Joseph Perazzo

Joseph Daniel Perazzo

Asst Professor

Procter Hall


CON AD for Nursing Research - 0038

Professional Summary

Dr. Perazzo is a research faculty member at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. He completed a T32 NIH Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Symptom Science at Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University. 

Dr. Perazzo's research interests involve interdisciplinary collaboration to develop clinically translatable, patient-centered  interventions to help people living with HIV link with and stay in care, and prevent or mitigate the onset of age-related comorbid conditions.


Peer Reviewed Publications

Perazzo, Joseph D (2017. )Transitioning newly diagnosed patients with HIV into care.The Nurse practitioner, ,42 (5 ),44-49

Pritchard, Tracy J; Perazzo, Joseph D; Holt, Julie A; Fishback, Benjamin P; McLaughlin, Michaela; Bankston, Karen D; Glazer, Greer (2016. )Evaluation of a Summer Bridge: Critical Component of the Leadership 2.0 Program.The Journal of nursing education, ,55 (4 ),196-202

Perazzo, Joseph; Reyes, Darcel; Webel, Allison (2017. )A Systematic Review of Health Literacy Interventions for People Living with HIV.AIDS and behavior, ,21 (3 ),812-821

Perazzo, Joseph; Haas, Stephen; Webel, Allison; Voss, Joachim (2017. )Role of the Internet in Care Initiation by People Living With HIV.Research in nursing & health, ,40 (1 ),43-50

Perazzo, Joseph; Webel, Allison (2016. )Alcohol Use and HIV Self-management.The Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care : JANAC, ,28 (2 ),295-299

Zehler, Joyce; Covert, Cheryl; Seiler, Lisa; Lewis, Margaret; Perazzo, Joseph; Beery, Theresa A (2015. )One rung at a time: what affects clinical ladder participation?.Nursing management, ,46 (4 ),30-7

Corless I.; Dawson-Rose C.; Eller L.; Holzemer W.; Johnson M.; Kemppainen J.; Lindgren T.; Matshediso E.; Mogobe K.; Nicholas P.; Nokes K.; Perazzo J.; Portillo C.; Reid P.; Rivero-Méndez M.; Smith C.; Solís-Báez S.; Webel A. (2017. )A multinational qualitative investigation of the perspectives and drivers of exercise and dietary be.Applied Nursing Research, ,37 ,13-18

Martsolf D.; Perazzo J.; Pritchard T.; Tehan R. (2015. )Translating the news: A grounded theory of care initiation by individuals living with HIV .Qualitative Report, ,20 (9 ),1499-1526

Haas, Stephen M; Perazzo, Joseph D; Ruffino, Andrew H; Ancona, Rachel M; Lyons, Michael (2017. )The Know-Now Project: Facilitated Serosorting in HIV-Status Sexual Partner Communication.AIDS education and prevention : official publication of the International Society for AIDS Education, ,29 (5 ),432-442

Perazzo J.D., Webel, A.R., Fichtenbaum C.; McComsey G.A (2018. )Bone Health in People Living With HIV: The Role of Exercise and Directions for Future Research.Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, ,29 (2 ),330-337

Perazzo J.; Prince-Paul M.; Voss J.; Webel A. (2017. )Fatigue Symptom Management in People Living With Human Immunodeficiency Virus.Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing, ,19 (2 ),122-127

Webel AR; Perazzo J; Decker M; Horvat-Davey C; Sattar A; Voss J (12-01-2016. )Physical activity is associated with reduced fatigue in adults living with HIV/AIDS.Journal of Advanced Nursing, ,72 (12 ),3104-3112

Webel, A.R. Perazzo, J. Longenecker, C.T., Jenkins, T., Sattar, A., Rodriguez, M., Schreiner, N. & Josephson, R. (2017. )The Influence of Lifestyle Exercise on the Cardiovascular Health of HIV+ Adults.The Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, ,

Hetland, B.; McAndrew, N.; Perazzo, J.D.; Hickman, R. (2018. )A qualitative study of factors that influence active family involvement with patient care in the ICU: Survey of critical care nurses.Intensive and Critical Care Nursing, ,44 (February 2018 ),67-75

Perazzo, J.D., Rodriguez, M., Currie, J., Salata, R., Webel, A.R. (2017. ) Creation of Data Repositories to Advance Nursing Science .Western Journal of Nursing Research , ,(Online First) ,

Perazzo J.; Webel A. Mcgough E.;Voss J. (2016. )People Living with HIV: Implications for Rehabilitation Nurses.Rehabilitation Nursing, ,

Invited Publications

Perazzo, Joseph (2017. )Meditation: A Strategy With Promise in Chronic Disease.The Journal of cardiovascular nursing,

Post Graduate Training and Education

08-01-2015-09-15-2017 Postdoctoral Fellow, T32 NIH Postdoctoral Fellow: Symptom Science, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing; Case Western Reserve University, ,Cleveland, OH

08-01-2012-05-31-2015 Doctor of Philosophy: Nursing, University of Cincinnati College of Nursing , ,Cincinnati, OH USA

08-01-2009-05-11-2011 Master of Science: Nursing, Xavier University, ,Cincinnati, OH USA

03-01-2004-12-07-2007 Bachelor of Science: Psychology , Xavier University, ,Cincinnati, OH USA