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CSU Nursing Faculty Saluting Champions of Excellence in Nursing Research and Practice

The CSU is proud to highlight the scholarly activities and recent research publications of its esteemed nursing faculty members.  Their research studies, published in well-respected and premier professional healthcare journals, are changing nursing practice and represent the scientific foundations of evidence-based nursing practice. 

Their research and scholarly accomplishments serve as illustrations of the CSU's pivotal role in providing stellar nursing education in California and in influencing nursing practice worldwide.

Champions of Excellence in Nursing Research and Practice
Dian Baker, PhD, APRN-BC, PNP, CSU Sacramento
CSU Bakersfield

From working with the Hmong population to ensure culturally-based diabetes management to preventing hospital-acquired pneumonia in all hospitalized patients, this CSU nursing faculty member is dedicated to putting evidence-based research into action.

Monika Eckfield, PhD, RN, CSU East Bay
CSU Bakersfield

“Help! I’m a Hoarder.”  Read about the research of one CSU nursing faculty who is studying elderly individuals diagnosed with a hoarding disorder to uncover factors associated with hoarding behaviors and to identify effective targeted interventions to help this vulnerable population.