Director of Nursing Practice at Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System

Dr. Aditi Rao is currently working as the Director of Nursing Practice at Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System. She also serves as the Magnet Program Director at Penn Medicine and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Pennsylvania. In the past, Dr. Rao has also served as Adjunct Faculty at Thomas Jefferson University School of Nursing. Rao, as a nurse scientist, has a strong focus on research. Her dissertation examined the influence of network characteristics and support structures on turnover intention among nursing home directors of nursing. Her other research areas include workforce development and the care of older adults.