Lori Liebl, Ph.D., RN, CNE

Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Nursing

PhD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
MS, Regis University
BSN, Regis University


  • KU faculty since 2017
  • Member of American Nurses Association, Midwest Nursing Researcher Society, National League for Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau Delta Chapter, The Council for the Advancement of Nursing, Western Institute of Nursing
  • Peer reviewer American Journal of Health Behavior and The Journal of Clinical Nursing
  • Areas of Research Interests: Interprofessional Education; Family Health Education; Sustainable health behaviors

Academic Program Affiliations

  • Master of Science
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice

Current Areas of Teaching

  • NRSG 748, Theories for Nursing Practice and Research
  • NRSG 847, Advanced Concepts in Public Health Nursing

Select Publications and Presentations

  • Liebl, L., Barnason, S., & Brage-Hudson, D. (2016). Awakening: A qualitative study on maintaining weight loss after bariatric surgery. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25 (7-8), 951-61. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13129
  • Liebl, Liebl, L. (2016). Cost-effective recruitment and retention strategies for rural adult
  • subjects. Podium Presentation at the Forty-Ninth Annual Western Institute of Nursing Research Conference, Anaheim, CA.
  • Liebl, L. (2016). Post-bariatric surgical support systems: Roles, dynamics, and influences. Poster
  • presented at the Seventh Annual International Obesity & Chronic Diseases Research Conference, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Liebl, L. (2015). Maintaining weight loss after bariatric surgery. Podium Presentation
  • at the Fourth Annual International Research Conference on Obesity and Weight Management, Atlanta, GA.
  • doi:10.4172/2165-7904.c1.020
  • Liebl, L., & Hulme, P. (2013). Experiences Related to Maintaining Weight Loss: A Review and Synthesis of Qualitative Research. Poster presented at the Thirty-Seventh Annual Research Conference of the Midwest Nursing Research Society, Chicago, IL.

Last modified: Sep 27, 2017


Lori Liebl, Ph.D., RN, CNE
Clinical Assistant Professor