Judith A. Maloni, PhD, MSN

Professor Emerita
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing

Teaching Information

Teaching Interests

  • Pregnancy and Childbearing
  • Activity/Exercise and Inactivity
  • Evidence Based Practice in Women's Health Issues
  • Research Methodology

Research Information

Research Interests

  • Pregnancy
  • Bedrest and High Risk Pregnancy
  • Effects on Inactivity and Exercise
  • Perinatal Depression

Research Projects

  • Principal Investigator, "High Risk Pregnancy-Side Effects of Hospital Bedrest," National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, RO1-NR03323. Funding for this study is finished, but analysis continues to be done.
  • "REBOUND:  Postpartum Rrecovery after Pregnancy Bed Rest."  Pilot study is one of several studies under the umbrella of the NIH NINR-funded SMART Center. PI: Shirley Moore. “Center of Excellence to Build the Science of Self-Management: A Systems Approach."

Training Projects

  • Core Faculty, "Childbearing, Childrearing, Caregiving Research Training," National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, T32 NR07108.



Doctor of Philosophy
Parent/MC Nursing
University of Pittsburgh
Master of Science in Nursing
University of Pittsburgh
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Carlow College
Diploma, Nursing
Mercy Hospital

Residencies, Internships and Fellowships

Post Doctoral Training
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Nurse Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania