Jane H Barnsteiner, PhD, FAAN
Professor Emerita of Pediatric Nursing - Clinician Educator

Contact Information
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-4217
email: barnstnr@nursing.upenn.edu

Dr. Barnsteiner received her BSN and MSN degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and her PhD from the University of Michigan. In addition to her multiple academic roles in the School, she serves as Director of Nursing for Translational Research at the University of Pennsylvania Health System and served as Director of Nursing Practice and Research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. In this latter role, she spearheaded the development of a model, structure, and system for the formal and informal dissemination of evidence-based practices.

Dr. Barnsteiner models in all her writings and actions an integrative model for practice, research, and education. She was the founding editor of The Online Journal of Knowledge Synthesis for Nursing, and sits on the editorial or manuscript review boards for a number of other nationally known journals. Other national contributions include serving on the American Academy of Nursing Expert Panel on Children and Families and the Fellow Selection Committee. She has an ongoing and active role in the National Initiative for Child Health Quality (NICHQ) serving as a member of both their Strategy and Policy Advisory Council and their Health Disparity Advisory Task Force.

Dr. Barnsteiner is a national mentor, a resource and a consultant for individuals and organizations on the implementation of research utilization strategies. She is invited regionally and nationally to inspire utilization of evidence-based practices.


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