Faculty Detail

Dianne Liebel, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor
Dianne Liebel

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: 273-1970
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Education

Certification, . Cooper Institute Research, Dallas , TX, US

Post-Doctoral Fellowship , 2010. University of Rochester , Rochester, NY, US

PhD , 2007. University of Rochester , Rochester , NY, US

Masters , 1998. SUNY at Brockport , Brockport , NY, US

Bachelor of Science, 1978. Alfred University , Alfred , NY, US

Experience

Fellowship (Post Doctoral): 2009 - 2012. Post Doctoral Fellow . School of Nursing University of Rochester. Rochester , NY, US.

Postdoctoral Training: 2007 - 2009. Post Doctoral Fellow. (T32 Training in Geriatrics and Gerontology ). US.

Professional Experience: 2012 - Current. Instructor . University of Rochester (Intervention Administration and Data Collection in Clinical Practice ). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2012 - Current. Instructor . University of Rochester (Comprehensive Gerontological Care: A Holistic Approach to Caring for the Older Adult). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2010 - Current. Assistant Professor . University of Rochester (Nursing ). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2005 - Current. Teacher's Assistant. University of Rochester (Principles and Applications of Evidence for Nursing Practice). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2011 - 2012. Instructor . University of Rochester (Population Health ). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2010 - 2011. Instructor . University of Rochester (Research Principles for Evidence Based Advanced Practice ). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2007 - 2009. Post Doctoral Fellowship . University of Rochester School of Nursing (Geriatrics and Gerontology (T32) ). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2005 - 2006. Teaching Assistant. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Undergraduate Nursing Courses ). Rochester , NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2003 - 2004. Co-Investigator. Medicare Demonstration (MCDC) (Depression in Primary Care: Testing a Consumer Directed Care Model ). US.

Professional Experience: 2002 - 2003. Co- Principle Investigator . Medicare Demonstration (MCDC) (Health Promotion Nurse Model for Chronic Disease Self-Management in Rural Areas ). NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1998 - 2003. Intervention Nurse Supervisor . Monroe County Long Term Care Program (Randomized Control Trial of Primary and Consumer Directed Care for people With Chronic Illness ). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1997 - 1999. Nurse Health Educator/Counselor . University of Rochester (Weight Management). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1995 - 1996. Nurse Health Educator/Counselor . Johnson and Johnson Clinical Diagnostics (Healthy Weights Program ). US.

Professional Experience: 1978 - 1990. Charge and Staff Nurse. Strong Memorial Hospital, Highland Hospital, Allentown and Bethlehem Hospital, Dudley Elementary School., (Nursing). US.

Research

Geriatric Depression and the Role of Disability in Home Health Care Patients. 11/2011 - Current. FRSG.

Health Disparities Research . 2009 - 2011.

Depression in Primary Care: Testing a Consumer-Directed Care Model . 2003 - 2004.

Rural Analysis of randomized Controlled Trial of Primary and Consumer Directed Care for People with Chronic Illnesses Health Promotion Nurse Model for Chronic Disease Self-Management in Rural Areas . 2003 - 2004.

A Randomized Control Trial of Primary and Consumer-Directed Care for people with Chronic Illnesses . 1998 - 2003.

Publications

Miner, S; Liebel, DV; Wilde, MH; Carroll, J; Omar, S. (2017). Using a Clinical Outreach Project to Foster a Community-Engaged Research Partnership With Somali Families. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action, 11 (1), 53-59.

Lowey S, Liebel D. (2016). Factors that influence care transitions of end-stage heart failure patients to palliative home care. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, 18 (6), 572-578.

Gillespie, S., Olsan, T., Liebel, D. Cai, X., Stewart, R., Katz, P.R., &  Karuza, J. (2015). Pioneering a nursing home quality improvement learning collaborative: A case study of method and lessons learned. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamda.2015.08.014.

Miner S, Liebel D, Wilde M, Carroll J, Zicari E, Chalupa S. (2015). Meeting the Needs of Older Adult Refugee Populations with Home Health Services. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, doi: 10.1177/1043659615623327.

Liebel, DV; Friedman, B; Conwell, Y; Powers, BA. (2015). Evaluation of Geriatric Home Healthcare Depression Assessment and Care Management: Are OASIS-C Depression Requirements Enough?. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY, 23 (8), 794-806.

Friedman B, Santos EJ, Liebel DV, Russ AJ, Conwell Y. (2015). Longitudinal prevalence and correlates of elder mistreatment among older adults receiving home visiting nursing. J Elder Abuse Negl, 27 (1), 34-64.

Liebel DV, Powers BA, Hauenstein EJ.. (2015). Home health care nurse interactions with homebound geriatric patients with depression and disability . Res Gerontol Nurs, 8 (3), 130-9.

Friedman, B., Yanen, L., Liebel, D., & Powers, B.. (2014). Effects of a home visiting nurse intervention versus care as usual on individual activities of daily living: a secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trail. BMC Geriatrics http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2318/14/24, 14 (24).

Li, Y., Liebel, D.V., & Friedman, B.. (2013). An Investigation into which individual Instrumental Activities of Daily Living are Affected by a Homo Visiting Nurse Intervention. Age Ageing, 42 (1), 27-33 Doi:10.101093/ageing/afs151..

Liebel, D., Friedman, B., Watson, N., Powers, B. . (2012). Which components of a primary care affiliated home visiting program are associated with disability maintenance/improvement? . Home Healthcare Services Quarterly.

Liebel, D., Powers, B., Watson, N., Friedman, B. . (2011). Barriers and facilitators to optimize function and prevent disability worsening: A content analysis of a home visit nurse intervention . Journal of Advanced Nursing , 68 (1), 80-93: doi: 10.111/j.1365-2648.2011.05717.x.

Meng, H., Liebel, D. Wamsley, B.. (2011). Health Promotion intervention, Body Mass Index, and health care expenditures among Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities . Journal of Aging and Health , 23 (4), 743-763.

Meng, H., Liebel, D. Wamsley, B. R.. (2011). Body Mass Index and the impact of a health promotion intervention on health services use and expenditures. Journal of Aging and Health, 23 (4), 743-763.

Meng, H.; Wamsley, B., Friedman, B., Liebel, D., Eggert, D.. (2009). Personal Assistance (PA) ue and expenditures among high-risk Medicare beneficiaries. Home Health Care Services Quarterly , 28 (4), 113-129.

Friedman, B., Wamsley, B., Liebel, D., Saad, Z., Eggert, G. . (2009). Patient satisfaction, empowerment, and health and disability status effects of a disease management-health promotion nurse intervention among Medicare beneficiaries with disabilities . The Gerontologist , 49, 778-792.

Liebel, D., Friedman, B., Watson, N., Powers, B. . (2009). Nursing home visiting interventions for community dwelling older persons with existing disability . Medical Care Research and Review , 66 (2), 119-146.

Meng, H., Wamsley, B., Friedman, B., Liebel, D., Dixon, D., Gao, S., et al. . (2009). Impact of body mass index on the effectiveness of a disease management-health promotion intervention on disability status. . American Journal of Health Promotion, 24 (3), 214-222.

Liebel, D. & Watson, N. . (2009). Consolidating medication passes: It can lead to more time with patients . American Journal of Nursing , 105 (12), 63-64.

Meng, H., Wamsley, B., Liebel, D., Dixon, D., Eggert, G., Van Nostrand, J. . (2009). Urban-Rural differences in the effect of a Medicare health promotion and disease self-management program on physical function and healthcare expenditures . The Gerontologist, 49 (3), 407-417.

Presentations

The Meliora traineeship: Preparing adult gerontological nurse practitioners for interprofessional team work and leadership in quality improvement.
Annual Meeting, American Geriatrics Society

The medical director/role with a facility ID in developing a quality assurance and performance improvement program.
Annual Meeting, American Geriatrics Society

The Supported Living Research Network (SLRN): A Community/ Academic Partnership for Assessing and Meeting the Needs of Older Adults .
The Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting on Optimal Aging Through Research

Effect of an HVN Intervention of Individual ADLs .
Academy of Health

Structure and Process Components Associated with Disability Maintenance/Improvement of a Primary Care Affiliated Home Visiting Nurse Intervention.
66 th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Gerontological Society of America

Impact of Disease Management-Health Promotion on Total Healthcare Expenditures .
Academy of Health

Further Analyses of a Process Evaluation of a Nurse Home Visiting Intervention .
The Honor Society of Nursing: Sigma Theta Tau International

Weathering the Storm: Nurse Home Visiting to Older Adults with Existing Disability .
State Society of Aging

Weathering the Storm: Qualitative analysis of nurse home visiting to older adults with existing disability .
The American Geriatric Society

Patient satisfaction, Empowerment, and Health and Disability Status Effects of a Disease Management-Health Promotion Nurse Intervention among Medicare Beneficiaries with Disabilities .
Academy of Health

Results of a Process Evaluation of Nurse Home Visiting that Postponed Disability Worsening in Older Adults .
American Geriatric Society

Weathering the Storm: Qualitative analysis of nurse home visiting to older adults with existing disability .
Gerontological Society of America

Results of a Process Evaluation of a Nurse Home Visiting Intervention that Postponed Disability Worsening in Order Adults.
, American Public Health Association (Gerontological Health Section)

Results of a Process Evaluation in Rural Elders Participating in a Nurse Home Visiting Program .
American Public Health Association (Gerontological Health Section)

Process Evaluation of a Nurse Home Visiting Intervention that Postponed Disability Worsening in Order Adults .
American Public Health Association (Gerontological Health Section)

Chronic Disease- The Big Picture and Innovative Strategies for Patients .
University of Rochester Symposium/Seminar , Department of Community and Preventative Medicine

Outcomes of Functionally Impaired Older Adults (best practices and tools) .
Presentation to the NY State Office of the Aging Directors , Finger Lakes Geriatric Center

Case Studies of Functionally Impaired Older Adults with High Medicare Utilization .
American Public Health Association (Gerontology Health Section)

Comprehensive Senior Assessment Using Problem Knowledge Coupler Technology in a Nursing Intervention .
Comprehensive Senior Assessment Using Problem Knowledge Coupler Technology in a Nursing Intervention , Monroe Country Hospital

Geriatrics and Managed Care .
Rural Initiatives/ innovations in Comprehensive Senior Assessment and Treatment Plans, Fingerlakes Geriatric Education Center & Community for Long Term Care

Coping with the Long QT Syndrome .
SUNY Brockport

Awards

Jill Thayer Dissertation Award.
University of Rochester , 2006

Scholars Day Masters Thesis Award.
SUNY Brockport , 1998

Memberships

Gerontological Society of America

Sigma Theta Tau, Xi Chapter (Nursing Honor Society) , Board Member

The American Geriatrics Society

American Public Health Association

American Nurses Association

National Gerontologic Nurses Association

Community Service

Supported Living Research Network (SLRN), Co-Director,