Center Networking Calendar 2011
Congratulations to Spring 2011 Graduate Assistant Recipient: ABDEL RAHMAN E. ALKHALOUF, PhD Nursing
Mentor: Distinguished University Professor, Susan C. McMillan, PhD, ARNP, FAAN
The Center will be accepting a Pilot Grant Proposals. Click for application:
Graduate Assistant Application Deadline was September 30, 2011.
We are happy to announce that the
2010-11 PILOT AWARD recepient was:
Kathryn A. Frahm, Ph.D., MSW
Funding for End-of-Life Research
Center Research Assistantships
The Center provides $15,000 in assistantship funding for PhD students who are interested in pursuing end-of-life research. Students are competitively selected, and complete their own research projects as well as projects with the Center's community provider hospices. The following students have received graduate fellowships:
Application deadline for Spring of 2012 September 30, 2011 4 p.m. EST
Former 2011-12 Graduate Assistantship Recipient was:
Abdul Alkhalauf - amount awarded $25k
Jessica Allen, Department of Aging Studies, USF "An Evaluation of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health as a Predictor of Six Month Survival for Dementia Patients."
Jillian Tullis-Owen, Department of Communication, USF
"The Role of Hospice Chaplains in Communicating Spirituality and Dying at the End-of-Life"
Elizabeth Bergman, Ph.D. student in Aging Studies, USF
"Hospice Bereavernet Service Utilization and Preferences Among Spouses in Three Hospices"
Christine Davis, Ph.D. student in Communication, USF
"Hospice Narratives: The Role of End-of-Life Communication in the Social Construction of Humanness Among Terminally Ill Hospice Patients"
Allison Burton, Ph.D. student in Aging Studies, USF
"Assessing Bereaved Former Hospice Caregivers in Two Hospices: Fessibility and Preliminary Data"
For information contact Lourdes Rodriguez at (813) 974-2460 or by email at LRodrig1@health.usf.edu