Current Nursing Research Studies & Principal Investigator(s) 

School Nurse Knowledge of Updates to Asthma Guidelines Regarding Single Maintenance and Reliever Therapy
Lisa Henry, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

Comparison of the Knowledge, Attitudes and Beliefs of Nurses and Physicians Caring for the Mothers of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Infants Before and After an Educational Intervention
Chonita Krause, MHA, BSN, RN & Cheryl Meador, BSN, RN

A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing the Effect of Post-Discharge Phone Follow Up for Pediatric Asthma Patients on Readmission Rates and Medication Adherence
Meaghan Senior, MSN, RN

The Effect of Recreational Overnight Camps for Children with Congenital Heart Defects on Quality of Life
Julie Stumpf, MSN, RN

Externally Funded Research Projects

Engaging Families in NICU Care to Optimize Outcomes of Preterm Infants.  Funding: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.    
Joan R. Smith, PhD, RN, NNP-BC (Co-PI)
The Development of a Sensory-Based Clinical Practice Guideline and an Implementation Plan for Very Preterm Infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: A Necessary First Step Before Clinical Trial. Funding: University Research Strategic Alliance (URSA) Interdisciplinary Collaborative Grant Washington University in St. Louis. 
Joan R. Smith, PhD, RN, NNP-BC (Co-PI)