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Health Promotion and Development

  • 3500 Victoria Street
  • 440 Victoria Building
  • Phone: 412-624-3827
  • fax: 412-624-8521

The Department of Health Promotion and Development (HPD) is responsible for the Family (Individual Across the Lifespan), Pediatric Primary Care, Neonatal and Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner areas of concentration, as well as undergraduate courses in Maternity, Pediatrics, Anatomy and Physiology, Genetics and Nutrition.

Administration

Department Chair Dr. Denise Charron-Prochownik,
PhD, RN, CRNP, FAAN
412-624-6953 dcpro@pitt.edu
Vice Chair for Administration Donna Nativio,
PhD, CRNP, FAAN
412-624-3832 dgn@pitt.edu
Vice Chair for Research Yvette Conley, PhD 412-383-7641 yconley@pitt.edu
Department Administrator Michelle Bergman 412-624-2059 mbergman@pitt.edu

 

Undergraduate Courses

Anatomy and Physiology      
Children and Families      
Genetics      
Mothers, Newborns and Families      
Nutrition      

 

Master's and Doctor of Nursing Practice Areas of Concentration

Coordinator of: Donna Nativo,
PhD, CRNP, FAAN
412-624-3832 dgn@pitt.edu
Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner    
Family (Individual Across The Lifespan ) Nurse Practitioner      
Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner      
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner      

 

PhD Catherine M. Bender,
PhD, RN, FAAN
412-624-3594 cbe100@pitt.edu