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Research at the College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Research at The College of Nursing and Health Sciences covers a wide variety of disciplines with two major themes:
Basic, Clinical, Developmental & Behavioral Science
Public Health Systems & Services

Basic, Clinical, Developmental & Behavioral Science

  • Health and wellness approaches to treating and preventing obesity and related comorbidities
  • Characterizing and treating the underlying postural control mechanisms of neuromuscoskeletal conditions
    • Ge Wu (elderly, Tai Chi)
  • Determining the effectiveness of interventions for reducing physical impairments activity limitations and participation restrictions

Public Health Systems & Services

  • Health services
  • Health infrastructure in developing countries
    • Hendrika Maltby (development of competent nursing workforce in Bangladesh)
    • Burt Wilcke (strategies for assuring laboratory infrastructure)
  • Ethical dimensions of health
    • Betty Rambur (moral distress, organizational ethics & culture)

Last modified December 02 2013 09:27 AM