Jennifer L. Bellot, PhD, RN, MHSA

Contact Dr. Bellot

901 Walnut Street
Suite 813
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-8104


PhD, University of Pennsylvania, College of Nursing
Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing Education, LaSalle University, College of Nursing
MHSA, University of Michigan, College of Public Health
BSN, University of Michigan, College of Nursing

University Appointment

Director, Doctor of Nursing Practice Program
Associate Professor, Graduate Programs

Research & Clinical Interests

Organizational change and culture change, Public health, Social justice, Health policy, Nursing workforce, Long term care, Nursing history, Image of Nursing

Selected Research Grants

Principal Investigator (60%), "Painting a portrait of utilization and integration: Medicare and nurse managed health clinics"
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar Award,
RWJF #69346

Co-Investigator (4%), DHHS HRSA Bureau of Health Professions
"Eastern Pennsylvania-Delaware Geriatric Education Center"
UB4HP19061 $2,080,442
PI: Dr. Christine Arenson

Co-Investigator, Jefferson College of Nursing Seed Money
"Understanding the Student Experience of DNP Graduates from an Online
Distance Education Program."

Podium presentations

Bellot, J., Smith, K., Shaffer, K., Swan, B.A., Frisby, A. & Hanson-Zalot, M. "Integrating iPad2 technology in an online course: A journey begun." Podium presentation at Thomas Jefferson University Faculty Development Day. Philadelphia, PA, June 2012.

Forstater, A., Levinson, M., Bellot, J., Hess, M., Spandorfer, J., Truluck, C. & Vause-Earland, T. "Patient safety symposium: Teamwork to promote a culture of safety." Podium presentation at Jefferson InterProfessional Education Center Interprofessional Care for the 21st Century: Redefining Education and Practice. Philadelphia, PA, May 19, 2012.

Bellot, J. "Painting a portrait of utilization and integration: Medicare and nurse managed centers." Abstract presentation at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars National Leadership Meeting, New Orleans, LA, November 2012.

Archbold, P., Bellot, J., Carthron, D., Rose, K., Shillam, C. & Vancleave, J. "Advancing the Future of Nursing: A Report by the Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity (BAGNC) Alumni. Paper presented at the Council on the Advancement of Nursing Science. Washington, DC, October 2011.

Bellot, J. & Frisby, A. "Using experiential learning to enhance doctoral education." Podium presentation at Thomas Jefferson University Faculty Development Day. Philadelphia, PA, June 2010.

Manning, M. L. & Bellot, J. "Doctors of Nursing Practice in action: Creating a community partnership to reduce childhood obesity." Podium presentation at the American Public Health Association 137th Annual Meeting and Exposition. Philadelphia, PA, November 2009.

Bellot, J. "Nursing home culture change: What does it mean to nurses?" Podium presentation at The Gerontological Society of America Annual Research Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 2007.

Professional Memberships

American Nurses' Association, 2007-Present
Academy Health, 2002-2004, 2006-2009, 2011-Present
American Public Health Association, 2008-Present
Eastern Nursing Research Society, 2008-Present
The Gerontological Society of America, 2003-Present
National League for Nursing, 2004-Present
Pennsylvania State Nurses' Association, 2007-Present
Pennsylvania Public Health Association, 2010-Present
Philadelphia College of Physicians
    Public Health section, 2008-Present
Sigma Theta Tau International
    Delta Rho Chapter, 2012-present
    Xi Chapter, 2005
    Rho Membership Committee, 2000-2002
    Rho Chapter, 1999-2007


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