Catherine I. O'Keefe
Catherine I. O'Keefe

Catherine I. O'Keefe

Adjunct Associate Professor
College of Nursing

Academic Appointments

Position

  • Adjunct Associate Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • O'Keefe, Catherine, Potthoff, Meghan Vaccines: Boon or Bane -- A Nurse's Outlook, Vaccinophobia and Vaccine Controversies of the 21st Century, 165-179, 2013
  • O’Keefe, C.Fungal Infections. In Reuter-Rice and Bolick (Eds), Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice. Burlington, MA.: Jones and Bartlett Learning., Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice, 728-734, 2011
  • O’Keefe, C. Opportunistic Infections. In Reuter-Rice and Bolick (Eds.) Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice. Burlington, MA.: Jones and Bartlett Learning., Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice, 734-740, 2011
  • O’Keefe, C. Health-Care Associated Infections. In Reuter-Rice and Bolick (Eds.) Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice. Burlington, MA.: Jones and Bartlett Learning., Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice, 724-728, 2011
  • O’Keefe, C. (2011). Tuberculosis. In Reuter-Rice and Bolick (Eds.) Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice. Jones and Bartlett Publishers., Pediatric Acute Care: A Guide for Interprofessional Practice, 802-806, 2011

Articles

  • Mullen, L. and O’Keefe, C. Management of skin and soft tissue infections in a county correctional center: A quality improvement project. Accepted for publication., Journal of Correctional Health, 2014
  • Demare, C. and O’Keefe, C. An active surveillance and referral program to ensure Respiratory Syncytial Virus prophylaxis for pediatric congenital heart disease population: A quality improvement project., Clinical Scholars Review, 7(2), 154-159, 2014
  • Carrico, Catherine A., O'Keefe, Catherine Protecting infants against pertussis The cocooning strategy in practice., Nurse Practitioner, 38, 40-45, 2013
  • O'Keefe, C., Yager, A. M. Adolescent Use of Social Networking to Gain Sexual Health Information, Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 8, 294-298, 2012
  • Chatterjee, A. & O’Keefe, C. Pediatric Salmonella infections. (now referred to as Medscape Reference), Emedicine, 2012
  • O’Keefe, C. Viral infections in the neonate., Newborn and Infant Nursing Reviews, 10, 4, 196-202, 2010
  • Chatterjee, A. & O’Keefe, C. Current controversies in the USA regarding vaccine safety., Expert Review of Vaccines, 9(5), 497-502, 2010
  • Chatterjee, A. & O’Keefe, C. Pediatric Mycoplasma Infections. (now referred to as Medscape Reference), Emedicine, 2010
  • Oppenheimer, A……Chatterjee, A. & O’Keefe, C., Cocciodoidomycosis. (now referred to as Medscape Reference), Emedicine, 2010
  • Kratochvil, A., O’Keefe, C., Chatterjee, A. & Perry, D. Recurrent omphalitis and otitis media in a six-month old infant: A case study., Consultant for Pediatricians, 9(10), 352-356, 2010
  • Anderson, T., Lord, A., Shotkoski, N., O'Keefe, C. The use of probiotics for the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis in the premature infant., Infant, Child, & Adolescent Nutrition, 1, 246-252, 2009
  • Chatterjee, A. & O’Keefe, C. (2009). Escherichia coli infections., Emedicine, 2009
  • Chatterjee, A. & O’Keefe, C. (2009). Salmonella infections., Emedicine, 2009
  • Chatterjee, A. & O’Keefe, C. (2009). Mycoplasma Infections, Emedicine, 2009
  • Anderson, T., Lord, A., Shotkoski, N. & O’Keefe, C. The use of probiotics for the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis in the premature infant. Infant, Child, & Adolescent Nutrition,, Infant, Child, & Adolescent Nutrition, 1(5), 246-252, 2009
  • O'Keefe, C. Highlights of the National Assocation of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP): 29th Annual Conference on Pediatric Health Care:Surgical Care in Pediatrics: An Update, Medscape, 2008

Presentations

  • Carrico, C. and O’Keefe, C. (2012). Protecting infants against pertussis: Cocooning strategy in practice. Practice Innovation Poster for the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners: 33rd Annual Conference on Pediatric Health Care, (San Antonio, TX)., 2012
  • “Tick-Borne Illnesses”, O’Keefe, C. Oral Presentation at the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD. Subsequently converted to a Continuing Education offering – one of six chosen., 2011