Professional Bio


  • M.S., Nursing, Regis University
  • B.S.N., Niagara University

Professional Memberships

  • National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)

Clinical Expertise & Certifications

  • Medical Surgical Nursing

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Dedicated Education Units
Development of outcomes and competency evaluation of student performance in the skills lab
Health promotion/illness prevention
Staff Nurse/Preceptor development
Nursing Education

Recent Presentations

Cook, L, Sorensen, J. Fuller, S. Evaluating Medication Administration When Integrating a Scanner and Academic EHR. Regis University Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Excellence, Platform. Denver, CO. April 16, 2014.

Augden, V., Ellison, N., Sorensen, J. Increasing Student Engagement with Streamlined Video Delivery using Kaltura. Fusion Conference, Boston, MA. Platform. July 16, 2013.

Sorensen, J.  Using DocuCare in Your Skills and Simulation Lab, Webinar Presentation, Wolters Kluwer, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. March 2013.

Copeland, D., Crewell, J., Sorensen, J.  Dedicated Education Units: A Partnership Between St. Anthony Hospital and Regis University School of Nursing, 5th Annual Centura Evidence Based Practice Research and Innovation Conference, Denver, CO. November 9, 2012.

Augden, V., Croy, N., Sorensen, J.  Increasing Student Engagement with Streamlined Video Delivery using Kaltura, Colorado Learning and Teaching with Technology Conference, CU Boulder, CO. August 1, 2012.

Sorensen, J. & Strate, L.  Learning Needs Assessment: Is Perception Reality When it Comes to Education? Poster Presentation at the 3rd Annual Centura EBP, Research and Innovation Conference. Denver, CO. November 2010.