Valerie V Vanderhoff

Valerie V Vanderhoff
Assistant Teaching Professor College of Nursing, Nursing
Office Phone
Office Location
Biomedical Building, 216
2201 University Drive, Lemont Furnace, PA 15456

Valerie Vanderhoff, DNP, RN is an Assistant Teaching Professor for the College of Nursing for Penn State University at Fayette, the Eberly Campus. Dr. Vanderhoff helps lead and coordinates the simulation lab and critical care coursework at Fayette. In addition, she is involved on committees involving technology integration, nursing curriculum, and is the current Penn State Simulation Committee Chairperson.

Dr. Vanderhoff has co-authored a Penn State course that focuses on 3D printing, healthcare, engineering and art. She also holds interests in alternative therapies in healthcare, disaster preparedness, and interdisciplinary educational exchanges. Dr. Vanderhoff has presented at the local, state, and national levels. Dr. Vanderhoff is passionate about educating the next generation of learners through a variety of technologies and welcomes opportunities to speak to audiences in all disciplines.

Research Interests

Effective Communication Techniques
Complimentary medicine applications
Integration of Technology into Curriculum


Other, Education

MS, Nursing Education

BS, Nursing