2008 - 2009 Scholars

 

2008-2009 Scholars

Below is a list of our scholarship recipients for the 2008-2009 academic year and their research topics.  By clicking on the students' research topics, you will be linked to their brief Powerpoint slides that were presented at our Healthy Aging Scholars Presentations and Reception. 

ProgramStudentTopicFaculty Mentor

2008-2009
Myrene C. McAninch Undergraduate Scholarship

Ann LinDesigning a Survey to Assess Frequency, Challenges, and Effects of Proper Vision Correction in Older AdultsBarbara Cochrane

2008-2009
Germaine Krysan Undergraduate Scholarship

Daniel MooreAfrican American Hospice Use:  Teaching Health Professionals to Teach Their Patients about Hospice

Raleigh A. Bowden & Ardith Doorenbos

2008-2009
Healthy Aging Master's Scholarship

Michelle MeakoOrthopedic Nurses' Knowledge about Delirium and Related Risk Factors in Older Hospitalized Patients at Risk for Developing DeliriumHilaire Thompson

2008-2009
Healthy Aging Master's Scholarship

Betty VanderzeeA Qualitative Study of the Impact of the Caregiver Role on Lives of Informal Caregivers of Elderly Chinese ImmigrantsJenny Hsin-Chun Tsai

2008-2009
Germaine Krysan Doctoral Scholarship

 Li-Ching LuTaiwanese Older Adults and Healthcare Providers' View of Depression and Depression Prevention Doris Boutain

2008-2009
Healthy Aging Doctoral Scholarship

 Ellen McGoughExecutive Function, Physical Performance and IADL Function in Sedentary Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment Linda Teri