School of Nursing
Nursing Building

Current FACULTY FUNDING & SCHOLARSHIP

Mary Nies

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Principal Investigator

Director of Nursing Research
Professor
Division of Health Sciences

Title: Jonas Nurse Leader Scholars
Funding Agency: Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, New York City, NY
Grant Period: 2014 - 2018
Purpose: Provide funding for Doctoral Students enrolled in the PhD program.


Mary Nies

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Principal Investigator

Director of Nursing Research
Professor
Division of Health Sciences

Title: Nursing Research and Evidence-based Practice Fellowship Program
Funding Agency: St Luke's Regional Medical Center, Boise, Idaho
Grant Period: 2013 - 2018
Purpose: Establish academic mentorship research partnerships between hospital staff nurses and academic faculty.


Mary Nies

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Idaho State University Liaison

Director of Nursing Research
Professor
Division of Health Sciences

Title: Educating the Idaho Nursing Workforce of the Future
Funding Agency: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation SIP grant 3
Grant Period: 2015 - 2017
Purpose: Establish plan for nursing education in Idaho that will meet future workforce and lifelong learning needs.


Mary NiesSusan Tavernier

Susan S. Tavernier, PhD, RN, APRN-CNS, Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor and Accelerated Bachelor of Science Nursing Coordinator

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Primary Research Mentor

Director of Nursing Research
Professor
Division of Health Sciences

Title: Impact of Patient Voice on Outcomes
Funding Agency: Institute of Translational Health Sciences Rising Stars Career Development Program for WWAMI ( Washington,Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho) region
Grant Period: June 2015 - May 2017
Purpose: To compare the impact of using an individualized quality of life measure to usual care in patients receiving treatment for cancer in the outpatient setting.


Mary NiesKelly Fanning

Kelly Fanning, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, Project Director/PI

Adjunct Faculty

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Co-Project Director/Co-PI

Director of Nursing Research
Professor
Division of Health Sciences

Title: Idaho Senior Refugee Interprofessional Holistic Health Project
Funding Agency: Nurse Education, Practice, Quality, and Retention Program; Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Grant Period: July 2015- August 2018
Purpose: Use an Interprofessional collaborative care model to provide healthcare services to the underserved refugee population in Idaho through the interprofessional education of nursing and other health discipline students.


Mary NiesSusan Tavernier

Susan S. Tavernier, PhD, RN, APRN-CNS, Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor and Accelerated Bachelor of Science Nursing Coordinator

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Primary Research Mentor

Director of Nursing Research
Professor
Division of Health Sciences

Title: The Patient Voice in Healthcare
Funding Agency: University of Nevada Las Vegas, CTR-IN Pilot Grant
Grant Period: July 2015 - July 2016
Purpose: To explore the impact of using a communication tool at the point of care for adults receiving therapy for cancer in the healthcare system.
Mary NiesErin Rasmussen

Erin B. Rasmussen, PhD, Principal Investigator

Professor, Psychology

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Independent Monitoring Team Member

Director of Nursing Research
Professor
Division of Health Sciences

Title: Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Impulsive Food Choice
Funding Agency: National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health.
Grant Period: June 2016 - May 2019
Purpose: To examine the extent to which food security status influences impulsive choice processes that relate to purchase and consumption of unhealthy foods.


Past FUNDING & SCHOLARSHIP

Mary Nies

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB, Principal Investigator

Dean and Professor

Title: Spatial and Census Data to Evaluate Obese Persons and their Environment (SCOPE)
Funding Agency: Research supported by the Mountain West Clinical Translational Research-Infrastructure Network under a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number 1U54GM104944.
Grant Period: December 2013 to July 2014
Purpose: Utilizing Geographic Information Systems (GIS), SCOPE will identify and couple geospatial data elements necessary to evaluate the built environment and its relationship to obesity in rural and urban areas.


Faculty Scholarship

SON Scholarship Report 2015

SON Scholarship Report 2014

SON Scholarship Report 2013

SON Scholarship Report 2012

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