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Victoria Marshall

Victoria Marshall, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor, College of Nursing


  • PhD, Nursing, Michigan State University, 2018

Research Interests

  • Medication beliefs among cancer patients who are receiving oral oncolytic agents
  • Adherence
  • Self-symptom management
  • End-of-life decision making
  • Dr. Marshall's research focuses on how cancer patients’ beliefs and perceptions of their health care are formed and changed over the course of their treatment, in order to improve their decision-making ability as they approach end of life.

Recent Publications

  • Marshall VK, Lehto RH, Given CW, Given BA, Sikorskii A, Conceptualisation of medication beliefs among patients with advanced cancer receiving oral oncolytic agents using a theory derivation approach. European Journal of Cancer Care. : Advanced online publication. DOI: 10.1111/ecc.12988, 2019.
  • Marshall V, Vachon E, Given B, & Lehto R, Impact of Anticancer Medication From a Family Caregiver Perspective. Oncology Nursing Forum. 45(5) : 597-606. DOI: 10.1188/18.ONF.597-606., 2018.
  • Sikorskii A, Given CW, Given BA, Vachon E, Marshall V, Krauss JC, Banik A, & Majumder A, Do Treatment Patterns Alter Beliefs Cancer Patients hold Regarding Oral Oncolytic Agents? Psycho-Oncology. 27(3) : 1005-1012. DOI: 10.1002/pon.4606, 2018.
  • Marshall VK, & Given BA, Factors Associated with Medication Beliefs in Patients with Cancer: An Integrative Review. Oncology Nursing Forum. 45(4) : 508-526. DOI: 10.1188/18.ONF.508-526., 2018.


  • The Effects of Medication Beliefs on the Symptom Experience in Patients Taking Oral Cancer Medication (Order Total: 4706, 9/1/2016 12:00:00 AM - 8/31/2018 12:00:00 AM)