Loyola University Chicago

Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing

Faculty and Staff

Lee Schmidt, PhD, RN

Title/s:  Associate Professor
Executive Associate Dean Academic Affairs and Interim Assistant Dean PhD Program

Office #:  BVM, Room 1002, LSC

Phone: 773.508.3466


Research Interests

Nurse Staffing and Delivery of Nursing Care in Hospitals, Patients' Perceptions of Nursing Care, Instrument Development and Testing, Theory Development and Testing.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Manuscript Reviewer:

  • Journal of Nursing Education
  • Journal of Advanced Nursing
  • International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship

Selected Publications

Selected Publications:

Suhonen, R., Schmidt, L. A., & Radwin, L. (in press). Validity assessment of three scales to measure individualized are. Journal of Advanced Nursing.

Schmidt, L. A. (2004). Patients' perceptions of nurse staffing, nursing care, adverse events, and overall satisfaction with the hospital experience. Nursing Economics, 22(6), 295-306.

Schmidt, L. A. (2003). Patients' perceptions of nursing care in the hospital setting. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 44, 393-399.

Hogan, N.S., & Schmidt, L. A. (2002). Testing the grief to personal growth model using structural equation modeling. Death Studies, 26, 615-634.