Rubab Itrat Qureshi
Associate Professor
Rutgers School of Nursing
Suite 362 Ackerson Hall
180 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102

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Email Address: rubab.qureshi@rutgers.edu
Homepage Address: https://oirap.rutgers.edu/Facsurv/html/Rubab_Itrat_Qureshi.html
  Education
Highest Earned Degree
PhD Urban Systems. Joint program of New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rutgers and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. 2010
Dissertation
Experiences of pregnancy, childbirth and the post-partum period in urban and suburban Pakistani women. May 2010.
Advisor: Jeffrey Backstrand PhD. Associate Professor UMDNJ-SON
  Publications
Chapters in Books or Monographs
2019: Qureshi, R. I. Disempowerment and Migrant Populations. In Social Pathways to Health Vulnerability (pp. 73-104). Springer, Cham.

2018: Qureshi, R. I. Case Study: Caring for a Pakistani Male Who Has Sex with Other Men. In Global Applications of Culturally Competent Health Care: Guidelines for Practice (pp. 267-271). Springer, Cham.

2017: Moola S, Munn Z, Tufanaru C, Aromataris E, Sears K, Sfetcu R, Currie M, Lisy K, Qureshi R, Mattis P, Mu P. Chapter 7: Systematic reviews of etiology and risk. In: Aromataris E, Munn Z (Editors). Joanna Briggs Institute Reviewer's Manual. The Joanna Briggs Institute. Available from https://reviewersmanual.joannabriggs.org/
Articles in Refereed Journals
Published
2020: Qureshi, R., Zha, P., & Porter, S. (2020). An Assessment of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health Competencies Among Bachelors-Prepared Registered Nurses in Graduate-Level Study. Academic Medicine, 95(12S), S113-S120.

2019: Zha, P., Qureshi, R., Porter, S., Chao, Y. Y., Pacquiao, D., Chase, S., & O’Brien-Richardson, P. Utilizing a Mobile Health Intervention to Manage Hypertension in an Underserved Community. Western journal of nursing research, 0193945919847937.

2018: Porter, S., Qureshi, R., & Benenson, I. Understanding Congenital Syphilis. Infants & Young Children, 31(4), 287-296.

2018: Qureshi, R., Jadotte, Y., Zha, P., Porter, S. A., Holly, C., Salmond, S., & Watkins, E. A. (2018). The association between prenatal exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and childhood obesity: a systematic review. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 16(8), 1643-1662.

2018: Baćak, V., Thurman, K., Eyer, K., Qureshi, R., Bird, J. D., Rivera, L. M., & Kim, S. A. Incarceration as a Health Determinant for Sexual Orientation and Gender Minority Persons. American journal of public health, (0), e1-e6.

2017: Qureshi, R., Porter, S., & Zha, P. Social determinants of health monitoring in pediatric primary care: Importance, screening, intervention, and follow-up. New Jersey Pediatrics. Winter 2017, 24-29.

2017: Qureshi, R. I., Zha, P., Kim, S., Hindin, P., Naqvi, Z., Holly, C., ... & Ritch, W. Health care needs and care utilization among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender populations in New Jersey. Journal of homosexuality, 65(2), 167-180.

2017: Jadotte, YT, Chase, SM, Qureshi, RI, Holly, C, Salmond, S. (2017). The HCAHPS Survey as a Potential Tool for Measuring Organizational Interprofessional Competency at American Hospitals Nationwide: A Content Analysis Study of Concept Validity. Health and Interprofessional Practice 3(2):eP1119.
Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.7710/2159-1253.1119

2016: Qureshi, R. I., Pacquiao, D. F. & Diegmann, E. K. (2016). Cultural practices of Pakistani immigrant women during pregnancy and childbirth. Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare, 83-93. doi: 10.9730/ojccnh.org/v6n1a6

2015: Porter, S., Qureshi, R., Caldwell, B. A., Echevarria, M., Dubbs, W. B., & Sullivan, M. W. (2016). Developmental Surveillance and Screening Practices by Pediatric Primary Care Providers: Implications for Early Intervention Professionals. Infants & Young Children, 29(2), 91-101.

2015: Moola, S., Munn, Z., Sears, K., Sfetcu, R., Currie, M., Lisy, K., Tufanaru, C., Qureshi, R., Mattis, P., and Mu, P. (2015). Conducting systematic reviews of association (etiology): The Joanna Briggs Institute's approach, pg. 163-169.

2013: Qureshi, R., & Jadotte, Y. (2013). The association between prenatal exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and childhood obesity: a systematic review protocol. JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 11(6), 225-236.

2013: Qureshi, R., & Pacquiao, D. F. (2013). Ethnographic Study of Experiences of Pakistani Women Immigrants With Pregnancy, Birthing, and Postpartum Care in the United States and Pakistan. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 24(4), 355-362

2012: Qureshi, R. Cochrane Review Summary: Continuous support for women during childbirth (Hodnett ED, Gates S, Hofmeyr GJ, Sakala C, Weston J. Continuous support for women during childbirth. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 2.
Work in Progress
2020: Zha, Peijia; Mahat, Ganga; Qureshi, Rubab; Zhao, Liang; Shen, Qu; Chao, Ying-Yu; Liu, Yang. Utilizing WeChat Intervention to Improve HIV/AIDS Education among Chinese College Students. Health Education Journal. Submitted for consideration.
Accepted or In Press
2020: Zha, P., Qureshi, R., Sickora, C., Porter, S. A., Chase, S. M., & Chao, Y. Y. Development of a patient-nurse trust scale in an underserved community setting. Journal of Community Health Nursing. 37(1). 1-11. doi.org/10.1080/07370016.2020.1693093.
Electronic Publications, Refereed
2018: Porter, S., Qureshi, R., Echevarria, M., Watkins, A., Baker, N. National best practices: screening tools for economic instability in pediatric primary care. PROSPERO 2018 CRD42018090214 Available from: http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.php?ID=CRD42018090214
2016: Qureshi, R. I., Pacquiao, D. F. & Diegmann, E. K. Cultural practices of Pakistani immigrant women during pregnancy and childbirth. Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare, 83-93. doi: 10.9730/ojccnh.org/v6n1a6
Electronic Publications, Not Refereed
2020: Porter, S., Qureshi, R., Zha, P., Rawlins, L., Seaman, K., Roberts, M., Holly, C., Allread, V. Just a diaper rash? A population health/social determinants of health case study. A project funded by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. https://www.aacnnursing.org/Population-Health-Nursing/Case-Studies
2017: Porter, S., Qureshi, R., Chase, S., Allread, V., & Salmond, S. Addressing the Effects of Psychological Trauma in a Community Using a Social Determinants of Health Approach: A Case Study. Rutgers School of Nursing, Association for Prevention, Teaching and Research & Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Available on-line August 2017 https://aptr.site-ym.com/page/SDOHcasestudies.
Other Publications
2012: Qureshi, R. Cultural practices of Pakistani immigrant women in the US during pregnancy, childbirth, and post partum. Taiwan Medical University Language and Cultural Forum

2013: Qureshi, R. Perceptions and Adaptation of Parenting Practices Among South Asian Immigrants.(Poster) Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD).
  Teaching Activities
Courses Taught
Advanced Pathophysiology (Graduate),
Advanced Human Physiology and Pathophysiology (Graduate),
Social Determinants of Health (Graduate),
Epidemiology and Population Health (Graduate)
Urban Health Systems: History, Structure and Challenges (Graduate)
Advanced Health Promotion Across Diverse Cultures (Graduate),
Special Courses Taught
Institute for Comprehensive Systematic Review Examining Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence in Health Care
  Papers, Abstracts, and Lectures
Invited Addresses
2017: Social Determinants of Population health. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey 5th Annual Patient-Centered Summi, October 4, 2017, New Brunswick, NJ.
Papers, Abstracts, and Lectures
2018: Qureshi, R., Jadotte, Y., Zha, P., Porter, Holly, C., Salmond, S., Watkins, E. A Systematic Review of the Association between Prenatal Exposure to Environmental Tobacco Smoke and Childhood Obesity.
Joanna Briggs Institute 10th Biennial Colloquium 2018. Belgium.
2017: Qureshi, R., Zha, P. (2017) Assessing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) health competencies among graduate nurses. 43rd Annual Conference. Transcultural Nursing Society. New Orleans LA.
2017: Qureshi, R., Hindin, P., & Chase, S. (2017) ‘Daughter’s will not listen’: A qualitative study of Pakistani parenting practices. Podium presented at Sigma Theta Tau International, 44th Biennial Convention, Indianapolis, IN.
2016: Qureshi, R., Hindin, P., Chase, S. (2016). An exploration of gender preference, perceptions and adaptation of parenting practices among South Asian immigrants in the United States. APHA 2016 Annual Meeting and Exposition. Denver CO.
2015: Jadotte, Yuri., Chase, Sabrina, Qureshi, Rubab, Holly, Cheryl, Salmond, Susan. (2015). Feasibility of the HCAHPS Survey as a Tool for Measuring Interprofessional Competency at American Hospitals Nationwide: a Content Analysis Study 41sth Annual Conference Of The Transcultural Nursing Society
2014: Qureshi, R. Role of immigration in modification of cultural practices during birthing. (2014). 6th Annual Health Disparities Conference. Teachers College Columbia University, New York.
2012: Qureshi, R: Modification of Cultural Practices During Pregnancy, Childbirth and Post partum: Role of Immigration. (2012). Urban Systems Conference, Urban Change through Education Health and Environment, Newark NJ
2011: Qureshi, R. Modification of Cultural Practices During Pregnancy, Childbirth and Post partum: Role of Immigration.(2011). Transcultural Nursing Society Conference, Las Vegas.