Spring on the York College campus


Deborah Barton, M.S., R.N.


  • BS, University of Maryland (1974)
  • MS, University of Maryland (1978)


  • 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

  • Simulation for use in training and development, session for York College of Pennsylvania business majors, 2015.
  • Simulation in nursing curriculum design, workshop for Millersville University graduate students, York College of Pennsylvania, 2015.
  • 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.
  • Design on a dime: From abstract to poster presentation, Seventeenth Annual Neuroscience Conference, Hershey, PA. 2010.


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