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Laura Szalacha

Laura Szalacha, EdD

Professor, College of Nursing

Statistician, Nursing, Research Enterprise

Professor, Research Methodology & Biostatistics, Morsani College of Medicine

Recent Publications

  • Melnyk BM, Szalacha LA, & Amaya M, Psychometric Properties of the Perceived Wellness Culture and Environment Support Scale. American Journal of Health Promotion. : 890117117737676, 2017.
  • Szalacha LA, Hughes TL, McNair R, & Loxton D, Mental health, sexual identity, and interpersonal violence: Findings from the Australian longitudinal Women’s health study. BMC Women’s Health. 17: 94, 2017.
  • Gillespie SL, Neal JL, Christian LM, Szalacha LA, McCarthy DO, & Salsberry PJ, Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist Polymorphism and Birth Timing: Pathway Analysis Among African American Women. Nursing Research. 66(2) : 95–104, 2017.
  • Kue J, Szalacha LA, Happ MB, Crisp AL, & Menon U, Culturally Relevant Human Subjects Protection Training: A Case Study in Community-Engaged Research in the United States. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. : 107-114. doi: 10.1007/s10903-017-0548-x, 2017.
  • McDaniel JC, Szalacha L, Sales M, Roy S, Chafee S, & Parinandi N, EPA + DHA supplementation reduces PMN activation in microenvironment of chronic venous leg ulcers: A randomized, double-blind, controlled study. Wound Repair and Regeneration: Official Publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society. 25(4) : 680–690, 2017.


  • HEALTHY LIFESTYLE INTERVENTION FOR HIGH-RISK MINORITY PREGNANT WOMEN: A RCT (Order Total: 11645, 9/1/2018 12:00:00 AM - 5/31/2022 12:00:00 AM)