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  Home > Faculty & Staff > Dianne Bartels, RN, MA, PhD

Dianne Bartels, RN, MA, PhD


Emeritus Faculty, Center for Bioethics; Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School

E-Mail:  barte001@umn.edu

Book Chapters

Bartels DM. Brave New Families: Modern Health Technologies and Family Creation. In Coleman M, Ganong L (eds.) Handbook of Contemporary Families: Considering the Past, Contemplating the Future, Sage Publications, Inc., 2004. 


Zierhut H, Bartels DM. Waiting for the next Shoe to Drop: The Experience of Parents of Children with Fanconi Anemia. Journal Genetic Counseling 2012;21:45-48.

Song J, Ratner E, Wall M, Bartels D, Ulvestad N, Petroskas D, West M, Weber-Main A, Grengs L, Gelberg L. Effect of an End-of-Life Planning Intervention on the Completion of Advance Directives in Homeless Persons. Annals of Internal Medicine 2010;153(2):76-85.

Alliman S, McCarthy Veach P, Bartels DM, Lian F, James C, LeRoy BS. A Comparative Analysis of Ethical and Professional Challenges Experienced by Australian and US Genetic Counselors. Journal of Genetic Counseling 2009;18:379-394.

Song J, Wall MM, Ratner ER, Bartels DM, Ulvestad N, Gelberg L. Engaging Homeless Persons in End of Life Preparations. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2008;23(12):2031-2045.

Bartels DM, Ulvestad N, Ratner E, Wall M, Uutala M, Song J. Dignity Matters: Advance Care Planning for People Experiencing Homelessness. Journal of Clinical Ethics, Fall 2008;10(3):214-222.

Awwad R, McCarthy Veach P, Bartels DM. Culture and Acculturation: Influences on Palestinian Perceptions of Prenatal Genetic Counseling. Journal of Genetic Counseling 2008;17:101-116.

Pirzadeh S, McCarthy Veach P, Bartels DM , Kao J, LeRoy BS. A National Survey of Genetic Counselor Personal Values. Journal of Genetic Counseling 2007;16:763-773.

McCarthy Veach P, Bartels DM, LeRoy BS. Coming Full Circle: A Reciprocal-Engagement Model of Genetic Counseling Practice. Journal of Genetic Counseling 2007;16:713-728.

Song J, Bartels DM, Ratner ET, Alderton L, Hudson B, Ahluwalia JS. Dying on the Streets: Homeless Persons’ Concerns and Desires About End of Life Care. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2007;

Song J, Ratner ER, Bartels DM, Alderton L, Hudson B, Ahluwalia JS. Experiences With and Attitudes Toward Death and Dying Among Homeless Persons. JGIM 2007;22:435-44.

Kempainen R, Bartels DM, McCarthy Veach P. Qualitative analysis of On Being a Patient Essays: Lessons for Health Care Providers. Academic Medicine 2007;82(2).

Bartels DM. Disclosing Risks of New Technologies: Ethical Challenges for Physicians, Patients, and Companies. Minnesota Journal of Law, Science and Technology 2005;7(1):183-188.

Song J, Ratner E, Bartels DM. Homelessness and End of Life Care. Journal of Clinical Ethics 2005;16(3):251-61.

Kahn J, Bartels DM. Bioethics: A Discipline That’s Here to Stay – Improving Care Across Settings. Minnesota Physician October, 2005.



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