Dianne Dal Bello

​Dianne Dalbello
SchoolSchool of Health & Life Sciences
ProgramNursing - BScN

Academic and Professional Designations

  • Masters of Science in Nursing, University of Western Ontario
  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, University of Toronto
  • Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner, Ontario Network
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Western Ontario
  • Registered Nursing Diploma, Conestoga College
TitleProfessor & BScN Program Coordinator Level 1

Courses Taught

  • BScN Program: Level 1 PBL and Clinical including Service Learning; Level 2 Clinical; Level 4 Clinical
  • ENP Program: Gerontology
  • Practical Nursing Program: PN4 Clinical

Areas of Expertise & Interest

  • 15 years as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in Gynecologic Oncology, London Health Sciences Centre
  • Waterloo Region Nurse Practitioner Led Clinic, Board Member
  • SADV

Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities

  • Waterloo Region Nurse Practitioner Led Clinic Governor
  • Cambridge North Dumfries Ontario Health Team Joint Board Committee
  • Rater for the McMaster Online Rating of Evidence (MORE) System
  • New Clinical Faculty Orientation Project (charter/workshop development/presentation/evaluation)
  • Curriculum Development (eg Certificate Nursing: Palliative Approach to Care)

Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications


  • Communities of Practice: Working in New Ways to Advance Gynecologic Oncology Nursing, Canadian Oncology Nursing Journal
  • Women's perceptions about treatment decision-making for ovarian cancer; Gynecologic Oncology
  • Community Health Nurses' HIV Care Behaviour, Journal of Community Health Nursing

Conference presentations:

International Gynecologic Society - Community of Practice (CoP) in Nursing: A knowledge Translation Strategy that Fostered National Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Implementation