Halley Ruppel, PhD, RN

Core Faculty

Halley Ruppel, PhD, RN is a core faculty member at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), and a Research Assistant Professor in the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.

Dr. Ruppel’s primary research goal is to improve patient outcomes by optimizing the use of technology and data in acute care. Her clinical experience as a registered nurse in pediatric intensive care motivated her interest in developing best practices for use of technology in the monitoring and treatment of hospitalized pediatric patients. She seeks to support clinicians’ use and synthesis of technology and data in their workflows, while navigating unintended consequences like alarm fatigue.

Dr. Ruppel received a BSN from Penn Nursing, a MS in Nursing Education from New York University College of Nursing, and a PhD in Nursing from Yale University. After completing her PhD, she was a Delivery Science Fellow at the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research in the informatics track. She also has training in mixed methods and qualitative research approaches.

Contact Dr. Ruppel at RUPPELH@email.chop.edu.

To view a select list of Dr. Ruppel's peer-reviewed publications, click here.