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Christine K. Bradway
Faculty

Christine K. Bradway

Associate Professor of Gerontological Nursing
Patricia Pawlow
Faculty

Patricia Pawlow

Advanced Senior Lecturer A
Sarah Hope Kagan
Faculty

Sarah Hope Kagan

Lucy Walker Honorary Term Professor of Gerontological Nursing
Mary Ersek
Faculty

Mary Ersek

Killebrew-Censits Chair in Undergraduate Education

News:

Geriatric Society Honors Naylor

The Nancy Tatum, RN Award for Distinguished Service recognizes her research, service and dedication to the field of Geriatric Nursing.

Rising Obesity Levels Underscore Need for Enhanced Nursing & Post-Acute Transitional Care Models

Elderly, chronically ill people experience frequent changes in health status that require transitions among health care providers and settings. Significant attention has been focused on coordinated transitional care models that assure continuity of care, prevention of hospital readmission, avoidance of complications, and close clinical treatment and management. But specific transitional needs of obese people who need to be transferred to nursing homes for post-acute care are often overlooked.