Transformational Research

Jukkala

Jukkala receives research award

Dr. Angela Jukkala and her research team have been awarded the 2014 Charles Barkley Health Disparities Investigator Award.


Disparities in cancer patients and caregivers

Marie Bakitas is using funding from the American Cancer Society to find the best ways to deliver palliative care services to patients and families to improve care, quality of life.


Improving oral care in dementia patients

Associate Professor Rita Jablonski is testing clinical interventions to improve oral hygiene for nursing home residents with dementia who exhibit care-resistant behaviors.