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Alison Simo, MSN, RN

Visiting Lecturer
Division of Nursing

PHONE: 812.348-7376
FAX: 812-348-7243


  • MSN, Indiana University 2013
  • BSN, Indiana University 2007

Professional Activities

  • Indiana University School of Nursing, Clinical Assistant Professor (2013-present)
  • Registered Nurse, Outpatient Surgery, Columbus Regional Hospital, Columbus, IN (2007-2013)
  • Student Nurse, Columbus Regional Hospital, Columbus, IN (2002-2007)
  • Emergency Medical Technician, Operation Life, Martinsville, IN (1991-1993)

Administrative & Service Responsibilities

  • IU School of Nursing-Columbus: Health and Community Systems Committee
  • IU School of Nursing-Columbus: OR and Community Course Leader
  • IUPUC- Healthy Campus Committee

Research Activities

  • Chronic disease management with a focus of diabetes

Awards & Activities

  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau
  • Nominee, Indianapolis Star-Salute to Nurses (2013)



  • Specialist, C.N. (2013). Designing a Novel Nursing Intervention for Lower Extremity Radiculopathy Secondary to Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS). National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists Conference, San Antonio, Texas: March 7-9, 2013. (Poster presentation.)

Civic Engagement

  • Church Representative. Pregnancy Care Centers of South Central Indiana (1995-present)
  • Walk for Life Representative. Columbus Baptist Church, Columbus, IN. (1995-present)
  • Member. Insulin Pump Resource Team, Columbus Regional Hospital-Columbus, IN. (2013)
  • Volunteer. Volunteers in Medicine Clinic, Columbus, IN. (Chronic Disease Management clinic) (2013)
  • Volunteer. Diabetes Foot Fair, Outpatient Diabetes Center, Columbus, IN. (2011-2012)
  • Member. Inpatient Diabetes Team, Columbus Regional Hospital-Columbus, IN. (2013)