Project Sponsor(s): Dr. Gina Evans-Hudnall
Project Title: Using Video teleconferencing to improve stroke self-management
Project Description: The project provides an integrated treatment that addresses psychological distress and stroke self-management to reduce the risk of a second stroke and improve stroke self-management. The treatment is provided using video teleconferencing technology.
Institution and Location: IQUEST
Eligibility for international students?:No
Expectations of student:
- The student must devote 10 hours per week to the project (consistent with a 3-credit course) and will develop a timeline of activities in collaboration with supervisor(s). The student will meet at least monthly with the faculty supervisor(s) to evaluate progress.
Prerequisite training: knowledge of excel and word, good interpersonal skills.
Knowledge and skills student can expect to gain: how to design and conduct a research study, manuscript and grant writing, how to administer psychological and health behavior assessment, individual, systemic and cultural factors that impact chronic disease management.