Simple Disruptive Technologies and Health Equity Innovation
The School of Nursing lecture series continues with February 17 lecture by Wendy Henderson, Ph.D., MSN, CRNP, FAAN
February 17, 12pm
Henderson’s research is focused on developing innovations to improve outcomes in patients with acute and chronic gastrointestinal and liver disorders. As a principal investigator and collaborator on multiple studies, she has focused her science on the brain-gut-microbiota axis and chronic effects of stress on intestinal health across the lifespan. She is an inventor and holds multiple patents and licensed technologies. Before joining the University of Connecticut as a professor in their School of Nursing, Henderson was an Intramural Investigator and Chief of the Digestive Disorder Unit within the National Institute of Nursing Research’s Division of Intramural Research at the National Institutes of Health.