Susan Jones, PhD, RN, CNE, Institute for Rural Health in the College of Health and Human Services, was recently notified of continued funding from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for the Nurses Using Research, Service, and Education in Academia and Practice (NURSE-AP) project. This 5 year (2011-2016) project is a collaborative effort with Dr. Deborah Reed at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Jones received $17,540 for the fifth year of this project. An ultimate goal of the project is to prepare health care providers to deliver evidence-based care and health promotion services to a high risk occupation.
Learn more about the Institute for Rural Health at http://www.wku.edu/irh/.
Contact: Dr. Susan Jones, (270) 745-3213