School of Nursing

Current Faculty Funding & Scholarship

Idaho Senior Refugee Interprofessional Holistic Health Project

Project Director/Principal Investigator: Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB

Original Project Director/Principal Investigator: Kelly Fanning, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Funding Agency: Nurse Education, Practice, Quality, and Retention Program; Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Grant Period: July 2015- August 2018

Purpose: Use an Interprofessional collaborative care model to provide healthcare services to the underserved refugee population in Idaho through the interprofessional education of nursing and other health discipline students.


Jonas Nurse Leader Scholars

Principal Investigator: Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB

Funding Agency: Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, New York City, NY

Grant Period: 2014 - 2018

Purpose: Provide funding for Doctoral Students enrolled in the PhD program.


Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Impulsive Food Choice

Principal Investigator: Erin B. Rasmussen, PhD, Professor of Psychology

Independent Monitoring Team Member: Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB

Funding Agency: National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health.

Grant Period: June 2016 - May 2019

Purpose: To examine the extent to which food security status influences impulsive choice processes that relate to purchase and consumption of unhealthy foods.


Faculty Scholarship

Scholarship Report 2015

Scholarship Report 2014

Scholarship Report 2013

Scholarship Report 2012


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