Jeannine Uribe, Ph.D., R.N.

assistant professor

As an assistant professor in the School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Dr. Uribe teaches public health nursing for the undergraduate and graduate nursing students as well as international public health nursing in the RN-BSN online program.  Dr. Uribe was an assistant clinical professor at the College of Nursing and Health Professions at Drexel University, where she started a study abroad experience for the Online RN-BSN nursing program.

Dr. Uribe’s scholarship addresses nursing history with a focus on international public health nursing projects introducing U.S. nursing trends into other countries. Her clinical practice includes experience in many of the neighborhoods of Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs serving as a home care nurse, clinic nurse, and case manager.

Areas of Specialty

Public health Nursing
Public health nursing history
Community Health: Home Care
Global Health
Case Management
Nursing urban immigrants


Ph.D. Nursing, University of Pennsylvania
MSN Public Health Nursing, La Salle University School of Nursing & Health Sciences
BSN, Purdue University
ASN, Purdue University


Public Health Nursing
International Public Health Nursing

Book Chapters

Chapter: Uribe, J. (2014). History in the making: Organizing a nursing history dissertation. In M. de Chesnay (Ed.), Nursing research using historical methods. New York: Spring Publishing Company.
Chapter: Dreher, H.M. & Uribe, J. (2011). Role theory and the evolution of professional roles in nursing. In H.M. Dreher & M.E. Smith Glasgow (Eds.), Role development for doctoral advanced nursing practice (pp. 47-65). New York: Spring Publishing Company.


September, 2014
APA and writing skills. Workshop Presentations for the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York City, NY.

September, 2013
Cold War Politics and Nursing: Jessie Scott Assesses Nursing Manpower in India Through a U.S. Lens. Presentation at the Annual Convention of the American Association for the History of Nursing, Cleveland, OH.

September, 2010
Setting up Clearly Defined Lines of Authority: Nursing Leadership under Sophia Pincheira. Presentation at the International Perspectives in History of Nursing Conference, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, England.

April, 2007
All nationalities, creeds, and colors: Pan American Nursing Care. Presentation at the Spring Colloquium on the History of Caregiving, Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA.

September, 2006
Exporting public health nursing to Chile: Elizabeth W. Brackett, 1942-1944. Presentation at the Annual Convention of the American Association for the History of Nursing, Rochester, MN.

Professional Organizations

American Association for the History of Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau, International
Association of Community Health Nursing Educators