Faculty Detail

Maria LaFaro, DNP, MS, ANP-BC

Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
Maria LaFaro

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
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Education

Doctor of Nursing Practice, 2012. Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA, US

Master of Science, 2003. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

Bachelor of Science, 2001. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

Associate of Science, 1993. State University of New York at Alfred, Alfred , NY, US

Experience

Faculty Appointments: 5/2007 - Current. Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Adult Primary Care, Evidence-Based Practice). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/2003 - 5/2007. Instructor of Clinical Nursing - Adjunct. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Clinical Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 12/2005 - Current. Nurse Practitioner. University of Rochester (Adult Emergency Dept). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2/2005 - 12/2005. Nurse Practitioner. University of Rochester (Adult Primary Care). Rochester, NY.

Professional Experience: 6/2003 - 1/2005. Nurse Practitioner. Drs. Diego Cahn-Hidalgo & Catherine Tan (Adult Primary Care). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1993 - 6/2003. Registered Nurse/Nurse Leader. University of Rochester (Adult Medicine/Critical Care). Rochester, NY.

Licensure

Adult Nurse Practitioner (Professional Board Certification)

Publications

Michaud, I., Pietropaoli, A. P. , Trawick, D. R., LaFaro, M., Kaufman, D.C., Hamden, A., & Apostolakos, M. J. . (2003). Early fluid resuscitation and outcome in severe sepsis and septic shock. American Journal of Respiratory Critical Care Medicine, 167 (7), A551.

Pietropaoli, A. P., LaFaro, M. C., Hamden, A., Trawick, D., Kaufman, D., & Apostolakos, M. . (2001). Does aggressiveness of fluid resuscitation alter outcome in septic shock?. Critical Care Medicine, 28 (12), supplement.

Pietropaoli, A. P., Trawick, D. R., LaFaro, M. C., & Apostolakos, M. J. . (2000). Housestaff attitudes regarding prognosis of critically ill medical patients. Critical Care Medicine, 27 (12), A81.

Apostolakos, M. J., Salipante, D. R., LaFaro, M. C., & Trawick, D. R. . (1999). Effects of a respiratory step-down unit on chronically ventilator dependent patientsí length of time on mechanical ventilation, in the ICU, in the hospital and on mortality in a tertiary care university medical center. Critical Care Medicine , 27 (1), A154.

Awards

The Sara and Earnest Taylor Award for Clinical and Theoretical Excellence.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2003

Best Project IMPACT Presentation.
Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2001

Memberships

Sigma Theta Tau- Epsilon Xi Chapter, Member and Board Member