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Dyslexia: Examining Educators' Understanding and Experiences in Providing Interventional Support
(Creighton University, 2018-06-11)
Problems surrounding dyslexia definition, identification, and remediation are complex. The purpose of this study was to examine kindergarten through second grade educators’ experiences in recognizing and remediating reading ...
Outer Membrane Porin Regulation among Different Sequence Types of Escherichia coli Clinical Isolates
(Creighton University, 2020-04-30)
Escherichia coli sequence type 131 (ST131) is a successful pandemic clone associated with the spread of β-lactam and fluoroquinolone resistance. However, the reasons for the global dominance of this clone are largely ...
Embodied Experiences of Caregiving: Literature as a Lens for the Health Humanities
(Creighton University, 2019-05)
In an age where rates of burnout and compassion fatigue are soaring, interrupting the throughline of care, both patients and caregivers alike are falling through the cracks. These bodies and persons, each of them both ...
Leading in Context: The lived experiences of spiritual care leaders
(Creighton University, 2019-04-22)
This dissertation was designed to explore the leadership experiences of spiritual care leaders in Catholic Healthcare. Both healthcare and spiritual care continue to evolve prompting spiritual care leaders to consider their ...
Design, Synthesis, and Evaluation of Novel Antimycobacterial Agents With Enhanced Pharmacokinetic Profiles
(Creighton University, 2019-07-18)
Tuberculosis (TB), caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tb), is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. The present short-course therapy is six months long for drug-susceptible M. tb strains, and up to two years ...
Leading Up: How Community College Chief Executive Officers with Politically Appointed Governance Boards Optimize Their Effectiveness When Leading from a Subordinate Position
(Creighton University, 2018-12-12)
Community colleges provide access to higher education and workforce development opportunities for a significant portion of the nation’s population. This vital sector is facing unprecedented challenges related to declining ...
Mass Exodus: Examination of USAF Pilot Retention
(Creighton University, 2019-04-12)
Every organization faces challenges throughout its existence due to an ever changing world. These trials can range from small internal problems all the way to large issues impacting the organization’s very foundation. ...
Parenting Autism: An Exploratory Study of The Culture and Experience of African-American Parents of Children Diagnosed with Autism
(Creighton University, 2017-04-11)
This work represents an unapologetic look at the experience of African-American parents of children with autism. It is an attempt to “pull back the curtain” to better understand how parents perceive the diagnosis of autism ...
You & Your Red Throat
(Creighton University, 2017-04-20)
You & Your Red Throat is an exploration of more than my personal and writerly obsessions. They are my necessities. Most evident throughout the manuscript is my search for identity and human commonality within what is often ...
Night Geese: Selected Poems
(Creighton University, 2017-04-25)
A chapbook of selected poetry and an introductory essay, all written by the candidate.