Lisa W. Locasto, D.N.P., R.N.
Assistant Professor of Nursing (Nursing)
412-397-6808 phone (M)
412-397-3277 fax
Scaife Hall 121

Educational Background

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, Nursing Practice, Robert Morris University, 2010
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Nursing, The Ohio State University, 1977
  • Master of Science, Nursing education/ Clinical nurse specialist, The Ohio State University, 1978

Professional Background

  • Critical care pediatrics Primary care pediatrics
  • Assistant Professor

Area of Expertise/Research

  • I am interested in childhood obesity as a research area. I currently run a program for overweight children at a pediatric practice in the South Hills of Pittsburgh.


  • 2011 - A Tool Kit for Childhood Obesity: The ABCD Weight Management Program implemented in Pediatric Primary Care