Fernandez, PhD, MPH, LCSW, Angela

Dr. Fernandez’s research program is built on over two decades of combined national and international social work and public health research, practice, teaching, and service experience with Indigenous, Latinx, and other marginalized communities in inpatient and outpatient health care settings, academic settings, non-profit organizations, and the Peace Corps.

Gicquelais, PhD, MPH, Rachel

Dr. Gicquelais is a substance use and infectious disease epidemiologist. Her research focuses on harm reduction and the prevention of overdose, HIV, and hepatitis C.

Greene, PhD, RN, Madelyne

Dr. Greene’s research examines the mechanisms that cause and perpetuate disparities in sexual and reproductive health, with a focus on health providers and health systems factors.

Zuelsdorff, PhD, Megan

Dr. Zuelsdorff is an epidemiologist studying social-biological mechanisms that underlie cognitive health and health disparities in older populations.

Lor, PhD, RN, Maichou

Dr. Lor’s overall research program aim to reduce health disparities by improving symptom management and quality of life for patients with communication challenges, particularly those with limited English proficiency (LEP).

Steege, PhD, Linsey

Areas of interest: nurse fatigue; improving health, safety & performance of health professionals; human factors engineering; systems approach for organizational redesign

Roberts, PhD, RN, Tonya

Areas of Interest: Care of frail, older adults; quality of life and person-centered care; patient activation; long-term care services and supports; health services research

King, PhD, RN, APRN-BC, FAAN, Barb

Areas of Interest: older adults, transitions, mobility/functional status, systems-based interventions to improve nursing practice, grounded theory approach to qualitative research