Research Portfolio

When you join the IU School of Nursing, you become a part of an organization that is leading the way to improve lives through nursing research. Over the past decade, our research efforts have risen to national prominence in external funding, university/campus internal funding, and school funding. We invite you to meet our faculty who are currently conducting funded research in education and clinical sciences. Many of these faculty are internationally and nationally known experts in their fields of study!

Current Externally Funded Research

Carter, Gregory
Perceptions of Health Status and Access to Healthcare among Black Males in Bloomington, Indiana
National Cancer Institute, End Date: March 2020

Champion, Victoria
Comparative Effectiveness of Interventions to Improve Screening among Rural Women
National Cancer Institute/The Ohio State University, End Date: July 2020

Interdisciplinary Training in Behavioral Oncology
National Cancer Institute, End Date: August 2021

Factors Associated with Mailed Reutrn of Self-Sampling for Human Papillomaviurs (HPV) Testing
National Institute of Health, End Date: April, 2019

Chang, Pei Shun
Physical and Psychological Effects of Qigong Exercise in Community-dwelling older African Americans
Sigma Theta Tau Alpha Chapter, End Date: December 2019

Ellis, Rebecca
Understanding Opiod Knowledge, Loneliness and Community StigMa (CheSM)
Indiana Nurses Foundation, End Date: April 2020

Fulton, Janet
Nurse Faculty Loan Program
Health Resources and Services Administration, End Date: indefinite

Haase, Joan
Evaluation of the Communication Plan Early through End-of-Life (COMPLETE) Intervention
National Cancer Institute, End Date: July 2024

Hickman, Susan
A Nursing Home Pragmatic Clinical Trial of APPROACHES (Aligning Patient Preferences: a Role Offering Alzheimer’s patient, Caregivers, and Healthcare providers Education and Support
NIH/NIA (R21/R33), End Date: August 2019

Jung, Miyeon
A Virtual Reality Intervention to Improve Attention in Heart Failure Patients
American Heart Association, End Date: March 2022

Knopf, Amelia
Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions (ATN)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development, End Date:  September 2019

Newhouse, Robin
Phased Multisite Cluster Randomized Trials Testing Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for People that use Tobacco, Alcohol, and Non-Prescription Drugs
Indiana University Health Values Fund Grand Challenge, End Date: July 2019

Newhouse, Robin
Student: Thoele, Kelli

Individual Adoption and Implementation of Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment
Sigma Theta Tau-Alpha Chapter, End Date: November 2019

Otte, Julie 
Future of Nursing Scholars Program 
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, End Date:  July 2021

Jonas Scholarship Program
Jonas Nursing and Veterans Healthcare, End date: August 2020

Pressler, Susan
Cognitive Intervention to Improve Memory in Heart Failure Patients
Department of Health and Human Services/NIH, End Date: June 2021

Using Short Stay Units Instead of Routine Admission to Improve Patient Centered Health Outcomes for AHF Patients
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, End Date: August 2021

Advanced Training in Self-Management Interventions for Serious Chronic Conditions
National Institutes of Nursing Research, End Date: June 2024

Rawl, Susan M.
Comparing Interventions to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening in Low-Income and Minority Patients
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), End Date: May 2021

Lung Cancer Screening: Identifying Factors Associated with Participation
National Cancer Institute, End Date: March 2020

Advanced Training in Self-Management Interventions for Serious Chronic Conditions
National Institutes of Nursing Research, End Date: June 2024

Robb, Sheri
Mechanisms of Active Music Engagements to Improve Health Outcomes of Children with Cancer  Parents
National Institute of Nursing Research, End Date: May 2020

Stiffler, Deborah
Racial Equity Considerations in Safe to Sleep Messaging: Learning from the Community
Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, End Date: October 2019