Terri Lipman, PhD, CRNP, FAAN

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Background

    Selected Publications, Honors and Professional Activities

    Awards and Honors

    The Lillian Sholtis Brunner Award for Innovative Practice in Nursing, Alumni Association, University of Pennsylvania  School of Nursing

    Excellence in Nursing Research Award, Society of Pediatric Nurses

    Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching

    Endocrine Society Best Abstract Award – Endocrine Nurses Society

    Editor’s Citation as Best Illustrated Article in Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing in 1987

    Marion R. Gregory Dissertation Proposal Award, University of Pennsylvania

    Best Abstract Award - National Cooperative Growth Study Meeting

    Excellence in Clinical Practice Award, Society of Pediatric Nurses

    Best Research Abstract Award, Society of Pediatric Nurses

    Books and Chapters

    2010

    Lipman, TH. The pediatric nurse practitioner and the child with type 1 diabetes: Partnership and collaboration. In: E. Sullivan Marx, DO McGivern, JA Fairman, SA Greenberg, editors. Nurse Practitioners: The Evolution and Future of Advanced Practice (5th Edition). New York: Springer; 2010. p. 199-204.

    2009

    Lipman, TH. The Sayre High School- Penn University assisted community school initiatives. In: FE Johnston & I Harkavy, editors. The Obesity Culture: Strategies for Change. Cambridgeshire United Kingdom: Smith-Gordon; 2009. p. 113-121, 148.

    2005

    Lipman TH. Clinical decision making. In J.J. Fitzpatrick, & M. Wallace (eds). Encyclopedia of Nursing Research. (2nd Ed.). New York: Springer, 2005, 79-80.

    2004

    Barnsteiner J, Kurlowicz L, Lipman TH, Spatz D, Stringer L. Promoting the application of an evidence base in academic practice: The role of the clinician educator. In L.K. Evans, & N.M. Lang (eds). Academic Nursing Practice: Shaping the Future of Healthcare. New York: Springer 2004, 205-218. 

    Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    1998 - Present, The American Journal of Maternal - Child Nursing (MCN) Column Author- “Toward Evidence-Based Practice”

    Academic positions

    2008 - Present, Professor of Nursing of Children, Division of Family and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA

    2008 - Present, Program Director, Nursing of Children Acute/ Chronic and Oncology, Nurse Practitioner Programs

    2007 - Present, Associated Faculty, Graduate Program in Public Health Studies, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

    Memberships in Professional Organizations

    Fellow, American Academy of Nursing

    National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners

    Pediatric Endocrinology Nursing Society- Research Chair (2004 -2006), Grant Director  (2006- present)

    Endocrine Nurses’ Society

    Endocrine Society

    Society of Pediatric Nurses

    Eastern Nursing Research Society

    Co-chair- Pennsylvania Diabetes Surveillance Committee

    Member, Executive Leadership Team - Pennsylvania Diabetes Action Partnership

    Original Papers

    2011

    TODAY Study Group, Wilfley D, Berkowitz R, Goebel-Fabbri A, Hirst K, Ievers-Landis C, Lipman TH, Marcus M, Ng D, Pham T, Saletsky R, Schanuel J, Van Buren D. Binge eating, mood, and quality of life in youth with type 2 diabetes: baseline data from the today study. Diabetes Care. 2011 Apr;34(4):858-60. Epub 2011 Feb 28.

    Lipman TH, Schucker MM, Ratcliffe SJ, Holmberg T, Baier S, Deatrick JA. Diabetes risk factors in children: a partnership between nurse practitioner and high school students. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2011 Jan-Feb;36(1):56-62.

    Lipman TH. Diabetes: an array of issues for maternal-child nurses. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2011 Jan-Feb;36(1):7.

    Howe CJ, Ratcliffe SJ, Tuttle A, Dougherty S, Lipman TH. Needle anxiety in children with type 1 diabetes and their mothers. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2011 Jan-Feb;36(1):25-31.

    Levitt Katz LE, Magge SN, Hernandez ML, Murphy KM, McKnight HM, Lipman T. Glycemic control in youth with type 2 diabetes declines as early as two years after diagnosis. J Pediatr. 2011 Jan;158(1):106-11.

    2010

    Lipman, T.H. Toward evidence-based practice. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2010; 35, 176-178.

    2009

    Deatrick JA, Lipman TH, Gennaro S, Sommers M, de Leon Siantz ML, Mooney-Doyle K, Hollis G, Jemmott LS. Fostering health equity: clinical and research training strategies from nursing education. Kaohsiung J Med Sci. 2009 Sep;25(9):479-85.

    Lipman TH, Euler D, Markowitz GR, Ratcliffe SJ. Evaluation of linear measurement and growth plotting in an inpatient pediatric setting. J Pediatr Nurs. 2009 Aug;24(4):323-9. Epub 2009 Apr 14.

    2008

    Howe CJ, Jawad AF, Kelly SD, Lipman TH. Weight related concerns and behaviors in children and adolescents with type I diabetes. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 13; 376-385, 2008.

    Lipman TH. Toward evidence-based practice. American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing (MCN), 33: 192-193, 2008.

    Lipman TH. Toward evidence-based practice. American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing (MCN), 33: 192-193, 2008.

    Howe CJ, Jawad AF, Kell, SD, Lipman TH. Weight related concerns and behaviors in children and adolescents with type I diabetes. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 13; 376-385, 2008. 

    2007

    Katz LEL, Jawad AF, Ganesh J, Abraham M, Murphy K, Lipman TH. Fasting c-peptide and insulin-like growth factor-binding protein-1 levels help to distinguish childhood type 1 and type 2 diabetes at diagnosis. Pediatric Diabetes, 8: 53-59, 2007.

    Posters and Presentations

    2008

    “Pediatric Endocrine Disorders”, Thomas Jefferson School of Allied Health, Philadelphia, March 25, 2008.

    “Growth Assessment in School Aged Children: How, Why and When?” and “Common Endocrine Problems in School aged Children”, New Jersey State School Nurses Conference, Monmouth, NJ, March, 15, 2008.

    The Importance of Accurate Linear Growth Assessment, Roche Products Ltd, WA18221 Investigator Meeting, Rome, Italy, April 3-5, 2008.

    Case Presentation Workshop. Pediatric Endocrinology Nursing Society Convention, Cincinnati, OH, April, 16, 2008.

    Pediatric Endocrinology Nursing Research: At the Bedside? In the Community? Anything is Possible. Pediatric Endocrinology Nursing Society Convention, Cincinnati, OH, April 17, 2008.

    University-Assisted Community Schools, Health Promotion, & Youth Engagement. With Johnston FE, Hamilton R, Speed A, Axelrod R. Coalition for Community Schools Forum, Portland, OR, April 29, 2008.

  • Education and Training

    Additional Training

    PhD, CRNP, MSN - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP)

    Undergraduate Degree

    BSN - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

    Associate Professor of Pediatric Nursing

  • Centers and Programs
  • Research Interests

    The epidemiology of type 1 diabetes in children
    Growth assessment in children
    Thyroid disorders in children with type 1 diabetes
    Racial disparities in the identification and treatment of children with endocrine disorders
    Abdominal adiposity as a risk factor for insulin resistance and cardiovascular disease
    Environmental influences on childhood obesity