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College of Nursing

Chronic Conditions and Care Transitions

Chronic Conditions and Care Transitions

Faculty researchers are striving to improve health outcomes among people, families and populations by advancing the science of chronic condition management and creating better care coordination systems and processes across the healthcare continuum.


  • Behavioral interventions
  • Patient centered research
  • Community-based participatory research
  • Self-management of chronic conditions
  • Health system and self-management interventions
  • Health system interventions to improve outcomes for adult patients with chronic conditions
  • Quality mobile health apps
  • Comprehensive patient health
  • Health care systems
  • Patient-provider communication
  • Language discordance
  • mHealth
  • Primary care pediatrics
  • Health disparities
  • Treatment adherence 
  • Psychosocial/behavioral interventions
  • Storytelling
  • Care transitions
  • Acute and chronic sickle cell disease pain
  • Analgesic pharmacogenetics
  • Social determinants of health
  • Interprofessional education
  • Simulation in doctoral programs
  • Theoretically-based family-targeted intervention development and testing 
  • Mobile health technologies as an intervention delivery modality 
  • Lung cancer survivorship 
  • Lung cancer screening
  • Data management
  • Statistical methods


Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.