Building a Program to Understand Lung Cancer Screening Behavior and Improve Communication and Decision-Making

When Sep 13, 2017 01:00 PM to
Sep 25, 2017 02:00 PM
Where Kosair Charities Clinical & Translational Research Building, Room 101/102
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Contact Phone 502-852-8385
AttendeesHealth Professions Students, Faculty, and Staff; Nurses from the Community; Public
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Dr. Lisa Carter-Harris is a behavioral scientist with over a decade of clinical experience as an adult nurse practitioner.  She completed her Ph.D. in Nursing at the University of Louisville followed by a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship in behavioral oncology at Indiana University.  She is an Assistant Professor in the IU School of Nursing and an Associate Member in the Cancer Prevention & Control Program at the IU Simon Cancer Center.  Her research focuses on understanding factors that influence decision-making regarding lung cancer screening.  She is Principal Investigator of an R15 funded by the National Cancer Institute to test her conceptual model on understanding lung cancer screening behavior from the patient perspective.

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