Phase III Members (January 2015 - December 2015)

Leader

Keela A. Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN, AGSF
Professor & Co-Director University of Iowa John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence
Associate Dean of Faculty
College of Nursing
The University of Iowa

Co-Leaders

Debra Bakerjian PhD, RN, FNP
Assistant Adjunct Professor- Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
Vice Chair for FNP/PA Programs - Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of California-Davis
Claire M. Fagin Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2009
Betty Irene Moore Postdoctoral Fellow 2009-2010

Kristen Swafford, RN, PhD, CNS
Affiliate Faculty
Oregon Health & Science University
School of Nursing
Oregon Health & Science University John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Expert Reviewers

Patricia Bruckenthal, PhD, APRN-BC, ANP, FAAN
Chair, Department of Graduate Studies/Advanced Practice Nursing
Clinical Associate Professor
Stony Brook University
School of Nursing

Deborah Conley, MSN, APRN-CNS, GCNS-BC, FNGNA
Gerontological Clinical Nurse Specialist
Assistant Professor
Nebraska Methodist Hospital

Phase II Members (January 2011 - December 2014)

Leader

Keela A. Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN, AGSF
Professor & Co-Director University of Iowa John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence
Associate Dean of Faculty
College of Nursing
The University of Iowa

Co-Leaders

Debra Bakerjian PhD, RN, FNP
Assistant Adjunct Professor- Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
Vice Chair for FNP/PA Programs - Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of California-Davis
Claire M. Fagin Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2009
Betty Irene Moore Postdoctoral Fellow 2009-2010

Mary Ersek, PhD, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Lois L. Miller, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN
Professor Emerita
Oregon Health & Science University
School of Nursing

Kristen Swafford, RN, PhD, CNS
Affiliate Faculty
Oregon Health & Science University
School of Nursing
Oregon Health & Science University John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Workgroup Members

Chris Forcucci, BSN, RN, BA
Senior Vice President, Integrated Services & Research
Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana

Anne Marie Kelly, BSN, RN-BC, CHPN
Pain Management Educator and Consultant
Catholic Memorial Home

Barbara B. Phillips, DNS
West Palm Beach, Fla.

Sheria Robinson, MSN, RN, MHA, CHPN
Research Specialist
Hospice of Michigan

Phase I Members (January 2008-December 2010)

Representatives from five John A. Hartford Centers of Geriatric Nursing Excellence with expertise in pain and/or long term care were selected to complete the aims and objectives of the Pain Workgroup of the Center of Nursing Excellence in Long-Term Care™.

The following individuals contributed to the development of the GeriatricPain.org website:

Leader

Keela A. Herr, RN, PhD, FAAN, AGSF
Professor & Chair, Adult & Gerontology
RWJ Executive Nurse Fellow
College of Nursing
The University of Iowa
University of Iowa John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Co-Leaders

Debra Bakerjian PhD, MSN, FNP
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Claire M Fagin Postdoctoral Fellow 2007-2009
Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing

Mary Ersek, RN, PhD, FAAN
Associate Professor
University of Pennsylvania
School of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Lois L. Miller, RN, PhD, FGSA, FAAN
Professor
Oregon Health & Science University
School of Nursing
Oregon Health & Science University John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Kristen Swafford, RN, MS, CNS
John A. Hartford Predoctoral Scholar
Oregon Health & Science University John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Pao-Feng Tsai, RN, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence

Suzanne S. Prevost, RN, PhD, COI
Associate Dean
Practice and Community Engagement
University of Kentucky
Postdoctoral Fellow, John A. Hartford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow 2008-2009

Expert Reviewers

Janet K. Specht, RN, PhD, FAAN
Professor
College of Nursing, The University of Iowa

Christine Kovach, RN, PhD, FAAN
Professor
College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Joan Teno, MD, MS
Professor of Community Health
Brown Medical School

Ann Horgas, RN, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Research
University of Florida