Slyer, Jason

Clinical Assistant Professor
Lienhard School of Nursing
Pace University
163 William Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Phone: 212 618 6003
Email: jslyer@pace.edu


Education: Jason Slyer obtained his DNP and MS (Family Nurse Practitioner) from Pace University.  He received his AAS in Nursing from Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing in Troy, New York, and a BA in Biology from SUNY Buffalo.

Areas of Expertise: Heart failure, cardiac therapy, evidence-based practice, systematic reviews.

Areas of Research: Heart failure disease management, self-care behaviors, care transitions.

Professional Experience: Jason Slyer is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at Pace University and an honorary Associate Lecturer at the University of Adelaide and the Joanna Briggs Institute (Australia). He is the Assistant Director of Education for the Northeast Institute for Evidence Synthesis and Translation (NEST): A collaborating center of the Joanna Briggs Institute.  He is a certified trainer for the Joanna Briggs Institute’s Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program. Jason is also in clinical practice at Montefiore’s Center for Advanced Cardiac Therapy as a Heart Failure Nurse Practitioner. Previously he worked as a nurse practitioner in a private practice cardiology office in New York City and at Beth Israel Medical Center in interventional cardiology.  He also has experience in the cardiothoracic surgery step-down unit, working as a senior staff nurse at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and as an RN at Albany Medical Center.

Recent publications:

Truglio-Londrigan, M., Slyer, J. T., Singleton, J. K., & Worral, P. (Forthcoming, 2014). A qualitative systematic review of internal and external influences on shared decision-making in all health care settings: A systematic review. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports.

Slyer, J. T., Concert, C. M., & Singleton, J. K. (2014). Chapter 9. Evidence-based decision-making. In S. B. Lewenson & M. Truglio-Londrigan (Eds.), Decision-making for nursing leaders: Thoughtful approaches for practice. 2nd Edition. Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett Publishers.

Holly, C. & Slyer, J.T. (2013). Interpreting and Using Meta-Analysis in Clinical Practice. Orthopedic Nursing, 32(2), 106-110.

Slyer, J. T. (2012). Chapter 15. Sensitivity and specificity of diagnostic tests. In R. Levin & H. Feldman (Eds.), Teaching evidence-based practice (pp. 173-184). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company.

Truglio-Londrigan, M., Slyer, J. T., Singleton, J. K., & Worral, P. (2012). A qualitative systematic review of internal and external influences on shared decision-making in all health care settings: A qualitative systematic review protocol. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 10(58), 4633-4646.

Slyer, J. T. & Ferrara, L. R. (2013). The effectiveness of group visits for patients with heart failure on knowledge, quality of life, self-care, and readmissions: A systematic review. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports 11(7), 58-81.

Slyer, J. T. & Ferrara, L. R. (2012). The effectiveness of group visits for patients with heart failure on knowledge, quality of life, self-care, and readmissions: A systematic review protocol. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 10 (58), 4647-4658.

Slyer, J. & Levin R. F. (2012). Evidence-based practice: On the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP). Research and Theory for Nursing Practice: An International Journal. 26(1), 6-9.

Slyer, J. T., Concert, C. M., Eusebio, A. M., Rogers M. E., & Singleton, J. (2011). A systematic review of the effectiveness of nurse coordinated transitioning of care on readmission rates for patients with heart failure. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 9(15), 464-490.

 

Slyer, J. T., Concert, C. M., Eusebio, A. M., Rogers M. E., & Singleton, J. (2010). Systematic review protocol: A systematic review of the effectiveness of nurse coordinated transitioning of care on readmission rates for patients with heart failure. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 8(24), S1-S10.