Faculty Bio

Deborah Barton, MS, RN

Simulation Coordinator


  • BS, University of Maryland (1974)
  • MS, University of Maryland (1977)


  • Registered Nurse
  • Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator


  • Health Assessments for Professional Nursing Practice

Research Interests

  • Simulation in nursing education
  • Educational technology
  • Active teaching methods

Recent Presentations

  • Quality and safety education in nursing, faculty development presentation, York College of Pennsylvania, 2011.
  • Effective posters on evidence based practice projects, Hanover Hospital, Hanover, PA. 2010.
  • Learning resource center support of undergraduate teaching activities in nursing. Poster presented at 37th Annual Conference on Professional Nursing Education, Baltimore, MD. 2010.
  • Design on a dime: From abstract to poster presentation, Seventeenth Annual Neuroscience Conference, Hershey, PA. 2010.
  • Clickers: Use of audience response system in the classroom, faculty development presentation, York College of Pennsylvania, York PA. 2009.


  • Webmaster, Eta Eta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.