Diane Orr Chlebowy, PhD, RN

Diane Orr Chlebowy, PhD, RN

Diane Orr Chlebowy, PhD, RN

MSN Program Director, Associate Professor





  • PhD: Nursing, Ohio State University, 2002
  • MSN, Ohio State University, 1991
  • MA: Adult Education, Ohio State University, 1983
  • BSN, Ohio State University, 1981

Educational Interests:

  • Type 2 diabetes management in adult populations
  • Psychosocial issues affecting chronic disease self-management
  • Theory application to advanced practice nursing
  • Health promotion and disease prevention in vulnerable populations
  • Motivational interviewing and behavior change


  • American Association Diabetes Educators
  • American Nurses Association
  • Kentucky Association Diabetes Educators
  • Kentucky Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Southern Nursing Research Society