• Bednar, S. , Atwater, A. (2011). Simulation for Physician Extenders. In  Disease of the Month, 57 (12), P 802-806
  • Atwater, A., Bednar, S. Hassman, D., Khouri, J. (2008).  Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in Primary Care. Disease of the Month, 54 (11) 723-744.
  • Bednar, S., Atwater, A., Keough, V. (2007). Educational Preparation of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants: An Exploratory Review.  Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, 29 (2), pp158-171.
  • Bednar, S., and Leiken, J. (2006). Toxicologic Emergencies. In, Triage Nursing Secrets. Mosby/Elsevier, St. Louis, Missouri.
  • Bednar, S. (2003). Evaluating the Role of the Nurse Practitioner. In  Advanced Practice Nursing. Kendall-Hunt Publishing Co. go top


  • Sue Bednar and Ali Atwater.  Educational preparation of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants: an Evidenced Based Comparison. . Research presentation: Illinois ENA Spring Symposium 2007, Oakbrook Illinois.
  • Bednar, S. (2005): Fast track: A Little Bit of History. Illinois Masonic Emergency Department, April 16, 2005.
  • Bednar, S, Hardesty, M., Flaherty, J. (2001).   A New Clinical Practice Model for Nurse Practitioners in the Emergency Department.
    Research Poster presentation: ACEP, Philadelphia PA.
  • Bednars, S. (2001). Complication Rates in Wounds Sutured by Nurse Practitioners. Research Poster Presentation: ACEP, Philadelphia, PA. go top


  • Bednar, S., Atwater, A., Ortwig, K., Angelico, M. (2008). Participation in, “Illinois Asthma Surveillance Project”. go top