Jill A Weissberg Benchell

  • 1768 Citations
1991 …2022
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Research Interests

I am both a clinician and a researcher as well as an educator. I am interested in studying the impact of chronic illness on the adaptation and coping of children, adolescents and their families. I am also interested in the area of transitioning from pediatric to adult care among youth with chronic illness.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Case Western Reserve University

… → 1990

Research interests

  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Diabetes
  • Psychological Issues of Patients Dealing with Medical Illness
  • Psychology
  • Transplantation

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Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Medicine & Life Sciences
Self Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Pediatrics Medicine & Life Sciences
Transition to Adult Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Quality of Life Medicine & Life Sciences
Insulin Medicine & Life Sciences
Parents Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychometrics Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1991 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing patient-reported outcomes for automated insulin delivery systems: the psychometric properties of the INSPIRE measures

Weissberg-Benchell, J., Shapiro, J. B., Hood, K., Laffel, L. M., Naranjo, D., Miller, K. & Barnard, K., May 2019, In : Diabetic Medicine. 36, 5, p. 644-652 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Clinical Trials

Assessing strengths of children with type 1 diabetes: Validation of the Diabetes Strengths and Resilience (DSTAR) measure for ages 9 to 13

Iturralde, E., Hood, K. K., Weissberg Benchell, J. A., Anderson, B. J. & Hilliard, M. E., Nov 1 2019, In : Pediatric Diabetes. 20, 7, p. 1007-1015 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Self Care
Quality of Life
Tertiary Healthcare
1 Citation (Scopus)

Diabetes camp still matters: Relationships with diabetes-specific distress, strengths, and self-care skills

Weissberg Benchell, J. A., Vesco, A. & Rychlik, K., May 1 2019, In : Pediatric Diabetes. 20, 3, p. 353-360 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
1 Citation (Scopus)

Diabetes-related emotional distress over time

Iturralde, E., Rausch, J. R., Weissberg-Benchell, J. & Hood, K. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Pediatrics. 143, 6, e20183011.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Logistic Models
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pediatric Heart Transplantation: Transitioning to Adult Care (TRANSIT): Feasibility of a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Grady, K. L., Andrei, A. C., Shankel, T., Chinnock, R., Miyamoto, S. D., Ambardekar, A. V., Anderson, A., Addonizio, L., Latif, F., Lefkowitz, D., Goldberg, L. R., Hollander, S. A., Pham, M., Van't Hof, K., Weissberg-Benchell, J., Yancy, C., Liu, M., Melody, N. & Pahl, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Cardiac Failure.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transition to Adult Care
Heart Transplantation
Randomized Controlled Trials
Young Adult