Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Vision 2020-Region 6 Global Nursing Celebration. Arlington, TX. Presenter: S.B. Canclini

Canclini, S.B. & Frable, P.J. (2009 April). Working together to develop a Safe Route to School: A public health nursing experience (Oral presentation). Mosaic of Partnerships, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. (refereed) Presenter: S.B. Canclini


Nominee for Wassenich award, 2015-16. September 2016.
Dean’s Teaching Award, Honoree for Harris College of Nursing. November 2014.
Healthcare Hero 2015 Award for Harris College of Nursing. Dec 2014.
Presidential Service Award. Letter of Recognition and Certificate from President Obama, awarded for service offered during Hurricane Sandy, November 2013.
American Red Cross Certificate of Appreciation, DR 145 Hurricane Sandy, New York. October 2013.
Senior Class Legacy Award. 2013 May.
Dean’s Teaching Award Nominee, October 2013.
American Red Cross Nurse, Pin # 373322 awarded April 2012.
Dallas-Fort Worth Great One Hundred Nurses for 2011. April 27, 2011.
Emergency Cardiovascular Care: Heartsaver Hero Award. February 2010 American Heart Association
Innovation Award. (2009, May). Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing, Vision 2020, Region 6 Global Nursing Celebration. Poster competition.
Senior Class Legacy Award. 2007 December.

Advanced Public Health Nurse-Board Certified

Faith Community Nurse

Certified Nurse Educator

Texas Board of Registered Nurses #4-53380

Certified Nurse Educator, NLN ID # NLN-45-9793 Valid: 7/30/16-7/30/2021

Advanced Public Health Nurse (Board Certified) APHN(BC)- AACN ID #2013023455 Valid: 7/19/2014-7/19/2019

American Red Cross Volunteer

Faith Based Community Volunteer-Facilitator for Divorce Care course; McKinney Bible Church