Amy Bieda, PhD, APRN, PNP-BC, NNP-BC

amy bieda



Phone: 216.368.4591


Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing;
Director, BSN Program; Director, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner program

Research Interests

  • Extremely low birth weight infants
  • Fluid and electrolytes in premature infants
  • Nutrition and extremely low birth weight infants
  • Adaptation to Extrauterine Life

Education Interests

  • Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Neonatal Nurse Practitioners

Educational Background

  • BSN, University of Texas at Arlington; Arlington, Texas
  • MSN, Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Cleveland, OH
  • PhD, Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Cleveland, OH

Recent Publications

  • Distelhorst, L., Bieda, A. L., DiMarco, M. A., Tullai-McGuinness, S. (2016). Assessing Pediatric Nurses Knowledge about Chemical Flame Retardants. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 31(6), e333-e341. doi: 10.1016/j.pedn.2016.06.007.
  • Blatz, M., Dowling, D. A., Underwood, P. W., Bieda, A. L., Graham, G. C. (2016). A Password-Protected Web Site for Mothers Expressing Milk for Their Preterm Infants. Advances in Neonatal Care, doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000365 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Toly, V. B, Musil, C. M., Bieda, A., Barnett, K., Dowling, D. A., Sattar, A. (2016). Neonates and Infants Discharged Home Dependent on Medical Technology: Characteristics and Outcomes. Advances in Neonatal Care, 16(5), 379-389. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000314 
  • Bieda, A., Dowling, D. & Winkelman, C. (2009). Using Sterile Water Feeds for Hypernatremia in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants. Advances in Neonatal Care, Vol. 9, (5).
  • Molloy, E., El-Khuffash, A., Bieda, A., Jelinek, M. & Baley, J. (2008). Elevated Iron Indices in Preterm Infants: Association with Male Gender. American Journal of Perinatology, Vol. 26, (1).

Accreditations and Awards

  • 2013. Dean’s Legacy Award, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 2013. Clinical Excellence Award, Advanced Practice Nursing, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 2003. Neonatal Nurse Practitioner National Credentialing Center, Chicago, IL
  • 1991. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center, American Nurses Association, Washington, DC

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