Stacey Toro, G.D.N., D.N.P.

Associate Professor of Nursing
Disaster Training Nursing Coordinator

Office Phone: (951) 343-4633
E-mail: storo@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Lambeth House room 3
Office Hours: Tuesday 15:00-16:00 (at clinical site off campus) Wednesday 12:00-15:00 Thursday 12:00-15:00 Friday 07:00-8:00

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
G.D.N. Graduate Certificate in Nursing, Global Disaster Nursing University of Tennessee 2015
D.N.P. Nursing California Baptist University 2018
M.S.N. / M.B.A. / H.C.A. Nursing / Business University of Phoenix 2006
B.S.N. Nursing University of Phoenix 2004
  • Additional Education

    California Board of Nursing License
    Basic Life Support
    Advance Life Support
    Pediatric Life Support
    Basic Disaster Life Support
    Advance Disaster Life Support
    Nuclear and Biological Training from the US Government department of Energy
    Red Cross training: Shelter, Disaster response
    Sphere International Disaster Training

  • Courses Taught

    Adult Health 2
    Older Adult
    Capstone Leadership
    RN-BSN
    Nursing Informatics
    Adult Heath 1

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Silliman University, Philippines working with College of Nursing and local government in disaster risk reduction and education.

    Johnson-Toro, S. (2018). Preparing public health nurses for disaster: Increasing self-efficacy & standardization. Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (2021199075). Retrieved from http://libproxy.calbaptist.edu/login?url=https://search-proquest-com.libproxy.calbaptist.edu/docview/2021199075?accountid=9830

    Toro, S (2015) National Implementation of the Model Uniform Core Criteria for Disasters and Mass Casualty Incident Triage in the United States. UNISDR Scientific and Technical Advisory Group Case Studies. Retrieved from: United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction:
    https://www.preventionweb.net/files/workspace/7935_toromasscasualtyincidenttriage.pdf

    Banks, L., Davenport, L., Hayes, M., McArthur, M., Toro, S., King, C., & Vazirani, H. (2016). Disaster Impact on Impoverished Area of US: An Inter-Professional Mixed Method Study. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine Vol. 31, No. 6592 Resilience in Rural Appalachia
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1049023X1600090X Retrieved from: http:/www.cambridge.org/core

  • Teaching Experience

    Victor Valley College, 2003

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications


    Invited Presenter:

    May 2017 “Standardized Triage in Disasters”: Train the Trainer Course for community Disasters in Dumaguete. Silliman University Dumaguete, Philippines.
    April 2015 “National Implementation of the Model Uniform Core Criteria for Disasters and Mass Casualty Incident Triage in the United States.” World Association of
    Disaster Emergency Medicine (WADEM), Annual Congress Conference, Cape Town, South Africa.
    May 2013 “Nursing Student Curriculum in California” Nilai University, Malaysia
    November 2013 "Presenting at Magic in Teaching" NLN, Anaheim CA
    March 2012 “Living case Study in the Classroom” Annual Nurse Educator Conference, Breckenridge, CO.


    Key Note Speaker:

    August 2018 “Simulation as pedagogy in Disaster and Emergency nursing,” Silliman University Alumni Homecoming. Dumaguete, Philippines
    December 2017 “Preparing Public Health Nurses for Disaster: Increasing Self-Efficacy & Standardization” Riverside Public Health Nurses Annual Education Conference.
    Riverside, CA.
    May 2016 “Your Future as a Leader in Nursing”, Silliman Nursing Graduation, Philippines

    Publications:

    Johnson-Toro, S. (2018). Preparing public health nurses for disaster: Increasing self-efficacy & standardization. Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (2021199075). Retrieved from http://libproxy.calbaptist.edu/login?url=https://search-proquest-com.libproxy.calbaptist.edu/docview/2021199075?accountid=9830

    Toro, S (2015) National Implementation of the Model Uniform Core Criteria for Disasters and Mass Casualty Incident Triage in the United States. UNISDR Scientific and Technical Advisory Group Case Studies. Retrieved from: United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction:
    https://www.preventionweb.net/files/workspace/7935_toromasscasualtyincidenttriage.pdf

    Banks, L., Davenport, L., Hayes, M., McArthur, M., Toro, S., King, C., & Vazirani, H. (2016). Disaster Impact on Impoverished Area of US: An Inter-Professional Mixed Method Study. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine Vol. 31, No. 6592 Resilience in Rural Appalachia
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1049023X1600090X Retrieved from: http:/www.cambridge.org/core


  • Church Membership & Activities

    Missionary trips to Mexico with church to help build medical trips 2008-2009
    Saddleback Church, Lake Forrest
    Perspective weekly study at CBU

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Riverside County Public Health Department Nurses - simulation and training in disaster response

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Like to spend time with my family and two dogs (pongo and punkin). Enjoy photography and reading in my spare time.

  • Personal Philosophy

    "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth" Acts 1:8

    "Therefore do not worry about tomorrow for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of it's own" Matthew 6:34