Linda Piacentine, Ph.D., RN, ACNP-BC

Linda Piacentine
Linda Piacentine, Ph.D., RN, ACNP-BCMarquette University

Clark Hall, 339

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-5696

Associate Professor

Highest Degree and Institution

Ph.D., Marquette University

Courses Taught

NURS 1002:  Dimensions of the Nursing Profession in the Jesuit Tradition

NURS 4700:  Nursing Concepts & Interventions for the Care of Adults/Older Adults II -Theory 

NURS 6202:  Nursing Concepts & Interventions for the Care of Adults/Older Adults II -Theory 

HEAL 6825:  Quality and Patient Safety in Health Care

Research Interests

My program of research focuses on symptom management in cancer and neurological diseases.  My current research studies include motivation to exercise in cancer survivors and multiple sclerosis patients.

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

American College of Sports Medicine

Midwest Nursing Research Society

Oncology Nursing Society

Sigma Theta Tau International, Delta Gamma at-Large Chapter

Specialization

Acute Care Medical-Surgical Nursing

Certifications

Acute Care Nurse Practioner-Board Certified (ACNP-BC)

Publications

Piacentine, L.B., Robinson, K. M., Waltke, L. J., Tjoe, J.A., & Ng, A.V. (2018) Promoting Team-Based Exercise Among African American Breast Cancer Survivors, WJNR, 40(12), 1885-1902. doi:10.1177/01939459187953

Candela, L., Piacentine, L.B., Bobay, K. & Weiss, M. (2018). Teaching students to teach patients: A theory guided approach. Journal of Nursing Education & Practice. 18 (11), 92-101.

Robinson, K.M., Piacentine, L.B., Waltke, L.J., Ng, A.V., Tjoe, J.A. (2016).  Survivors speak: A qualitative analysis of motivational factors influencing breast cancer survivors in a sprint distance triathlon. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(1-2), 247-256. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13067

Piacentine, L. B., Miller, J.F., Haberlein, S., & Bloom, A.S. (2016). Perceived cognitive changes with chemotherapy for breast cancer: A pilot study. Applied Nursing Research, 29, 9-11. doi.org/10.1016/j.apnr.2015.03.015

Maloni, H., McNair, N.D., Mogenson, K., Oloomi, C.W., & Piacentine, L. (2016). Pain and Headaches. In: M. K. Bader & L. R. Littlejohns (Eds.); AANN Core Curriculum for Neuroscience Nursing (6th ed., pp. 581-621). Chicago: AANN.

Honors and Awards

2018  Midwest Nursing Research Society/Western Journal of Nursing Research (SAGE) Best Faculty Paper Award

Funding

2015-2018, Physician-Directed, Goal-Oriented Exercise Designed to Improve Quality of Life and Modulate Inflammation after Systemic Breast Cancer Treatment, PI: Piacentine, Co-Investigator: Ng, Aurora Cancer Care Research Award


Emory T. Clark Hall, home of Marquette University's College of Nursing

Learn More