Ellen M. Lavoie Smith, PhD MSN RN AOCN® FAANAssistant Dean of Research and Scholarship and Endowed Chair

Dr Smith is the Assistant Dean for Research and Scholarship and Marie O’Koren Endowed Chair in Nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing. She is also a Professor in the Department of Acute, Chronic and Continuing Care. Dr Smith was previously at the University of Michigan School of Nursing where she lead extramural funding from numerous sources, including multiple R01 grants from the National Institutes of Health. Her research program focuses on neuropathic pain related to cancer and chemotherapy treatment.
Primary Caregivers’ Knowledge Attitudes and Beliefs toward Palliative Care for Children with Cancer (235-3)
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama