Eastern Michigan University

Gerald Newberry

Assistant Professor

344 Marshall


PhD - Capella University

MSN - Eastern Michigan University

MA - Elementary, Eastern Michigan University

MA - Educational Leadership, Eastern Michigan University

MA  Special Education, Eastern Michigan University

BSN - Lourdes University

BS - Education, Eastern Michigan University

ADN - Owens Community College

Teaching Interests

Selected Presentations and/or Publications


  • Newberry, G. & Slack, J. (2015). Research Poster Presentation. Who Cares for the Caring? Interdisciplinary Debriefing Adds Pastoral Care to Simulation. National League of Nursing Educational Summit Conference-Las Vegas, Nevada, October 1-2, 2015.
  • Newberry, G. (2015). Oral Research Presentation. Students’ Perceptions of Simulation Education. Ohio Nurses Association Biennial Convention 2015, Columbus, Ohio, October 9, 2015. Newberry, G. (2014). A Literature Review of Teaching Strategies in Simulation Education. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters. Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan.
  • Newberry, G. (2014). Capella University-PhD in Nursing Education. Dissertation- Students’ Experiences with Simulation Education. (Published 2014).
  • Slack, J., & Newberry, G. (2014). Poster Presentation. If at First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again:  Deliberate Practice in a Concept Based Simulation for Cognitive Skill Acquisition. National League of Nursing/ Elsevier Technology Conference-Nashville, Tennessee, October 24-26, 2014.

Clinical Experience

Medical/ Surgical, ICU Stepdown, Pediatrics, Gerontology, and Hospice

License and Certificates

  • Michigan and Ohio RN license
  • ACLS Certification
  • Michigan Highly Qualified Teaching Certificate K-12 Education
  • Graduate Certificate in Teaching in the Health Care System


  • ProMedica Nursing Excellence Award
  • Dundee Community Schools Teaching Excellence Award
  • Eastern Michigan University Student Success Award


Professional Affiliations

  • National League of Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing
  • Ohio Nursing Association
  • Michigan Nursing Association
  • Nursing Service Association
  • Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters

For Faculty & Staff

The School of Nursing is part of the College of Health & Human Services, 304 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.0077