Our Researchers

Bruce R. Troen, MD

School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Department of Medicine
Professor of Medicine & Chief, Division of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

AREAS OF RESEARCH: Geriatric Medicine

Yu-Ping Chang, PhD, RN

School of Nursing

Assistant Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship (Interim)

AREAS OF RESEARCH: Substance & prescription medication use in older adults; caregiving & medication management for individuals with dementia

Marsha Lewis, PhD, RN, FAAN

Dean and Professor
AREAS OF RESEARCH: Caregiver stress; developing family caregiver skills for the promotion of calm behavior in persons with dementia

Photo Junxin Li.
Junxin Li, RN, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology

Perelman School of Medicine & School of Nursing

University of Pennsylvania

Carolyn Montgomery, PhD, RN, ANP-C, GNP
Clinical Assistant Professor

AREAS OF RESEARCH: Gerontology with a focus on assisted living residents


Davina Porock, PhD

Vice Provost for Academic Personnel

CUNY - Lehman College

Bronx, NY

AREAS OF RESEARCH: Care of elders with life limiting conditions; person-centered care outcomes

Linda Steeg, DNP, RN, ANP-BC

Clinical Associate Professor

AREAS OF RESEARCH: Implementation and outcomes of DEU's in clinical education of baccalaureate prepared nurses