CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSJanet Pennella-Vaughan, NPContact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 242-1300Fax: (585) 473-5007A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsUR Medicine Pain Treatment Center180 Sawgrass DrSuite 210Rochester, NY 14642BiographyProfessional BackgroundI have had the privilege of working in the pain management field for a significant portion of my professional career and have had the opportunity to provide ongoing clinical care for patients with malignant and non-malignant pain conditions, along with participating in clinical research in this field. The University of Rochester environment where the biopsychosocial model was first developed has allowed me to collaborate with a variety of health care providers where a multidiscipline teaching environment is strongly supported. In various committees I have assisted in the development of educational programs for patients and health care providers. These programs have been presented locally and regionally. As a School of Nursing faculty member I have taught undergraduate and graduate nurses, pain and palliative assessment and management strategies for the past 12 years. In my clinical environment I mentor nursing students, resident and pain fellow physician colleagues. My research collaboration with our team of anesthesiology, physical medicine physicians and behavioral psychologists have done clinical research for medications, devices and evaluated new treatment strategies for the past 16 years.ResearchDirector of Clinical Operations for Anesthesia Research, University of Rochester Medical Center I supervise research staff (RN & med tech/res); screen /review/ outline budgets for investigator initiated & pharmaceutical /device studies with healthy subjects (respiratory lab); peri-operative / operative & out-pt studies (pain). Provide administrative oversight with WIRB/ RSRB/ FDA; sub-inv on studies. Collaborate as a sub-investigator for clinical protocols with role of medical manager for NINDS/NIH study (COMBAT); also Principal Investigator for a retrospective study with recent abstract submission to American Society for Pain Management Nursing for fall, 2014.CredentialsSpecialtiesNurse Practitioner, Adult Health - American Nurses Credentialing CenterEducationNP | University of RochesterNurse PractitionerPost-doctoral Training & Residency - Graduate at Monroe Community College - Graduate at Nazareth College of RochesterAwards2016 - 2017Nurse Practitioner Excellence AwardSponsor: University of Rochester Medical CenterLocation: Awarded National Nurse's Week at URMCPublicationsJournal Articles2009Dworkin RH; Barbano RL; Tyring SK; Betts RF; McDermott MP; Pennella-Vaughan J; Bennett GJ; Berber E; Gnann JW; Irvine C; Kamp C; Keiburtz K; Max MB; Schmader KE. "A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Oxycodone and of Gabapentin for Acute Pain in Herpes Zoster." Pain. 2009; 142: 209-217.2005Herrmann D; Barbano RL; Hart-Gouleau S; Pennella-Vaughan J; Dworkin RH. "An Open-Label Study of the Lidocaine Patch 5% in Painful Idiopathic Sensory Polyneuropathy." Pain Medicine. 2005; 6: 379-384.2005Katz J; Pennella-Vaughan J; Hetzel RD; Kanazi G; Dworkin RH. "A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of the Efficacy of Bupropion SR in Chronic Low Back Pain". Journal of Pain. 2005; 6: 656-661.VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Janet Pennella-Vaughan, NPPlease answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Janet Pennella-Vaughan, NP is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.