Yufen Lin, PhD student, and her faculty sponsor Chip Bailey, associate professor, have received an award for Lin's American Cancer Society proposal entitled: “Multiple Co-occurring Symptoms in Patients with Gastrointestinal Cancers." This award is for two years starting September 1.
Donald (Chip) Bailey Jr.
Congratulations to Robyn Wojeck, PhD student; and her sponsors Chip Bailey, associate professor, and Tamara Somers, Duke Behavioral Medicine on receiving an NIH-NRSA award for her proposal entitled "Symptom Clusters in Systemic Sclerosis." This project was awarded $64,092 for a 20-month long period with a project start date of April 1, 2020.
Yufen Lin, PhD student; Sharron Docherty, associate professor; and Chip Bailey, associate professor, published an articl
Numerous DUSON faculty and students presented at the Gerontological Society of America's annual Scientific Meeting in Austin, November 13-17:
"Implementation of the Goals of Care Decision Aid in Nursing Homes: An Evidence-Based Intervention" (Eleanor McConnell, associate professor)
SYMPOSIUM: "SOCIAL NETWORKS, HEALTH, AND WELL-BEING AMONG PEOPLE LIVING WITH DEMENTIA"
Eleanor Stevenson, associate professor; Donald "Chip" Bailey, associate professor; and colleagues publish article entitled "Applying the Adaptive Leadership Framework for Chronic Illness to Understand How American and British Men Navigate the Infertility Process." in the Health Psychology Open. Co-authors include Kevin McDleny and Eilis Moody with The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK.
Congratulations to Chip Bailey, associate professor, who has received an award for his UNC-Chapel Hill subcontract application entitled “Pilot Feasibility Testing of a Small Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate a Telemedicine Stress Management and Lifestyle Group Intervention for Patients with Symptomatic Chronic Hepatitis C.” This proposal has been awarded for a two-year period with a start date of June 1, 2019.
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) recently hosted North Carolina Advocacy Day 2018.
Susan Schneider gave the opening remarks highlighting the goals of the ONS Center for Advocacy and Health Policy, Brenda Nevidjon presented "Advocacy: If not you, Who?; If not now, When?" Chip Bailey presented "Advocating for Health Policy as an ONS Board Member" and AnnMarie Walton presented "Advocating for Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs."
From the Center of Nursing Research...
PhD student Latefa Dardas recently published an article entitled "Adolescent Depression in the Arab Region: A Systematic Literature Review" in the May issue of Issues in Mental Health Nursing. Co-authors were Leigh Ann Simmons and Donald "Chip" Bailey.
We’ve all seen the Facebook or YouTube video of a person who has just completed cancer treatment and is overcome with joy, ringing the bell and sounding the alarm that treatment is done. What often moves us, in addition to the patient’s celebration, are the joyful and sometimes tearful faces of the oncology nurses.
Oncology nurses are at the forefront of cancer care every step of the way – in explaining the diagnosis, administering treatments, managing side effects, supporting patients and their families, rejoicing during triumphs and offering words of comfort.