Research Centers & Institutes
Center for Enhancing Quality of Life in Chronic Illness
Mary and John Barron Quality of Life Investigator Research Fund Award
If you are a promising IUSON investigator who is conducting quality of life research in chronic illness that has the potential to enhance nursng science, the Mary and John Barron Quality of Life Investigator Research Fund Award helps you to offset research expenses.
The Mary and John Barron Quality of Life Investigator Research Fund Award provides funding to IUSON investigators conducting research to enhance nursing science in the area of quality of life in chronic illness. Funds are available to support research-related expenses.
This funding is made possible through the generous endowment of Mary and John Barron.
Prior award recipients include:
|Year||Name of Awardee||Improving Quality of Life in:|
|2017||Ukamaka Oruche, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC||Families of adolescents with disruptive behavior disorders|
|2016||Yvonne Lu, PhD, RN||The elderly, espeically for persons with mild cognitive impairment and their caregivers.|
|2015||Sheri Robb, PhD, MT-BC||Music-based interventions in children and adolescents with cancer|
|2014||Susan Hickman, PhD||Palliative care, end-of-life communication|
|2013||Julie Otte, PhD, RN OCN||Breast cancer survivors and sleep disorders|
|2012||Claire B. Draucker, PhD, RN, FAAN||Those with experiences of interpersonal violence|
|2011||Diane Von Ah, PhD, RN||Breast cancer survivors|
|2010||Anna McDaniel, PhD, RN, FAAN||Cancer, smoking cessation, informatics|
|2009||Janice Buelow, PhD, RN||Patients with epilepsy and their families|
|2008||Kathleen M. Hanna, PhD, RN||Adolescent health|
|2007||Tamilyn Bakas, PhD, RN, FAHA||Stroke patients and families|
|2006||Janet L. Welch, PhD, RN||Renal disease|
|2005||Marsha L. Ellett, PhD, RN, CGRN||Infants and children|
|2004||Susan M. Rawl, PhD, RN, FAAN||Colorectal-cancer screening|
|2003||Susan Pressler, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA||Cardiovascular disease|