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Diane Orr Chlebowy, PhD, RN

Diane Orr Chlebowy, PhD, RN

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Recent Grant Activity:

Carrico, R., McKinney, W., Kelley, R., Sullivan, D., Jackson, B., Hern, M. & Chlebowy, D.O. (Co-I). Countermeasures staffing: Integrating student nurses into community response. A collaborative project with the University of Louisville, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlebowy, D.O. Gender differences in diabetes self-management among urban Hispanic Latino American adults: A pilot study. Intramural Research Incentive Grant, Undergraduate Research Grant, University of Louisville

Kiehl, E., Berger, J, Chlebowy, D.O. (Co-I), & Legleiter, J. Asthma Research Kosair (ARK), Helping Kentucky’s children breathe easier: using motivational interviewing techniques to improve childhood asthma. Metro Louisville Department of Health and Wellness, Passport Health, Kosair Children's Hospital, Kosair Children’s Hospital Foundation, Genentech, Novartis

Rodeffer, C., & Chlebowy, D.O. (faculty mentor), The impact of culture on diabetes self-management among African American adults, Undergraduate Research Scholar Grant, University of Louisville

Holmes, S., Wo, J., Chlebowy, D.O. (Co-I), & Myers. J. Characteristics of patients with diabetic gastroparesis. Multidisciplinary Intramural Research Incentive Grant, University of Louisville

Chlebowy, D.O. Motivational interviewing and diabetes management in African American adults: Secondary analyses and qualitative data analysis, Intramural Research Incentive Grant, Undergraduate Research Grant, University of Louisville

Jones, N. & Chlebowy, D.O. (faculty mentor), The effects of motivational interviewing on type 2 diabetes management in African American adults: A pilot study, Undergraduate Research Scholar Grant, University of Louisville

Chlebowy, D.O. (PI), El-Mallakh, P., Cloud, R., Myers, J., Kubiak, N., Wall, M.P., & Burns, V. The effects of motivational interviewing on type 2 diabetes management in African American adults: A pilot study, Passport Health Plan’s Improved Health Outcomes Program

Byers, D., Manley, D., Garth, K., & Chlebowy, D.O. (Co-I). Facilitators and barriers to self-management of type 2 diabetes among rural African American adults, Murray State HSCS

Recent Publications:

Chlebowy, D.O., Pratt, N., & Kubiak, N. (2013). Gender-specific diabetes management for Hispanic Latino adults: Practice implications for the health care provider. Journal of Kentucky Medical Association, 111(2), 40-45.

Chlebowy, D.O., Hood, S., & LaJoie, A. S. (2013). Gender differences in diabetes self-management among African American adults. Western Journal of Nursing Research, January 23, 2013, doi: 10.1177/0193945912473370.

El-Mallakh, P., Chlebowy, D.O., Wall, M.P., Myers, J., & Cloud, R. (2012). Promoting interventionist fidelity to motivational interviewing in a diabetes self-care intervention for African American adults. Research in Nursing and Health

Chlebowy, D.O., Kubiak, N., Myers, J., & Capps, J. (2012). Impact of insurance status on diabetes markers in African American adults with type 2 diabetes. Journal of Kentucky Medical Association,110, 309-313.

Chlebowy, D.O., Hood, S., & LaJoie, A. S. (2010). Facilitators and barriers to self-management of type 2 diabetes among urban African American adults: Focus group findings. The Diabetes Educator Online First, Retrieved November 23, 2010 from sagepub.com/content/early/2010/10/23/0145821710385579.

Chlebowy, D.O., Myers, J., Mendes, A.N. (2010). Socio-demographic variables and self-efficacy in Caucasian and African American adults with type 2 diabetes. SOJNR, 10(4), Retrieved December 30, 2010 from snrs.org/publications/SOJNR_articles2/.

 

Recent Presentations:

National/International Meetings

Rankin, A.N., Blood-Siegfried, J., Chlebowy, D.O., & Vorderstrasse, A. (2012). Implementation of Childhood Obesity Identification and Prevention Strategies in Primary Care. National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference, San Antonio, Texas.

McCullough, P.M., Speck, B.J., Winslow, D.H., Mainous, R.O., Chlebowy, D.O., & Myers, J. (2012). Sleep/Wake Activity and Energy Expenditure in Overweight and Obese Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients: A Pre- and Post-CPAP Comparison. Sleep 2012 Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, Boston, Massachusetts.

Chlebowy, D.O., Jackson, B., Hern, M., Kiehl, E., & Carrico, R. (2011). Emergency Countermeasures Staffing: Integrating Student Nurses into Community Response. A Collaborative Project with the University of Louisville, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the AACN. American Association of Colleges of Nursing Baccalaureate Annual Conference, St. Louis, Missouri.

Chlebowy, D.O., Myers, J., Kubiak, N., El-Mallakh, P., Wall, M.P., Cloud. R., Graves, W. (2011). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Diabetes Self-Management in African American Adults: Preliminary Findings. NINR 25th Anniversary Symposium, Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Chlebowy, D.O., Hood, S., & LaJoie, A.S. (2011). Gender Differences to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes Among Urban African American Adults. National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Nursing Research, Bethesda, MD.

Chlebowy, D.O., Velasquez, C. (2011). Innovative and Cost-Effective Development and Implementation of a Nurse Residency Program: A Collaborative Effort of the University of Louisville School of Nursing and University of Louisville Hospital. American Association of Colleges of Nursing Annual Conference, St. Louis, Missouri.

Chlebowy, D.O., Jackson, B. (2011). Emergency Countermeasures Staffing: Integrating Student Nurses into Community Response. A Collaborative Project with the University of Louisville, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the AACN. American Association of Colleges of Nursing Annual Conference, St. Louis, Missouri.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). Math Requirements for Baccalaureate Nursing Programs and Practice. Mathematical Association of America, Lexington, Kentucky (Invited speaker).

Wall, M.P. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). Depression, Anxiety, and Adherence to Type 2 Diabetes Treatment Regimens: Systematic Review and Measurement Critique. The 21st International Research Congress, Sigma Theta Tau International. Orlando, Florida.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Facilitators and Barriers to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes among Urban African American Adults: Focus Group Findings. American Association of Diabetes Educators’ Annual Meeting and Exhibition. Atlanta, Georgia.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Self-efficacy in Caucasian and African American Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. American Association of Diabetes Educators’ Annual Meeting and Exhibition. Washington, D. C.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Factors Affecting Registered Nurse Adoption of a Glycemic Control Protocol. American Association of Diabetes Educators’ Annual Meeting and Exhibition. Washington, D.C.

Regional

Chlebowy, D.O., Myers, J., & Kubiak, N. (2013). The Impact of Demographic Variables on Diabetes Markers and Physical Activity Adherence in African American Adults. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference.

Chlebowy, D.O., Myers, J., Kubiak, N., Cloud, R., El-Mallakh, P., & Wall, M.P. (2012). Motivational Interviewing to Improve Diabetes Outcomes in African American Adults. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference.

Chlebowy, D.O., Capps, J., & Myers, J. (2012). Relationship of Insurance Coverage to Diabetes Outcomes in African American Adults. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference.

Byers, D., Garth, K., Manley, K., & Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). Facilitators and Barriers to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes Among Rural African American Adults. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference.

Chlebowy, D.O., Hood, S., & LaJoie, A.S. (2011). Gender Differences to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes Among Urban African American Adults. Midwest Nursing Research Society Annual Conference. Columbus, Ohio.

Chlebowy, D.O., El-Mallakh, P., Cloud, R., Myers, J., Kubiak, N., & Wall, M.P. (2010). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Type 2 Diabetes Management in African American Adults. Midwest Nursing Research Society Annual Conference. Kansas City, Missouri.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Facilitators and Barriers to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes among Urban African American Adults: Focus Group Findings. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference. Baltimore, Maryland.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Motivational Interviewing and Behavior Change in Persons with Type 2 Diabetes: A Literature Review. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference. Baltimore, Maryland.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Impact of Sociodemographic Characteristics and Duration of Diabetes with Self-efficacy in Caucasians and African Americans with Type 2 Diabetes. Southern Nursing Research Society Annual Conference. Birmingham, Alabama.

Local

Chlebowy, D.O., & Pratt, N. (2013). Research and Scholarly Opportunities for the Undergraduate Student. Research Assembly. University of Louisville School of Nursing.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). Nurse Residents: Leaders in Improving the Health of the Commonwealth and the Nation. Nurse Residency Program Celebration. University of Louisville Hospital.

Chlebowy, D.O., El-Mallakh, P., Myers, J., Kubiak, N., Cloud, R., & Wall, M. P. (2012). Motivational Interviewing to Improve Diabetes Outcomes in African American Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. Research!Louisville, University of Louisville.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). Undergraduate Research and Scholarship Opportunities: An Overview. Undergraduate Research Assembly. University of Louisville School of Nursing.

Pratt, N., & Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). Gender Differences in Diabetes Self-Management Among Urban Hispanic Latino American Adults: A Pilot Study. Posters at the Capitol. Frankfort, Kentucky.

Kenney, L., & Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). The Relationship of Depression and Anxiety to Diabetes Self-Management in Men: A Review of the Literature. Posters at the Capitol. Frankfort, Kentucky.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). Undergraduate Student Research and Scholarship Opportunities and Beyond. Research Symposium. University of Louisville School of Nursing.

Pratt, N., & Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). Gender Differences in Diabetes Self-Management Among Urban Hispanic Latino American Adults: A Pilot Study. University of Louisville Undergraduate Research and Community Engagement Symposium.

Kenney, L., & Chlebowy, D.O. (2012). The Relationship of Depression and Anxiety to Diabetes Self-Management in Men: A Review of the Literature. University of Louisville Undergraduate Research and Community Engagement Symposium.

Chlebowy, D.O., Myers, J., Kubiak, N., El-Mallakh, P., Wall, M.P., Cloud. R., & *Graves, W. (2011). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Diabetes Self-Management in African American Adults: Preliminary Findings. Research!Louisville, University of Louisville.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). Motivational Interviewing and Obesity. Shelbyville Pediatrics Clinic. Shelbyville, Kentucky.

Velasquez, C. & Chlebowy, D.O.., *Pratt, N., & *Andrew, J. (2011). Undergraduate Research Opportunities. Research Symposium. University of Louisville School of Nursing.

Pratt, N. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). Gender Differences in Diabetes Self-management Among Urban Hispanic Latino American Adults: A Pilot Study. Summer Research Opportunity Program Poster Session. University of Louisville.

Rodeffer, C. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). The Effects of Culture on Diabetes Self-Management in African American Adults: A Literature Review. Posters at the Capitol. Frankfort, Kentucky.

Graves, W. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Type 2 Diabetes Management in African American Adults: Preliminary Findings. Posters at the Capitol. Frankfort, Kentucky.

Davis, M. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). The Personal Experience of Completing a Motivational Interviewing Intervention in African Americans with Diabetes: Preliminary Findings. Posters at the Capitol. Frankfort, Kentucky.

Rodeffer, C. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). The Effects of Culture on Diabetes Self-Management in African American Adults: A Literature Review. Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of Louisville.

Graves, W. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Type 2 Diabetes Management in African American Adults: Preliminary Findings. Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of Louisville.

Davis, M. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2011). The Personal Experience of Completing a Motivational Interviewing Intervention in African Americans with Diabetes: Preliminary Findings. Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of Louisville.

Chlebowy, D.O., El-Mallakh, P., Cloud, R., Myers, J., Kubiak, N., & Wall, M.P. (2010). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Type 2 Diabetes Management in African American Adults. Research!Louisville. University of Louisville.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). Motivational Interviewing: A Strategy for Promoting Behavior Change. Kosair Children’s Hospital. Louisville, Kentucky.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). Depression, Anxiety, Stress and Diabetes Care. Active Steps Program. Louisville, Kentucky.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). Behavioral Aspects and Diabetes Care. Active Steps Program. Louisville. Kentucky.

Graves, W. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Type 2 Diabetes Management in African American Adults: Preliminary Findings. Summer Research Opportunity Program Poster Session. University of Louisville.

Davis, M. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). The Personal Experience of Completing a Motivational Interviewing Intervention in African Americans with Diabetes: Preliminary Findings. Summer Research Opportunity Program Poster Session. University of Louisville.

Capps, J. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Type 2 Diabetes Management in African American Adults. Posters at the Capitol. Frankfort, Kentucky.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2010). Diabetes Research and Other Undergraduate Opportunities. Undergraduate Research Symposium. University of Louisville School of Nursing.

Chlebowy, D.O. & El-Mallakh, P. (2009). Using the Stages of Change Model in Interdisciplinary Diabetes Research. Prochaska Summer Conference. Louisville, Kentucky.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Facilitators and Barriers to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes among Urban African American Adults. Research!Louisville. University of Louisville.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Diabetes Research Interests. Faculty Research Summit. SPHIS. University of Louisville.

Capps, J. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). The Effects of Motivational Interviewing on Type 2 Diabetes Management in African American Adults. Summer Research Opportunity Program Poster Session. University of Louisville.

Capps, J. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Undergraduate Research Opportunities and Beyond. Undergraduate Research Symposium. University of Louisville School of Nursing.

Hood, S. & Chlebowy, D.O., & LaJoie, A.S. (2009). Gender Differences in Facilitators and Barriers to Type 2 Diabetes Adherence in African Americans. Research!Louisville. University of Louisville.

Jones, N. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2009).  Facilitators and Barriers to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes among Urban African American Adult: Focus Group Findings. Posters at the Capitol. Frankfort, Kentucky.

Jones, N. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Motivational Interviewing and Behavior Change in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: A Literature Review. Undergraduate Research Symposium. University of Louisville.

Robinson, M. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2009). Motivational Interviewing and Behavior Change among African Americans with Diabetes: A Case Study. Research!Louisville. University of Louisville.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Research: A Mission of the American Diabetes Association. American Diabetes Association, Louisville Chapter.

Chlebowy, D.O. & *Jones, N. (2008).  Diabetes Self-Management: The Summer Research Opportunity Program and Beyond. University of Louisville School of Nursing, Research Assembly.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Impact of Sociodemographic Characteristics and Duration of Diabetes with Self-efficacy in Caucasians and African Americans with Type 2 Diabetes. University of Louisville, Research!Louisville.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Innovativeness in the Classroom: Utilization of Technology and Research. Kentucky League for Nursing Annual Meeting, Carrollton, Kentucky.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). World’s Apart Interdisciplinary Case Study. Group facilitator at the University of Louisville Health Sciences Center Cultural Competency Workshop.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Obesity and Diabetes: A Growing National Epidemic. University of Louisville School of Nursing, Alumni Association Meeting.

Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Understanding the Risks Associated with Heart Disease. Porter Paints, Louisville, Kentucky.

Hundley, J. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Optimizing Enteral Tube Feeding in the ICU. University of Louisville, Research!Louisville.

Jones, N. & Chlebowy, D.O. (2008). Facilitators and Barriers to Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes Among Urban African American Adults: Pilot Study Findings. University of Louisville, Research!Louisville.


Educational Background

  • 2002: PhD - The Ohio State University
  • 1991: Master of Science in Nursing - The Ohio State University
  • 1983: Master of Arts in Adult Education - The Ohio State University
  • 1981: Bachelor of Science in Nursing - The Ohio State University

Teaching Areas

  • Type 2 diabetes management in minority populations
  • Psychosocial issues affecting chronic disease management
  • Glycemic control protocol implementation in the acute care setting

Research Interests

  • Self-care behaviors and glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes

Honors & Awards

  • 2013: MediStar Award Nominee, A.O. Sullivan Award for Excellence in Education
  • 2012: University of Louisville, Research! Louisville Winner, Innovation in Behavioral Sciences Faculty Award
  • 2012: Selected as Executive Leadership Fellow, American Association of Colleges of Nursing Leadership for Academic Nursing Program
  • 2012: MediStar Award Finalist, A.O. Sullivan Award for Excellence in Education
  • 2011: Invited International External Reviewer/Supervisor of thesis for graduate student at University of Melbourne, Department of Psychiatry, Parkville, Vic., 3052 Australia
  • 2010: University of Louisville, Dean Marcia J. Hern Faculty Research Award
  • 2010: Invited Participant in National Institutes of Health Web-based Delphi Focus Group
  • 2009: University of Louisville, Research!Louisville, 2nd place poster presentation award awarded to graduate student, faculty mentor
  • 2009: Faculty Favorite Teaching Award
  • University of Louisville President’s Diversity Award, 2nd runner-up award granted to University of Louisville School of Nursing, primary applicant of award, 2008
  • University of Louisville, Research!Louisville, 3rd place poster presentation award awarded to graduate student, faculty mentor, 2008
  • Posters at the Capitol, undergraduate student abstract selected for presentation, faculty mentor, 2008
  • Service-Learning Associates Award, University of Kentucky, 2000-2002
  • Louise J. Zegeer Undergraduate Faculty Teaching Award, 2000

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Diabetes Educators
  • Midwest Nursing Research Society
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Southern Nursing Research Society
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