Peggy Pelish, PhD, APRN-NP

Associate Professor


University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Omaha Division
985330 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5330

Phone: 402-559-6550



  • 1975, AS, UNMC
  • 1977, BSN, UNMC
  • 1982, MSN, UNMC
  • 1988, PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Troy, N.W. & Dalgas-Pelish, P. (2003). The effectiveness of a self-care intervention for the management of postpartum fatigue. Applied Nursing Research, 16(1), 38-45.

Troy, N.W. & Dalgas-Pelish, P. (1997). The natural evolution of postpartum fatigue among a group of primiparous women. Clinical Nursing Research, 6(2), 126-141.

Troy, N.W. & Dalgas-Pelish, P. (1995). Development of a self-care guide for postpartum fatigue. Applied Nursing Research, 8(2), 92-95.

Miller, A. & Dalgas-Pelish, P. (1994). The effect of children on health behaviors of parents as related to gender roles. Journal of Perinatal Education, 3(2), 21-27.

Dalgas-Pelish, P. (1993). The impact of the first child on marital happiness. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 18, 437-441.

Neidig, J.R., Dalgas-Pelish, P., Johnston, D.L., Galligan, J., Longfield, E., Mosby, K., & Peterson, A. (1993). Competency-based orientation in pediatric critical care. Nursing Management, 24(3), 96D, F & H.

Neidig, J.R. & Dalgas-Pelish, P. (1991). Parental grieving and perceptions regarding health care professionals' interventions. Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, 14, 179-191.

Dalgas, P. (1985). Understanding drugs that affect the autonomic nervous system. Nursing, 85(10), 58-63.

Dalgas, P. (1983). Reye's syndrome update. Journal of Maternal-Child Nursing, 8(Sept/Oct), 345-349.