Newsmakers in Research
Beauchamp awarded for genomics research
Associate Professor Jennifer E. Sanner Beauchamp’s, PhD, RN, FAAN, pioneering work in biobanking and genomics earned her the 2020 Founders’ Award for Genomic Nursing Research from the International Society of Nurses in Genetics.
Ahn Named Isla Carroll Turner Chair in Gerontological Nursing
Associate Professor and Assistant Dean for Research Hyochol “Brian” Ahn, PhD, MSN, ANP-BC, FAAN, has been named the Isla Carroll Turner Chair in Gerontological Nursing at the Cizik School of Nursing of UTHealth effective November 1.
Grant funds Djukic’s quality/safety education study
Associate Professor Maja Djukic, PhD, RN, FAAN, will use at new $50,000 grant from the PARTNERS organization and Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth to analyze national data and identify gaps in quality and safety education among nurses.
Djukic Named John P. McGovern Distinguished Professor
Maja Djukic, PhD, RN, FAAN, has been named the John P. McGovern Distinguished Professor in Nursing at the Cizik School of Nursing of UTHealth. She is an associate professor in the Department of Research.
Research shows bidirectional relationship between housing instability and food insecurity
Food insecurity and housing instability are intrinsically related and must be addressed together, Cizik School of Nursing associate professor Daphne Hernandez, PhD, and a team of researchers found in a retrospective study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.