Whitney Thurman

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PhD, RN Assistant Professor

NUR 3.424

Area:
Nursing Research Public Health Tenured/Tenure Track
Expertise:
Chronic Disease/Disability Health Disparities Interprofessional Health

Dr. Thurman is an Assistant Professor and a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholar alumna. She joined the faculty at the UTSON in August 2020 after completing her PhD at the UTSON in 2018 and a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in health outcomes research at the University of Texas College of Pharmacy. Her overall research interests center on studying the roots of health inequity with a particular focus on the intersections of disability and homelessness in order to understand how, when, and where to intervene to improve health and social outcomes.