Phd in Nursing Students

Critical care, cardiac mechanical support devices/ECMO, patient and family experiences

Maternal Child Health, Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC), Physiologic Birth, Breastfeeding Health Disparities, and Vulnerable Populations


HIV/AIDS, Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, Infectious Disease, Military & Veteran Health


Global Health, Infectious Disease, Mental Health, Translational Science, Public Health and Epidemiology

Understanding risk factors for suicidal behaviors and improving prevention efforts.

Fetal nursing, perinatal palliative care, fetal therapy, and maternal mental health.


Engagement in HIV care, HIV infected women, women’s health and health disparities


Orthopaedic Trauma, Fracture Care, Post-Injury Recovery, Self and Symptom Management

Adolescent health, vulnerable populations. 

Breast cancer survivors, sleep disturbances, symptom management, biomarkers

Diabetes prevention in veterans

Aging, addiction, HIV, mHealth, adherence and self-management, public policy

Adolescent/emerging adult mental health; structural violence and health inequities; resilience and post-traumatic growth; community-engaged research and participatory methods

Psychosocial Stress, Toxic Stress, Sleep Apnea, Cardiovascular Disease