Our Faculty

Andrea Sonenberg

Professor

College of Health Professions

Graduate Nursing

Location
  • @Pleasantville

Education


PhD , Columbia University, Graduate School of Nursing , New York City, NY , 2007
Health Policy & Research

MS , Georgetown University, School of Nursing , 1990
Graduate Program Midwifery, Nursing

BS , Syracuse University, College of Nursing , 1986
Nursing

BA , Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences , 1982
Biology/Neurobiology & Behavior

Awards and Honors

  • New York Academy of Medicine, November 2, 2017 - Fellowship
  • Pace University-College of Health Professions, April 4, 2017 - 2017 Dean's Award for Outstanding Research/Scholarship
  • National Academies of Practice , April 2015 - Fellowship, Distinguished Policy
  • 2013 - Tenure and Promotion to Associate Professor
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing, March 2013 - Fellowship, Faculty Policy Intensive
  • 1995 - Who's Who Among American Nurses 1994 - Who's Who Among American Nurses
  • Georgetown University Graduate School of Nursing, May 1990 - Scholae Studiorum Superiorum
  • 1989 - Who's Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities
  • Syracuse University, 1986 - Eta Pi Upsilon, Syracuse University Women's Honorary Society
  • 1986 - National Dean's List
  • Syracuse University, 1986 - Rhodes and Marshall Scholarship Candidacy Invitation
  • 1986 - Who's Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities
  • Syracuse University, College of Nursing, May 1986 - Alice B. Reynolds Award for Nursing Excellence
  • Syracuse University, College of Nursing, May 1986 - Senior Class Marshall
  • Syracuse University, College of Nursing, May 1986 - Summa Cum Laude
  • Syracuse University, May 1986 - University Marshall Semifinalist
  • 1985 - National Dean's List
  • Syracuse University, 1985 - Rhodes and Marshall Scholarship Candidacy Invitation

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES

  • - Basic Life Support
  • - Neonatal Resuscitation
  • NYS, August - Nurse Practitioner
    OB/GYN: License #F360212-1
  • NYS, August - Certified Nurse-Midwife/Board Certified AMCB
    License # F000454-1
  • NYS, August - Registered Nurse
    License # 422910-1

Publications


Bezerril, M. d., Chiavone, F. B., Mariz, C. M., Sonenberg, A., Enders, B. C. & Santos, V. E. Prática avançada de enfermagem na América Latina e Caribe: análise de contexto. Acta Paulista de Enfermagem. Vol 31 (Issue 6) , pages 636-643. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1982-0194201800087

Olímpio, J. d., Araújo, J. N., Pitombeira, D. O., Enders, B. C., Sonenberg, A. & Vitor, A. F. Prática Avançada de Enfermagem: uma análise conceitual. Acta Paulista de Enfermagem. Vol 31 (Issue 6) , pages 674-680. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1982-0194201800092

Dorritie, R., Fiore-Lopez, N. & Sonenberg, A. (2020, March). Leading for change. Nursing Management (Springhouse). Vol 51 (Issue 3) , pages 14-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.numa.0000654844.72394.8f

Knepper, H., Sonenberg, A. & Levine, H. (2018). The Socio-Environmental Context of our Actions: Marginalization and its influence on building a culture of health-Part 2. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. Vol 40 (Issue 4)

Sonenberg, A. & Sepulveda-Pacsi, A. L. (2018, February). Medicare Payment: Advanced Care Planning. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners. Vol 14 (Issue 2) , pages 112-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nurpra.2017.11.023

Knepper, H., Sonenberg, A. & Savage , P. Evidenced Based Policy Decisions & Population Health: Policies, Disparities, and Data Integrity. Public Administration Quarterly. , pages 23.

Knepper, H., Sonenberg, A. & Levine, H. (2017, November 16). The Socio-Environmental Context of Health: Marginalization and its influence on building a culture of health-Part 1. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. Vol 40 (Issue 3) , pages 252-387. http://jhhsa.spaef.org/articles

Sonenberg, A. & Knepper, H. (2017, March). Considering Disparities: How do nurse practitioner regulatory policies, access to care, and health outcomes vary across four states?. Nursing Outlook. Vol 65 (Issue 2) , pages 143-153. http://www.nursingoutlook.org/article/S0029-6554(16)30317-7/pdf

Glaser, E., Davis, S., Tiah, M. W., Sliney, A., Brillant, B., Subah, M. K., Nyuma, S. J., Saye, C., Daoust, P., Brownie, S., Barron, K. & Sonenberg, A. (2016, February). Nursing's response to the Harvard-LSHTM Independent Panel on the Global Response to Ebola.. Vol 387 (Issue 10021) , pages 848. http://www.academia.edu/22564823/Nursings_Response_to_the_Harvard-LSHTM_Independent_Panel_on_the_Global_Response_to_Ebola

Knepper, H., Sonenberg, A. & Levine, H. (2015, December). Cost-savings of nurse practitioner managed diabetes primary care: A preliminary Study. International Journal of Services and Standards. Vol 10 (Special Health Care Symposium) (Issue 1/2) , pages 17-31. http://www.inderscience.com/storage/f583291011174612.pdf

Sonenberg, A., Murray, E. S. & Ellen Marie, W. (2015, December). The Affordable Care Act: Historical Context and an Introduction to the State of Health Care in the United States. Mason, D. J., Outlaw, F., Gardner, D., and O'Grady, E. (Eds.), Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care. St. Louis, Missouri, USA: Saunders Elsevier. (Issue 7th)

Sonenberg, A., Knepper, H. & Pulcini, J. (2015, December). Implementing the ACA: The Influence of Nurse Practitioner Regulatory Policies on Workforce, Access to Care, and Primary Care Health Outcomes. Poverty & Public Policy. Vol 7 (Issue 4) , pages 336-356. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pop4.119/abstract;jsessionid=26395C65C3992C9907CA7F435F1C95DB.f04t04

Sonenberg, A., Leavitt, J. K. & Mondavo, W. (2015, December). Learning the Ropes. Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care (7th ed). St. Louis: Saunders Elsevier. (Issue 7th Edition)

Leavitt, J. K. & Sonenberg, A. (2015, December). Political Appointments. Policy & Politics in Nursing and health Care (7th Ed). St Louis, Missouri: Saunders Elsevier. (Issue 7th Edition)

Sonenberg, A., Londrigan, M. & Mcleod-Sordjan, R. (2015, August). The Development of a Population-based Primary Health Care Core Course for Graduate Nursing Students. Jacobs Journal of Nursing and Care. Vol 1 (Issue 1) , pages 002.

PRESENTATIONS


Sonenberg, A. (2017, September). Hospital Universitário Onofre Lopes - HUOL-UFRN. Advanced Practice Nursing: History and Role. Hospital Universitário Onofre Lopes - HUOL-UFRN, Natal, Brazil

Sonenberg, A. (2017, September). Maternity Hospital Santa Cruz. Advanced Practice Nursing: History and Role. Maternity Hospital Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, Brazil

Sonenberg, A. (2017, July). International Council of Psychologists Annual Meeting. Discussions of Research on Globalization, Culture, and Health: A Symposium-“Introducing the Family Nurse Practitioner role in Haiti: A Case Study in expanding workforce capacity & improving health outcomes in a low-resource country” (Peer reviewed; Panel Symposium). International Council of Psychologists, New York City

Sonenberg, A., Knepper, H. & Bear-Lehman, J. P. (2017, March 17). National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting. Health Disparities Across Four States: Exploring Variation Among Health Workforce, Policies, Access to Care & Services, and Population Health Outcomes. National Academies of Practice , Philadelphia, PA

Sonenberg, A., Knepper, H. & Savage, P. (2016, October). APHA 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo. Creating a Culture of Health: Policies, Disparities, and Data Integrity. American Public Health Association, Denver, CO

Sonenberg, A. & Knepper, H. (2016, June 25). Academy Health Annual Research Meeting . Exploring Disparities: How Do Health Workforce, Policies, Access to Care, and Population Health Outcomes Vary Across Four States?. Acedemy Health, Boston, MA

Sonenberg, A., Roye, C. F. & , S. (2016, April 17). Global Health Innovations Conference. Promoting Health in Haiti. Yale University & Unite for Site, New Haven, CT.

Sonenberg, A., Knepper, H. & Savage, P. (2016, April 8). National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting. Methodological challenges of investigating inter-professional workforce capacity to improve vulnerable population health outcomes. National Academies of Practice , Baltimore, MD

Knepper, H. & Sonenberg, A. (2015, November 8). Northeast Business and Economics Conference (NBEA). . Exploring Medicaid Billing, Health Outcomes, and the Impact of Nurse Practitioner Regulatory Policy: Methodological Challenges. Northeast Business and Economics Conference (NBEA), Jamaica,NY

RESEARCH INTEREST


Health workforce studies investigating associations among regulation of practice, access to care, and population health outcomes.

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Sonenberg, A. & Enders, B. C. (2018, January). Improving access to care and population health outcomes in Latin America: Building health workforce capacity with advanced practice nurses .
Pace University, College of Health Professions , Pace University , $3,000.00 . Funded,

Sonenberg, A. Implementing the ACA: The influence of nurse practitioner regulatory policies on workforce, access to care, and primary care health outcomes in four states..
Pace University, College of Health Professions , Pace University . Funded,Received 6 credits of Research Release Time

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • New York Academy of Medicine , November 2017
    Inter-professional academy committed to improving the public's health.
  • New York State Action Coalition [Co-Lead Nurses on Boards Initiative] , June 2016
  • American Public Health Association , May 2015
  • National Academies of Practice [Policy Committe] , April 17 , 2015
    Interdisciplinary professional academy.
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing [Faculty Policy Fellow] 2013
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners [Member; Research Interest Group] 2011
  • American Nurses Association [Member] 2011
  • Health Professionals Global Network [Member] 2011
  • National Association of Nurse Practitioner Faculties [Member] 2011
  • Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State [Member] 2011
  • International Council of Nurses-Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nurse Network [Member] 2009
  • Sigma Theta Tau (Omega Zeta at Large) [Member] 1986
  • Academy Health [Member] 2008
  • Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science [Member] 2007
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives [Member] 1987
  • Eastern Nursing Research Society [Member] 2005
  • National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health [Member] 2004
  • New York State Association of Licensed Midwives [Founding Board Member] 2001
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives, Hudson Valley Chapter [Legislative Director] 1996
    Legislative liaison and lobbyist
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives, Hudson Valley Chapter [Member] 1992
  • New York State Association of Licensed Midwives [Legislative Committee Member ] 2000
  • New York State Association of Licensed Midwives [Founding Secretary] 1999
  • American College of Nurse-Midwives [Program Committee] 1991
    Annual Meeting Planning

COLLEGE SERVICE

  • College of Health Professions Nominating Committee [Committee Chair]
  • College of Health Professions-Faculty Affairs Committee [Committee Member]
  • College of Health Professions-Masters in Nursing Administration Program Committee [Committee Member]

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

  • Pace University-Westchester Task Force [Committee Member]
  • Pace University, Council of Deans and Faculty on Promotion and Tenure [Committee Member]
  • Pace University-Westchester Faculty Council Grievance Committee [Committee Member]
  • Pace University MPH Program Committee [Committee Member]
  • Clinical Preceptor Tax Credit Act Development Committee [Special Institutional Assignment]
    Desc: Helped craft and lobby this new NYS legislation.
  • Pace University, Student-Faculty Research Committee [Committee Member]
  • Opioid Prevention Advisory Committee [Committee Member]
    Desc: Represented CHP-LSN on the university committee.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Committee developed the new Pace University Opioid Prevention Policy.
  • Pace University-Opioid Task Force [Committee Member]
    Desc: Offer expertise in developing recommendation to the Pace University Operations Committee regarding the creation, structure, process, and procedures of Pace University becoming an Opioid Prevention Site.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Recommendations were sent to the Pace University Operations Committee and accepted.
  • Sexual Misconduct Policy Advisory Committee [Committee Member]
    Desc: Represented CHP on this University committee.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: The committee developed the Pace University Sexual Misconduct Policy
  • Pace University, Lienhard School of Nursing, College of Health Professions Task Force on New Programs [Committee Member]
  • Pace University, Lienhard School of Nursing, Student Nurses at Pace (SNAP)

PUBLIC SERVICE

  • Haiti Sans Cervical Cancer (NGO) [Committee Member]
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