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Judith A. Kaufmann, Dr.PH, CRNP
Associate Professor of Nursing (Nursing)
412-397-5482 phone (M)
412-397-3277 fax
John Jay 218

Educational Background

  • Dr.PH, Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 2004
  • DrPH, Behavioral Health, University of Pittsburgh, 2004
  • Bachelor of Science, Education, California University, 1970
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Carlow University, 1984
  • Master of Arts, English and Communications, California University of Pennsylvania, 1976
  • Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, University of Pittsburgh, 1989

Professional Background

  • Nationally Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Area of Expertise/Research

  • Primary Care/Internal Medicine/ Orthopedics/ Obesity/ School Violence


  • Ramponi, DR., Kaufmann, JA. (2012). Elbow injuries and fractures. Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal. 34(2),99-109.
  • Wolff-McDonough, P., Kaufmann, JA., Foreman, S., Wisotsky, J., Wexler, C. (2010). Using insulin pump therapy in poorly controlled type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Educator. 36(4), 657-665.
  • Columbo, K., Brenner, SJ., Sacchi, TJ., Kaufmann, JA. (2010). Obesity and in hospital outcomes following percutaneous coronary intervention for STEMI. American Journal for Nurse Practitioners. 14(9-10).
  • Kaufmann,JA. (2009). Health history and physical assessment. In Bernardo & Herman (Eds.) Core Curriculum for Pediatric Emergency Nursing. New York:ENA.
  • Bernardo, LM., Matthews, JT., Kaufmann, JA., Yang, K. (2008). Teaching critical appraisal skills to school nurses. Journal of Continuing Education. 10(99), 1-7.
  • Drennan, L., Kaufmann, JA. (2007). A case study: eleven year old boy with burning, pruritic rash. Clinician Reviews. 17(6).
  • Kaufmann, JA. (2006). The ABCD program: back to basics for weight management in children. Obesity. 14(9), A219.
  • Doswell, WM., Protis, S., Jemison, T., Kaufmann, JA., Braxter, B. (2004). The NIA group: a program of self-development for preadolescent African-American girls. Nursing Leadership Forum. 8(3), 95-99.
  • Lamb, J., Puskar, K., Sereika, S., Kaufmann, JA. (2002). Anger assessment in rural high school students. Journal of School Health.
  • Kaufmann, JA. (1999). Low back pain: diagnosis and management in primary care. Lippincott's Primary Care Practice. 3(4), 376-393.


  • 2012 - The DNP: Terminal Degree or Pathway to PhD? AACN National Conference, Naples, Florida
  • 2011 - BSN and MSN to DNP Students: Apples and Oranges? NONPF 2011 Annual Conference Alberquerque, New Mexico
  • 2010 - DNP practice: Benchmarks of Clinical Expertise and Scholarship 3rd National DNP Conference San Diego, California
  • 2009 - Research needs of DNP Students in Non-Research Intensive Universities: Addressing the "Ripple Effect" on Library support services NONPF Annual Conference Portland, Oregon
  • 2010 - Prescribing Update for Medications in Special Populations PA Coalition of Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference Hershey, PA

Schedule of Courses
Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Judith

Spring 2015: Doctora
  • NURS8030-A
  • -APPTMKaufmann10 (01/05-05/02/15)17 Seats
  • NURS8030-B
  • 03:15-05:05 PM RMKaufmann11 (01/12-05/02/15)0 Seats
  • NURS8110-A
  • 10:45-01:35 PM RMKaufmann11 (01/12-05/02/15)4 Seats
  • NURS8140-A
  • 06:00-08:50 PM RMKaufmann11 (01/12-05/02/15)9 Seats


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