Expertise

Kathy Jo Ellison's research interests are primarily oriented toward chronic illness and caregiver education and support. She has also conducted research on mammography attitudes and behavior, blood glucose control in post-operative diabetic clients, and several areas of student and patient education. Current areas of development include education and support of persons with memory problems and improved nursing education for mass casualty incidents.

Chronic Illness and Caregiver Support, Health Behavior, Mass Casualty Education.

Affiliations

Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Auburn University

Past Affiliations

Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Auburn University Montgomery (past)

Communities
Nursing
Degrees
PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1993
MSN, University of Alabama at Birmingham
RN
Keywords
nursing