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Jason Slyer

Clinical Associate Professor

College of Health Professions

Graduate Nursing

  • @New York City


Jason Slyer obtained his DNP and MS (Family Nurse Practitioner) from Pace University and an AAS in Nursing from Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing in Troy, NY. Jason joined the Pace faculty as a Clinical Assistant Professor in 2011. He is currently the Assistant Director for DNP programs.


DNP, Pace University, New York, NY, 2011
Doctor of Nursing Practice

MS, Pace University, New York, NY, 2004
Family Nurse Practitioner

AS, Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing, Troy, NY, 2000

BA, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1997

Awards and Honors

College of Health Professions, April 2016 - Dean's Service Award
National Academies of Practice, October 2015 - Distinguished Fellowship in the National Academies of Practice and the Nursing Academy as a Distinguished Practitioner & Fellow
Lienhard School of Nursing, May 22, 2014 - 2014 Dean's Alumni Award for Outstanding Professional Contribution
University of Adelaide, August 2012 - Associate Lecturer
Pace Univerity, May 2011 - DNP student with the Greatest Clinical Leadership Potential in Evidence Based Practice; Pace University, College of Health Professions
Sigma Theta Tau International, September 2004 - Inducted, Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Omega-At-Large chapter


  • Commission on Nurse Certification, January Clinical Nurse Leader
  • Joanna Briggs Institute, July Joanna Briggs Institute, Certified Trainer
  • American Heart Association, September 9 Basic Cardiac Life Support
  • State of New York, Family Nurse Practitioner
  • American Nurse Credentialing Center, FNP-Board Certified
  • State of New York, Registered Nurse
  • American Association of Heart Failure Nurses, June 23 Certified Heart Failure Nurse
  • Joanna Briggs Institute, Comprehensive Systematic Review training, Modules 1, 3, & 4


The effectiveness of tight glycemic control on decreasing surgical site infections and readmission rates in adult patients with diabetes undergoing cardiac surgery: A systematic review
Boreland, L., Scott-Hudson, M., Henterington, K., Frussinetty, A. & Slyer, J. T. Heart & Lung. Vol xxx , pages 1-11.


Slyer, J. T. (2016, October). 9th National Doctors of Nursinfg Practice Conference. Teaching team process for interprofessional practice. Doctors of Nursing Practice, Inc. , Baltimore, MD.


Heart failure; chronic disease management; self-care behaviours; systematic reviews.

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Clinical predictive value of systematic reviews with meta-analysis for future research on patients with multiple chronic conditions: a demonstration project using the case of preventive statin therapy
Slyer, J. T. & Jadotte, Y. September 2016 - September 2017.The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality,Federal,$100,000.00.Funded.


American Association of Colleges of Nursing

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

Eastern Nursing Research Society

American Assocation of Heart Failure Nurses - Certification Board[Secretary]

American Association of Heart Failure Nurses

American Nurses Association

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nurses

American Association of Nurse Practitioner


  • College of Health Professions Inter-professional Education Initiative[Committee Member]
    Desc: CHP planning for IPE activities using the Hugoton Grant as a vehicle to educate faculty and students about IPE.
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