Ph.D. Student, OHSU School of Nursing
Lives in: Portland, OR
Committee: Karen Lyons, Ph.D. (Chair)
Jill A. Bennett, Ph.D., R.N.
Christopher Lee, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.H.A.
Carol J. Whitach, Ph.D.
NHCGNE Patricia G. Archbold Scholarship Mentors: Jill Bennett, Ph.D. and R.N., Karen Lyons, Ph.D.
Family Caregiving, Communication Dementia Care Values and Preferences, Transitions of Care
National Hartford Center Centers of Gerontological Nursing Excellence - Patricia G. Archbold Scholarship (2012-2014)
T32 Symptom Management Predoctoral Fellowship (2010-2012)
Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence/John A. Hartford Foundation Nurse Leaders Scholarship Program (2010-2012)
John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence at OHSU (2010-2011)
Gerontological Society of America
Oregon Nurses Association
Sigma theta Tau
Conference Participation as an OHSU-SON student:
Gerontological Society of America Annual Meeting
Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Leadership Conference
Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar Conference
OHSU Research Week
Alzheimer's Association International Conference
I returned to begin the PhD program after six years in New York and London. My husband and I traveled extensively, and we are now happy to be back and settled in our favorite city. My main creative interest is cooking for family and friends.