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Dr. Meredith Wallace Kazer

Associate Professor of Nursing
mkazer@fairfield.edu
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Honors

 Connecticut Nurse Association (2013) Virginia Henderson Award for Outstanding Contributions to Nursing Research.

 

American Academy of Nursing Fellowship Induction (2011)

 New York University Federal Nurse Traineeship

The John A. Hartford Foundation Institute for the Advancement of Nursing Practice Fellowship

Sigma Theta Tau - Theta Chapter Nursing Scholarship

Vassar Brothers Nursing Scholarship

Awards

American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award (2012) for Case Studies in Gerontological Nursing for the Advanced Practice Nurse.

American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award (2007) for Encyclopedia of Nursing Research 2nd Ed.

Eastern Nursing Research Society & John A. Hartford Foundation Junior Investigator Award (2004).

American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award (2003) for Prostate Cancer: Nursing Assessment, Management & Care

American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award (2001) for the Geriatric Nursing Research Digest

Springer Publishing Company Award of Excellence in Applied Nursing Research (2001)

Grants

Principal Investigator, Aging and Sexual Health: An Exploration of Experiences and Concerns . (April, 2013). Fairfield University Institutional Research Grant.

 

Principal Investigator, Primary-care Outcome Valued Initiative for Delivery of Education [PROVIDE]. (September, 2012).  Health Resources Service Administration [HRSA] Award  # 1 A10HP25177-01-00.

 

Principal Investigator, Validity and Reliability of the Geriatric Sexuality Inventory. (July, 2012). Foundation for the Scientific Study of Sexuality. 

Principal Investigator, Development & Feasibility Testing of a Web-based Self-Management Intervention for Older men undergoing Active Surveillance (AS) for Prostate Cancer (July, 2008) National Institute of Nursing Research Grant #P30NR08999.

Principal Investigator, Development of a Web-Based Uncertainty Management Intervention for Men with Prostate Cancer undergoing Active Surveillance.  (December, 2007) American Cancer Society Grant # IRG 58-012-50.

Principal Investigator, Creating Careers in Geriatric Nursing (December 2005). The John A. Hartford Foundation.

Co-Investigator Connecticut Leveraging Clinical Nurse Leader Partnerships to Provide a Pipeline to Expert Clinical and Faculty Positions (November, 2006) State Department of Public Health.

Principal Investigator, Palliative Care Nursing Integration (January, 2006) . Gustavus and Louise Pfeiffer Research Foundation.