Lyndsey Medora Miller, PhD RN


Lyndsey Medora Miller, PhD RN portrait
  • Post Doc Fellow-Pd Dir, BenElg, Con Nursing
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, College Of Nursing



  • PhD, Nursing, Oregon Health & Science University. Project: Planning for dementia care together: A study of hospitalized patient-family caregiver dyads
  • BSN, College of Nursing, New York University
  • BA, Liberal Studies, Portland State University

Honors & Awards

  • Carol A. Lindeman Award for a New Researcher. Western Institute of Nursing, 04/2016
  • Dean's Award for Dissertation Research. Oregon Health & Science University, 04/2015
  • Hartford Award for Research & Practice. Oregon Health & Science University, 09/2014
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA [F31NR015195]. National Insitute of Nursing Research, 07/01/2014
  • Patricia G. Archbold Scholar. National Hartford Centers of Gerontological Nursing Excellence, 07/01/2012
  • Jonas Nursing Leaders Scholar II. Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence / J.A. Hartford Foundation, 09/01/2010
  • University Honors Scholar - Founders' Day Award. New York University, 01/2007


Lyndsey Miller is a nurse and a postdoctoral fellow in the College of Nursing, working under the mentorship of Michael Caserta, PhD. Her current research involves designing and implementing tailored interventions with the potential to improve dementia care planning by balancing the needs of family caregivers and the care values of persons with dementia.


  • Consortium for Families and Health Research, University of Utah (C-FAHR), Member, 09/2016 - present
  • Western Institute of Nursing (WIN), Member, 03/2015 - present
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Beta Psi Chapter , Member, 05/2013 - present
  • Alzheimer's Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART), Member, 06/2011 - present
  • Gerontological Society of America (GSA), Member, 09/2010 - present