Grant Recipients

2015

 

STTI/SNRS Grant

Patricia Kinser, PhD, RN
Mindful Physical Activity + Centering Pregnancy for Overweight/Obese Diverse Pregnant Women

SNRS Dissertation Award

Alexis Brennae Dunn
Exploring the Vaginal Microbiome, Complement Activation, and Perinatal Outcomes in African American Women

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Maan Isabella Cajita, BSN, RN-BC
mHealth use in Older People with Heart Failure

SNRS Research Grant Award

Bo Kyum Yang
Impact of Nurse Practitioner Independent Prescriptive Authority on Pediatric Psychotropic Medication Use in Medicaid-insured Youth

SNRS/ANF Scholars

Louise K. Fleming PhDc, MSN, RN
Parental Management of Adrenal Crisis in Children with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia University of North Carolina
Susanne Gibbons PhD, CRNP
Family Caregiving Role Adjustment and Dyadic Mutuality

2014

SNRS Dissertation Award

Mary Kutash
The Relationship Between Nurse’s Emotional Intelligence and Patient Outcomes

CANS/SNRS Dissertation Grant Award

Marcy C. Purnell, MSN. FNP-C, PhDc
Modulation of Bioelectrodynamics in Cancerous and Noncancerous Cells

SNRS Research Grant Award

Debra Whisenant PhD, MSN, MSPH
Adapting a community-based participatory health promotion model implemented in Haiti and Jamaica to effectively engage poor, rural, southern residents of a medically underserved community in Appalachia

SNRS/ANF Scholars

Karen Wickersham, PhD, RN
Transcriptional Expression Profiles of Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Taking Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors

2013

STTI/SNRS Grant

Cheryl Postlewaite, MSN, CWOCN
Exploration of the Accuracy and Precision of the Scott Triggers Instrument in Predicting Postoperative Pressure Ulcer Development

SNRS Dissertation Award

Ansley Stanfill
Dopaminergic Genetic Contributions to Obesity in Kidney Transplant

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Jessica Gordon
Skin to Skin Contact and Oxytocin

SNRS Research Grant Award

Pei-Ying Chuang
The Link between Neuroglobin and Cerebral Infarct following Anerysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

SNRS/ANF Scholars

Jiayun Xu, PhD(c), BSN, RN
Decision Making Prior to a Rehospitalization among Patients with Heart Failure

2012

STTI/SNRS Grant

Tonya Rutherford-Hemming, EdD
Impact on Learning Transfer in Nurse Practitioner Students

SNRS Dissertation Award

Grace Wing Ka Ho
Differentiating Physical Discipline from Abuse: A Comparison of Chinese American Mothers and Mandated Nurse Reporters of Abuse

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Jeanne Murphy, MSN, CNM
Differentiating Physical Discipline from Abuse: A Comparison of Chinese American Mothers and Mandated Nurse Reporters of Abuse

SNRS Research Grant Award

Denise Maguire, PhD, RN, CNL
Interaction between Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and Their Mothers

SNRS/ANF Scholars

Susan Brantlee Broome-Stone, MSN, RN
An Inquiry into Parents' Experiences of Caring for  Young Children's Severe Food Allergies

2011

STTI/SNRS Grant

Jeanne B. Jenkins, PhD, MBA
Symptom Clusters of Older Adult with Osteoarthritis of the Knee

SNRS Dissertation Award

Erin Ferranti
Dietary Quality and Cardiometabolic Risk after Gestational Diabetes

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Yui Matsuda
Predictors of Communication and Sexual Decision Making among Latino Couples

SNRS Research Grant Award

Mary Cazzell
Identifying Neural Correlates of Risky Decision-Making in Older Adults: A Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) Study

SNRS/ANF Scholars

Patricia Moreland, DNSc, MSN, RN
Interventions to Prevent/Manage Chronic Illness

2010

STTI/SNRS Grant

Dr. Lisa Brown
Mothers' Attention and Preterm Infant Feeding

SNRS Dissertation Award

Valentina Lucas
Perceived Stress and Surgical Wound Cytokine Patterns

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Monica Messer
Development and Psychometric Evaluation of a Tool to Assess Pressure Ulcer Risk in Ancillary Services Patients

SNRS Research Grant Award

Dr. Mary Grace Umlauf
Sleep Disturbance and Behavior in Adolescents

SNRS/ANF Scholars

Angela Starkweather, PhD, MSN, CNRN
Glial Activation and Depressive Symptoms in Patients with a Primary Malignant Brain Tumor

2009

STTI/SNRS Grant

Dr. Karen Rice
A Mixed Methods Approach to Understanding Nurses' Clinical Reasoning in Recognizing Delirium in the Hospitalized Older Adult

SNRS Dissertation Award

Martha Biddle
A Dietary Lycopene Intervention in Patients with Heart Failure

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Jada Brooks
Interactions between Mothers and their Premature American Indian Infants

SNRS/ANF Scholars

Lee A. Schmidt, PhD, RN
Registered Nurses Watching Over Their Patients: Testing a Theoretical Model

2008

SNRS Dissertation Award

Liwliwa Villagomeza
Shifting Paradigms: The Development of Nursing Identity in Foreign-educated Medical Doctors Re-trained as Nurses Practicing in the United States

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Muna Hammash
Cardiac Rhythm During Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning from Ventilation

SNRS Research Grant Award

Dr. Amy Calvin
Understanding of Advance Care Planning by Family Members of Persons Undergoing Hemodialysis

ANF/SNRS Scholars

Dr. Cynthia L. Renn, University of Maryland
A New Model of Paclitaxel-induced Allodynia in Mice with Solid Tumor Cancer

Catherine G. Ling, Medical University of South Carolina
Stepping Forward: Pedometers and People with Class III Obesity

2007

SNRS Dissertation Award

Frankie Ballard, MSN, RN-BC
Homeless Sheltered Women's Health Promotion Behaviors

CANS/SNRS Nursing Science Advancement (NSA) Dissertation Grant Award

Patricia Weinstein, MSN, ARNP
Awareness of Increased Risk for Heart Disease and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Women with SLE

SNRS Research Grant Award

Charlene Krueger, ARNP, PhD
Heart Rate Variability and Learning in the Preterm

Dr. Vanessa Johnson, PhD, RN
Participation of Native Americans in Genetic and Genomic Research

Gloria Smith, RN, Virginia Cleland, RN, ANF/SNRS Scholar

Dr. Jennifer Brown
An Examination of Emergency Department Pediatric Psychiatric Service Structure, Process and Outcomes

ANF/SNRS Scholars

Dr. Bonnie Callen
Nutritional Risk Factors as Predictors of Weight Loss in Community Dwelling Elders

Dr. Angela Green
Adolescents' Quality of Life after Heart Transplant

2006

NRG Scholars

Jo Azzarello, PhD, MS
Problem Solving Skills and Strategies for Glycemic Control

Yunkyung Chang, RN, MPH
Testing a Theoretical Model for Severe Medications Errors