Lisa Hanson, Ph.D., CNM, FACNM

Lisa Hanson
Lisa Hanson, Ph.D., CNM, FACNMMarquette University

Clark Hall, 341

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-3841

Professor of Nursing

Highest Degree

Ph.D., Rush University, Chicago

Courses Taught

  • Nurse-Midwifery Care of Women During Labor and Birth
  • Advanced Practicum in Nurse-Midwifery
  • Childbearing Family Nursing Theory
  • Theoretical Foundations of Practice

Research Interests

  • Prenatal Probiotics and Second Stage Labor Care Practices
  • Education for Midwives and Collaborating Partners: Specifically distance education and collaborative education involving Nurse-Midwives.

Professional Affiliations

  • Wisconsin Association for Perinatal Care
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives WI Chapter
  • Midwest Nursing Research Society
  • American Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

Specialization

  • Nurse-Midwifery (Program Director)

Certifications

  • Nurse-Midwifery

Selected Publications

Hanson, L., VandeVusse, L., Duster, M., Warrack, S., & Safdar, N.(2014)  Feasibility of oral prenatal probiotics against maternal group B Streptococcus vaginal and rectal colonization.  JOGNN: Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, 43(3):294-304.

Osborne, K., & Hanson, L.(2014) Labor down or bear down: A strategy to translate second stage labor evidence to nursing practice.  Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 28(2):117-26.

Hanson, L., & VandeVusse, L. (2014) Supporting labor progress toward physiologic birth.Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 28(2):101-107.

Hanson, L., & VandeVusse, L. (2013) The microbiology and immunology of normal birth: A plea for the nature of mother.  Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 27(4), 278-280.

VandeVusse, L., Hanson, L., & Safdar, N. (2013) Perinatal probiotic and prebiotic administration: An integrative review. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 27(4), 288-301.

Osborne, K., & Hanson, L. (2012) Directive versus supportive approaches used by midwives when providing care during second stage labor. Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, 57(1), 3-11.

Hanson, L., VandeVusse, L., & Paquette, H. (2011). Balancing the scales: Directions for future research for perinatal advanced practice nurses. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 25(2), 133-135.

VandeVusse, L., Hanson, L., Berner, M. A., & Winters, J.M.W. (2010). Impact of self-hypnosis in women on select physiologic and psychologic parameters. JOGNN: Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing, 39(2), 159-168.

Hanson, L. (2010). Expert Opinion Risk Management in Intrapartum Fetal Monitoring: Accidental Recording of the Maternal Heart Rate. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 24(1):7-9.

Hanson, L., & VandeVusse, L. (2010). Group B streptococcus intrapartum prophylaxis guideline adherence: A perinatal risk management issue. Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing, 24(2), 1-4.

Hanson, L. & VandeVusse, L. (2010). Probiotics are food and herbs are flowers, what’s the risk? Informed consent for complimentary and integrative therapies. In press for Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing. 24(3), 201-204.

Hanson, L. (2010) Conference Proceedings: Abstracts of Research Forums Presented at the 55th ACNM Annual Meeting 2010, Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health, 55(5), 481-482.

Honors and Awards

  • 2015 The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) JOGNN Award for Best Paper. "Feasibility of Oral Prenatal Probiotics against Maternal Group B Streptococcus Vaginal and Rectal Colonization" AWHONN national Convention in Long Beach, California.

Grants

  • 2010 Hanson, L. VandeVusse, L. , Safdar, N.  Effects of Probiotic use during pregnancy on Lactobacillus and Group B Streptococcus vaginal colonization: A pilot study. $10,000 American Lifelines, Inc.

Recent Presentations

Gynecology meets Microbiology: The Application of Probiotics to women’s healthcare.  American College of Nurse-Midwives Annual Meeting, Denver, CO. June, 2014.

Probiotics and Prebiotics in Pregnancy: State of the Science. Educational Session Presentation at American College of Nurse-Midwives Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. June, 2012.

Theory and Techniques to Provide Evidence-Based Second Stage Labor Care.  Gunderson Lutheran Hospital. LaCrosse, WI. October, 2012.

Effects of Probiotic Use During Pregnancy on Lactobacillus and Group B Streptococcus Vaginal Colonization: Pilot results. American College of Nurse-Midwives Annual Meeting, Long Beach CA, June , 2012.

Effects of Probiotic Use During Pregnancy on Lactobacillus and Group B Streptococcus Vaginal Colonization: Pilot results. Building Bridges to Research, Milwaukee. May 2012.