Faculty & Staff Profile

Faculty/Staff Profile




Bernice Yates, RN, PhD
Associate Professor

Contact Information
University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
Center for Nursing Sciences
Room 50102
985330 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5330
UNITED STATES
tel:(402) 559-5460
E-Mail: bcyates@unmc.edu

Research/Scholarship

Dr. Yates' research focuses on:

  • Social support interventions to assist cardiac patients and family members in their physical and psychosocial recoveries from a cardiac event.
  • Strategies to improve adherence to secondary prevention guidelines for cardiovascular disease risk reduction.
  • Alternative methods of delivering cardiac rehabilitation services.

Recent Funding
DATES DETAILS
4/1/09-3/31/12 Bernice Yates (PI), Joe Norman, Kaye Krogstrand, Scott Shurmur, Jane Meza and Karen Schumacher (co-investigators) Title: Reducing Risk in Cardiac Rehabilitation: Partners Together in Health (PaTH) Intervention. Funding agency: NINR, NIH, R15. Total dollars: $225,000, 1R15NR010923.
9/14/09-8/30/12 Bernice Yates (PI), Joe Norman, Kaye Krogstrand, Scott Shurmur, Jane Meza and Karen Schumacher (co-investigators) Title: Reducing Risk in Cardiac Rehabilitation: Partners Together in Health (PaTH) Intervention. Funding agency: Clinical Research Center, UNMC. Total dollars: $145,603.
7/1/09-6/30/14 Carol Pullen (PI) Bernice Yates (Co-Director, Building Interdisciplinary Teams Core) Title: Interdisciplinary Healthy Heart Center. Funding agency: NINR, NIH, P20. Total Dollars: $1,000,000. 1P20NR011404. View website.