de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging

de Tornyay Scholars

Healthy Aging Scholars

2018-2019 Scholars

Student

Topic

Faculty Mentor

Healthy Aging Undergraduate Scholarship

Jessica Lee,
Germaine Krysan Undergraduate Scholar     
Evaluating the Impact and Effectiveness of Dementia Friends in Washington State Basia Belza PhD, RN, FAAN

Healthy Aging Doctoral Scholarships

Judy Leong,
Myrene C. McAninch Doctoral Scholar (DNP)
Process Evaluation of the Healthy Eating Healthy Aging Program Wendy Barrington, PhD, MPH
Han Su,
Healthy Aging Doctoral Scholar
(PhD)
Aging, Workload, and Employment Outcome Following Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Hilaire Thompson, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, CNRN, FAAN

2017-2018 Scholars

Student

Topic

Faculty Mentor

Healthy Aging PhD Research Scholarship

Inthira Roopsawang, Myrene C. McAninch Doctoral Scholar       Translation, cross-cultural adaptation, psychometric testing and clinical validation of The Reported Edmonton Frailty Screening (REFS)-Thai version to assess frailty status in an older Thai orthopedic population Hilaire Thompson, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, CNRN, FAAN

Healthy Aging DNP Research Scholarship

Chelsea Miller, Germaine Krysan Doctoral Scholar Managing Pleural Effusions Hilaire Thompson, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, CNRN, FAAN

Healthy Aging Undergraduate Research Scholarship

Liesl Henthorn, Healthy Aging Undergraduate Scholar Wellbeing: a Photovoice Exploration of Health Among Older Adults Experiencing Homelessness Anita Souza, PhD

2016-2017 Scholars

Student

Topic

Faculty Mentor

Healthy Aging PhD Research Scholarship

Shih-Yin Lin,
Myrene C. McAninch Doctoral Scholar        
Associations between Functional Mobility, Activities of Daily Living, and Objective Caregiver Burden in Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment Basia Belza, PhD, RN, FAAN

Healthy Aging DNP Research Scholarship

Melissa Fessel,
de Tornyay Healthy Aging Doctoral Scholar
Reducing Polypharmacy in Older Adults Hilaire Thompson, PhD, RN, CNRN, FAAN

Healthy Aging Masters Research Scholarship

Creseta Simmons,
Germaine Krysan Masters Scholar
Pike Market Food Bank, The Homeless Initiative Noel Chrisman, PhD, MPH

Healthy Aging Undergraduate Research Scholarship

Jordan Hardman,
Myrene C. McAninch Undergraduate Scholar
Examining Themes with Nursing Delegation Among Gerontological Populations Barbara Cochrane, PhD, RN, FAAN