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Michael V. Relf, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, AACRN, CNE, FAAN

Associate Professor in the School of Nursing
Associate Dean for Global and Community Health Affairs
(919) 684-9219
718 Rutherford Street, Room 120

Representative Publications

  • 2002 -- PubMed # : 11565236 Relf, M. V. Childhood sexual abuse in men who have sex with men: the current state of the science. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. January, 2002 12(5); 20-9
  • 2001 -- PubMed # : 11387804 Relf, M. V. Battering and HIV in men who have sex with men: a critique and synthesis of the literature. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. October, 2001 12(3); 41-8
  • 1997 -- PubMed # : 9384065 Relf, M. V. Illuminating meaning and transforming issues of spirituality in HIV disease and AIDS: an application of Parse's theory of human becoming. Holist Nurs Pract. October, 1997 12(1); 1-8
  • 1997 -- PubMed # : 8906734 Relf, M. V. Xenotransplantation of baboon bone marrow cells: a historical review of the protocols as a possible treatment modality for HIV/AIDS. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. March, 1997 7(5); 27-35


Monday, December 1, 2014

At the annual conference of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) in Miami, Fla., this November:

Friday, November 7, 2014

PhD student Courtney Caiola coauthored an article with her faculty mentors Sharron Docherty and Michael Relf entitled "Using an intersectional approach to study the impact of social determinants of health for African American mothers living with HIV" that has been published in Advances in Nursing Science.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Michael Relf is one among eight alums from five decades to be honored as the 2014 class of Distinguished Alumni at South Dakota State University (SDSU) for distinguished leadership in the SDSU community and beyond. He will receive prestigious recognition from his alma mater for his accomplishments and achievements. He joins 318 other alumni as part of the Sherwood O. Berg Distinguished Alumni Hall of Honor.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Michael Relf and Julie Barroso presented an abstract entitled "Feasibility of using an iPod Touch device to deliver a stigma reduction intervention to HIV-infected women" at the 26th Annual Conference of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care in Atlanta, Ga. on November 22, 2013.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

By: Michael Relf, PhD, RN, Associate Professor and Director of the Accelerated BSN Program, Duke University School of Nursing, and Michelle Hartman, DNP, RN, Assistant Professor, Duke University School of Nursing

Friday, December 7, 2012

At the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care 25th Anniversary Annual Conference in Tucson, Arizona, November 15-17, Julie Barroso and Michael Relf as invited speakers presented "HIV-Related Stigma: What Has Changes in the Past 30 Years?"; Julie Barroso led a pre-conference session entitled "Conducting Qualitative Research: An Overview"; and Les Harmon gave an oral presentation entitled "Integrating Routine HIV Screening into a Primary Care Setting in Rural North Carolina." A poster abstract co-authored by PhD student Joyell Arscott entitled "Transitioning Youth to Adult Care through Project AC

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Michael Relf received an award for his Robert Wood Johnson Foundation scholarship proposal entitled “Duke LEADS in Nursing Program: The Duke Leadership, Excellence, Access, and Diversity Scholarship in Nursing Program.” This $150,000 award is for a one-year period from September 1, 2012, to August 31, 2013.

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) has selected Emily Wade Lowery as its University Scholar for academic year 2011-2012. Lowery, who works at Duke University Hospital on the Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, will begin pursuing a master of science in nursing (MSN) degree in the adult oncology nurse practitioner specialty at DUSON this fall.

The Office of Admissions and Student Services at Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) will host its 2011 Duke Days on Friday, July 29; Monday, August 1; and Friday, August 5. One hundred and forty-one applicants to the Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) degree program have been invited to attend. Participants will have the opportunity to meet with faculty, students, and alumni and tour the Center for Nursing Discovery, Duke University Medical Center, and the Duke campus.

Scholarships will support Duke University School of Nursing in training a demographically representative pool of nursing professionals