Dr Alfonso Rubio-Navarro

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An adult nurse who has substantial experience in emergency care as both a registered nurse and a deputy charge nurse. He also has experience in academic teaching and research in various roles in Spain and England, such as visiting lecturer and research fellow. He provides teaching to the MSci Nursing with Leadership dual registration (adult and mental health nursing/child and mental health nursing) using real case scenarios and a close link with current clinical conundrums.

Qualifications

  • PhD, research line “Bioethics applied to clinical practice”, School of Healthcare Sciences,University of Murcia
  • MSci in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care in Nursing, European University of Madrid
  • BSc Nursing Studies, University of Murcia
  • Registered Adult Nurse (NMC)
  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Trainer of trainers, European Institute for Training of Trainers

Teaching

Alfonso has experience of facilitating learning to students groups, seminar groups and using online resources and social media. Alfonso’s main teaching relates to

  • Clinical cases and scenarios
  • Adult acute care
  • Clinical ethics
  • Clinical decision-making
  • Holistic assessment

Research

Current projects

Article submitted to International Emergency Nursing: Rubio-Navarro A, Garcia-Capilla DJ, Torralba-Madrid MJ, Rutty J. (2019) Nurses' perspective of accountability in an emergency department: an ethnographic content analysis.(under review)

Awards and Nominations

  • 2019 – University of Leicester PEERS MERIT recognition
  • 2017 – Honorary Research Fellow at De Montfort University

Reviewer experience

  • Canadian Journal of Nursing Research Peer Reviewer, 2019 – current

Publications

Garcia-Capilla DJ, Rubio-Navarro A, Torralba-Madrid MJ, Rutty J (2019) Decision-making in an emergency department: A nursing accountability model. Nursing Ethics. 2019 Jul.

Garcia-Capilla DJ, Rubio-Navarro A, Torralba-Madrid MJ, Rutty J (2019) Ethical, legal and professional accountability in emergency nursing practice: An ethnographic observational study. Int Emerg Nurs. 2019 Sep;46:100777.

Garcia-Capilla DJ, Rubio-Navarro A, Torralba-Madrid MJ, Rutty J (2019) Clinical Policy Ethics Assessment Tool: A tool for clinical policies. Nursing Ethics. 2019 Nov-Dec; 26(7-8):2259-2277.

Clifton A, Higman J, Stephenson J, Rubio-Navarro A, Welyczko N (2018) The role of universities in attracting male students on to pre-registration nursing programmes: An electronic survey of UK higher education institutions. Nurse Educ Today. 2018 Dec;71:111-115.

Rubio-Navarro A (2015) Relación entre las competencias técnicas y los aspectos ético-legales de la responsabilidad en Enfermería de Urgencias y Emergencias en Inglaterra: Artículo de opinión. Ética de los Cuidados. 2015 Jan-Jun; 8(15).

Conference presentations

International

Rubio-Navarro A, García-Capilla DJ, Torralba-Madrid MJ (2019) Análisis ético de los protocolos y la actividad clínica en un departamento de urgencias inglés. II International Congress of Young Nursing Researchers; Murcia, Spain.

Rubio-Navarro A, García-Capilla DJ, Torralba-Madrid MJ (2019) Clinical Policy Ethics Assessment Tool: Una herramienta para el análisis ético de protocolos clínicos. XIV Fundamental and Clinical Bioethics Association Bioethics Congress; Madrid, Spain.

García-Capilla DJ, Rubio-Navarro A, Torralba-Madrid MJ (2019) Análisis del trasntorno por déficit de atención e hiperactividad desde el principialismo bioético. XIV Fundamental and Clinical Bioethics Association Bioethics Congress; Madrid, Spain.

García-Capilla DJ, Rubio-Navarro A, Torralba-Madrid MJ (2019) El abordaje bioético de la reticencia vacunal desde una perspectiva problemática: la propuesta metodológica de Diego Gracia. XIV Fundamental and Clinical Bioethics Association Bioethics Congress; Madrid, Spain.

Rubio-Navarro A, García-Capilla DJ, Torralba-Madrid MJ (2018) Nursing decision-making in an English emergency department: an ethnographic content analysis of policies and practice. European Emergency Medicine Congress 2018; Glasgow, UK.

Rubio-Navarro A (2018) CliPEAT: an ethical assessment tool for clinical policies, procedures and guidelines. RCN International Nursing Research Conference 2018; Birmingham.

Rubio-Navarro A (2018) Accountability in nursing clinical practice: decision making analysis in an English emergency department. RCN International Nursing Research Conference 2018; Birmingham.

Rubio-Navarro A, García-Capilla DJ, Torralba-Madrid MJ (2018) Clinical Policy Ethics Assessment Tool: Una herramienta para protocolos clínicos enfermeros. I International Congress of Young Nursing Researchers; Murcia, Spain.

García-Capilla DJ, Navarro-Perán MA, Rubio-Navarro A (2016) Toma de decisiones ético-legales por profesionales sanitarios en situaciones de urgencia-emergencia: aplicación de la bioética clínica dentro del marco deontológico y legal británico. IV International Bioethics Congress: Moral judgement and democracy; Valencia, Spain.

García-Capilla DJ, Navarro-Perán MA, Rubio-Navarro A (2016) La responsabilidad ético-legal en la práctica de técnicas de Enfermería en un departamento de urgencias en Reino Unido: La jerarquía de competencias bajo presión asistencial. III International Virtual Ibero-American Nursing Congress.

García-Capilla DJ, Navarro-Perán MA, Rubio-Navarro A (2015) Reflexión sobre la Bioética aplicada a la presunción de emergencia sanitaria. ¿Qué es justo con tal de salvar una vida?  XII Fundamental and Clinical Bioethics Association Bioethics Congress; Tenerife, Spain.

United Kingdom

Rubio-Navarro A (2017) The impact of ethical and legal responsibility in emergency nursing: an overview of the challenges in clinical practice. The Impact of PhD Research Conference; Leicester.