Fiorentino, Lisa

Fiorentino, Lisa

Dr. Lisa Fiorentino
Associate Professor of Nursing and Director of the Center for Rural Health Practice
Center for Rural Health Practice

Contact Information:


814-362-7646 FAX# 814-362-5044
Seneca Building 2 Main Street, Suite 214

Degrees and Credentials:
Ph.D. SUNY - Buffalo
M.A. Anthropology, SUNY - Buffalo
M.S. Nursing, SUNY - Buffalo
B.S. Nursing, Niagara University
Diploma Nursing Education , Niagara College Mack School of Nursing
Academic Focus:

Courses taught include: 
NUR 0212 Comprehensive Nursing (Leadership)
NUR 1302 Professional Nursing Concepts
NUR 1310 Ethical Dimensions of Professional Practice
NUR 1401 Nursing Research
NUR 1415 Field Research Methods
NUR 1455 Nursing Leadership
PEDC 0174 Fundamentals of Ice Skating
FS 0102 Freshman Seminar


Short Bio:

Dr. Lisa Fiorentino has been a member of the nursing faculty at Pitt-Bradford since 1985 and served as Director of Nursing & Radiological Science for 22 years.

Dr. Fiorentino is an avid figure skater and former ice hockey player-- her favorite teams include the Buffalo Sabres and the Detroit Red Wings and her idols include Bobby Orr, Gilbert Perreault, and Stevie Yzerman.

In addition, she enjoys walking, cycling, snowshoeing, cooking (particularly Italian cuisine), movies (comedy), music (all kinds), Chinese opera, playing the piano, and spending time in New York City. Dr. Fiorentino sailed on the fall 2004 Semester at Sea around the world voyage, traveling to nine different countries during the 100-day trip.


Friendship Table, Board Member

Bradford Hospital Auxiliary, Board Member; Scholarship Committee, Member

Niagara University Nursing Advisory Council, Member

Trocaire College Baccalaureate Nursing Advisory Council

Northwest PA Area Health Education Center (AHEC), Board Member

Professional Affiliations:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (formerly the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission), Program Evaluator for Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Nursing

American Anthropological Association

American Nurses Association

Niagara Falls Skating Academy (formerly Stamford Skating Club)