Lenore ResickProfessor Emerita
School of Nursing
Education:PhD, Philosophy, Duquesne University, 2006
PMC, Transcultural/International Nursing, Duquesne University, 2001
MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, Primary Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, 1988
BSN, Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, 1978
Diploma, Nursing, Presbyterian-University Hospital School of Nursing, 1969
Dr. Lenore K. Resick, Professor Emerita School of Nursing, received her Diploma from Presbyterian University Hospital School of Nursing, her bachelors and masters degrees in nursing from the University of Pittsburgh, and her post masters certificate in Transcultural Nursing and Doctor of Philosophy Degree from Duquesne University. Dr Resick continues to maintain an active clinical practice as a family nurse practitioner.
In 1994, Dr. Resick joined the School of Nursing faculty, as the first clinically practicing, nationally board certified FNP faculty member. Her clinical expertise led the development and implementation of the clinical courses in the first Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Program at Duquesne University. When the FNP program moved into an online format, Dr Resick took the lead and developed and implemented the first online clinical courses in the FNP Program at Duquesne University. During her tenure at Duquesne, Dr Resick was appointed the Noble J. Dick Endowed Chair in Community Outreach and served as the Director of the FNP Program and the Executive Director of the Community-Based Health and Wellness Center for Older Adults (Health and Wellness Center). Dr Resick established the RN+WIN (Retired Nurses Working in Neighborhoods) Program which received the Jefferson Public Service Team Award for volunteerism.
Dr. Resick has published and presented on topics related to the community-based wellness model. Her research interests include phenomenology, environmental health, health and wellness, and the meaning of health among vulnerable populations, including African American older adults, Appalachian women, Russian speaking immigrants and Iraqi refugees.
Dr Resick is a Fellow of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American Academy of Nursing. She received the Outstanding Service to NONPF (National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty) Award and the Distinguished Nurse Award by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association (PSNA). Due to her significant contributions to nurse practitioner education, she received the Cameos of Caring Educator Award and was named one of 15 Top Family Nurse Practitioner Nursing Professors according to NursePractionerSchools.com
Research Grants - Last 5 Years
Co-Investigator: "Wise Choices: Nutrition and Physical Activity for Older Adults," Aetna Foundation. PI: Turk. Co I: M, Kalarchian, M. & Resick, L. $35,000.Funding Period: 2014-2015.
Co-Investigator: "The Impact of the Marcellus Shale Gas Extraction Industry on Individual Health and Community Well-being in Rural Pennsylvania. "Faculty Development Grant, Duquesne University. PI: Irwin, M., & Resick, L. Grant Award: $10,000. Funding Period: 2013- 2014.
Co-Investigator: "The Impact of the Marcellus Shale Gas Extraction Industry on Individual Health and Community Well-being in Rural Pennsylvania." Dean's Grant Writing Award, College of Liberal Arts, Duquesne University. PI: Irwin, M., & Resick, L. Grant Award: $1,500. Funding Period: 2013- 2014.
Program Grants - Last 5 Years
Principal Investigator: "Collaborative Nurse-Managed Wellness Center Project." University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health Plan, Inc. PI: Resick, L. Grant Award: $15,785. Funding Period: 2011- 2014.
Referred Presentations - Last 5 years
Resick, L. (2016). Environmental Impact on Health: Emerging Health Issues Related to Unconventional Oil & Gas Development. American Association of Nurse Practitioners' 2016 National Conference, San Antonio, Texas, June 25, 2016.
Resick, L. (2015). " The Nurse-Led Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project Health and Wellness Team: Lessons Learned Working as a Nurse Practitioner in the Gas Fields," L. Resick, National Nursing Centers Consortium, Sustaining Nurse-Managed Health Centers: The Future of Nurse-Led Care Conference, Pre-conference workshop, November 11th, 2015, Philadelphia. Pennsylvania, Podium, Peer-Reviewed.
Resick, L. (2015). "Public Health Nursing-Environmental Health: Lessons Learned Regarding Emerging Health Issues Related to Unconventional Natural Gas Development," American Public Health Association, Health in all Policies 143rd Annual Meeting & Expo, Chicago, Illinois, November 3rd, 2015, Podium, Peer-Reviewed.
Huffling, K., & Resick, L. (2015). "Unconventional Gas and Oil Drilling (Fracking) and Health," American College of Nurse-Midwives, 60th Annual Meeting & Exhibition, National Harbor, MD, June 28th, 2015. [table talk discussion, presented twice]
Irwin, M., & Resick, L. (2015). "Community Disruption and Health in the Gas Fields: Hidden Dimensions of Social Disorganization in the Lives of People," Society for Applied Anthropology, 75th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. March, 25, 2015. [podium presentation].
Greiner, L., Brown, D., Resick, L., & Glaser, D. (2014). "Self-Reported Health, Function and Sense of Control in a Community Sample of Adults: A Preliminary Report from the Gas Fields," 142nd American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition, New Orleans, November, 15-19, 2014. [poster presentation].
Greiner, L., & Resick, L. (2014). The Fifth Annual Rita M. McGinley Symposium, Exploring Social Justice for Vulnerable Population: The Face of the Person with Mental Illness, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, October 23rd, 2014. [podium presentation].
Bischof, J., Lucas, D., & Resick, L. (2014). "Life Thoughts and Perceptions of Working Poor Women at a Free Health Care Clinic," Transforming Health Care: Facilitating Patient Experiences and Satisfaction, Society for Modeling and Role Modeling Nursing Theory, Erlanger, Kentucky, September 20, 2014.[podium presentation].
Greiner, L., & Resick, L. (2014). "Perceived Health in the Gas Fields: Implications for Practice with Evidence from Two Independent Studies," International Council of Nursing, Helsinki, Finland, August 20, 2014. [poster presentation].
Resick. L., & Knestrick, J. (2013). "Health and Natural Gas Drilling What Every NP Needs to Know," Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners, 11th Annual Conference, Lancaster, PA. November 7-8, 2013. [podium presentation].
Resick, L., & Knestrick, J. (2013). "Health and Natural Gas Drilling What Every Nurse Needs to Know." Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, Fall Summit, Malvern, PA. October 18, 2013. [poster presentation].
Resick, L. K., & Knestrick, J. (2013). Health and Natural Gas Drilling What Every NP Needs to Know. American Association of Nurse Practitioners 28th Annual Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada. [poster presentation].
Lucas, D., Bischof, J., Kronk, R., Leonardo, M., Richardson, L., Resick. L., & Donley,
R. (2013). Infuse It! Research, Genetics, Mental Health, Social Justice, National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty Conference, Pittsburgh, PA [podium presentation].
Guimond, M., & Resick, L. (2013). Dusonburgh. National Organization of Nurse
Practitioner Faculty Conference, Pittsburgh, PA [poster presentation].
Resick, L., & Leonardo, M. (2013). Two Travelers on the Omaha System Journey for Education & Research. The Omaha System International Conference, Eagan, MN [podium presentation].
Refereed Publications - Last 5 years
Kronk R., Weideman Y., Cunningham L.,& Resick, L.(2015). Capturing Student Transformation From a Global Service-Learning Experience: The Efficacy of Photo-Elicitation as a Qualitative Research Method. J Nurs Educ. 54(9 Suppl) S99-S102. doi: 10.3928/01484834-20150814-18
Leffers, J. M., Smith, C. M., McDermott-Levy, R., Resick, L. K., Hanson, M. J., Jordan, L. C., Jackman-Murphy, K. P., Sattler, B., & Huffling, K. Developing Curricular Recommendations for Environmental Health Nursing, Nurse Educator, 00(0), 2015, pp. 00-00. DOI:10.1097/NNE.0000000000000133. (www.nurseeducatoronline.com)
Salman, K. F., Resick, L. R. (2014). The description of health among Iraqi refugee women in the United States. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. DOI 10.1007/s10903-014-0035-6. (Published online: 17 May 2014)
Resick, L. K., Knestrick, J. M, Counts, M., & Pizzuto, L. K (2013). The meaning of
health among mid-Appalachian women within the context of the environment. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 3(3)290-296. DOI 10.1007/s13412-013-0119-y.
Kiel, J., & Resick, L. K. (2013). Developing a virtual nurses' station for
community-based nurses. Journal of Community Health Nursing, 30(1), 42-8.
Book Chapters/Sections in Books/Monographs
Resick, L. K. (2016). Gender, protest, and the health impacts of unconventional natural gas development. In Y. Beebeejaum (Ed.). The Participatory City (pp. 167-175). Berlin: Jovis Verlag GmgH.
Lockhart, J.S., & Resick, L.K. Anatomy and physiology (2016). In R. Scarpa and M. Hickey (Eds.). Head and neck cancer 2nd ed. (pp. 5-16). Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.
Resick, L. K., Miller, M. E., & Leonardo, M. E. (2015). Overview of Nurse-Managed Wellness Centers and Wellness Programs Integrated Into Nurse-Managed Primary Care Clinics. In T. Hansen-Turton, S. Sherman, & E. S. King (Eds.). Nurse-Led Health Clinics: Operations, Policy, & Opportunities (pp. 179 -204). New York: Springer Publishing Co.
Lockhart, J.S., & Resick, L. K. (2015). The value of dialogue when planning and conducting phenomenological research: Reflections of a dissertation chair and doctoral student. In M. de Chesnay (Ed.) Nursing Research Using Phenomenology: Qualitative Designs and Methods in Nursing (pp. 131-144). New York: Springer Publishing Company.
King, E., & Resick, L. K, (2009). What is a nurse-managed wellness center? In T. Hansen-Turton, M. E. T. Miller, & P. A. Greiner (Eds.) Nurse-Managed Wellness Centers: Developing and Maintaining Your Center (pp. 7-11). New York: Springer.
Resick, L. K., & Leonardo, M. E. (2009). Application of the Boyer Model of scholarship in nurse-managed wellness centers. In T. Hansen-Turton, M. E. T. Miller, & P. A. Greiner (Eds) Nurse-Managed Wellness Centers: Developing and Maintaining Your Center (pp. 13-18). New York: Springer.
Leonardo, M. E., Resick, L. K., Torrisi, D., Hansen-Turton, T., & Dienhardt, A. (2009). Planning a wellness center. In T. Hansen-Turton, M. E. T. Miller, & P. A. Greiner (Eds.) Nurse-Managed Wellness Centers: Developing and Maintaining Your Center (pp. 29-38). New York: Springer.
Resick, L. K., Hayes, E., Leonardo, M. E., & Plowfield, L. (2009). Documenting Outcomes. In T. Hansen-Turton, M. E. T. Miller, & P. A. Greiner (Eds.) Nurse-Managed Wellness Centers: Developing and Maintaining Your Center (pp. 113-118). New York: Springer.
Resick, L. (2011). Collateral Damage: A Chronical of Live Devastated by Gas and Oil Development..by Tara Meixsell, 2010. Reading Green Book Reviews. Nurses for a Green Keystone, 3(3), p. 4. Retrieved from www.panurses.org.
2014 Inducted into the Fellows of American Academy of Nursing (FAAN).
2014 Named one of 15 Top Family Nurse Practitioner Nursing Professors
2013 The Retired Nurses Working in Neighborhood Program -Received Team Jefferson Award
2011 Outstanding Service to NONPF [National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty] Award
2010 Appointed DU The Noble J. Dick Endowed Chair in Community Outreach
2009 Cameos of Caring Educator Award
2009 Inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP)
2007 Distinguished Nurse Award, Pennsylvania State Nurses Association Award
2007 Richard A. Caliguiri Community Action Award, District #6 Pennsylvania State Nurses Association.
2006 Eugene P. Beard Award for Leadership in Ethics, Duquesne University