Connie M Ulrich

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Associate Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Department: Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
418 Curie Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-898-0898
Fax: 215-573-7387
Diploma (Nursing)
Williamsport Hospital School of Nursing, 1981.
BSN (Nursing)
The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, 1993.
MSN (Pediatric Community Health and Management/Nursing)
The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, 1995.
Ph.D. (Nursing Ethics)
University of Maryland, Baltimore, 2001.
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Description of Bioethics Expertise

Associate Professor of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests:
Ethics and clinical practice, professional ethics, ethics of managed care, research ethics, scientific integrity


Ulrich, CM., Wallen, G.R., Fiester, A., and Grady, C. (2005). Respondent Burden in Clinical Research: When Are We Asking Too Much of Subjects?. Ethics & Human Research, 27 (4), 17-20.

Ulrich, CM. & Soeken, KL. (2005). A Path Analytic Model of Ethical Conflict in Practice and Autonomy in a Sample of Nurse Practitioners. Nursing Ethics, 12(3), 305-316.

Ulrich, CM, Danis, M., Koziol, D., Garrett-Meyer, E., Hubbard, R., & Grady, C. (2005). Does it Pay to Pay? A Randomized Trial of Prepaid Financial Incentives and Lottery Incentives in Surveys of Nonphysician Healthcare Professionals. Nursing Research, 54(3), 178-183.

Wallen, G.R., Ulrich, c., Grady, C. (2005). Learning about a "Good Death": Ethical Considerations in Palliative Care Nursing Research. Delaware Nurses Association Reporter, 30(2), 8-9.

Jairath, N, Ulrich, CM, Ley, C. (2004). Ethical Considerations in the Recruitment of Research Subjects From Hospitalized, Cardiovascular Patient Populations. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.

Ulrich, C., Grady, C., Wendler, D. (2004, September). Palliative Care: A Supportive Adjunct to Pediatric Phase I Clinical Trials for Anti-cancer Agents? Pediatrics, 114(3),

Ulrich, C., & Grady, C. (2004). Guest Editorial: Financial Incentives and Response Rates in Nursing Research. Nursing Research, 53(2), 73-74. .

Ulrich, C., Soeken, K., & Miller, N.(2003). Predictors of autonomy in nurse practitioners: Effects of organizational, ethical and market characteristics. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 15(7), 319-327.

Ulrich, C., & Grady, C. (2003). Guest editorial: Research mentors: An understated value?. Nursing Research, 52(3), 139.

Ulrich, C., Soeken, K., & Miller, N.(2003). Ethical conflict associated with managed care: Views of nurse practitioners. Nursing Research, 52(3), 168-175.

Ulrich, C., Wallen, G., & Grady, C.(2002). Guest editorial: Research vulnerability and patient advocacy: Balance seeking perspectives for the clinical nurse scientist?. Nursing Research, 51(2), 71.

Ulrich, C., Wallen, G., Grady, C.(2002). Nurse-staffing levels and quality of care in hospitals. Letter to the editor. New England Journal of Medicine, 347(14), 1118-1119.

Ulrich, C.(2001). Editorial comment: Need for knowledge of ethics. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 53(4), 306.

Ulrich, C.(1997). Where's whaldo? In search of the wisest healthcare alternative long-term delivery organization. AORN, 65(2), 417-418.
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