Where We Are

About Us

Pamela A. Herendeen, DNP, PPCNP-BC

  • Associate Dean, Education & Student Affairs
  • DNP Program Director
  • Professor of Clinical Nursing
Pamela A. Herendeen

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: (585) 275-5693
Fax: (585) 273-1322
Email:

Education

DNP, 2009. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

M.S., 1991. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

B.S., 1984. Alfred University, Alfred, NY, US

AAS; received RN license, 1979. Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY, US

Experience

Faculty Appointments: 11/2012 - Current. Associate Dean for Education & Student Affairs. University of Rochester, School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 5/2011 - Current. Director of the DNP Program. University of Rochester, School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 6/2005 - Current. Associate Professor Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 9/2005 - 2012. Coordinator Nursing 437. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 10/2005 - 5/2011. Director of CCF Program. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 9/2004 - 9/2005. Co-coordinator Nursing 437. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 10/2000 - 6/2005. Reappointed Assistant Professor of Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing (effective 7/2001). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 9/1998 - 10/2000. Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 9/1994 - 9/1998. Instructor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 11/1992 - 9/1994. Clinical Associate of Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: - Current. Testify multiple times in court on child abuse cases as an expert witness. . .

Professional Experience: - Current. FBI consultant for child pornography issues. . .

Professional Experience: 10/2001 - Current. Senior Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Golisano's Children's Hospital (Community Liaison for Pediatric Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/1995 - Current. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in REACH. Golisano's Memorial Hospital (Referral & Evaluation of Abused Children). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 11/1992 - Current. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Strong Memorial Hospital (Pediatric Continuity Clinic). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 5/1993 - 2012. Administrative Coordinator of Nurse Practitioners. Golisano's Memorial Hospital (Pediatric Continuity Clinic). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/1993 - 9/1995. Advanced Practice Nurse. Strong Memorial Hospital (School Age Unit). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1992 - 11/1992. Pediatric Bed Coordinator/Nurse Liaison. Strong Memorial Hospital (Community Health). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 4/1991 - 6/1992. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Private Pediatric Practice. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 5/1989 - 12/1990. Lactation/Teaching Consultation. Rochester General Hospital (Mother-Baby Unit). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 7/1987 - 5/1989. Staff/Charge Nurse - Pediatrics. Rochester General Hospital. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 4/1988 - 9/1988. Infant Health Assessment Program. Livingston County Health Department. NY, US.

Professional Experience: 2/1987 - 5/1987. Staff RN - Emergency Room. Bedford Community Hospital. Bedford, OH, US.

Professional Experience: 1979 - 1986. Staff/Charge Nurse - Pediatrics. Rochester General Hospital. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1977 - 1978. Nursing Assistant in the ED. Rochester General Hospital. Rochester, NY, US.

Licensure

1993-2003 - PALS Certified

1991 PNP Certification by ANA (American Nurses Association)

1997-2003 Certification in Conscious Sedation Administration

NYS license: RN #320167-1; PNP # F380405-1

Research

Initiated application to gain RSRB approval to conduct a nationwide survey to PNP's through NAPNAP on mandated reporting practices in child abuse. Developed tool, and accepted by RSRB. Survey was disseminated and data currently being evaluated - will present and publish in 2011. 2008 - Current.

Submitted grant as one of multiple investigators for Peds/Psych Program - 2005. - . HRSA.

Submitted Silberman Grant - not funded - 2011. - .

Submitted and received 3 year grant as one of multiple PI's for Peds/Psych Program. 2007 - 2010. HRSA.

PLC Initiative. 7/2006 - 2009. Halcyon Hill.

Reach Out and Read Program. 2000 - 2005. Halcyon Hill.

Obesity Project. 2002 - 2004. Project Believe Grant.

Upstate New York Shaken Baby Project. 2002 - 2003.

Publications

Herendeen, P.. (n.d.). Published multiple times in the Editorial Section. Democrat & Chronicle.

Melnyk, B.M., Herendeen, P. (2013). The KySS Guide - Keep Your Children/Yourself Safe and Secure. Child Maltreatment Section.

Reuter-Rice, K. & Bolick, B. (2012). Contributed to Child Maltreatment Chapter #36, Sections on Epidemiology, Emotional Maltreatment, MSP, Neglect written by P. Herendeen. Pediatric Acute Care (recently invited to contribute to accompanying review book for this nursing textbook - currently developing).

Herendeen, P. (2012). So, Who Are You Dating?. Ready, Set, Grow Journal.

Andreessen, L., Wilde, M., Herendeen, P. (2012). Preventing Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections in Acute Care: The Bundle Approach. Journal of Nursing Quality, 27 (2), 137-145.

Herendeen, P. & Horner, G. (2011). Court Testimony of Child Maltreatment. Medscape Medical News. www.medscape.com.

Herendeen, P. et al. (2011). NAPNAP Position Statements on Corporal Punishment and Child Maltreatment. Journal of Pediatric Health Care.

Herendeen, P. et al. (2007). NAPNAP Position Statement on Child Maltreatment. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 21 (1).

Menyk, B.M., Moldenhauer, Z., Herendeen, P. (2006). The KySS Guide-Keep Your Children/Yourself Safe and Secure. Child Maltreatment, 9, 183-198 (New updated edition 2013, invited to write update).

Herendeen, P. (2004). "Child Abuse". KySS Primer Guide for Primary Care Providers.

Herendeen, P. (2003). Avoiding Holiday Hazards. Genesee Valley Parent Magazine.

Herendeen, P. (2003). Child Abuse: Task Force Summary and Recommendations. KySS Supplement; Journal of Pediatric Health Care.

Herendeen, P. (2002). Evaluation of Physical Abuse in Children. Advance for Nurse Practitioner, 10 (8).

Melnyk, B., & Herendeen, P. et al. (2002). Mental Health Worries, Communication, and Needs in the Year of the US Terrorist Attack. National KySS Survey Findings. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 16 (5).

Edited by Lynn Bickley and Peter Szilagyi. (2002). Herendeen, P. Contributed pediatric female GU section. Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking.

Herendeen, P. (1999). Evaluating for Child Sexual Abuse. Advance for Nurse Practitioners, 7 (2).

Melnyk, B., & Herendeen, P. (1998). The Latest on Otitis Media and Otitis Externa. Advance for Nurse Practitioners, 6 (9).

Ricchini, W.. (1998). "Head Lice". Advance for Nurse Practitioners. Pamela Herendeen quoted in article, 6 (9).

Herendeen, P: contributing author; Miller, S. and Fioravanti, J. (Eds.). (1997). Pediatric Medications - A Handbook for Nurses..

Presentations

October 2013 - Child Abuse to Sub-Specialists in Orthopaedics.

Monthly 2013 - Child Abuse to Peds Nursing Orientation.

February 2013 - Child Abuse to Medical Students.

March 2013 - Child Abuse to PA students at RIT.

March/July 2013 - DNP Project to SJF Students.

April 2013 - Collaboration in Child Abuse - National NAPNAP Conference.

April 2013 - Medical Home - National NAPNAP Conference.

June 2013 - Child Maltreatment 20th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference/ Golisano's Children's Hospital.

August 2013 - Safe Sleep to Peds Practice Faculty.

December 2012 - Child Abuse Evaluation to Pediatric Residents.

December 2012 - Child Abuse-Pediatric Grand Rounds.

October 2012 - Safe Sleep Guidelines-APN Peds Grand Rounds.

September 2012 - Child Abuse to the Pediatric Residents.

June 2012 - "Medical Concerns for Today's Families" (invited) - 24th Annual Monroe County Preventive Services Coalition.

June 2012 - Keynote Address Medical Home/PFCC (invited) - 19th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference - Golisano Children's Hospital.

March 2012 - 3 hour Intensive Workshop on Child Abuse at national NAPNAP conference.

March 2012 - Child Abuse to PA students at RIT.

March/July 2012 - DNP Project to St. John Fisher DNP Students.

February 2012 - Adolescent Victimization to SANE nurses.

February 2012 and monthly - Child Abuse to Peds Nursing Orientation.

February 2012 - Child Abuse to Medical Students.

February 2012 - Child Abuse to Radiology Nurses.

January 2012 - Peds APN Grand Rounds.

October 2011 - Child Abuse to Residents.

October 2011 - Impact of the Media and Child Abuse to National NPA Conference.

March 2011 - Child Abuse Reporting to national NAPNAP conference.

March 2011 - Telemedicine to national NAPNAP conference.

March 2011 - Poster Presentation on Court Testimony of PNP's in Child Abuse Cases.

March 2011 - DNP Project to St. John Fisher DNP students.

March 2011 - Child Abuse to RIT PA students.

March 2011 - Adolescent Contraception to Spencerport School Nurses.

February/May 2011 - Adolescent Contraception for Sovie Day at Strong Hospital.

January 2011 - Impact of Poverty to Church of the Transfiguration.

November 2010 - Sovie Day: Contraception for Adolescents.

October 2010 - Child Abuse to NPA at Sagamore.

October 2010 - Hunter Conference, State University of NY at Brockport - Impact of Media on Children.

October 2010 - Domestic Violence for IPV Day at Strong Hospital.

September 2010 - Child Sexual Abuse to Resident Skills Block.

June 2010 - Pediatric Grand Rounds - Presented the Impact of the media on Children.

June 2010 - Presented sexual assault to Adolescent Medicine.

May 2010 - Presented the Impact of the Media on Children at Pediatric Annual Conference .

April 2010 - Presented the Impact of the Media on Children at national NAPNAP conference, Chicago.

April 2010 - Poster Presentation - "The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Role in Child Maltreatment Care" at national NAPNAP Conference in Chicago.

April 2010 - Presented Domestic Violence to Pediatric Teams.

April 2010 - Presented DNP Program Development to St. John Fisher DNP Students.

April 2010 - Presented Emergency Evaluation of Child Sexual Assault to AC6 nurses.

April 2010 - Presented Ethical Issues in Child Abuse Reporting to NLX 472.

March 2010 - Presented child sexual abuse to RIT PA students.

2009 - Presented Overview of REACH to Bivona board members.

2009 - Presented Program Development to SMH APN's.

2009 - Presented Sexual Assault: The victimization of women/children for Teaching Day to RGH nurses.

2009 - Presented DNP Project at 2nd Annual DNP Conference, Miami Fla.

2009 - Co Host for taping of show on Parent Network.

2009 - Presented Adolescent Gynecology Parts 1 & 2 to AC6 PNP's/nurses/residents.

2009 - Presented Adolescent Gynecology 3 hour Workshop at national NAPNAP Meeting, San Diego.

2009 - Presented New Baby Care at March of Dimes Annual Conference, Rochester NY.

2009 - Presented Adolescent Gynecology at Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference, Rochester NY.

2009 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse to RIT PA students, Rochester, NY.

2009 - Presented Program Implementation to DNP students at St. John Fisher, Rochester, NY.

2009 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse at Bivona Child Advocacy Center, Annual Summit, Rochester, NY.

2009 - Presented Adolescent Victimization to SANE nurses quarterly.

2008 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse at St. Elizabeth's, Utica, NY, Grand Rounds.

2008 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse to Residents at Skills Block.

2008 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse at regional Pediatric Nursing Conference, Rochester.

2008 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse at National NAPNAP Meeting, Nashville, Tenn.

2008 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse to medical students.

2008 - Participated in panel discussion at Preceptor Conference.

2008 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse to Nursing Orientation Students.

2008 - Presented Adolescent Victimization to SANE nurses quarterly.

2008 - Presented Evaluation of Child Abuse to SANE nurses being trained to do pediatric evidence collection.

Awards

Outstanding Scholarly Practitioner.
University of Rochester, School of Nursing, 2012

Pediatric Nurse of the Year.
March of Dimes, 2012

SIG Poster Award.
NAPNAP, 2011

Outstanding SIG award (accepted as co-chair).
NAPNAP, 2007

Clinical Excellence.
NAPNAP, 2004

Nancy Kent Nursing Award.
Strong Memorial Hospital, 2004

Professional Advancement Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2001

Excellence in Clinical Precepting Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2001

Excellence in Clinical Practice.
NAPNAP, 2000

Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Affiliate Section of Child Abuse & Neglect

NAPNAP, Founding Co-Chair (SIG Child Abuse)

NAPNAP (National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners)

NAPNAP, Executive Committee Member (Upstate Chapter/Education Chair)

NAPNAP, Candidate Clinical Practice Chair

Sigma Theta Tau

American Telemedicine Association

GVNA Member

APSAC (American Professional Society on Abuse of Children)

KySS Task Force, Chair for Child Abuse

NAPNAP, President (Rochester Chapter)

NAPNAP, President-Elect (Rochester Chapter)

Community Service

2013 - 292 Baby Board Member

2013 - NAPNAP local executive board member - Education Chair

2013 - NAPNAP National Conference Planning Committee Member 2014

2013 - Future of Nursing Committee - Local colleges coalition - invited

2013 - NAPNAP (National) liaison to American Telemedicine Association

2013 - Sigma Theta Tau - Elected position to Governance Committee

2013 - Safe Sleep Coalition

2013 - Bivona CAC Child Abuse Summit Planning Committee 2014

2012 - Safe Sleep Coalition

2012 - 292 Baby-Board Member

2012 - NAPNAP (national) liaison to American Telemedicine Association

2012 - Bivona CAC Chikl Abuse Summit Planning Committee, 2012/13 ADCOM Member

2012 - Reach out and Read Advisory Board

2012 - NAPNAP local executive board member - Education Chair

2012 - NAPNAP National Conference Planning Committee Member 2013

2012 - Future of Nursing Committee - local colleges coalition - invited

2012 - Sigma Theta Tau - Elected position to Governance Committee

2011 - Child Advocacy Center - Child Abuse Summit 2010 Planning Committee, ADCOM member/Fatality Review Board

2011 - Reach out and Read Advisory Board

2011 - NAPNAP local executive board member

2011 - NAPNAP Clinical Expert Panel

2011 - NAPNAP national conference planning committee member for 2012

2011 - Board Member 292 Baby

2010 - Board member 292 BABY

2010 - Child Advocacy Center - Child Abuse Summit 2010 Planning Committee, ADCOM member

2010 - Reach out and Read Advisory Board

2010 - NAPNAP local executive board member

2010 - NAPNAP Clinical Expert Panel

2010 - NAPNAP national conference planning committee member for 2011

2010 - Board Member Crisis Nursery of Rochester

2009 - NAPNAP Clinical Expert Panel

2009 - Child Advocacy Center - Child Abuse Summit 2009 planning committee, ADCOM member

2009 - Reach out and Read Advisory Board

2009 - NAPNAP national conference planning committee member for 2010

2009 - Board Member Crisis Nursery of Rochester - member of 2009 Gala Committee

2009 - Monroe County Fatality Review Committee

2009 - NAPNAP local executive board member

2008 - NAPNAP National Clinical Expert Panel for adolescent gynecology and child maltreatment

2008 - Member of conference planning committee for NAPNAP's National Conference

2008 - Child Abuse Summit Planning Committee for Conference 4/2009

2008 - Active member of NAPNAP Executive Board

2008 - Monroe County Fatality Review Committee

2008 - Reach out and Read Advisory Baord that meets quarterly

2008 - Child Advocacy Center (CAC) - Actively participates in fundraising events

2008 - ADCOM Committee at CAC

2008 - Board Member Crisis Nursery of Rochester

Contact Us

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