Margaret Graham

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First Name
Margaret
Last Name
Graham
Credentials
PhD, APRN-CNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN
Associate Professor
Vice Dean
Address
140 Newton Hall
Address (Line 2)
1585 Neil Avenue
City
Columbus
State
OH
Zip Code
43210

Margaret Graham, PhD, CRNP, FAANP, FAAN, is vice dean and associate professor. An expert nurse practitioner, she has been educating students on nursing and health policy for more than 30 years. She is certified as both a family and pediatric nurse practitioner. She teaches at the graduate level and practices one day a week with Ohio State Department of Family Medicine.

Research Interests

Dr. Graham's interests include health policy issues related to advanced practice nurses (APN), improving health promotion and disease prevention and in providing greater access to graduate education through online delivery methods. Her research focus combines her experience with online delivery methods and health promotion disease prevention in a smoking cessation program using web-based audio conferencing. She is active at the state level in moving legislation and policies forward that will allow APNs to provide the citizens of Ohio greater access to care.

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News

August 05, 2020

The need for human touch is universal among critical care patients and is an important component of the nurse–patient relationship. However, multiple barriers to human touch exist in the critical care environment. With little research to guide practice, we argue for the importance of human touch in the provision of holistic nursing care.

July 20, 2020

The five-year, $3.13 million grant will deploy social-assistive robots at Ohio Living Westminster-Thurber and Chapel Hill Community in Canal Fulton near Canton for an eight-week trial. The study is aimed at curbing loneliness and apathy in older adults, especially for those with dementia.