Kathleen A Dwyer

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Kathleen A Dwyer



 

Dwyer, Kathleen A. (HSC)
PhD Program Director, Chair Henry Freede Endowed Chair in Nursing Science, Professor

Department of:

College of Nursing/Center for Nursing Research -PhD Program Director, Chair Henry Freede Endowed Chair in Nursing Science, Professor

Center of:

Other Organization:

The University of Oklahoma Cancer Institute -Member

Education:

The University of Akron, Akron, OH   BSN   1979
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH   MSN, Pschiatric/Mental   1982
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA   PhD, Nursing   1993

Professional Interest/Expertise/Specializations:
Cancer prevention strategies in minority and underserved populations; cancer survivorship issues, with a particular focus on African American women; cancer supportive care in the clinical setting, community-based participatory research methods; community-based health promotion using faith-based collaborative partners; fall prevention in community dwelling elderly using health ministries as providers; Vitamin D supplementation to treat symptoms in women with breast cancer

Websites:

Research Projects:

Fostering Post-treatment Transitions in African-American Breast Cancer Survivors, NIH
Advancing the Nursing PhD in Oklahoma, HRSA

Selected Publications:

A comparison of two methods of assessing disease activity in the joints
   Dwyer, K.A., Coty, M.B., Smith, C.A., Dulemba, S. & Wallston, K.A.
Nursing Reserach, 50, 214-221
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