Professional Service

  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Qualitative Research Manuscript Review. 2020 - present
  • Utah Commission on Aging. Chair, Subcommittee for Research & Education. 2017 - present
  • EngAGE Utah; Board Member. 2015 - 2019
  • Utah Creative Aging Coalition, Member. 2015 - present
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: The Gerontologist Manuscript Review. 2015 - present
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: Journal of Applied Gerontology Manuscript Review. 2014 - present
  • Qualitative Health Research. Role: Reviewer. Manuscript Reviews. 2012 - present

Internal Service

  • Search Committee for the Assistant Dean of the Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program. Member, 2021 - 2022. service.
  • Research Committee. Member, 2021 - present. service.
  • Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program Advisory Committee. Member, 2021 - present. service.
  • T32 Interdisciplinary Training in Cancer, Caregiving, & End-of-Life Care Executive Committee. Member, 2021 - present. service.
  • Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program Advisory Committee. Chair, 2017 - 2021. service.
  • MS-DNP Program Committee. 2017 - 2020. service.
  • University of Utah Center on Aging Steering Committee. Member, 2017 - 2021. service.
  • Academic Program Team. Member, 2017 - 2021. service.
  • Arts in Health Initiative, University of Utah. Board Member, 2017 - present. service.
  • PhD Committee. 2016 - present. service.
  • Sigma Phi Omega, Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program. Faculty Advisor, 2015 - 2017. service.
  • Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program Advisory Committee. Member, 2014 - 2017. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Celebrate U: A Showcase of Extraordinary Faculty Achievements. Creative Works Honoree for Portrait of a Caregiver. J. Willard Marriott Library and the Office of the Vice President for Research, University of Utah, 2018
  • 2018-2019 Vice President's Clinical & Translational Scholar (VPCAT). Health Sciences, University of Utah, 2017
  • Outstanding PhD Student. College of Nursing, University of Utah, 2014
  • Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar. Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, American Association of Colleges of Nursing, 2012
  • Student Travel Award. BSS Section, Gerontological Society of America, 2011
  • Noorda Scholar. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, University of Utah, 2010
  • Outstanding Master's Student. College of Nursing, University of Utah, 2003
  • University Teaching Assistant. Gerontology Center, University of Utah, 2002
  • Jim & Joyce Harris Scholarship. Gerontology Center, University of Utah, 2001

Affiliations

  • Academy of Health Science Educators , Member, 07/2016 - present
  • University of Utah Center on Aging , Member, 08/2011 - present
  • Gerontological Society of America (GSA), Member, 10/2010 - present