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Luz Huntington-Moskos, PhD, RN, CPN

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  • Assistant Professor

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Research Experience

Postdoctoral Scholar, Clean Indoor Air Partnership, College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, August 2013-present.

Principal Investigator, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2013. Blood pressure and tobacco exposures among rural adolescents aged 15-18 years.

Principal Investigator, Pilot Feasibility Study, Spring 2012.  Blood pressure and tobacco exposures among rural adolescents aged 15-18 years.

Funded Research/Scholarship

Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship, Johnson & Johnson/American Association of Colleges of Nursing, 2011-2013, in matching funds from University of Alabama Birmingham over a two-year period.

Avanzamos con Ayuda de United Health Foundation Scholarship, National Association of Hispanic Nurses, Spring 2010

Maternal Child Health Bureau Traineeship, Leadership Education in Child Health Nursing (LECHN) Program: Building Capacity and Leadership in Child Health Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham, 2009-2012.

Publications

Huntington-Moskos, L., Turner-Henson, A., & Rice, M. (2014). Tobacco exposure, weight status and elevated blood pressure in adolescents. Journal of Community Health.

Huntington-Moskos, L., Turner-Henson, A., & Rice, M. (2014). Blood pressure and tobacco exposure among rural adolescents. Journal of Adolescent Health, 54(Suppl.), (2), S89-90 [published abstract].

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2013). Blood pressure and tobacco exposures among rural adolescents ages 15-18 (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Alabama Birmingham, AL.

Huntington-Moskos, L., Williams, RL, Woodcox, S., Brandon, J., Abbott, A. & Orr, D. (2010). Indiana’s adolescent health coalition and state adolescent health plan: A model for advancing adolescent health through statewide coalition. Journal of Adolescent Health, 46(Suppl. 1), (2), S20-21 [published abstract].

Presentations

Referred Research Presentations

Huntington-Moskos, L., Turner-Henson, A., & Rice, M. (February, 2013). Blood pressure and tobacco exposures among rural adolescents: A pilot study. Proceedings of the 27th Annual Meeting of the Southern Nursing Research Society, Little Rock: AR.

Rice, M., Turner-Henson, A., Park, N., Amiri, A., Feeley, C., Huntington-Moskos, L., Johnson, A., Lam, T., Rodriguez, J., & Williams, S. (February, 2012). A pilot study of blood pressure in preschool children: Influences of child and parental factors. Proceedings of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Southern Nursing Research Society, New Orleans: LA.

Huntington-Moskos, L., Williams, RL, Woodcox, S., Brandon, J., Abbott, A. & Orr, D. (2010, April 7). Indiana’s adolescent health coalition and state adolescent health plan: A model for advancing adolescent health through statewide coalition. Poster session presented at the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine 2010, Toronto, Canada.

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2007, June 14). Latino Adolescents in the Central United States. Podium session at the Rural Nurse Conference 2007 in Richland, WA.

Invited Research Presentations

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2013, November 8). Tobacco exposure and elevated blood pressure in rural adolescents. University of Kentucky Exercise Science Seminar Series, Lexington, KY.

Teaching-Related Presentations

Huntington-Moskos, L.(2010, November 7). Bringing human rights into nursing education. Poster session presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting 2010, Denver, Colorado.

Huntington-Moskos, L., White, P & Hollowell, J. (2009, April 7). Bringing disaster nursing to the student. Poster session presented at the Building the Foundation for a Healthy Indiana 2009, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN.

Clark, K., Bentfield, D., Webb, T., Huntington-Moskos, L. & Myers, J. (2008, September). A step in the right direction. Poster session presented at Mid American Public Health Leadership Institute Year End Meeting, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Bentfield, D., Clark, K., Huntington-Moskos, L., Myers, J. & Webb, T. (2008, April). An unflushable dilemma: Case study. Paper presented at Mid-American Public Health Leadership Institute: University of Illinois at Chicago.

Bentfield, D., Clark, K., Huntington-Moskos, L., Myers, J. & Webb, T. (2008, April). An unflushable dilemma: Teacher’s guide. Paper presented at Mid-American Public Health Leadership Institute: University of Illinois at Chicago

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2008, November 7). Building an online nursing community. Poster session presented at the Clinical Education Redesign Conference 2008, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN.

Community Engagement Presentations

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2008, August 21). Living among the Navajo: A nurse in Dine’tah. Session presented at the IUS Nursing Convocation at Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN.

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2008, February 28). Peace Corps Week. Session presented at The Rotary Club of New Albany, New Albany, IN.

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2007, December 6). Understanding and Reaching Out to Latino Youth. Paper session presented at Indiana Youth Institute’s Kids Count Conference 2007, Indianapolis, IN.

Huntington-Moskos, L. (2006, November 17). Photovoice: Adolescents in Cannelton. Session presented at the “Understanding Poverty –Local and Global” Action Lab at Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN.


Educational Background

  • 2013: PhD in Nursing Research, University of Alabama School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL
  • 2005: Master of Science, Public Health Nursing/Adolescent Nursing, University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN
  • 1998: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD
  • 1993: Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD

Honors & Awards

  • 2010-2011: Gladys Farmer Colvin Memorial Scholarship, University of Alabama Birmingham
  • 2010: Rylee/Casper Endowed Nursing Scholarship, University of Alabama Birmingham
  • 2003-2005: Maternal Child Health Bureau Traineeship
  • 2007-2008: Mid America Regional Public Health Leadership Institute (MARPHLI) Fellowship

Professional Memberships

  • 2009-present: National Association of Hispanic Nurses
  • 2009-present: Southern Nurses Research Society
  • 2006-present: Indiana Coalition to Improve Adolescent Health
  • 2009-present: Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine
  • 2010-present: American Public Health Association
  • 2011: American Nurses Association
  • 2011: Indiana Rural Health Association
  • 2011: Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing
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