ICHR membership is open to all ISU faculty. Are you a current member whose bio is not included? Complete the online form OR download the List of Researchers Bio Template and email it along with a headshot to Barbara Gordon, Assistant Professor, Nutrition and Dietetics, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you currently not a member and interested in joining? Contact Rick Tivis, ICHR Assistant Director, at email@example.com
Nicki L. Aubuchon-Endsley, PhD, LP
Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology
Research Interests: Behavioral medicine, health psychology, perinatal and developmental psychobiology, and neuroscience.
Gabriel Bargen, PhD, CCC-A/SLP
Associate Professor, Pediatric Audiology
Research Interests: Evaluating risk indicators for delayed-onset hearing loss and through community collaboration efforts, finding ways to make resources accessible to all children who are hard of hearing or deaf and their families.
Kristina Blaiser, PhD, CCC-SLP
Associate Professor, Speech Language Pathology
Research Interests: Program evaluation and assessment of children who are deaf/hard-of-hearing, family coaching, and telehealth models of service delivery.
Alycia Cummings, PhD, CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor, Developmental Speech Sound Disorders, Electrophysiology
Research Interests: Electrophysiological methods are used to examine the phonological representations of sounds in children with speech sound disorders.
Barb Gordon, MBA, RDN, LD, FAND
Assistant Professor and Chair, Nutrition & Dietetics
Research Interests: Dietary modifications for urological conditions, health literacy and social determinants of health, public health nutrition, evidence-based practice, and experiential learning.
Christine M. Hall, MAT, MPAS, PA-C
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Studies
Research Interests: Health disparities, underserved populations, access to quality health care, patient-centered care, Idaho immunization rates, cervical cancer screening and treatment, and cardiology.
Barbara Mason, Pharm D, FASHP
Professor and Director of Interprofessional Education, Pharmacy
Research Interests: The scholarship of teaching, medication adherence, transitions of care, community pharmacy and public health roles.
Elaine Nguyen PharmD, MPH, BCPS, BCACP
Assistant Professor, Pharmacy
Research Interests: Diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and health services, including pharmacy, telehealth, and rural care services.
Velma Payne, PhD, MBA, MS
Assistant Professor and Program Director, Health Informatics
Research Interests: Quality and safety, diagnostic errors, patient engagement, feedback, clinical reasoning, cognition, and cognitive heuristics and biases.
Renee Robinson, PharmD, MPH, MSPharm
Associate Professor, Pharmacy
Research Interests: Pediatric pharmacotherapy, public health, health disparities, mixed methods research, health outcomes, and clinical research.
Hillary E. Swann-Thomsen, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow, ICHR
Research Interests: Pediatric health psychology, health care utilization and delivery, perinatal psychobiology, developmental behavioral neuroscience
Susan S. Tavernier, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, Nursing
Research Interests: Cancer-related quality of life, personalized care, and distress management; decision making, integrative therapies, presence, evidence-based practice; and research design and methods.