Lyon, Jackson-Cook awarded $3 million NIH grant
The VCU School of Nursing is pleased to announce that Debra Lyon, Ph.D., R.N., chair of the Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, and Colleen Jackson-Cook, Ph.D., professor in the VCU School of Medicine, have received a five-year, $3.6 million NIH grant to study Epigenetics and Psychoneurologic Symptoms in Women with Breast Cancer. The research team will also include School of Nursing researchers, Nancy McCain, D.S.N, R.N., FAAN, Angela Starkweather, Ph.D., R.N. and RK Elswick, Ph.D. Colleagues from the School of Medicine include Lynne Elmore, Ph.D., and Jacqueline Merrill, Ph.D.
Congratulations on this exciting announcement!