Carol Howe

Assistant Professor

Educational Background

  • PhD University of Texas at Arlington 2014
  • MSN University of Pennsylvania 1988
  • BSN University of Pennsylvania 1985
  • BS University of Pennsylvania 1983

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Undergraduate Research and Theory in Nursing Practice
  • Community Health Practicum

Areas of Interest in Research or Professional Practice

  • Self care in pediatric diabetes and chronic illness
  • Health literacy
  • Patient education
  • Patient-provider communication

Certifications and Recognitions

  • Certified diabetes educator

Professional Affiliations

  • Pediatric Endocrine Nursing Society (PENS)
  • American Association of Diabetes Educators
  • American Diabetes Association (ADA)
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • Alliance of International Nurses for Improved Health Literacy

Professional Service

  • Chair, Research Committee, PENS
  • Chair, Youth Consumer Education Committee, ADA
  • Camp Advisory Board, ADA Camp Freedom
  • Steering Committee Member, Alliance of International Nurses for Improved Health Literacy

Honors and Awards

  • American Diabetes Association All Star Leadership Award