Diane Riff, MSN, FNP-C, RN

Diane Riff, MSN, FNP-C, RN

 

Diane Riff, MSN, FNP-C, RN

Diane Riff, MSN, FNP-C, RN

Assistant Professor
dfriff01@louisville.edu
502.852.8393

 

 

Teaching Areas:

  • ICU/CCU
  • Medical Surgical
  • Community Health
  • Psychiatric Nursing

Professional Memberships:

  • 2006-present: Sigma Theta Tau, Iota Zeta Chapter Board Member

Recent Presentations:

Riff, D. (2012). “Keeping it real”: Using Current Case Method Instruction in a foundational nursing course to teach the QSEN Competencies of Patient Centered Care and Patient Safety. Increasing Effectiveness through Innovation in Nursing Educations, Faculty Development Workshop, My 10-12, 2012, University of Kentucky.

Riff, D. (2010). Taking it to the Streets: A Pedagogy for Community Engagement. 5th Annual Kentucky Engagement Conference. November 19, 2010. (Podium Presentation, Competitive)

Riff, D. (2006).Peer Mentoring: A Pedagogy for Community Health Nursing Students.  December 2, 2006. American Academy of Colleges of Nursing Baccalaureate Conference. Chicago, Illinois.

Riff, D. (2008). Peer Mentoring: A Pedagogy for Community Health Nursing .Midwest Scholars Conference. Indianapolis, Indiana.

Riff, D. (2006). Teaching Multigenerational Nursing Students. Midwest Scholars Conference. Indianapolis, Indiana.

Research:

Grants for Promotion of Student Engagement:

Riff, D. (2007).”Kentucky Legislative Day: Frankfort Kentucky. (Supporting 158 Undergraduate BSN students to attend Kentucky Nurses Association (KNA) Legislative Day). 02/13/07.  Funded by Individual Course Engagement Grant: Student Success Engagement Initiative, Office of the University of Louisville Provost.

Riff, D. (2006). “Communication Class: Viewing the ‘World Trade Center’ Movie” (Communication in Crisis). 9/10/06-9/14/06.  Funded by Individual Course Engagement Grant: Student Success Engagement Initiative, Office of the University of Louisville Provost.

Riff, D. (2006).”Portland Community Engagement: Dining at Toll Bridge Inn”.11/10/06.

Grants: Professional Development

Riff, D.  (2008). Support for attendance at the annual American Academy of Colleges of Nursing Baccalaureate Conference in San Antonio, Texas. Funded by Faculty Development Small-Grant Program.

Riff, D.  (2006). Support for attendance at the Annual American Academy of Colleges of Nursing Baccalaureate Conference in Chicago, Illinois. Funded by Faculty Development Small-Grant Program.

 

2010

Community Engagement Award Special Recognition, University of Louisville

2009

Faculty Favorite Nominee, Delphi Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Louisville

2007

Portland Plaza Service Award, Portland Plaza Resident Council

2006

Ruth Voignier Award for Excellence in Teaching, School of Nursing, University of Louisville

2005

Outstanding Faculty Award, School of Nursing students, University of Louisville