Karen Marek

Professor (FSC)
Faculty
DTPHX Campus
Mailcode
3020

Biography

Karen Dorman Marek (PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN) is the Bernita 'B' Steffl Professor of Geriatric Nursing in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arizona State University. Her research interests include community-based care models, cost effectiveness, care coordination, older adults, quality evaluation, medication management and home-based technology. 

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1992
  • M.B.A. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1992
  • M.S.N. University of Akron, 1983
  • B.S.N. University of Akron, 1981
  • Diploma - Akron City Hospital's Idabelle Firestone School of Nursing, 1976

Research Interests

  • Community-based care models
  • cost effectiveness
  • care coordination
  • older adults
  • quality evaluation
  • medication management
  • home-based technology

Publications

For a current list of publications and research activity visit experts.asu.edu.

Research Activity

  • Marek,Karen Sue*. Predicting Care Coordination Needs of Frail Older Adults from Longitudinal Data. U OF W-MILWAUKEE(6/1/2011 - 9/30/2012).
  • Principal Investigator, Center for Enhancement of Self-Management in Individuals and Families. NINR, P20, $1,499,650, September 30, 2007 to May 23, 2010. Rachel Schiffman PI May 2010 to June 2012.
  • Marek,Karen Sue*. Home Care Medication Management for the Frail Elderly. U OF W-MILWAUKEE(6/1/2010 - 1/31/2011).

Courses

Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
NUR 609 Quant Research Design Methods
NUR 692 Research
NUR 799 Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
NUR 618 Research-Based Health Policy
NUR 799 Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
NUR 609 Quant Research Design Methods
NUR 799 Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
HCR 220 Intro Nursing&Health Care Sys
NUR 692 Research
NUR 799 Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
NUR 609 Quant Research Design Methods
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
NUR 692 Research
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
NUR 609 Quant Research Design Methods
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
NUR 609 Quant Research Design Methods

Honors/Awards

  • 2007 - UWM College of Nursing Outstanding Achievement in Research Award
  • 2006 - UWM Foundation and Graduate School Research Award
  • 2005 - UWM College of Nursing Faculty Service Award
  • 2003 - MU Sinclair School of Nursing Faculty Service Award
  • 2000 - Robert Wood Johnson Nurses Executive Fellow