Lori A. Edwards, DrPH, BSN, RN, CNS-PCH, BC

Lori A. Edwards, DrPH, BSN, RN, CNS-PCH, BC
  • Assistant Professor
    Family and Community Health
Location:
Room 665D, School of Nursing Building
Phone:
410-706-1929
Office Hours:
TBA
Email:
edwards@umaryland.edu

Education

  • BSN, Nursing, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Nursing
  • MPH, Health Policy; Occupational Health Nursing, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • DrPH, Occupational Health , Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2012

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants, and Sponsored Research

  • Date:
    2014 - 2018
    Title:
    New Nursing Faculty Fellowship
    Sponsoring Organization:
    MHEC
    Role:
    Principal

Research Activity

  • Duration:
    2016 - 2017
    Title:
    Community Attitudes in Southwest Baltimore
    Status:
    Complete

Publications

  • Swanberg, J. A., Nichols, H., Clouser, J., Clark, P., Edwards, L., Bush, A., et al (2018, March 3). Systematic Review of Community Health Workers Role in Occupational Safety and Health Research. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 20 (101), 1-16. United States. doi:DOI: 10.1007/s10903-018-0739-0
  • Edwards, L., Olsen, J., Fancher, H. & Nichols, H. M. (2016, November 1). Facilitating Student Safety in Communities: Applying an International Model in an Urban U. S. City.. Annals of global health, 82 (6), 1064-1069. doi:10.1016/j.aogh.2016.11.003
  • Byon, H. D., Storr, C. L., Edwards, L. A. & Lipscomb, J. A. (2016, December). Client history and violence on direct care workers in the home care setting. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 59 (12), 1130-1135. Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/ajim.22652
  • Rowthorn, V., Edwards, L., Lipscomb, J. & Olsen, J. (2016, November 1). Global to Local: Methods and Models.. Annals of global health, 82 (6), 951-954. doi:10.1016/j.aogh.2016.11.009
  • Edwards, L. (2016, November 18). Book review of Caregiving for Alzheimer's Disease: A compassionate guide for clinicians and loved ones by Verna Benner Carson, Katherine Johnson Vanderhost, and Harold G. Koenig. Activities, Adaptation, & Aging, 40 (4), 343-344. New York, NY, USA: Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. Routledge. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01924788.2016.1239957?tab=permissions&scroll=top&

Presentations

  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    The Real B’More Story: Strong and Resilient
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    National Association of School Nurses Conference - 50th anniversary 2018
    Sponsoring Organization:
    National Association of School Nurses
    Location:
    Baltimore MD
  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Baltimore: The importance of Smallitmore in peace building communities
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Rising Coventry Global Peace Forum
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Coventry University
    Location:
    Coventry England
  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Realities and rewards of public health practice
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Grand Rounds at Public Health Program
    Sponsoring Organization:
    University of Maryland
    Location:
    Baltimore MD
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Seeing the City - A view of Social Determinants of Health
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Rising Baltimore
    Sponsoring Organization:
    University of Maryland
    Location:
    Baltimore MD
  • Year:
    2016
    Title:
    Structural racism: A case study about one U.S. city and what public health nurses can do to address this social justice problem
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    The 4th International Global Network of Public Health Nursing Conference
    Sponsoring Organization:
    International Global Network of Public Health Nursing
    Location:
    Billund Denmark
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Fostering leadership and advocacy among future health, law, and social service professionals: A Baltimore model
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Maryland-DC Campus Compact Conference
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland-DC Campus Compact
    Location:
    Towson MD United States

Areas of Specialization

  • Community health and community engagement; Program development and evaluation; Community based participatory research; occupational health; global health; vulnerable populations

Honors/Awards

  • Name:
    Faculty Award for Civic Engagement
    Sponsoring organization:
    Maryland - DC Campus Compact
    Date:
    April 2017
  • Name:
    Alumnae Honorary Induction
    Sponsoring organization:
    Delta Omega National Honorary Society of Public Health
    Date:
    May 2017
  • Name:
    Birdland Community Hero
    Sponsoring organization:
    Baltimore Orioles Office of Promotions
    Date:
    July 2016
  • Name:
    The Carm Dorsey Public Health Nurse Award
    Sponsoring organization:
    Julie Community Center
    Date:
    October 2016