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Current Projects

Research is the complement to your classroom experience at ASU. At ASU’s College of Nursing & Health Innovation, undergraduates and graduates alike are able to work with faculty on great challenges ranging in health and health care.

Listed below are active research projects being conducted by our renowned faculty. Students interested in participating with a research project should contact the principle investigator. 

Preventing Diabetes in Latino Youth

The study will test the effectiveness of a year-long, culturally-grounded, lifestyle intervention program for reducing diabetes risk in obese Latino adolescents with prediabetic diagnosis and...
PI: Gabriel Shaibi
CONHI Investigator: Colleen Keller


Chronic DiseaseDiabetes

Research Supplement: Effects of Meditative Movement (QigongTai Chi Easy) on Fatigued Breast Cancer Survivors

Post-doctoral fellow and gene expression biomarker researcher, Dr. Francisco Munoz, will serve on the study team. The 2-year supplement will allow Dr. Munoz to add markers of inflammation and...
PI: Linda Larkey


Biomarkers        Cancer        Meditation

Sleep-Related Determinants of Stroke: A Case-Sibling Study
PI: Megan Petrov
CONHI Investigator: Shawn Youngstedt

Sleep Health

¡Viva Maryvale! Family-Focused Diabetes Prevention

¡Viva Maryvale! will develop and test the feasibility, acceptability and preliminary efficacy of a family-focused, culturally-grounded diabetes prevention program for Latino women, children, and...
PI: Gabriel Shaibi
CONHI Investigator: Colleen Keller


Chronic DiseaseDiabetes

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