Judith Barberio, PhD, APN
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Judith A. Barberio Ph.D, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, RN-BC is a Clinical Associate Professor at Rutgers University, teaching in graduate and undergraduate nursing programs on palliative care / hospice, pain management, and substance use disorder. She holds board certification as an adult and geriatric nurse practitioner, in pain management, and certificates in Homeopathy and Palliative Care and completed a post-doctoral Executive Fellowship in Addiction Medicine. Dr Barberio is an ELNEC Trainer and board member and Treasurer of the NJ Palliative Care APN Consortium and has been instrumental in introducing the ELNEC core concepts through Rutgers University Nursing Program, presenting this information to students, visiting RNs from China and participation in a a global initiative to introduce the ELNEC program concepts in Chennai, India as part of a training program for hospice and palliative care providers. In addition to teaching students and colleagues she practices in an outpatient pain management and palliative practice in an urhan hospital , HIV Center. She has over 15 years of acute and chronic pain management and palliative care experience and working with populations with substance use discorder. Her program of research focuses on quality-of-life issues and health care delivery models for chronically ill adults.