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Nora Montalvo-Liendo, PhD, RN, FAAN

Nora Montalvo-Liendo, PhD, RN, FAAN

Assistant Professor

College of Nursing
2101 S. McColl Road
McAllen, TX   78572

Education and Training

Doctor of Philosophy, Nursing, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, May 2009

Master of Science, Public Health Nursing, The University of Texas at Brownsville, College of Nursing, May 2003

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, May 2001

Associate Degree in Nursing, The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, May 1993

Certification(s)

Texas Board of Nursing, Registered Nurse (RN)

Research Interests

  • Developing, testing, and evaluating the efficacy of interventions to empower survivors of abuse
  • Address the health related social needs and future well-being of low-income children with a history of adverse childhood experiences

Select Publications

  • Montalvo-Liendo, N., Matthews, D. Wise, Gilroy, H., Nava, A., *Gialanella, C. (2018). Men of Mexican Origin Who Abuse Women: A Qualitative Study. Journal of Transcultural Nursing. pg. 1-8. doi/10.1177/1043659618766215
  • Clark, H. M., Grogan-Kaylor, A. C., *Galano, M. M., *Stein, S. F., Montalvo-Liendo, N., & Graham-Bermann, S. A. (2018). Reducing intimate partner violence among Latinas through the Moms’ Empowerment Program: An efficacy trial. Journal of Family Violence. 33. pp. 257-268. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10896-018-9957-4.
  • Nava, A., McFarlane, J., Gilroy, H., & Montalvo-Liendo, N. (2018). Characteristics of abused immigrant women with children who obtain legal immigrant status: Implications for front line intervention strategies. Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/15562948.2018.1434263
  • Pennings, J., McFarlane, J., Pauling, R. Fredland, N., Binder, B., & Koci, A., Montalvo-Liendo, N., & Maddoux, J. (2015).  Predicting behavior dysfunction of youth living in violent homes: A rapid assessment triage tool. Journal of Applied Research in Children: Informing Policy for Children at Risk.Vol. 6 Iss. 1, Article 8. Access online at: http://digitalcomons.library.tmc.edu/childrenatrisk/vol6/iss1/
  • Montalvo-Liendo, N., Koci, A., McFarlane, J., Nava, A., Gilroy, H., & Maddoux, J. (2013). Abused women US-born compared to non-US-born women: Seven year prospective study. Hispanic Health Care International. 2(3) Doi: 10. 1891/1540-4153.11.2.111.
  • Montalvo-Liendo, N., Wardell, D., Engebretson, J., &Reininger, B. (2011). Victimization and revictimization among women of Mexican descent. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, & Neonatal Nursing, 40 (2), 206-216.
  • Montalvo-Liendo, N., Wardell, D., Engebretson, J., & Reininger, B. (2009). Factors influencing disclosure of abuse by women of Mexican descent. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 41 (4), 359-367.
  • Montalvo-Liendo, N. (2009). Cross-cultural factors in disclosure of intimate partner violence: An integrated review. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 65(1), 20-34. 

Awards/Honors

  • The Association of Former Students and Texas A&M University Distinguished Achievement, College-Level Teaching Award, 2018
  • Faculty Fellow of the Center for Health Systems Change, 2017-2020
  • Fellow American Academy of Nursing - Washington, DC, Inductee, 2013
  • Inaugural Scholar, The Academy of Violence and Abuse Scholars Program, 2012
Last edited by: krhoades 08/19/2019


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