Anne Mitchell, PhD, CRNP
Edison Building, Suite 744
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 955-5674 fax
PhD, University of Pennsylvania- 2012
MN, University of California Los Angeles- 1990
BSN, The Catholic University of America- 1982
Adult Nurse Practitioner ANCC
Research & Clinical Interests
Built Environment and Physical Activity
Minority Older Adult & Health Promotion Activities
American Geriatric Association
Gerontological Society of America – Convener of the Environmental Gerontology Interest Group 2016
Eastern Nurses Research Society – Planning Committee 2017 Annual Conference
Gerontological Advance Practice Nurses Association
Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society
American Nurses Association
Paper: GIS Mapping: Bridging the Built Environment Perception and Objective Findings of Neighborhood Walkability. Eastern Nursing Research Society 28th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh,PA, 2016.
Poster: The influence on crime and traffic on the amount of walking by older African American adults in a northeastern U.S. City. The International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress 8th Annual Conference, Dublin, Ireland, April, 2015.
Paper: The Association of Public Transit on the Amount of Walking by Older African American Adults in Urban Areas. Eastern Nursing Research Society 27th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. April, 2015
Poster: The Amount of Driving among Older African Americans. 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington D.C. November, 2014.
Paper: The Relation between Symptoms and Medical Conditions on the Amount of Self-reported Walking in Older Adults. Eastern Nursing Research Society, 26th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. April, 2014.
“The Seniors Walkability Assessment of Neighborhoods (SWAN): Initial Pilot Study in U.S. Urban Area”, Sponsor: Pennsylvania State System of Education, 2015.
Penn Institute of Urban Health Research Pilot Funds for Older Adults Research, University of Pennsylvania funding for Dissertation study, 2012.