Research Faculty Interests

Research Faculty Interests

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Said Abusalem

Dr. Said Abusalem

Associate Professor

 

Research interests: Health Service Research, Patient safety; infection control

Fawwaz Alaloul

Dr. Fawwaz Alaloul

Assistant Professor

 

Research interests: Quality of Life and Experience with Chronic Health Conditions

Diane Chlebowy

Dr. Diane Chlebowy

Associate Professor, MEPN Program Director

 

Research interests: Diabetes Self-management in Adults (especially African Americans); Motivational Interviewing

Becky Christian

Dr. Becky Christian

Professor, PhD Program Director

 

Research interests: Chronic Illness in adolescents, Cystic Fibrosis

Paul Clark

Dr. Paul Clark

Assistant Professor

Research interests: Health Services Research – Resilience and Moral Distress in the Emergency Department

Mary-Beth Coty

Dr. Mary-Beth Coty

Associate Professor

 

Research interests: Self-management of Arthritis (especially in the Hispanic/Latino Population)

Lynne Hall

Dr. Lynne Hall

Associate Dean for Research, Professor

 

Research interests: Mental Health of Low-income Women with Young Children


Dr. Muna Hammash

Assistant Professor

 

Research interests: Self-management of heart failure

Sonya Hardin

Dr. Sonya Hardin

Dean, Professor

 

Research interests: Critical Care, Geriatrics, Cardiovascular and Neurology


Dr. Kimberly Hartson

Assistant Professor

 

Research interests: Health Promotion and Behavior Change in Adolescents and Young Adults; Physical Activity

Carla Hermann

Dr. Carla Hermann

Professor

 

Research interests: Palliative care in oncology patients

Marcia Hern

Dr. Marcia Hern

Professor

 

Research interests: Genetics in adolescents

Vicki Hines-Martin

Dr. Vicki Hines-Martin

Professor

 

Research interests: Health disparities; community engagement

Dr. Luz Huntington-Moskos

Assistant Professor

 

Research interests: Adolescent Environmental Health

Luz Huntington-Moskos

Dr. Marianne Hutti

Professor

 

Research interests: Perinatal loss; grief in subsequent healthy pregnancy after perinatal loss; effects of perinatal loss on the family; development and use of the Perinatal Grief Intensity Scale

Cindi Logsdon

Dr. Cindi Logsdon

Professor

 

Research interests: Women’s Mental Health; Academic Clinical Partnerships; Mothering

Whitney Nash

Dr. Whitney Nash

Associate Dean of Practice and Service, Associate Professor

 

Research interests: Interprofessional education

Karen Robinson

Dr. Karen Robinson

Professor Emerita

 

Research interests: Caregivers of Persons with Dementia


Dr. Lynn Roser

Assistant Professor

 

Research interests: Healthcare – Associated Infections, Infection Preventation, Heart Failure


Dr. Melanie Schrader

Assistant Professor

 

Research interests: Impact of Social Support on Heart Failure and Cardiovascular Diseases

Celeste Shawler

Dr. Celeste Shawler

Associate Professor

 

Research interests: Cardiovascular health in elderly women and their adult daughters

Rachel Vickers Smith

Dr. Rachel Vickers Smith

Assistant Professor

 

Research interests: Emerging Drugs of Abuse & Surveillance Through Natural Language Processing

Ruth Staten

Dr. Ruth Staten

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

 

Research interests: Young adult health and well-being; substance abuse; military/veteran mental health