PhD, APRN, BC, FAAN
Associate Dean, Graduate Programs
The Ursula Springer Leadership Professor in Nursing
726 Broadway, 10th FloorNew York, NY 10003
Areas of Specialization
Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health
PhD, 1984, New York University
MA, 1967, New York University
BSN, 1965, Adelphi University
Dr. Haber is the Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Ursula Springer Leadership Professor in Nursing. For the past 13 years she has been the Associate Dean for Graduate Programs in the NYU College of Nursing where she has been the academic leader for 15 master’s programs, including eight nurse practitioner programs, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program. She is also the leader of two NYU College of nursing managed centers, both nurse practitioner managed primary care practices. Dr. Haber is internationally recognized as a clinician and educator in psychiatric-mental health nursing as well as for her award winning classic textbook Comprehensive Psychiatric Nursing. Dr. Haber is also an internationally recognized expert in evidence-based practice; she is editor of the award winning text, Nursing Research: Methods and Critical Appraisal for Evidence-based Practice, now in its 7th edition and translated into five languages. She is the author of over 80 peer reviewed articles and book chapters on psychiatric nursing, advanced practice nursing, and evidence-based practice, is a frequent presenter at professional conferences, and the recipient of numerous federal and foundation program grants.
Honors and Awards
2011, Distinguished Teaching Award, New York University
2009, Excellence in Cancer Nursing Research Award, Oncology Nursing Society
2008, Distinguished Alumni Award, NYU College of Nursing
2005, Psychiatric Nurse of the Year Award, American Psychiatric Nurses Association
2005, Excellence in Research Award, American Psychiatric Nurses Association
RN, New York
APRN, New York
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
American Nurses Association
Connecticut Nurses Association
Connecticut Society of Nurse Psychotherapists
Council of Connecticut Mental Health Providers
New York State Nurses Association
American Psychiatric Nurses Association
Sigma Theta Tau-Alpha Omega and Upsilon Chapters
National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty
Clinical Practice / Clinical Interests
Psychiatric Nursing, primary care, family therapy, individuals and families coping with the psychological and social impact of acute and chronic illness
(2010). Nursing research: Methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice. St. Louis: Mosby Elsevier.
(2010). The effect of providing information about lymphedema on the cognitive and symptom outcomes of breast cancer survivors. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 17, 1847-1853. 10.1245/s10434-010-0941-3.
(2009). Differences in physical, emotional, and social adjustment of intimate, family, and nonfamily patient-partner dyads based on a breast cancer intervention study. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36 , E185-E197. 10.1188/09.ONF.E185-E197.
(2009). Evidence-based practice challenge: Teaching critical appraisal of systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines to graduate students. Journal of Nursing Education, 48 , 186-195.
(2009). The inextricable nature of mental and physical health: Implications for integrative care. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 15, 371-382. 10.1177/1078390309352513 .
(2009). The oral-systemic connection in primary care. Nurse Practitioner, 34, 43-48. 10.1097/01.NPR.0000346593.51066.b2.
(2008). Breast cancer: Education, counseling, and adjustment among patients and partners: A randomized clinical trial. Nursing Research, 57, 199-213. 10.1097/01.NNR.0000319496.67369.37.
(2006). The research process: Integrating evidence-based practice. In G. LoBiondo-Wood, & J. Haber (Eds.), Nursing research: Methods and critical appraisal for evidence-based practice, (pp. 27-45). St. Louis: Mosby Elsevier.