Ruth Anne Van Loon

Ruth Anne Van Loon , PhD, MSW, LISW, ACSW

Professor

Health Sciences Building
3225 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-556-4628
Fax 513-556-2077
Email ruth.anne.vanloon@uc.edu

Education

Doctoral Degree: University of Chicago Chicago, IL, 1996 (Social Service Administration)

Master's Degree: University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI, 1979 (Social Work)

Research and Practice Interests

Evaluation of interprofessional education

Research Support

Grant: #CMHA-2004-1-NCE2 Investigators:Knighton, Arelious; Van Loon, Ruth Anne 02-01-2004 -11-30-2004 Department of Housing and Urban Development Program Evaluation Services for Community and Supportive Services Program for Assisted Residents Affected by Hope VI Redevelopment Role:PI $75,863.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #HFGC OSP98157 Investigators:Van Loon, Ruth Anne 07-01-1998 -12-31-1999 Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati Uninsured Workers: Health Care Needs, Experiences, Attitudes and Beliefs Role:PI $27,605.00 Closed Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #SRS 005489 Investigators:McMahon, Amy; Van Loon, Ruth Anne 07-01-2008 -06-30-2012 John A. Hartford Foundation The University of Cincinnati Practicum Partnership Program for Geriatric Social Wok Training Role:PI $64,479.00 Closed Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #CUB 001/ACYF 90TV0010-01-00 Investigators:Canfield, James; Espinola, Maria; Van Loon, Ruth Anne 10-01-2016 -09-29-2018 Administration for Children and Families Domestic Victims of Human Trafficking Program Role:PI $162,599.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #G-2223-06-0077 / 2001OHSOSR Investigators:Boone, Xan; Roma, Anne; Van Loon, Ruth Anne 07-01-2021 -06-30-2023 Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services Ohio Department of Job & Family Services Agreement - July 2021 - June 2023 Role:PI 136500.00 Hold Level:Ohio, State of

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Brown, Bethanne; Warren, Nancy Sternberg; Brehm, Bonnie; Breen, Phyllis; Bierschbach, Judy Laver; Smith, Rebecca; Wall, Andrea; Van Loon, Ruth Anne (2008. ) The design and evaluation of an interprofessional elective course with a cultural competence component. Journal of allied health, , 37 (4 ) ,e316-37

Van Loon, Ruth Anne; Borkin, Joyce R; Steffen, John J (2002. ) Health care experiences and preferences of uninsured workers. Health & social work, , 27 (1 ) ,17-26

Brown, B., Brehm, B., Dodge, H.S., Diers, T., Van Loon, R.A., Breen, P., Grant, V.A., Wall, A. (2016. ) Evaluation of an interprofessional elective course for health professions students: Teaching core competencies for interprofessional collaborative practice.  .Health and Interprofessional Practice, , 3 (1 ) ,eP1103

Van Loon, R. A. (2000. ) Redefining motherhood:  Adaptation to role change for women with AIDS. Families in Society, , 81 ,152 -161

Van Loon, R.A. (1999. ) Desire to die in terminally ill people:  A framework for assessment and intervention. Health & Social Work, , 24 ,260 -268

Book Chapter

Van Loon, R.A. (2000 ) Desire to die in terminally ill people:  A framework for assessment and intervention.  Aging and social work:  The changing landscapes .(pp. 389 -399).Washington, D.C., NASW Press

Honors and Awards

2018 Excellence in Teaching Award UC College of Allied Health Sciences

2010 Social Worker of the Year National Association of Social Workers Ohio Chapter Region VI

1991 Founders' Award Chicago House and Social Service Agency

1989 Service Award Chicago House and Social Service Agency

Contact Information

Academic - Health Sciences Building
3225 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-556-4628
Fax: 513-556-2077
ruth.anne.vanloon@uc.edu