Alycia Aileen Bristol, PhD, RN, AGCNS-BC portrait
  • Assistant Professor, College Of Nursing

Research Summary

Dr. Bristol is an Assistant Professor at the College of Nursing. Dr. Bristol’s primary research interest is to improve health outcomes and care coordination for older adults and family caregivers during hospitalization. Specifically, Dr. Bristol is interested in exploring the connection between intra-hospital transitions and discharge readiness.


  • BA, English and History, Walla Walla College
  • BS, Nursing, Loma Linda University
  • MS, Nursing; Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Loma Linda University
  • PhD, Nursing, The University of Arizona. Project: Family Caregivers' Experiences During Transitions Within an Acute Care Setting