College of Nursing

Student Research

Name  Defense Term  Dissertation Title  Grad Term 
O’Neil, Catherine Fall 2018 The Effect of Depression, Inflammation and Sleep Quality on Risk for Cardiovascular Disease Fall 2018
Fanfan, Dany Fall 2018 The Role of Migration-related Stress in Depression Among Haitian Immigrants in Florida: A Mixed Method Sequential Explanatory Approach Fall 2018
Abduljawad, Suzan Summer 2018
Fatigue-Related Symptom Clusters and Their Relationship with Depression, and Functional Status in Older Adult Hospice Patients with Cancer
Summer 2018
Alinat, Carissa
Summer 2018 
Genetic Moderation of Pain and Fatigue Symptoms Resulting from the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Breast Cancer Program
Summer 2018 
Dutra, Samia Summer 2018 Adapting safeMedicate (Medication Dosage Calculation Skills Software) for Use in Brazil
Summer 2018
Cairns, Paula
Spring 2018
Prevention of Post Intensive Care Syndrome-Family with Sensation Awareness Focused Training Intervention: A Randomized Controlled Trial Pilot Study
Spring 2018
Elias, Maya
Spring 2018
The Relationship Between Sleep Quality and Motor Function in Hospitalized Older Adult Survivors of Critical Illness
Spring 2018
Almostadi, Doaa
Fall 2017
The Moderating Effect of Religion on Death Distress and Quality of Life Among Christian Cancer Patients in the United States and Muslim Cancer Patients in Saudi Arabia
Spring 2018
Abulhaija, Ashraf
Fall 2017
The Relationship Between Total Neuropathy Score-Reduced, Neuropathy Symptoms and Function
Fall 2017
Hall, Patricia Fall 2017
Validation of the Electronic Kids Dietary Index
(E-KINDEX) Dietary Screening Tool for Early Identification of Risk for Overweight/Obesity (OW/OB) in a Pediatric Population: Associations with Quality of Life Perceptions in a Pediatric Population

Fall 2017
Devine, Debbie Fall 2016
Levels of Distress Among WomenVeterans Attending a Women’s Health Specialty Clinic in the VA Health CareSystem Fall 2016
Denny, Janette  Summer 2016 The Effectiveness of an Intervention Designed to Improve Chlorhexidine (CHG) Bathing Technique in Adults Hospitalized in Medical Surgical Units  Summer 2016 
Wilson, Johanna  Summer 2016  Cardiovascular Disease Risk Scores and Novel Risk Factors in Relation to Race and Gender  Summer 2016 
Hardwick, Marian  Spring 2016  Examination of the Use of Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART) in the Treatment of Symptoms of PTSD and Sleep Dysfunction in Veterans and Civilians  Spring 2016 
Huang, Li-Ting  Spring 2016  Investigating the Mutual Effects of Depression and Spiritual Well-Being on Quality of Life in Hospice Patients with Cancer and Family Caregivers Using the Actor-Partner Interdependence Model  Spring 2016 
Masha’Al Dina  Spring 2016  The Change in Nutritional Status in Traumatic Brain Injury Patients: A Retrospective Descriptive Study  Spring 2016 
Morse, Shannon  Spring 2016  Exploring the Relationship Between Severity of Illness and Human Milk Volume in Very Low Birth Weight Infants and Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants Over Six Weeks  Spring 2016 
Gordon, Jessica  Fall 2015  Basal Salivary Oxytocin and Skin to Skin Contact among Lactating Mothers of Premature Infants  Fall 2015 
Perron, Sara  Fall 2015  The Cognitive Load of Registered Nurses during Medication Administration in an Electronic Health Record Environment  Fall 2015 
Belote, Marisa  Summer 2015  A Comparative Evaluation of the Learner Centered Grading Debriefing Method in Nursing Education  Summer 2015 
Brewster, Glenna  Summer 2015  Sleep, Depressive Symptoms and Cognition in Older Adults and Caregivers of Persons with Dementia  Summer 2015 
Kutash, Mary  Summer 2015  The Relationship between Nurses’ Emotional Intelligence and Patient Outcomes  Summer 2015 
Tinsley, Sara  Summer 2015  A Comparison of Quality of Life between Intense and Non-Intense Treatment for Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia and High Risk Myelodysplastic Syndrome Summer 2015