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Faculty Research Interests

Faculty Research Interests

Name Teaching Areas Research Interests
Bolin, Jane
Associate Dean for Research and Professor
Health Law and Ethics, Regulatory Compliance, Management of Human Resources Health Law and Ethics, Rural Health Research, Rural Healthy People 2020, Cancer Screening & Prevention, Diabetes Self-Management, Chronic Disease Management, Interdisciplinary & Translational Research, Regulatory Compliance
Charles, Laurie
Clinical Assistant Professor
Sexual Assault, Child/Elder Abuse, Domestic Violence, Evidence Collection, Human Trafficking Violence Against Others, Vicarious Trauma to Caregivers of Victims of Violent Crimes, Succession Planning and Nursing Leader Teams
Drake, Stacy A.
Associate Professor
Forensic Nursing, Traumatology, Medicolegal Death Investigation Practice and Quality Reduction in Preventable Causes of Death; Translational Injury Research
Dormire, Sharon
Maternal-Newborn Nursing, Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice, Nurses as Scholars, Legal and Ethical Perspectives of Nursing, Research Practicum, Health Promotion Women's Health, Menopause Symptom Management, Biobehavioral Research; the Relationship between Vasomotor Symptoms, Brain Bioenergetics, and Memory; Stress and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
Downing, Nancy
Associate Professor
Victimology, Mental Health, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE), Forensic Health Care, Pathology, Evidence-Based Practice Neurobiology of Trauma, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Following Sexual Assault, Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), Sexual Violence, Health Care Provider Burnout and Resiliency
Fahrenwald, Nancy
Dean and Professor
Population Health, Public Health Nursing, Evidence-Based Practice Public Health Nursing Research, Health Disparities, Rural Health, Tobacco Control, American Indian Health, Culturally Targeted Social and Behavioral Health Interventions
Gary, Jodie
Assistant Professor
Nursing Research and Evidence-Based Practice Delivery of Patient-Centered Care, Application of Positive Deviance, Interprofessional Education
McKee, Susan
Clinical Assistant Professor
Nursing Care of Women, Families, and Newborns; Care of Mental Health Clients; Professional Practice Issues for the RN; Leadership and Management of the RN Nursing Student Experience, Nursing Student Stress and Anxiety, Mindfulness, Faculty Teaching Methodologies, Prenatal and Post-Partum Depression
Mitchell, Stacey
Assistant Professor
Forensic Healthcare Issues, Leadership, Safety Forensic Nursing, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE)
Montalvo-Liendo, Nora
Associate Professor
Leadership and Health Policy, Community Health, Population Health Partner Violence, Abuse of Women, Sexual Violence, Teen Violence, Childhood Abuse, Interventions to Stop Abuse, Minority Populations, Biobehavioral Research
Mulcahy, Angela
Clinical Associate Professor
Adult Health, Acute Care, Simulation, End of Life, Prelicensure and Clinical Experience Simulation, Experiential Learning, Futile Care, End of Life, Acute Care, Medical Surgical Nursing
Page, Robin
Assistant Professor
Obstetrics, Women's Health, and Population Health Hispanic Immigrant Women, Hispanic Paradox, Preterm Birth, Pregnancy Outcomes, Stress Telomeres, Religiosity/Spirituality, Depression, Protective Factors, Health Disparities
Pittman, Alison
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pediatric Acute and Critical Care, Pediatric Wellness and Prevention Care Childhood Obesity, Childhood Physical Activity, LGBTQ Health in Youth and Young Adults, Interprofessional and Interdisciplinary Education, Effect of Physical Activity on Mental Health, Diversity in Nursing Education
Pullium, Cherrie
Clinical Assistant Professor
Advanced Health Assessment, Advanced Practice Nursing – Adult, Chronic Illness, Aging Chronic Disease Management in Underserved/Uninsured Populations; Translational Science to Improve Outcomes in Populations; Transdisciplinary teams; Social Determinants of Health and Uninsured Adults; Palliative Care in Uninsured Adults
Sorenson, Matthew
Professor and Assistant Dean for Graduate Nursing Education
Research Method, Program Evaluation, Physical Assessment, Aging, Pathophysiology, Pharmacology Immunologic Correlates to Fatigue and Pathogenesis in Neurological Disease, Psychological Stress, Coping Behavior, Immunosenescence 

Wells-Beede, Elizabeth
Clinical Assistant Professor

Maternal Newborn Nursing, Adult Health, Teaching Strategies in Nursing Education, Assessment & Evaluation in Nursing Education, Simulation Pedagogical, Simulation, Innovative Teaching Strategies, Faculty Development

White-Corey, Shelley

Clinical Assistant Professor

Women's Health and Obstetrics, Interprofessional Simulation, Ethics and Professionalism in Nursing Perinatal Depression, Interprofessional Education, Maternal Mortality, Financial Health of Nurses, Perinatal Yoga