College of Nursing Research

Funded projects - research

Faculty Member Project Title Funding Source
Ailey, Sarah Steps to Effective Problem-Solving Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Development
Ailey, Sarah Partnering to Transform Healthcare with People with Disabllities (PATH-PWD) - Improving Acute, Primary and Transitional Health care with People with Disabilities Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Asadi, Farrokh Increased Coexpression of Interleukin-6(IL-6) and Parathyroid Hormone Related Peptide (PThrp): A Potential Therapeutic Target and/or a Prognostic Marker for Prostate Cancer Rush University College of Nursing Research Fund
Breitenstein, Susan Digital Delivery of a Parent-Training Program for Urban, Low-Income Parents Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars
Breitenstein, Susan Parent Training in Pediatric Primary Care: A Self-Directed Tablet-Based Approach Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Breitenstein, Susan An Innovative Web-Based Adaptation of the Chicago Parent Program Rush University College of Nursing Research Fund
Buchholz, Susan Physical Activity Text Messaging Intervention for a Food Service Employee Population 2013 Rush Pilot Projects for Research
Buchholz, Susan Development of a Text Walking Data Bank for Text4Walking

Rush University College of Nursing Research Fund

Cothran, Fawn African-American Dementia Caregivers’ Perceptions, Skill, and Mental Health Outcomes John A. Hartford Foundation
Fogg, Louis Adolescent Sleep Delay: Circadian Regulation and Phase Shifting with Light National Institute of Health - Co-I with Crowley (RUMC)
Fogg, Louis Racial Differences in Human Circadian Rhythms National Institute of Health - Co-I with Eastman (RUMC)
Fogg, Louis Multidisciplinary Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Insomnia National Institute of Health - Co-I with Ong (RUMC)
Hamilton, Rebekah A Longitudinal Study of Women Living with a BRCA Mutation ISONG
Julion, Wrenetha The African-American Non-Resident Fatherhood Program National Institute of Nursing Research
Kleinpell, Ruth Project Dispatch: Disseminating Patient-Centered Outcomes Research to Health Care Professions AHRQ (Subaward with The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
Kleinpell, Ruth Improving Care for Critically Ill Patients and Families through Research Dissemination & Implementation Eugene Washington Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Engagement Award
Paun, Olimpia Chronic Grief Management: An Intervention for Dementia Caregivers in Transition Rush University College of Nursing Research Fund
Reed, Monique Exploring Family Systems and Preferences for Obesity Prevention Strategies With African-American Mother/Daughter Dyads Rush University College of Nursing Research Fund
Reed, Monique Improving Nutrition and Physical Activity for African American Daughters/Mothers Schweppe/Armour Bequest Pilot Project
Semanik, Pamela Mobil-Wise: Mobile Phone Remote Coaching After Worksite Joint Adventure Exposure National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Semanik, Pamela Knee OA: Predictors and Outcomes of Physical Inactivity-Activity Transitions National Institute of Health - Co-I with Dunlop (Northwestern University)
Semanik, Pamela Methodology Core for MCRC NU Rheumatology Division National Institute of Health - Co-I with Chang (Northwestern University)
Semanik, Pamela Planning Activity and Nutrition Trial in Lupus to Energize and Renew National Institute of Health - Co-I with Ramsey-Goldman/Ehrlich-Jones (Northwestern University)
Semanik, Pamela Sedentary Behavior Characteristics, Sedentary Profiles, and Subsequent Financial Loss National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Swanson, Barbara Impact of Fish Oil on the HIV-Infected Aging Intestine Rush University College of Nursing Research Fund
Swanson, Barbara Fish Oil for HIV-Related Immunosenescence National Institute of Health (Part of NIH P20 Center Grant with L. Barnes)
Wilbur, JoEllen Reducing Health Disparity in African-American Women: Physical Activity Adherence

National Institutes of Nursing Research

Wilbur, JoEllen Developing an Intervention to Prevent Visceral Fat in Premenopausal Women (CBID) National Institute of Health Co-I with L. Powell (Rush University)
Wilbur, JoEllen The Life Program: A Behavioral Approach to Glycemic Control in African Americans National Institute of Health Co-I with E. Lynch (Rush University)
Wilbur, JoEllen BAILA: Being Active, Increasing Latinos Health Aging National Institute of Nursing Research Subaward with D. Marquez (University of Chicago)
Worley, Judy Psychiatric Prescribers’ Lived Experience With Patients Who Engage in Doctor Shopping Rush University College of Nursing Research Fund

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Funded projects - education and training

Faculty Member Project Title Funding Source
Buchholz, Susan Advanced Education Nurse Traineeship (AENT) Health Resources and Services Administration
Delaney, Kathleen Rush University Life Course SBIRT Training Program Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Delaney, Kathleen Rush Graduate Nurse Education (GNE) Demonstration Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Golden, Robyn Better Health Through Education and Transformation of Older Adult Care in Illinois (GWEP) Health Resources and Services Administration
Miller, Joanne Advanced Nursing Education: Interprofessional Education Pediatrics Through the Ages (IPEPA) Health Resources and Services Administration

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 Funded student projects

Student Name Project Title Funding Source
Halloway, Shannon The Relation Between Physical Activity and Cognitive Change in Older Latinos (F31) NINR Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Predoctoral Fellows in Nursing Research (F31)

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