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Dr. Betty Carlson Bowles PhD, MSN, RNC, IBCLC

Nursing, Wilson School of
Associate Professor

Office Location
Bridwell Hall 323
Phone
Voice: (940) 397-4048
Fax: (940) 397-4911
  Semester Course # Section Course Name Location Days / Times
Details Fall 2017 NURS 4153 Community Health Nursing Bridwell Hall 108
Details Spring 2017 NURS 4823 Concepts in Community Health Dillard College of Business Administration 131
Details Spring 2017 NURS 4153 Community Health Nursing Bridwell Hall 108
Details Fall 2016 4152 Community Health Nursing Bridwell Hall 108
Details Spring 2016 NURS 4823 Concepts in Community Health Nursing Dillard College of Business Administration 329
Details Spring 2016 4153 Community Health Nursing Bea Wood Hall 108
Details Fall 2015 NURS 4153/4153 Community Health Nursing Bridwell Hall 108
Details Spring 2015 4823 Concepts in Community Health Dillard College of Business Administration 329

Tuesdays 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Details Spring 2015 4153 Community Health Nursing Bridwell Hall 108
Details Fall 2014 4152 Community Health Nursing Care Bridwell Hall 108

 

MWF 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Details Spring 2014 NURS4152 Community Health Nursing Bridwell Hall 108
Details Fall 2013 4153 01 Community Health Nursing Bridwell Hall 108
Details Fall 2012 NURS 3203 Pathophysiologic Processes Bridwell Hall 108
Details Spring 2012 NURS 3203 x202 Pathophysiologic Processes Bridwell Hall 108
Details Spring 2012 NURS 3203 x202 Pathophysiologic Processes Bridwell Hall 108
Details Spring 2012 NURS 3203 x202 Pathophysiologic Processes Bridwell Hall 108

Wednesday 5:30-8:30

Details Fall 2011 NURS 3203-x20 Pathophysiologic Processes Bridwell Hall 108

Wednesday, 4:00 pm

Details Spring 2011 NURS 3203 - x10 Pathophysiologic Processes Bridwell Hall 108

Wednesday, 4:00 pm

Details Spring 2011 NURS - 3503 101 Nursing Research Bolin Hall 127

Wednesday  0100p (For Orientation and Final Exam only)

Details Spring 2011 MWSU 4433 2H2 Honors - Death: Planning for the Inevitable Bridwell Hall 305

Tuesdays, 5:00 - 7:00 pm

Details Fall 2010 NURS 3203 - x10 Pathophysiologic Processes Bridwell Hall 108

Wednesday, 4:00 pm

Details Fall 2010 NURS - 3503 101 Nursing Research Bolin Hall 127

MW  0130p - 0250p

Institution Degree Graduation Date
Incarnate Word College, San Antonio Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1965-5-14
Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX PhD (Health Studies) Aug 31 2009 12:00AM
Texas Woman's University, Houston, TX Master of Science (Nursing) Sep 1 1974 12:00AM
Institution Position Start Date End Date
Bethania School of Vocational Nursing Instructor of Nursing 1965-05-15 1968-09-01
Bethania Hospital Charge Nurse (PT) 1965-05-15 1966-09-01
Cameron State University Instructor of Nursing 1966-09-01 1968-09-01
Head Start, Burkburnett School Nurse 1968-05-15 1968-09-01
Midwestern State University Instructor of Nursing 1968-09-01 1974-09-01
Midwestern State University & Burkburnett Continuing Education Preparation for Childbirth Instructor (PT) 1970-09-01 1990-09-01
Midwestern State University Assistant Professor of Nursing 1974-09-01 1981-09-01
Midwestern State University Associate Professor of Nursing 1981-09-01 1990-09-01
Wichita General Hospital Labor and Delivery Staff Nurse (PT) 1988-05-15 1990-09-01
Wichita General Hospital Lactation Consultant 1990-05-15 1995-09-01
Wichita General Hospital Director of Maternal Child Health 1990-09-01 1995-09-01
Wichita General Hospital /United Regional Health Care System Director of Education 1995-09-01 2000-09-01
Midwestern State University Coordinator of Professional Outreach 2000-09-01 2003-09-01
Midwestern State University Assistant Professor of Nursing 2003-09-01 2014-09-01
Midwestern State University Associate Professor 2014 Present

 Publications: 

            Books: 

Bowles, B., Cook, W., Gibson, M., Horner, H., & Jansen, L. (2016). Dalquest Desert Research Station Safety and Emergency Handbook. Midwestern State University Press. 

Bowles, B.C. (1990). Breastfeeding: A Learned Art.  Wichita Falls, TX: Wichita General Hospital. 

            Referred Journals: 

Leach, J., Bowles, B., Jansen, L. & Gibson, M. (2017). Perceived benefits of childbirth education on future health-care decision making.  Journal of Perinatal Education, 26:1, 49-56. 

Gibson, M., Bowles, B., Jansen, L., & Leach, J. (2016). Intrapartum nurse’s guide to protecting, promotion and supporting breastfeeding: Another ten steps.  Clinical Lactation Monograph Series, 51-71.          

Bowles, B.C. (2015). Breast Massage: A “handy” multipurpose tool to promote breastfeeding  success. Clinical Lactation Monograph Series, 19-30. 

Gibson, M., Bowles, B. (2014). A Behavior Change Project as a student assignment to reduce  personal health risk. (submitted & denied by Pedagogy in Health Promotion). 

Jansen, L., Gibson, M., Bowles, B., & Leach, J. (2013).  First do no harm:  Interventions during childbirth.  Journal of Perinatal Education, 22(2), 83-92. 

Gibson, M., Bowles, B., Jansen, L. & Leach, J. (2013). Childbirth education in rural Haiti: Reviving low-tech teaching strategies. Journal of Perinatal Education, 22(2), 93-102. 

Gibson, M., Bowles, B., Jansen, L, & Leach, J. (2012). Intrapartum nurse’s guide to protecting, promoting and supporting breastfeeding: Another ten steps.  Clinical Lactation, 1(4), 147-154. 

Bowles, B., Gibson, M., & Jansen, L. (2012). Haiti: Exclusive breastfeeding in the prevention and treatment of cholera. Clinical Lactation, 3(2), 51-57. 

Gresham, J., Bowles, B.C., Gibson, M., Robinson, K., Farris, M., Felts, J. (2012). Death- Planning for the inevitable: A hybrid honors course. Honors in Practice, 8, 43-54. 

Bowles, B.C. (2011). Breast massage: A handy multipurpose tool to promote breastfeeding  success. Clinical Lactation, 2(4):21-24. 

Bowles, B.C. (2011).  Promoting breastfeeding self-efficacy: Fear appeals in breastfeeding  management, Clinical Lactation, 2(1):13-16.

 

Bowles, B., Cook, W., Gibson, M., Horner, N. & Jansen, L. (2010). Dalquest Desert Research Station Handbook: Health Promotion and Injury Prevention. Published online at http://academics.mwsu.edu/ddrs/handbook.asp?LL=253

 

Bowles, B.C. (2009). Genograms as threat appeals: Using the Extended Parallel Process Model    with familial cardiovascular disease (Doctoral dissertation, Texas Woman’s University, 2009).   

Sportsman, S, Bowles, B, & Hawley, L. (2004). The state of prevention in allied health education and practiceJournal of Allied Health Professions, 33(3), 218-223. 

Bowles, B, Leach, J., Starr, S., & Foster, M. (1993). Infant feeding preference card, Journal of Human Lactation, 9(4): 256-258. 

Bowles, B, & Leach, J. (1993). Breastfeeding by Federal Express, Journal of Human Lactation, 8(3): 154-155. 

Bowles, B.C. (1991). Breastfeeding consultation in sign language, Journal of Human Lactation, 7(1):21. 

Bowles, B.C., & Williamson, B. P. (1990).Pregnancy and lactation following anorexia and  bulimia, JOGNN, 19(3): 243-248.  

*Bowles, B.C., Stutte, P.C., Hensley, J.H. (1987/88). Alternate massage in breastfeeding: New benefits from an old technique, Genesis, 9(6), 5-8, 17. 

*Stutte, P.C., Bowles, B.C., Morman, G.Y. (1988).  The effects of breast massage on volume and fat content of human milk, Genesis, 10(9), 22-25. 

Bowles, B.C. (1987). Cultural Masquerade, Journal of Human Lactation, 3(4), 157. 

Bowles, B. C.  (1974). Situational doll plan to relieve anxiety in children receiving injections.        (Masters thesis, Texas Woman’s University, 1974). 

* 2 previously published articles included in a Cochrane Collaboration: Becker, G.E. Smith, H.A. & Cooney, F. (2015). Methods of milk expression for lactating women (review). The Cochrane Collaboration, Issue 2. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 

            Non-Referred Publications 

Gibson, M. & Bowles, B. (2012). Another cholera connection from London, to Texas…to Haiti. Broad Sheet, the newsletter of the John Snow Society (Royal Society of Public Health). 

Bowles, B. & Gibson, M. (2017). Texas: Drought, water shortage, conservation, & innovation.Broad Sheet, the newsletter of the John Snow Society (Royal Society of Public Health - London). 

            Conference Proceedings 

Polvado, K., Bowles, B., Jansen, L, Gibson, M., & Lockhart, R. (2017). Motivation to Ride in the Hotter ‘N Hell Bicycling Event. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Paris, France. 

Gibson, M., Bowles, B. (2014). Behavior Change Project: A Student Assignment to Reduce           Personal Health Risk. 2014 Global Health Symposium, University of Riverside, Riverside, CA. 

Terrell, J., Bowles, B., Gibson, M. (2012). Sustainability of Endangered Species: Queen Conch     Research Refuge Ranch. Presentation at 2012 Hawaii University International           Conferences in Education, Math & Engineering Technology, July 31 – August 2,  Honolulu, Hawaii.