Faculty Detail

Hannelore Yoos, PhD, RN, CPNP

Professor Emeritus of Nursing
Hannelore Yoos

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
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Education

Ph.D., 1991. University of Rochester, Graduate School, Rochester, NY, US

M.S., 1979. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

B.A., 1974. S.U.N.Y. Geneseo, Geneseo, NY, US

R.N., 1963. Wesley Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, Chicago, IL, US

Experience

Faculty Appointments: 5/2005 - Current. Professor of Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing (pediatrics). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1/2001 - Current. Professor of Pediatrics. University of Rochester School of Medicine. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 6/2000 - 2005. Associate Professor of Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1995 - 2000. Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing - Senior Advanced Practice Nurse. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1994 - 1995. Senior Advanced Practice Nurse. University of Rochester Medical Center (Assistant professor Clinical Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1991 - 1993. Advanced Practice Nurse. University of Rochester Medical Center (Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1985 - 1991. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/ Senior Associate. University of Rochester. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1983 - 1985. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/ Assistant Professor. University of Rochester. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1978 - 1979. Teaching Assistant/ Pediatric Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1979 - 1983. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/ Instructor. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Primary Care Nursing Graduate Program). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1975 - 1979. Staff Nurse. University of Rochester Medical Center (Department of Pediatrics). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1969 - 1975. Staff Nurse. SUNY Geneseo (College Health Center). Geneseo, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1964 - 1965. Staff Nurse. Denison University (College Health Center). Granville, OH, US.

Professional Experience: 1963 - 1964. Staff Nurse. Newark Hospital. Newark, OH, US.

Licensure

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (Professional Board Certification)

Pediatrics (Professional Board Certification)

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (Professional Board Certification)

Research

School-Based Asthma Therapy: Stage 2 Effectiveness Study. 2005 - 2009. NHLBI.

Parental Illness Representations and Asthma Management. 2003 - 2007. NINR.

Socialization Strategy, Temperament, and Childhood Injuries. 2001 - 2004. CDC.

Asthma program. 2000 - 2002. Halcyon Hill Foundation.

Barriers to Anti-Inflammatory Use in Childhood Asthma. 2000 - 2001. AHCPR.

Long-term Impact of Home Visitation on Childhood Injuries. 1999 - 2001. NICHD.

Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Asthma. 1997 - 2000. NINR.

Symptom Perception In Childhood Asthma. 1998 - 2000. NINR.

Competing Supplement to NINR for Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Asthma. 1998 - 2000. NINR.

Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Illness - What Helps?. 1997 - 1999. URMC Interim Funding.

Childhood Injuries. Part of Young Mothers Study. 1996 - 1998. ABT Assoc. Inc..

Impact of Peak Flow Monitoring on Asthma Management in Children. 12/1994 - 1994. Fisons Corporation.

CHAMP (The Rochester Comprehensive Health and Asthma Management Program). 1994 - 1994. submitted to the NYS Department of Health.

Factors Affecting Symptom Perception in Childhood Asthma. 1993 - 1993. Fisons Corporation.

Factors Affecting Symptom Perception in Childhood Asthma. Pilot Study for Tool Development. 1993 - 1993. BRSG funding.

Knowledge representation of a chronic illness: A study of Kinds of Expertise. 1991 - 1991. Alumni Seed Fund.

Cultural Competence of a Nurse Home Visitation Program. 1991 - 1991. Smith-Richardson Foundation.

Barriers to Influenza Vaccination in Children with Asthma. 1990 - 1990.

Expert-Novice Knowledge Representations of a Chronic Illness. Pilot Study and Second-year project. 1990 - 1990.

Factors influencing Maternal Compliance with Antibiotic Regiments. 1979 - 1979.

Publications

Halterman, J.S., Kitzman, H., McMullen, A., Lynch, K., Fagnano, M., Conn, K.M., Yoos, H.L.. (n.d.). Quantifying Preventive Asthma Care Delivered at Office Visits: The Preventive Asthma Care - Composite Index. Journal of Asthma.

Halterman, J.S., Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., Sidora-Arcoleao, K., McMullen, A.. (n.d.). symptom Reporting in childhood asthma: A comparison of assessment methods. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 91, 766-770.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., Halterman, J.S., Henderson, C., Sidora-Arcoleo, K., McMullen, A.. (n.d.). Treatment regimens and health care utilization in children with persistent asthma symptoms. Journal of Asthma, 43, 385-391.

Larson, J.L., Ahijevych, K., Gift, A., Hoffman, L., Janson, S., Lanuza, D., Leidy, N., Meek, P., Roberts, J., Weaver, T., Yoos, L. . (n.d.). American Thoracic Society Statement on the Research Priorities in Respiratory Nursing. Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 174, 471-478.

Sidora-Arcoleo, K., Yoos, H.L., McMullen, A., Kitzman, H. . (2007). Complementary and alternative medicine use in children with asthma. Journal of Asthma, 44 (3), 169-175.

Halterman, J.S. Auinger, P., Conn, K.M., Lynch, K., Yoos, H.L.. (2007). Inadequate therapy and poor symptom control among children with asthma: Findings from a multi-state sample. Ambulatory Pediatrics, 7, 153-159.

Peterson-Sweeney, K., McMullen, A., Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., et al.. (2007). Impact of asthma education received from health care providers on parental illness representation in childhood asthma. Research in Nursing and Health, 30, 203-212.

McMullen, A., Yoos, H.L., Anson, E., Kitzman, H., Halterman, J.S., et al.. (2007). Asthma care of children in clinical practice: Do parents report receiving appropriate education?. Pediatric Nursing, 33, 37-44.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., Henderson, C.,, McMullen, A., et al. . (2007). The impact of the parental illness representation on disease management in childhood asthma. Nursing Research, 56, 167-174.

Szilagyi, P., Shone, L., Zwansinger, J., Dick, A., Bajorska, A., Klein, J., Yoos, L.. (2006). Improved asthma care after enrollment in the state Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) in New York. Pediatrics, 117, 486-496.

Conn, K.M., Halterman, J.S., Fisher, S.G., Yoos, H.L., Chin, N.P., Szilagyi, P.G.. (2005). Parental beliefs about medications and medication adherence among urban children with asthma. Ambulatory Pediatrics, 5, 306-311.

Halterman, J.S., McConnochie, K.M., Conn, K.M., Yoos, H.L., et al.. (2005). Can preventive asthma therapy be enhanced with school-based asthma symptom screening?. Arch Pediatric Adolescent Medicine, 159, 422-427.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., McMullen, A., Sidora, K., Anson, E.. (2005). The Language of Breathlessness: Do Families and Health Care Providers speak the same language when describing symptoms. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 19, 197-205.

Halterman, J.S., Yoos, H.L., McConnochie, K.M., Kaczerowski, J.M., Holzhauer, R.J., Szilagyi, P.G.. (2004). The impact of childhood asthma on parental quality of life. Journal of Asthma, 41, 645-653.

Halterman, J.S., Szilagyi, P.G., Yoos, H.L., Conn, K.M., et al.. (2004). Benefits of a school-based asthma treatment program in the absence of secondhand smoke exposure. Arch Pediatric Adolescent Medicine, 158, 460-467.

Peterson-Sweeney, K., McMullen, A., Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H.. (2003). Parental perceptions of their child's asthma. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 17, 118-126.

Yoos, H.L., Philipson, E.H., McMullen, A.. (2003). Asthma management across the lifespan: The child with asthma. The Nursing Clinics of North America, 38, 635-652.

Halterman, J.S., McConnochie, K.M., Conn, K.M., Yoos, H.L., Kaczerowski, J.M., Holzhauer, R.J., Allan, M., Szilagyi, P.G.. (2003). A potential pitfall in provider assessments of the quality of asthma control. Ambulatory Pediatrics, 3, 102-105.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., McMullen, A.. (2003). Barriers to anti-inflammatory use in childhood asthma. Ambulatory Pediatrics, 3, 181-190.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., McMullen, A., Sidora, K.. (2003). Symptom perception in childhood asthma: How accurate are children and their parents?. Journal of Asthma, 40, 27-39.

Halterman, J.S., Yoos, H.L., Kazcerowski, J., McConnochie, K., Szilagyi, P., Holzhauer, R., et al.. (2002). Providers underestimate symptom severity among urban children with asthma. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 156, 142-146.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., McMullen, A., Henderson, C., Sidora, K.. (2002). Symptom monitoring in childhood asthma: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Annals or Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology, 88, 283-291.

McMullen, A., Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H.. (2002). Peak flow meters in childhood asthma: Parent report of use and perceived usefulness. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 16, 67-72.

Kitzman, H., Yoos, H.L., Klijanowicz, A.; in K. Lundy & S. Janes (eds.). (2001). Children's Health. Community Health Nursing: Caring for the Public's Health, 770-791.

Halterman, J.S., Yoos, H.L., Sidora, K., Kitzman, H., McMullen, A.. (2001). Medication use and health care contacts among symptomatic children with asthma. Ambulatory Pediatrics, 1, 275-279.

Szilagyi, P., Holl, J., Rodewald, L., Yoos, L. Zwaniger, J., et al.. (2000). Evaluation of New York State's Child Health Plus: Children who have asthma. Pediatrics, 105, 719-727.

Yoos, H.L. & McMullen, A.. (1999). Symptom perception and evaluation in childhood asthma. Nursing Research, 49.

Yoos, H.L.. (1999). Case Management of Asthma in a Primary Care Setting. Ambulatory Outreach, 26-28.

Yoos, H.L. & McMullen, A.. (1999). Symptom monitoring in childhood asthma. Pediatric Annals, 28, 1-9.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., Cole, R.; in P. Dawson & D. Kessler (eds.). (1998). Family routines and the feeding process. Pediatric Undernutrition: Failure to Thrive in Young Children: A Transdisciplinary Approach, 375-385.

Kitzman, H., Cole, R., Yoos, H.L., Olds, D.. (1997). Challenges experienced by home visitors: A qualitative study of program implementation. Journal of Community Psychology, 25, 95-109.

Kitzman, H., Yoos, H.L., Cole, R., Korfmacher, J., Hanks, C.. (1997). Prenatal and early childhood home-visitation program processes: A case illustration. Journal of Community Psychology, 25 (1), 27-45.

Yoos, H.L. et al.. (1997). Standards and clinical practice guidelines as the foundation for clinical practice. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 11, 48-55.

Yoos, L. et al.. (1997). An asthma management program for urban minority children. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 11, 66-74.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., Cole, R., Olds, D.. (1997). The home and the family as the context for caregiving: A nurse home visitation program perspective. Abstract. Conference proceedings for Head Start's Third National Research Conference.

Yoos, H.L. & McMullen, A.. (1996). Illness narratives of children with asthma. Pediatric Nursing, 22, 285-290.

Yoos, H.L., Kitzman, H., Olds, D., & Overraker, I.. (1995). Child rearing beliefs in the African-American community: Implications for culturally competent care. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 10, 343-353.

Carter-Jesspo, L. & Yoos, L.. (1994). Parental thinking: Assessment and applications in nursing. Maternal-Child Nursing Journal, 22, 49-55.

Yoos, H.L.. (1994). Children's illness concepts: Old and new paradigms. Pediatric Nursing, 20, 134-140.

Szilagyi, P.G., Rodewald, L.E., Savageau, J., Yoos, L.. (1992). Improving influenza vaccination rates in children with asthma: A test of a computerized reminder system and an analysis of factors predicting vaccination compliance. Pediatrics, 6, 871-875.

Yoos, L.. (1991). Knowledge representation of a chronic illness: A study of kinds of expertise. Doctoral dissertation.

Yoos, L.. (1988). Cognitive development and the chronically ill child. Pediatric Nursing, 14 (5), 375-381.

Yoos, L.. (1987). Chronic childhood illness: Developmental issues. Pediatric Nursing, 13, 25-28.

Yoos, L.. (1987). Perspectives on adolescent parenting: Effect of adolescent egocentrism on the maternal child interaction. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 13, 193-200.

Yoos, L.. (1987). Adolescent cognitive and contraceptive behaviors. Pediatric Nursing, 13, 247-250.

Yoos, L.. (1987). Applying research in pediatric practice: Parenting the premature infant. Applied Nursing Research, 2, 30-34.

Yoos, L.. (1986). Developmental issues and the choice of feeding method of adolescent mothers: Why don't more teenage mothers breastfeed?. Nursing Mothers of Australia, 22, 4-8.

Yoos, L.. (1985). Assessment and management of the developmentally delayed infant in primary care: Challenges and controversies. Nurse Practitioner, 10, 24-36.

Yoos, L.. (1985). Developmental issues and the choice of feeding method of adolescent mothers. JOGN, 68-72.

Yoos, L.. (1984). Factors influencing maternal compliance to antibiotic regimes. Pediatric Nursing, 10 (2), 141-147.

Yoos, L.. (1984). FTT: Taking another look at Failure to Thrive. MCN, 9 (1), 32-36.

Yoos, L.. (1981). Physical assessment: A developmental approach. MCN, 6 (3), 168-170.

Yoos, L.. (1981). Compliance: Philosophical and ethical considerations. Nurse Practitioner, 6 (5), 27-30.

Presentations

Parental Illness Representation in Childhood Asthma.
International meeting, American Thoracic Society

Parental Report of Asthma Education Received from Health Care Providers.
International meeting, American Thoracic Society

Pathways to an inadequate medication regimen in childhood asthma.
meeting, American Thoracic Society International

Communication Breakdown: Do Parents and Health Care Providers Speak the Same Language?.
International meeting, American Thoracic Society

Ethnic and Sociodemographic Differences in CAM Use among children with Asthma.
International meeting, American Thoracic Society

Parental Disclosure of CAM Use in Children with Asthma.
International Meeting, American Thoracic Society

Predictors of Alternative and Complementary Health Use among children with asthma and relationship to anti-inflammatory medication regimen.
APHA

Asthma Update.
12th annual, Pediatric Nursing Care Conference

Overcoming Barriers to Disease Management in Childhood Asthma.
10th Annual Asthma Update, Mary Parks Asthma Center

Advancing the Science of Symptom Monitoring and Management in Childhood Asthma.
American Thoracic Society

Pediatric Pulmonary Care.
International meeting, American Thoracic Society

Improvement in Asthma Care After Enrollment in SCHIP.
HSR Academy Meetings

Quality of Life among Parents of Young Urban Children with Mild Persistent to Severe Asthma.
2003 National meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies

A Research Program in Childhood Asthma.
Research conference, Friends of the National Institute

Improved Outcomes for Urban Children with Asthma: A School-based Randomized Trial.
2003 National meetings, Pediatric Academic Societies

Researching the World of Children and Families.
Conference, Eastern Nursing Research Society

A Research Program in Childhood Asthma.
2003 NightinGala, Friends of NINR

Published predicted peak flow rates are not accurate estimated of rates determined using personal best methods.
2003 Annual meeting, American Thoracic Society

Barriers to Anti-inflammatory Medication Use in Childhood Asthma.
National Conference on Asthma

Strategies for Retaining and Recruiting Diverse Families in Research.
15th Annual Scientific Sessions, ENRS

Conducting Interventions in the Home and in the School.
Research Intensive Workshop, University of Rochester School of Nursing

Year 1 Results from a school-based randomized controlled trial for urban children with asthma.
2002 Annual meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies

Using Clinical Practice Guidelines to Improve Outcomes in Childhood Asthma.
Evidence-based Practice conference

Symptom Perceptual Accuracy in Childhood Asthma: Who is at risk for inaccuracy.
Annual meeting, American Thoracic Society

Illness Narratives from Parents of Children with Asthma.
Annual meeting, American Thoracic Society

Providers Underestimate Symptom Severity among Urban Children with Asthma.
Annual meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies

Medication Use and Health Care Contacts among Symptomatic Children with Asthma.
Annual meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies

A Disease Management Program in Childhood Asthma.
NAPNAP

Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Asthma.
2000 conference, American Thoracic Society International Conference

Special Considerations in Implementing an Asthma Disease Management Program in Pediatrics.
2000 conference, American Thoracic Society International Conference

Factors Affecting Morbidity in Childhood Asthma.
2000 Annual Conference, NAPNAP

Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Asthma.
Better Health through Nursing Research, State of the Science Congress

Factors Affecting Morbidity in Childhood Asthma.
American Thoracic Society International Conference

New Perspectives in the Management of Chronic Asthma.
Sixth Annual, Pediatric Conference

Asthma Update.
regional conference, NAPNAP

Evaluating Asthma Severity.
Asthma Research Group, University of Rochester Medical Center

Ethnic Differences in Child and Family Perceptions of the Impact of Asthma on their Lives.
American Thoracic Society International Conference

Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Asthma.
American Thoracic Society International Conference

A discussion of issues confronted in randomized trials of interventions carried out in the home.
Eastern Nursing Research Society

A Snapshot of Childhood Asthma.
Asthma Research Group, University of Rochester Medical Center

Ninth Annual Scientific Session of the Eastern Nursing Research Society - Impact of Nurse Home Intervention on Childhood Injuries.
Ninth Annual Scientific Session of the Eastern Nursing Research Society,

Using Clinical Practice Guidelines to Evaluate the Quality of Care.
Research Brown Bag, University of Rochester

Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Asthma.
Pediatric Outcomes Research Group, University of Rochester Medical Center

An Asthma Management Program for Urban Minority Children.
11th Annual national conference, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Design and Implementation of an Asthma Management Program for a Population of Urban Poor Children.
NAPNAP

Symptom Monitoring in Childhood Asthma.
General Pediatrics Research Group, University of Rochester Medical Center

A Program of Research in Asthma.
Research Exchange, University of Rochester School of Nursing

Culturally Competent Pediatric Care. Complexities and Challenges.
Strong Children's Medical Center

Practice-Based Research: Symptom Perception and Evaluation in Childhood Asthma.
16th annual conference, NAPNAP

Research in Childhood Asthma.
NAPNAP, at University of Southern Maine

Symptom Perception in Childhood Asthma.
Fisons Corporation, Research Department

Symptom Perception in Childhood Asthma.
national conference, American Academy of Nurse Practitioner

Practice-Based Research: Research-Based Practice.
Research Day, University of Rochester Medical Center/SON

Implications of Research for Cultural Competence. Toward Research-Based Clinical Practice.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Two Worlds of Asthma.
Pediatric Nursing Conference, University of Rochester Medical Center

The Role of Research in Clinical Practice.
Advanced Practice Nurses, University of Rochester Medical Center

Providing Pediatric Primary Care within the African-American community: Cultural Issues in Parenting.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Helping the Failure to Thrive Infant and Family.
to two-hundred case workers, Department of Social Services

Children's Concepts of Health and Illness - Impact on the Chronically Ill Child.
Pediatric Update Session

Ross Roundtable.
Well Child Care

Factors Influencing Maternal Compliance to Antibiotic Regimens.
Research Conference, Sigma Theta Tau

Awards

Ellen Rudy Clore Excellence in Writing.
Journal of Pediatric Health care, 2005

Excellence in Nursing Research.
Association of Faculties of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, 2004

Distinguished Contributions to Research Award.
ENRS, 2003

Ellen Rudy Clore Excellence in Writing.
Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 2002

Shannon Award.
NIH/ NINR, 2002

Excellence in Research Award.
Sigma Theta Tau, 2000

Utilization Award - Asthma Task Force.
Sigma Theta Tau (University of Rochester), 1997

Faculty Award for Promising New Investigator.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 1995

NYS Award for Excellence.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 1991

Faculty Award for Scholarly Practitioner.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 1989

(for writing).
Academy of Medicine Award, 1989

(for writing).
Academy of Medicine Award, 1985

member.
Sigma Theta Tau, 1979

National Honor Society in Psychology.
Psi Chi, 1974

Memberships

Association of Faculties of Pediatric NPs, member

Genesee Valley Nurses' Association, participant

Eastern Nursing Research Society, member

Ambulatory Pediatric Association, elected member

NAPNAP, member

Sigma Theta Tau, member

Community Service

Strong Memorial Hospital

Steering Committee

Strong Memorial Hospital, Chair

NAPNAP

Steering Committee for National Environment Education & Training Foundation's Pediatric Asthma Initiative

Magnet Hospital

Strong Memorial Hospital

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, member

American Thoracic Society, Nursing Assembly Task

Strong Memorial Hospital

CDC Growth Chart Training Advisory Committee, committee member

CDC Growth Chart Training Advisory Committee, committee member

Strong Memorial Hospital

Strong Memorial Hospital, Case Management Team

Strong Memorial Hospital, Chair

Strong Memorial Hospital

Strong Memorial Hospital

Strong Memorial Hospital