Adrienne Berarducci, PhD, ARNP, BC, CCD, FAANP
Associate Professor
 
E-mail: aberardu@health.usf.edu Voicemail:(813) 974-9295
Research Interests
  • Health Promotion, Women's Health, Osteoporosis Outcomes Research, Risk Communication and Health Education
  • Research on Instrument Development/Testing

Latest Studies
  • Berarducci, A. Principal Investigator, "Incidence of Injuries and Fractures following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity". In progress.
  • Berarducci, A. Principal Investigator, "Assessment of Gait, Balance and Proprioception in the Morbidly Obese". In progress.
  • Berarducci, A. Principal Investigator, "The Effects of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity on Bone Mineral Density and Bone Turnover Markers". In progress
  • Berarducci, A. Principal Investigator. "Women's Perceived Risk of Osteoporosis, Heart Disease, and Breast Cancer". In progress.

Recent Publications
  • Berarducci, A. (2002). "The effects of an osteoporosis preventive cognitive/behavioral intervention on midlife women". Southern Nursing Research Society 16th Annual Conference. San Antonio, Texas.
  • Berarducci, A. (2002). "The effects of an osteoporosis preventive cognitive/behavioral intervention on midlife women". Health Sciences Research Day. University of South Florida. Tampa, Florida.
  • Lengacher, C. A., Bennett, M. P., Kip, K. E., & Berarducci, A. (2002). "Design and testing of the use of complementary/alternative therapies (CAM) survey in women with breast cancer". State of the Science Conference. Washington, D.C.

Educational Background
  • PhD (Nursing), 2001, University of South Florida, College of Nursing, Tampa, FL
  • Post-Masters (Biostatistics and Women's Health), 1996, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
  • MS (Nursing), 1989, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
  • BS (Nursing), 1987, Daemen College, Amherst, New York
  • RN Diploma, 1976, Sisters of Charity Hospital Nursing, School of Nursing, Buffalo, NY