Daniel Mick, B.S.N., R.N.

Daniel Mick, B.S.N., R.N.


PhD candidate, OHSU School of Nursing
Lives in: Portland, OR

Advisor/Committee Members:
Kerri Winters-Stone, Ph.D., F.A.C.S.M.
Lillian Nail, Ph.D., F.A.A.N.,R.N.
Lisa Wood, Ph.D., R.N.
Nathan Dieckmann, Ph.D.

Focus Areas

Gerontology, body composition, symptom biology, chemotherapy, frailty

Dissertation Topic

Body composition and physical function in older adults treated with chemotherapy

Funding Sources

National Hartford Centers of Gerontological Nursing Excellence Patricia G. Archbold Predoctoral Scholar (2014-2016)
Evalee C. Shwarz Charitable Trust for Education Loan (2011-2015)
Hartford center for geriatric excellence, John A. Hartford foundation Scholarship
TYLENOL (R) Future Care Scholarship
Helene Fuld Health Trust Scholarship
OHSU School of Nursing Dean's Scholarship

Professional Organization Memberships

Gerontological Society of America
National League for Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau International honor Society of Nursing
American College of Sports Medicine
American Assembly for Men in Nursing

Personal Interests

Daniel’s career goal after graduation is to become a nursing faculty advancing nursing science for older adults, teaching gerontology to new nursing students, and promoting focus on gerontological care outside academia. Daniel has lived in Portland, OR since 2008. He is originally from Kansas and has lived in India and Japan. He thoroughly enjoys the great Pacific NW and intends to settle in the region indefinitely. He is an active mountaineer, community volunteer, cider brewer, board gamer, and international traveler. He lives with his cat Professor Marshall Bob McBangs.