Margaret F. Clayton PhD, APRN

Curriculum Vitae

MARGARET F CLAYTON
  • Associate Professor, College Of Nursing
  • Assistant Dean for the PhD Program, College Of Nursing
  • Adjunct Professor, Communication

Research

Research Statement

Margaret Clayton is an Associate Professor in the College of Nursing, and a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Dr Clayton's primary research interest is cancer survivorship and end of life communication, specifically how patient/provider and nurse/ caregiver communication processes influence emotional and physical well-being. Outcomes include self-report and physiologic measures, as well as coding of verbal and nonverbal communication interactions.

Research Keywords

  • End-of-life care, Interest Level: 5
  • Patient-Provider Communication, Interest Level: 5
  • Breast Cancer Survivors, Interest Level: 5

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • A trial of the Medical Appointment Planner (MAP). PI: Clayton, MF. Huntsman Cancer Institute FUNDED, 06/01/2013 - 05/2014. Total project budget to date: $26,000.00
  • ACS Doctoral Degree Scholarship in Cancer Nursing. PI: Bloom, R. Co-PI(s): Ellington, L. American Cancer Society FUNDED, 07/2013 - 06/2015. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • Hospice Nurse - Cancer Caregiver Communication: A Foundation for Intervention. PI: Ellington, L. American Cancer Society ACS PEP 11-165-01-PCSM, 07/2011 - 06/2013. Total project budget to date: $144,000.00
  • Enhancing End-of-Life and Bereavement Outcomes Among Cancer Caregivers . PI: Kathleen Mooney PhD. Co-PI(s): Ellington, L; Berry, P; Casserta, M; Lund, D; Donaldson, G. National Cancer Institute P01 NIH/NCI PO1CA1338317, 05/01/2010 - 04/30/2015. Total project budget to date: $7,736,237.00
  • Fatigue in Breast Cancer Survivors . PI: Hartz, A. Huntsman Cancer Institute, 10/01/2009 - 10/01/2010. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • Relationships between Clinicians’ EHR-related Behavior and Interactions with Medical . PI: Haas, L. Department of Family and Preventive medicine, 03/01/2009 - 02/01/2010. Total project budget to date: $4,998.00
  • Expert Panel on Content Validity of Nurse-Caregiver Communication. PI: Ellington,L. Co-PI(s): Berry, P. College of Nursing, 03/01/2009 - 02/01/2010. Total project budget to date: $2,851.00
  • Immediate Emotional and Physical Responses to a Follow-up Medical Visit for Breast Cancer Survivors. PI: Margaret Clayton. Unioversity of Utah Research Foundation, 03/01/2008 - 08/31/2009. Total project budget to date: $26,000.00
  • Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholar. PI: Haynes-Lewis, H. (M. clayton Faculty sponsor). Jonas Foundation, 07/2014 - 07/2016. Total project budget to date: $0.00
  • Nurse Faculty Loan Program. PI: Clayton, MF. HRSA, 07/2014 - 06/2015. Total project budget to date: $99,875.00
  • Nurse Faculty Loan Program. PI: Clayton, MF. HRSA; FUNDED, 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2014. Total project budget to date: $136,055.00
  • Trial of the MAP Program. PI: Clayton, MF. Co-PI(s): Mooney, KM; Ellington, L. College of Nursing, 06/2013 - 06/2014. Total project budget to date: $0.00

Research/Scholarship Projects

  • Describing Day of Death; Funded by Sigma Theta Tau International Chapter Gamma Roe. PI: Margaret F. Clayton. 01/01/2016 - 12/04/2016.
  • Refining and Testing the Medical Appointment Planner. Funded by CCPS division of Huntsman Cancer Institute . PI: Margaret F. Clayton. 07/2015 - 07/2016.
  • Exploring Family Health History: A Cross-Cultural Investigation. Funded by the Consortium for Families and Health Research. PI: Kim Kaphingst. 05/2015 - 04/2016.
  • Survivorship, Symptom Management and Quality of Life (SSMQOL). Funded by the Cancer Control and Population Science Division of Huntsman Cancer Institute. PI: Anne Kirchoff. 01/2015 - 06/2015.
  • Palliative and End of Life Care (PEOLC). Funded by the Cancer Control and Population Science Division of Huntsman Cancer Institute. PI: Lee Ellington. 01/2015 - 06/2015.