Lauren S Aaronson, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Professor
Ph.D. in sociology, University of Washington
MN (community mental health nursing), University of California-Los Angeles
BSN, California State University


Overview

  • KU faculty since 1989
  • Retiring in 2016

Current Teaching

  • NRSG 889 Grant Writing

Select Publications

  • Barohn, RJ, Herbelin, L, and Aaronson, LS (2015) Clinical research: New frontiers.  Merrill Series on the Research Mission of Public Universities, edited by Mabel Rice, University of Kansas
  • Waitman L.R., Aaronson L.S, Nadkarni P.M, Connolly D.W, and Campbell J.R.  (2014) The Greater Plains Collaborative: A PCORNet Clinical Research Data Network.  J Am Med Inform Assoc. 21:637-641. PMID: 24778202
  • Foehlich-Grobe, K. Lee, J., Aaronson, L., Nary, D., Washburn, R. and Little, T. (2014)  Exercise for everyone:  A randomized controlled trial of project Workout on Wheels in promoting exercise among wheelchair users.  Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 95, 20-28. PMID: 23872080
  • Aaronson, L.S. (2012).  Sampling; Data Analysis; Grantwriting (three different sections).  In J. Fitzpatrick (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Nursing Research, 3rd Edition, New York: Springer.
  • Wambach, K., Aaronson, L., Breedlove, G., Domian, E., Rojjanasrirat, W., and Yeh, H.  (2011) A randomized controlled trial of breastfeeding support and education for adolescent mothers.  Western Journal of Nursing Research, 33, 486-505. PMID:20876551

Grants

  • 3/01/14 - 8/31/15, (Co-Investigator, Patient Engagement Lead) The Greater Plains Collaborative, CDRN-1306-04631, from Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) as part of the national PCORNet initiative, ($7,000,000 total costs)
  • 6/01/11 - 2/28/16, (Principal Investigator) Heartland Institute for Clinical and Translational Research UL1 TR000001 National Center for Translational Science (formerly UL1 RR 033179 from National Center for Research Resources), NIH ($3,191,269 total costs) multiple PI with R. Barohn
  • 6/01/11 - 2/28/16, (Principal Investigator) Heartland Institute for Clinical and Translational Research KL2 TR000119 National Center for Translational Science (formerly KL2 RR 033177 from National Center for Research Resources), NIH ($652,585 total costs) multiple PI with R. Barohn
  • 6/01/11 - 2/28/16, (Principal Investigator) Heartland Institute for Clinical and Translational Research TL1 TR000120 National Center for Translational Science (formerly TL1 RR 033178 from National Center for Research Resources), NIH ($131,671 total costs) multiple PI with R. Barohn

Awards & Honors

  • 1995, Midwest Nursing Research Society Distinguished Contribution to Research in the Midwest Award
  • 2001, Ribbon of Hope Award: AIDS Community Service, awarded by the AIDS Council of Greater Kansas City
  • 2002, Faculty Investigator Research Award, University of Kansas Medical Center
  • 2014, Honorary Mentoring Award, University of Kansas Medical Center School of Medicine
Last modified: Apr 17, 2015

Contact

Lauren S Aaronson, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
Professor

P: (913) 588-1789
laaronso@kumc.edu

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