Deb Penney CNM, MPH, PhD

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

  • Associate Professor (Clinical), College Of Nursing


Research Summary

Research areas include qualitative research of refugees (Somali, Bantu, Iraqi) perceptions of health and illness and the health care encounter. Water birth is a current research focus as well.

Research Keywords

  • Women, refugees, health, Interest Level: 3
  • Public Health, Interest Level: 3
  • International Health, Interest Level: 3

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • Bridging Gaps in Global Learning and Leadership. PI: Deb Penney. University of Utah Office of Global Engagement, 01/01/2017 - 12/31/2017. Total project budget to date: $10,000.00

Research/Scholarship Projects

  • Water Birth. PI: Gwen Latendress. 10/01/2012 - 10/01/2014.
  • Provider and Iraqi Muslim Refugeee Women's Perceptions and Experiences of the Health Care Encounter. PI: Patricia Murphy. 07/07/2012 - 07/07/2014.