“GenZ – Preparing the Next Generation for Pain Self-Management”

Event time: 
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
Yale School of Nursing See map
400 West Campus Drive Room 11706
Orange, CT 06477
Event description: 

Angela Starkweather, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, CNRN, FAAN

Professor and Director for the Center for Advancement in Managing Pain

UCONN School of Nursing

Dr. Starkweather is a tenured professor in the School of Nursing who has devoted her career to advancing scientific knowledge on the bio-psycho-social mechanisms of pain and improving pain management for individuals and families. As a neuroscience nurse, acute care nurse practitioner, and biobehavioral researcher, she is able to cross bridges between basic science approaches for understanding and treating pain and clinical practice implications that must be considered in the translational process. She has been NIH-funded for the many years, is a prolific writer with a substantial number of peer-reviewed publications and serves on national and international boards and committees focused on improving pain management for people of our nation and across the world.