Where We Are

About Us

Kathy Rideout, EdD, PNP-BC, FNAP

Dean and Professor of Clinical Nursing
Kathy Rideout

Contact Information

601 Elmwood Avenue Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: (585) 275-3609
Fax: (585) 273-1268
Email:

Education

Post doctoral fellowship, 2003. University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, US

, 2000. New Mexico School of Enterostomal Therapy, NM, US

Doctorate of Education, 1995. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

Master of Science, 1983. University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, US

Bachelor of Science, 1979. Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, US

Experience

Consultations to Universities, Health, and Science Agencies: - 1994. Nursing Staff Consultation. University Hospitals of Syracuse (Development of a Collaborative Care Model). Syracuse, NY, US.

Consultations to Universities, Health, and Science Agencies: - 1990. Curriculum Development Consultation. Roberts Wesleyan College. Rochester, NY, US.

Consultations to Universities, Health, and Science Agencies: - 1990. Nursing Staff Consultation. F.F. Thompson Hospital (Care of Terminally Ill Child). Canandaigua, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 8/2012 - Current. Dean. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 8/2004 - Current. Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 6/2011 - 11/2012. Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 9/2011 - 8/2012. Interim Dean. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 10/2005 - 6/2011. Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 8/2004 - 10/2005. Director Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/1995 - 8/2004. Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 8/1986 - 6/1995. Lecturer/Senior Associate. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1/1991 - 5/1992. Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatric Nursing. Roberts Wesleyan College. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1/1985 - 5/1986. Clinical Nursing Instructor. Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Indiana, PA, US.

Professional Experience: 1/2002 - Current. Senior Pediatric Advanced Practice Nurse. Golisano's Children Hospital at Strong. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 4/2001 - Current. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Golisano's Children Hospital at Strong (Ostomy Specialty). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/2002 - 8/2004. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Care Coordinator. Div. of Pediatric Pulmonology/Adolescent Medicine (Senior Pediatric Advanced Practice Nurse). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 5/1990 - 1/2002. Pediatric Advanced Practice Nurse. Golisano's Children's Hospital at Strong (Adolescent Unit). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 7/1998 - 12/2000. Service Educator. Strong Memorial Hospital (Pediatric Nursing Service). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 8/1986 - 9/1991. Pediatric Advanced Practice Nurse. Golisano's Children's Hospital at Strong (Toddler/School-Age Unit). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1988 - 5/1990. Instructor, Nursing Staff Development. Strong Memorial Hospital (of URMC). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 3/1984 - 8/1985. Case Coordinator, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. TRANSACT Health Systems, Inc.. Monroeville, PA, US.

Professional Experience: 1/1982 - 2/1984. Staff Nurse. North Hills Passavant Hospital (Pediatric Unit (part-time)). Pittsburgh, PA, US.

Professional Experience: 11/1979 - 8/1982. Staff Nurse/Charge Nurse. North Hills Passvant Hospital (Critical Care Unit). Pittsburgh, PA, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1979 - 11/1979. Staff Nurse/Relief Charge Nurse. Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA, US.

Research

New Careers in Nursing Scholarship. 8/2012 - . Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/AACN.

Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship. 2011 - . Department of Health and Human Services.

Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship. 2010 - . Department of Health and Human Services.

New Careers in Nursing Scholarship. 8/2011 - . Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/AACN.

New Careers in Nurisng Scholarship Program. 8/2009 - 7/2010. Robert Wood Johnson/AACN.

Child/Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Programs. 7/2007 - 6/2010. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Service Administration Grant.

New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program. 8/2008 - 7/2009. Rober Wood Johnson Foundation/AACN.

Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship. - 2006. Department of Health and Human Services Administration Grant.

Dual PNP/Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program. 11/2004 - Current. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Service Administration Grant.

Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship. - 2005. Department of Health and Human Services Administration Grant.

Evaluation of a PNP Care Coordinator Role for Hospitalized Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis. 2002 - 2003.

A Pilot Study of the Use of Acustimulation with Adolescents Receiving Chemotherapy. 11/1999 - 11/2001. Faculty Research Support Grant.

Case Study of Non-traditional Nursing Students Enrolled in a Baccalaureate Nursing Program. 1993 - 1995. University of Rochester SON: Alumni Seed Fund.

Factors Influencing Performance of Graduate Nurses in Physiology. 1993 - 1994.

Qualitative Research on Patient Care Management. 1993 - 1994.

Coping behaviors of an eight-year-old female hospitalized with Leukemia. 1993 - 1993.

Feedback from an expert system: It's impact on baccalaureate nursing students. 1989 - 1989.

Comparison of the use of heparinized saline versus normal saline in maintaining patency of intermittent infusion sets, i.e., heparin locks. 1987 - 1987. Strong Memorial Hospital.

Publications

Rideout, K.. (2011). Current and Future Needs of Accelerated Nursing Programs: Faculty Recruitment, Retention and Development. Accelerated Education in Nursing: Challenges, Strategies, Future Directions.

Rideout, K.. (2007). Evaluation of a PNP Care Coordinator Model for Hospitalized Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis. Pediatric Nursing.

Rideout, K.; in J. Fox (ed.). (2002). Pediatric Pain Assessment and Management. Primary Health Care of Children, 2.

Radke, K. & Rideout, K.. (2000). Factors Related to Academic Performance of Nursing Students in a Graduate Physiology Course. Journal of the New York State Nurses Association, 31 (1), 11-16.

Rideout, K.; in S. Miller and J. Fioravanti (eds.). (1997). Pediatric medication administration: Guidelines and techniques. Pediatric Medications: A Handbook for Nurses.

Rideout, K.. (1997). Pediatric Pain Assessment and Management. Primary Health Care of Children.

Yoos, L., Malone, K., McMullen, A., Richards, K., Rideout, K., & Schultz, J.. (1997). Standards and practice guidelines as the foundation for clinical practice. Journal of Nursing Quality Care, 11 (5), 48-54.

Perkins, F., Jones, J., Rideout, K., Sax, H.. (1996). Clinical Symposium: Post-operative pain management according protocols at the University of Rochester. Contemporary Surgery, 49 (2), 91-103.

McMullen, A., Fioravanti, I.D., Pollack, V., Rideout, K., and Sciera, M.. (1993). Heparinized Saline or Normal Saline as a Flush Solution in Intermittent Intravenous Lines in Infants and Children. MCN, 18 (2), 78-85.

Radke, K., Adams, B., Anderson, J., Bouman, C., Rideout, K., Zigrossi, S.. (1991). Curriculum Blueprints for the Future: The Process of Blending Beliefs. Nurse Educator, 16 (2), 9-13.

Presentations

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My Child needs what?: Helping parents cope when their child needs an ostomy .
Wound, Ostomy and Continence/ Dermatology Nurses Association Joint Regional Conference

It's not a secret anymore: Online Learning at the University of Rochester .
Online Learning Symposium University of Rochester

Villages and teams: Improving patient outcomes.
Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony, Sigma Theta Tau

Interprofessional education and collaborative practice: Eliminating silos in education and care delivery.
Briefing for US Congressional Caucus, US Congressional Caucus

You want to do what?: Maximizing programs success.
Harriet Davis Teaching Day, Harriet Davis Teaching Day

Taking your mentoring program to the next level.
New Careers in Nursing Liaisons’ Summit, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Accelerated Program for Non-Nurses: Diversity and Inclusiveness in Action.
Diversity Conference, University of Rochester

Pediatric Pain Assessment and Management: Back to the Basics.
Lifetime Health, Inc.

Caring for Infants with Ostomies – What’s New!.
Harriet Davis Teaching Day, Harriet Davis Teaching Day

Caring for Infants and Children at Home with Ostomies.
Lifetime Health, Inc.

Program Design, Implementatin and Evaluation: The How To's and Must Do's.
Sovie Center for Advanced Practice

Use of Technology in Curriculum Design.
RWJ NCIN Summit, Robert Wood Johnson New Careers in Nursing

Evaluation of PNP Care Coordinator Role for Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis.
Pediatric Nursing Regional Conference

Care of infants, Children and Adolescents with Ostomies.
Pediatric Nursing Regional Conference

Evaluation of PNP Care Coordinator Role for Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis.
Pediatric Nursing Regional Conference

Evaluation of PNP Care Coordinator Role for Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis.
Eastern Nursing Research Symposium

Evaluation of PNP Care Coordinator Role for Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis.
North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

Caring for Infants with Ostomies.
Harriet Davis Teaching Day

Pediatric Ostomy Care.
Pediatric Regional Conference

Pediatric Pain Assessment and Management: APN Role and Responsibilities.
Graduate Nurse Preceptor Program, University of Rochester School of Nursing

Communicating with Parents.
Harriet Davis Training Day

Pediatric Pain Assessment and Management.
Northeast Regional Pain Symposium

Pediatric Pain Assessment.
Children's Hospital at Strong Memorial

Striving to be Ouchless: New Approaches to Pediatric Pain Management.
Pediatric Nursing Regional Conference

Striving to be Ouchless.
Pediatric Resident Noon Conference, Strong Memorial and Rochester General Hospitals

A Child in Pain: How Can I Help?.
Astra USA Medical Education Program, Genesee Hospital

Adolescent Mothers: HEADS Up!.
Harriet Davis Teaching Day

Parental Panel: Parents of Children with Chronic Illness.
Changing Face of Pediatric Health Care Conference

Is this Child in Pain?.
Astra USA Medical Education Program, Genesee Hospital

A Child in Pain: Conducting a Thorough History and Assessment.
Pediatric Pain Education Series, Strong Memorial Hospital

Nontraditional Nursing Students: Learning Needs and Implications.
Professional Education and Development Conference, ANA Council

Awards

March of Dimes Nurse of the Year.
Dr. Margaret D. Sovie Advanced Practice Award, 2011

Distinguished Practitioner.
National Academies of Practice in Nursing, 2006

Outstanding Faculty Colleague Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2005

Mentorship Award.
National Association of Pediatric Nurses Practitioners, Local Chapter, 2005

Research Utilization in Nursing Practice Award.
Sigma Theta Tau International, 2000

Outstanding Faculty Colleague Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 1999

Dissertation Award.
Sigma Theta Tau International, 1996

National Nurses' Week Award for Fostering Professionalism.
University of Rochester Medical Center, 1996

Quality Achievement Award for Pain Initiatives.
University of Rochester Medical Center, 1994

Research Award, Alumni Research Seed Fund.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 1993

Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching.
University of Rochester, 1992

Excellence in Nursing Practice.
Strong Memorial Hospital, 1991

School of Nursing Teaching Award.
University of Rochester, 1989

University Scholar Award.
University of Pittsburgh, 1984

Professional Nurse Traineeship.
University of Pittsburgh, 1984

National Dean's List.
University of Pittsburgh, 1983

Nursing Honor Society, Zeta Lambda Chapter.
Sigma Theta Tau National, 1982

Indiana University of Penn. Nursing Honor Society.
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1981

Memberships

IOM NYS Regional Action Coalition, Scope of Practice

National Academies of Practice

Sigma Theta Tau, Epsilon Xi Chapter, elected in 1996 as undergraduate counselor for Eligibility Committee

IOM NYS Regional Action Coalition, Doctoral Student Enrollment

National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculties

Zeta Lambda Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau, (now inactive)

American Society of Pain Management Nurses

Astra USA Medical Education Speakers Bureau

BOCES II Special Education Advisory Council, Representative for Institute of Higher Learning

Community Service

Angel Tree/Giving Tree, Ministry Leader

National Women’s Hall of Fame , Nominations Reviewer

United Way of Greater Rochester , Leadership Committee

Calvary Assembly of God Church, Youth Group - Member of Leadership Group

Salvation Army, Volunteer

March of Dimes Nurse of the Year , Chairwoman

Contact Us

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Box SON
Helen Wood Hall
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
(585) 275-2375