Constance Johnson, Katherine Pereira, Nancy Hassell, Janet Levy and Allison Vorderstrasse co-authored an article entitled "Feasibility and preliminary effects of a virtual environment for adults with type 2 diabetes: Pilot study" that has been published in JMIR (Journal of Medical Internet Research) Research Protocols.
Ryan Shaw, Constance Johnson, Linda Davis and team published an article entitled “mHealth interventions for weight loss: A Guide for achieving treatment fidelity” in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.
Katherine Pereira was the lead author on "Internet delivered diabetes self-management education: A review" published in Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics. Co-authors on the paper were Beth Phillips, Constance Johnson and Allison Vorderstrasse.
Dr. Constance Johnson and Dr. Allison Vorderstrasse have begun recruiting for their Diabetes Self-Management & Support LIVE (Learning in Virtual Environments) research study. The focus of this multi-site study is to provide diabetes self-management education and support for individuals diagnosed with type 2 diabetes utilizing both a website and an online ‘virtual’ environment. If you or someone you know is interested in finding out more about the study, contact the study coordinator, Suzy Berndt, email@example.com or 919-613-2635.
Five Duke University School of Nursing faculty members are being inducted as Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing at their national conference October 16-18 in Washington, D.C. Constance Johnson, Robin Knobel, Katherine Pereira, Karin Reuter-Rice and Charles Vacchiano join a Duke family of 25 other FAANs in advancing the profession of nursing.
Please join me in congratulating our colleagues:
Tracey Yap on her promotion to associate professor (Track 1) effective December 1, 2014; and
Constance Johnson who was awarded tenure as an associate professor (Track 1) effective February 1, 2015.
Kudos Tracey and Constance!!!
Constance Johnson was invited by the president of the Texas Medical Center to speak at the Medical World Americas Conference in Houston, Texas. Her presentation was on eHealth intervention for diabetes self-management and support.
Constance Johnson recently presented at the Duke Center for Health Informatics Research Seminar. Her presentation was entitled "Consumer Health Informatics: An Innovative Technology for Self-Management of Chronic Disease."
Wei Pan joins the Center for Nursing Research as the director for the Research Design and Statistics Core. Pan is a quantitative research methodologist and associate professor at DUSON. He is nationally known as an expert in the area of causal inference and propensity score analysis, and has published numerous referred journal articles on both methodological and applied research studies. His research work focuses on causal inference, advanced statistical modeling, meta-analysis, psychometrics, and their applications in the social, behavioral, and health sciences.